Monthly Archives: March 2019

Wright State employees honored for excellence

Wright State University will recognize select staff and faculty members for their vital contributions to the university with the Awards for Excellence ceremony April 2. Continue reading

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Buddhism scholar Alicia Turner to speak at Wright State on April 4 about violence in Myanmar

The Piediscalzi Lecture in Religion will feature Alicia Turner’s talk on “The Violence of Buddhist Tolerance: Escalating Religious Difference in Myanmar/Burma.” Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Liberal Arts, News, Religion, Philosophy, and Classics |

Trade secret

Bloomberg Data Services gives Raj Soin business students financial insights, career boosts

Students at Wright State University’s Raj Soin College of Business have a special tool that enables them to quickly access detailed financial information, impress employers and get a head start on their careers. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Finance and Financial Services, Home news sidebar, News |

Strolling down memory lane

Retired Wright State professor Gary Barlow helps preserve the university’s priceless history with his gift to the Archives Center

In appreciation of his gift to the Discover Your Story campaign, one of the rooms in the Archives Center will be named the Dr. Gary Barlow Conference Room. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Education & Human Services, Faculty, Giving, Home news sidebar, Libraries, News, Special Collections and Archives, Teacher Education |

Homeless advocate, medical school alumna to speak at Academy of Medicine annual awards dinner

The Wright State Academy of Medicine awards dinner event honors outstanding medical students, residents and faculty from the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, BSOM alumni, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News |

ArtsGala at 20

Stage set for a magical evening featuring all the arts at Wright State

ArtsGala, which showcases all the fine and performing arts at Wright State University in one place and time, celebrates its 20th year on April 13 in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Art and Art History, Arts Scene, ArtsGala, Giving, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Music, News, Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Foreign affairs

Wright State ratcheting up efforts to recruit international students, expand education abroad

Wright State is expanding its efforts to recruit international students, enhance its Study Abroad Program, partner with faculty on internationalization efforts and build international components into the curriculum. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, International Students, News, Study Abroad, University Center for International Education |

Medical school researcher earns more than $3 million in grant funding to study vascular diseases

Ji Chen Bihl, assistant professor of pharmacology and toxicology, is working to unlock better treatments for ischemic stroke and reveal the intricacies of microvesicles and exosomes. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Medical Research, Medicine, News, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Research |

DBJ: Wright State University named among nation’s best for students with disabilities

Excerpt Wright State University has been named one of the best colleges for students with disabilities. The school is No. 3 on College Magazine’s Top 10 Campuses for Students with Physical Disabilities. The ranking was created based on a variety … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Water power

Paintings by Wright State arts alum Jennifer Rosengarten shine at Miami Valley Hospital South

Jennifer Rosengarten, who received her bachelor’s degree in painting from Wright State, was commissioned to create paintings for Miami Valley Hospital South. Continue reading

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