Monthly Archives: May 2015

Wright State’s Donna Schlagheck honored at Ohio House of Representatives

Donna Schlagheck and Cliff Rosenberger

Ohio House Speaker and Wright State grad Cliff Rosenberger read a commendation of professor Donna Schlagheck in the House chamber May 20. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Model UN, News, Political Science |

Graduating Wright State medical student to receive Excellence in Public Health Award

Betty Cheney headshot

Boonshoft School of Medicine student Betty Cheney has focused on helping others attain high-quality lives by creating social and physical environments that promote good health. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, Medical Students, Medicine, News, Physician Leadership Development Program |

Wright State and Premier Health announce scholarship agreement for online RN-BSN program

Premier Health nurses talking

Wright State’s College of Nursing and Health and Premier Health will provide scholarship assistance for Premier Health nurses to earn a bachelor’s degree through the university’s RN-BSN Completion program. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Center for Workforce Development, Home news sidebar, Neuroscience Institute, News, Nursing & Health, Undergraduate |

Opening for LED art installation to feature artist Erwin Redl

Dial lit up in the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building

Artist Erwin Redl will discuss his LED installation “Dial” in the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building during an art opening May 26. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Arts Scene, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, Medicine, Neuroscience Institute, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, News, Science & Mathematics |

Boonshoft School of Medicine to hold commencement ceremony on May 22

Boonshoft students at Match Day

Ninety-five medical students at the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine will celebrate graduation on May 22 at 6 p.m. at the Schuster Performing Arts Center. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Commencement, Home news sidebar, Medical Students, Medicine, News |

Poetic license

Wright State’s James Guthrie taking over as editor of prestigious journal on Emily Dickinson
James Guthrie holding the Emily Dickinson Journal

Wright State English professor James Guthrie will assume the editorship of the Emily Dickinson Journal, the only publication devoted to her writing. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, English, Features, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Ohio House speaker, Wright State grad supports students with funding for internships

Cliff Rosenberger in the Ohio House

The College of Liberal Arts received funding for internship scholarships with help from Cliff Rosenberger, a 2012 Wright State graduate and speaker of the Ohio House. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Career Services, Center for Workforce Development, Communication, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology and Anthropology, Urban Affairs and Geography |

French lesson

Wright State’s Carine Verlin spins life’s challenges into gold
Carline Verlin in Wright State’s Friendship Food Pantry

Carine Verlin grew up in France and later weathered significant challenges. Today, the 43-year-old is a graduate student at Wright State with a psychology degree and is steaming toward a double master’s degree. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Education & Human Services, Graduate, Human Services, International Students, Leadership Studies, News, Psychology, Science & Mathematics, Student profiles, Teacher Education |

Video: Wright State offers zombie class

Students watching zombie film

Wright State lecturer Andrea Harris discussed her course Zombies & Gender in Pop Culture on “Fox 45 in the Morning.” The course explores the social significance of zombie films. Watch the interview on Fox 45.

Posted in News, Wright State in the News |

Art director

Sculptor Landon Crowell makes it happen at Wright State’s Fine Arts Building
Landon Crowell with Fine Arts Building equipment

Landon Crowell lovingly cares for the tools needed to make art in Wright State’s Fine Arts Building while pursuing his own artistic ambitions as a sculptor. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Profile, Art and Art History, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Staff, Staff Profile |