Monthly Archives: August 2018

Boonshoft School of Medicine Family Medicine student group wins AAFP Program of Excellence Award

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) recognized the Family Medicine Interest Group of the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine as… Continue reading

Posted in Family Medicine, Medical Students, Medicine, News |

Leaving your legacy

On Aug. 13, a new bench was installed by the Wright State Ground Department in Alumni Grove, in the area between the Student Union, the Russ Engineering Center and the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. Continue reading

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

Wright State receives $13.5M in capital funding from the state

The projects supported by the state budget include renovations in Dunbar Library, repairs to the tunnels and an upgrade to the wireless and wired networks at the Dayton Campus. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Facilities & Planning, Home news sidebar, Libraries, News, Student Union |

Wright State’s academic core largely protected in cost-cutting campaigns

While every unit at Wright State shared in the reductions, the cuts have been driven by the priority of protecting the university’s academic core. Continue reading

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LANA director Julia Acosta appointed to ACE Women’s Network executive board

Julia Acosta will encourage faculty and staff to get involved as partners across the state to increase the number of women in leadership positions in higher education. Continue reading

Posted in Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Latino, Asian, and Native American Affairs, Leadership Studies, News, Staff |

VentureBeat: Wright State researchers part of team using use AI to match patients with primary care doctors

Excerpt Finding a primary care doctor is simpler than it used to be, thanks to on-demand services like ZocDoc, SimplyBook, and Doodle. But matching up with a clinician who’s compatible with your (or your family’s) personality is another story. Researchers … Continue reading

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Wright State student Shaun Wenrick appointed to Board of Trustees

Shaun Wenrick, an early childhood education major, will serve on the Board of Trustees until June 30, 2020. Continue reading

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

Xenia Daily Gazette: 24 graduate from Wright State professional psychology school

Excerpt The Wright State University School of Professional Psychology celebrated the graduation of 24 students at its 37th annual commencement ceremony July 20 in the Student Union Apollo Room. With the graduation of the class of 2018, the School of … Continue reading

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Perfect partners

Wright State’s Summer Partnership Institute big success with educators

Hosted by the College of Education and Human Services, the Summer Partnership Institute offered free professional development sessions to about 180 local educators. Continue reading

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

College of Nursing and Health creates training program for nurses in Malawi

The Wholehearted Resources In Global Health Teamwork, or WRIGHT, project aims to share knowledge and skills with Kaseye Community Hospital health care workers to improve patient care. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Community Service, Faculty, Home news sidebar, News, Nursing & Health |