Monthly Archives: September 2015

Anti-sexist activist Jackson Katz to speak at Wright State

Jackson Katz will give a free talk at Wright State as part of the university’s Year of the Active Bystander program on Oct. 13 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Multicultural Affairs and Community Engagement, News, Student Union, Women's Center, Women's Studies |

Cuban journalist says increasing freedoms, relations with U.S. are giving young people hope

Cuban journalist Elaine Díaz Rodriguez discussed “Cuba in an Era of Change” as part of Wright State’s Year of the Active Bystander program. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Asian/Hispanic/Native American Center, Communication, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, International Studies, Liberal Arts, Multicultural Affairs and Community Engagement, News, Political Science, University Center for International Education |

Fifth annual Wright Brothers Day celebrates innovative spirit

Student flying slight simulator

Wright State will celebrate the innovative spirit of its namesakes and researchers working on campus today with the annual Wright Brothers Day Oct. 8. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Business, Engineering & Computer Science, History, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Marketing, Medicine, National Center for Medical Readiness, News, Special Collections and Archives, Student Union, WSRI |

Presidential debate coverage

Presidential Debate logo

Wright State University experienced a spike of media coverage when it was announced that university will host the first presidential debate on Sept. 26, 2016, in the Wright State Nutter Center. Here’s a roundup of the coverage. Dayton Daily News: Wright State pick … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Wright State will bring in Broadway luminaries

Jason Robert Brown headshot

Excerpt The yearlong program at Wright State University called “Musicals Rock” aims at immersing students and audiences in the world of Broadway pop and rock musicals. This year they will be introduced to Broadway stars Adam Pascal and Jason Robert … Continue reading

Posted in Liberal Arts, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures, Wright State in the News |

Flu shots available at Wright State Physicians Health Center

Wright State Physicians Family Medicine is offering influenza vaccinations at its walk-in flu shot clinic on Wednesday and Friday afternoons in October. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Employee Wellness, Family Medicine, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Wright State Physicians |

Wright State Theatre opens its 2015-16 season with ‘The Great Gatsby’

Wright State Theatre will open its 41st season with Simon Levy’s adaptation of “The Great Gatsby,” on Sept. 24-Oct. 4 in the Festival Playhouse. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Liberal Arts, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Boonshoft School of Medicine associate professor contributes to research on traumatic brain injury

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine researcher part of a team that concluded a history of traumatic brain injury is associated with the development of neurological and psychiatric illnesses. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Center for Global Health, Center for Healthy Communities, Faculty, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Master of Public Health, Medical Research, Medicine, News, Research |