Monthly Archives: August 2015

Wright State Way pedestrian bridge set to open over I-675

Wright State Way ramp

Fairborn, Beavercreek, Wright State and Clark State Community College will celebrate the opening of the Wright State Way bridge with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Aug. 28. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Campus Growth, Disability Services, Facilities & Planning, Home news sidebar, News |

Wright State touts $209M in research over seven years

Excerpt Wright State University’s strategy to bring in more research dollars has resulted in $209 million in research contracts over the past seven years since it began a strategy to win more contracts from the government. It has pushed to … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Interest of conflict

Incoming Wright State student Sierra Butler helps resolve disputes at Dayton Mediation Center
Sierra Butler in the Student Union

Incoming Wright State student Sierra Butler helps resolve disputes at the Dayton Mediation Center. She will soon pursue a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Community Service, Enrollment Management, News, Psychology, Science & Mathematics, Student profiles, Undergraduate |

Traffic-management website for drones unveiled by Wright State Research Institute

GoFlyZone, a website and mobile app, is designed to prevent collisions and crashes among the rapidly growing number of drone aircraft. Continue reading

Posted in Center for Workforce Development, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, News, Research, Videos, WSRI |

Moving pictures

Wright State acting professor Jason Kaufman turns a dance piece into a film

Wright State acting professor Jason Kaufman turns a dance piece originally choreographed for the stage into a 30-minute film. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Arts Scene, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Thomas Sudkamp appointed to serve as provost at Wright State University

Tom Sudkamp in the Student Success Center

Thomas Sudkamp will serve as Wright State’s chief academic officer with the title provost and vice president for curriculum and instruction, and Mark Polatajko has been named chief operating officer and vice president of business and finance. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Business, Computer Science and Engineering, Education & Human Services, Engineering & Computer Science, Faculty & Staff, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Liberal Arts, News, Nursing & Health, Science & Mathematics, Student Success, Undergraduate |

Seminar to address domestic sex trafficking

The Boonshoft School of Medicine and the Ohio Statewide Area Health Education Centers Region IV will hold a seminar, “Protecting Our Community: Understanding Domestic Sex Trafficking,” on Sept. 22. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Center for Healthy Communities, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News |

Deconstructing Race: A Series On WYSO

Kimberly Barrett

Deconstructing Race is a series of commentaries about racial identity by Miami Valley residents. It’s co-curated by Kimberly Barrett, vice president of multicultural affairs and community engagement at Wright State University. The series features 10 people of varying ages and racial … Continue reading

Posted in Multicultural Affairs and Community Engagement, News, Wright State in the News |

Comedian Kevin Hart to perform at Wright State during Homecoming

Wright State’s Homecoming week will conclude with a concert by comedian and actor Kevin Hart Sunday, Oct. 11, in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, News |