Monthly Archives: August 2017

Second Wright Leader Academy kicks off with new cohort of emerging university leaders

The second Wright Leader Academy cohort includes 14 participants from across the university. Continue reading

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Former Purdue lineman finds new team at Boonshoft School of Medicine

Jason Tretter’s commitment to his teammates illustrates one of the reasons he always wanted to attend medical school. Continue reading

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Winning serve

Tennis-playing daughter of Wright State alumni to follow father on the court

Jillian Milano, who graduated from Carroll High School last spring, is following in her parent’s footsteps and attending Wright State. Continue reading

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Sungazing

Hundreds of Wright State students, faculty, staff and guests stopped by the Quad for a solar eclipse viewing party on Aug. 21. Continue reading

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Wright State in the 1970s

The 1970s were a decade of firsts for Wright State University. Continue reading

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Cultural interest

Fellowship winner Max Tokarsky develops curriculum to help teen immigrants living between two cultures

Max Tokarsky, student in the School of Professional Psychology, recently completed a national fellowship offered by the American Psychological Association’s Minority Fellowship Program’s Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, News, Professional Psychology, Student Profile |

Wright State to welcome more than 1,300 new residential students on Move-in Day

Another 1,200 residential students to move back to campus Saturday, Aug. 26
Freshman Robert Lynd was one of many students who were thankful to have the help of volunteers for move-in day.

More than 1,300 new students are set to move in on the Dayton Campus during Wright State University’s annual Move-In Day on Thursday, Aug. 24, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Continue reading

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Wright State’s Lake Campus embraces, impresses Cheryl B. Schrader during her first presidential visit

Cheryl B. Schrader paid her first visit as Wright State University president to the Lake Campus, meeting with faculty, staff and community leaders. Continue reading

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DBJ story: Wright State Boonshoft School of medicine receives grant to fight opioid crisis

Excerpt Wright State University has received a grant in part to improve the treatment of opioid addiction. The Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine a one-year … Continue reading

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First-year students receive free calendars

Sarah Cicora, an academic adviser in the Department of Psychology, helped secure a donation from ACCO brands of 951 calendars for students taking first-year seminars at Wright State this fall. Continue reading

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