Monthly Archives: June 2017

Englewood Independent details alum’s gift for music practice room

Excerpt FAIRBORN — For eight years of their lives — between the ages of 7 and 15 — Steve and Mike King practiced the piano virtually every day on a baby grand in the living room of their Trotwood home. … Continue reading

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Loaded with Wright State STEM students, DDN touts SUCCESS program at AFIT, AFRL

Excerpt The Air Force Research Laboratory’s Students from Community College Gaining Skills and Experience in STEM, or the SUCCESS Program as it is known, is designed as a vehicle to introduce community college students to AFRL and the larger Air … Continue reading

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Geologist gem

Rita Ghose, who graduated with a master’s in earth and environmental sciences, studies geology to help boost the economy of Bangladesh. Continue reading

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Former Student Government president heading to Harvard

Lukas Wenrick, who graduated from Wright State in April with a degree in social science education, will attend the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, CLASS, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Liberal Arts, News |

Grand slam

Wright State practice room named for alum Marilee King, stickler for making sons hone piano skills on baby grand

Practice room in the Creative Arts Center honors Marilee King, who graduated from Wright State University in 1969 and who instilled a strong work ethic in her three sons. Continue reading

Posted in 50th, Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Arts Scene, Education & Human Services, Faculty & Staff, Giving, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Music, News, Political Science, School of Public and International Affairs, Teacher Education |

Class of 2019 enters clinical aspect of medicine

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2019 will reaffirm its dedication to the ethics and professionalism of medicine… Continue reading

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All business

Wright State business camp educates high school students for fifth consecutive year

Wright State business camp educates high school students for fifth consecutive year. Continue reading

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Dayton City Paper profiles Wright State public history grad student

Excerpt Their story is powerful. Nearly 400 freed slaves—including an infant less than 1-year-old and a woman over 100—make a 500-mile pilgrimage on foot and by horse from a Virginia plantation to promised land in Ohio in 1846, only to … Continue reading

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Making her mark

A Wright State alumna helped the Dayton Red Cross chapter celebrate its 100th anniversary in a large way.

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Posted in Alumni, Alumni Association, Art and Art History, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Liberal Arts, News, Videos |

Dayton Daily News report: Wright State students on Capitol Hill

Excerpt Two Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine students are pushing for improvements to health care in the nation’s capitol. The students spoke with Ohio legislators on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., in May as part of the American … Continue reading

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