Monthly Archives: May 2018

DBJ: Wright State projects $7M budget surplus after two-year shortfall

Excerpt After a two-year budget shortfall, Wright State University is projecting a surplus for 2018. In a letter sent to the Wright State community, President Cheryl Schrader stated the university is “righting our financial ship,” and is predicting a $7.2 million budget surplus when … Continue reading

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One more mission

Hundreds of military veterans attended Veterans Moving Forward hosted by Wright State University. Continue reading

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Military expedition

Over 500 military veterans interviewed by Wright State alum Bridget Federspiel as part of history project

Bridget Federspiel works with both high school students and Wright State student veterans to interview U.S. veterans for the Library of Congress. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Alumni Profile, Education & Human Services, Faculty, Graduate, History, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Military & Veterans, News |

Wright State attorney honored by United Way of Greater Cincinnati

Mike Manzler, associate general counsel at Wright State, received the 2018 Ruth W. and Robert I. Westheimer Award for Continuous United Way Leadership for his decades of work supporting United Way. Continue reading

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Xenia Daily Gazette: Wright State student worked with monorails at Disney

Excerpt Wright State University student Hannah Tokasz is a Disney fanatic. She spent more than six months working at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, through a college internship program. She got the chance to drive “Monorail Green,” which became … Continue reading

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Conversation piece

Wright State plays key role in Conversations for Change, helping people struggling with heroin addiction

Wright State faculty, students and graduates supports Dayton program that assists people struggling with heroin addiction. Continue reading

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Raiders hosting Horizon League baseball championship tournament

The Raiders seek their eighth trip to the NCAA baseball tournament and first since 2016. Continue reading

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Fairborn Daily Herald: Five at Wright State honored as Distinguished Military Graduates

Excerpt The day of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, his father drove to Logan Hunt’s school in rural eastern Ohio and pulled his son out of his third-grade class. The two went home, sat together on the couch … Continue reading

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First Wright State strategic planning mini-summit produces ideas for most important overall goal

Five more strategic planning mini-summits will be held throughout the summer. Continue reading

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Innovation sensation

Wright State’s Innovation Weekend seen as big success; four more are planned beginning in the fall

Innovation Weekend brought students from four colleges together to devise potential solutions to real-world problems in the handling of battlefield injuries and mass-casualty situations. Continue reading

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