Monthly Archives: October 2018

DBJ: Wright State researcher wins $500K Navy award

A Wright State University researcher has been awarded $501,000 from the U.S. Navy to study the physiological reaction to fatigue and reduced oxygen. Matthew Sherwood, a research engineer at the university, and his team will partner with the Naval Medical … Continue reading

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Tunnel of Oppression draws hundreds

The Tunnel of Oppression is an eye-opening experience designed to help first-year students at Wright State University appreciate diversity and fight discrimination. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers study how changes in diet affect intestine

The research study “Dietary Fatty Acids Sustain the Growth of the Human Gut Microbiota” was published online in Applied and Environmental Microbiology. Continue reading

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Team led by Wright State professor Elliott Brown wins prestigious IEEE Best Paper Award for polarimetric radar work

Elliot Brown, the Ohio Research Scholars Endowed Chair in Sensors Physics, and his team of researchers were recognized for their research on the polarization of electromagnetic radiation, or radio waves. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Physics, Research, Science & Mathematics |

Learning to Lean In

Wright State University faculty and staff members shared experiences and learned from each other during the Wright Womxn’s Leadership Network inaugural speaker event. Continue reading

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Well prepared

The Career Center at Wright State hosted the Career Fair Fall 2018 on Oct. 16 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

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Wright State nursing students to lead Oct. 24 employee health fair

Flu shots, lifestyle screenings, benefits information and chair massages will be available for employees as part of a health fair led by students in the College of Nursing and Health. Continue reading

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Wright State to host conversation on ‘Moral Injury of War’ with award-winning journalist David Wood

David Wood will be joined by Wright State student veterans and military historian Jonathan Winkler. Continue reading

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Disaster training

Wright State University nursing students scream for help while injured patients lie motionless in an abandoned cement facility at Calamityville. Continue reading

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DDN: Dr. LeRoy of Wright State elected president of physician group

Excerpt A Dayton physician, Dr. Gary LeRoy, is the new president-elect of the American Academy of Family Physicians. The national physician group represents 131,400 physicians and medical students. The group stated that LeRoy in his new role “advocates on behalf … Continue reading

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