Monthly Archives: January 2018

Daily Advocate: Wright State defines emojis

Excerpt Emojis have become a language of their own among smartphone users. There is a smiley face and a frowny face, clapping hands, thumbs up, thumbs down, hearts, kissy lips and thousands more. Emojis have grown to a number of … Continue reading

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Sidney Daily News: Wright State DAVE lab teaches business trends

Excerpt On a towering, 12-section video screen on the second floor of Rike Hall at Wright State University, data comes to life. Statistics are transformed into graphs, maps, timelines and even videos that give the numbers true meaning. It is … Continue reading

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Wright State Theatre presents ‘The Grapes of Wrath’

Wright State Theatre’s production of “The Grapes of Wrath” runs Feb. 1 to Feb. 11 in the Festival Playhouse in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

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

2008 Boonshoft School of Medicine graduate Kyle Horton running for Congress

Kyle Horton is competing in the Democratic primary in North Carolina’s Congressional 7th District. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, BSOM alumni, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Physician Leadership Development Program |

Perfect fit

Basketball players and coaches volunteered at the Life Enrichment Center to wash people’s feet and pass out 200 new athletic sneakers to those in need. Continue reading

Posted in Community Service, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, News, Videos |

Wright State musical theatre grad Christian Duhamel wins prominent award for emerging artists

The 2018 Kleban Prize in Musical Theater recognized 2005 grad Christian Duhamel as the year’s most promising musical theatre librettist. Continue reading

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

Lake Campus to open new Agriculture and Water Quality Center

Wright State University’s Lake Campus will celebrate the opening of its Agriculture and Water Quality Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Feb. 2. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Campus Growth, Facilities & Planning, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, News |

Boonshoft Scholars scholarship recipient committed to serving others

Julia Hitchcock, who graduated with a degree in biology from Wright State in 2017, is the recipient of the four-year Boonshoft Scholars scholarship. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Biology, Community Service, English, Giving, Home news sidebar, Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes (LEAP), Liberal Arts, Medical Students, Medicine, Modern Languages, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, News, Science & Mathematics, Student Profile |

U.S. News and World Report: Students at Ohio College Can Go Underground in Bad Weather

Students, faculty and staff walking in the Wright State tunnel system

Excerpt Students at an Ohio university can go underground during bad weather thanks to a network of tunnels. Wright State University’s pedestrian tunnel system links 20 of the university’s 22 buildings, reports the Dayton Daily News. The 2.2-mile labyrinth offers a climate-controlled … Continue reading

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Freshmen get involved with Student Government through internships

The Student Government Association internship program helps freshmen gain leadership skills, participate on campus and make new friends. Continue reading

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