Monthly Archives: June 2018

Night moves

Late hours helped Wright State senior Caroline Lawson develop her painting skills

Fine art major Caroline Lawson’s artwork has been displayed in the Wright State Stein Galleries, at ArtsGala and the Dayton Visual Arts Center. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Art and Art History, Arts Scene, ArtsGala, Liberal Arts, News, Student Profile |

Enlightened in England

Wright State students take inaugural rehabilitation and disability study abroad trip

The study abroad trip, led by the Office of Disability Services and the Rehabilitation Services Program, compared accessibility in England and the United States. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Disability Services, Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Human Services, News, Rehabilitation Services, Study Abroad, University Center for International Education |

DDN: Wright State trustees fire former provost Narayanan from faculty position

Excerpt Wright State University’s board of trustees voted to fire its former provost who has been on paid leave in a faculty position for more than three years. Six of the board’s nine members voted this evening to fire Sundaram … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Beavercreek News-Current: Wright State professor co-authors equity article

An extensive article on how inequity in physics is driving talented women out of the field, co-authored by Adrienne Traxler, assistant physics professor at Wright State University… Continue reading

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Teacher candidates from Wright State and other Ohio public universities wield huge impact across the state

Teacher candidates from Wright State had an economic impact of $5.6 million during the 2016-17 academic year, a new study finds. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Leadership Studies, News, Teacher Education |

Business scene

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

Fifteen high school juniors and seniors learned what it’s like to work in the field of business during a residential camp hosted by Wright State’s Raj Soin College of Business. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Business, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, News, Videos |

Wright State flute players record new composition for major woodwind publisher

A publisher asked the flute students to record “Ocean Suite for Flute Choir” after watching them perform last August at the largest annual flute event in the world. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Around Campus, Arts Scene, Faculty, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Music, News |

Learning with LEAP

Local high school students met with Wright State LEAP students to learn about the program

English language learners from Ponitz High School visited with LEAP students and toured Wright State. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Enrollment Management, Home news sidebar, Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes (LEAP), Liberal Arts, News |

Developing action plans focus of June 22 strategic planning mini-summit

During the June 22 mini-summit, the strategic initiative working groups will explore the proposed projects, outlining the scope of activities and the potential benefits. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News, Strategic Planning |

Dayton.com: Why two Wright State graduates have a reason to celebrate this year’s Tony Awards

Wright State University alums Layan Elwazani and Ross Fielhauer have reason to celebrate this year’s Tony Awards. After all, they’re respectively essential to “The Band’s Visit” and “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two,” among the most critically … Continue reading

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