Monthly Archives: April 2020

Remote reality

Kristin Baughman uses her education and experiences at Wright State to adjust to remote working

Kristin Baughman, a 2018 communication grad who works as a digital content writer, adjusts to working from home during the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Communication, Coronavirus, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Wright State student Miannah Lawrence wins mask-making contest

The Department of Art and Art History held a mask-making contest for art majors and students taking art classes. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Art and Art History, Coronavirus, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Graduating African, African American students to be recognized virtually with Kente Stoles, certificates

After the annual Kente Stole ceremony was canceled, the Bolinga Black Cultural Resources Center found an alternative means to honor graduating students. Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Bolinga Black Cultural Resources Center, Commencement, Coronavirus, Home news sidebar, News |

Boonshoft School of Medicine to hold virtual graduation ceremony May 2

The Boonshoft School of Medicine’s graduating class of 103 medical students will celebrate graduation virtually. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Commencement, Coronavirus, Home news sidebar, Medical Students, Medicine, News |

WDTN: Wright State to graduate over 2,100 students this spring

Excerpt Wright State University announced Wednesday that more than 2,100 students have completed the requirements to graduate this spring. The graduates of spring 2020 have had their official celebration put on hold due to COVID-19, the university will recognize their achievements … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Research for canceled symposiums produced by Wright State students published online

Wright State celebrates research by students produced for symposiums at Dayton and Lake campuses. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Coronavirus, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, News, Research, Undergraduate |

RSCOB Dean talks to DDN about Dayton region’s job losses

Thomas Traynor, professor of economics and dean of the Raj Soin College of Business, was interviewed by the Dayton Daily News about job losses caused by the coronavirus. “(Economic) decline tends to be self-reinforcing for a while – reduced production … Continue reading

Posted in Business, News, Wright State in the News |

ArtsUNgala generates scholarship support for students

$150,000 raised for students in the fine and performing arts

Sponsors, patrons, community members, faculty and staff generously contributed to ArtsGala even after the event was canceled. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Art and Art History, Arts Scene, ArtsGala, Coronavirus, Giving, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Music, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Virtual career fair for educators to be held May 4-12

Wright State students and alumni can submit their resumes for Pre-K through 12 teaching and other professional opportunities. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Career Services, Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, News, Student Success, Teacher Education |

More than 2,100 Wright State students complete requirements for graduation as class of 2020

While graduating students have had their official celebration put on hold due to COVID-19, Wright State will recognize their many achievements as they have completed their degree requirements. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Accountancy, Alumni, Athletics, Business, Commencement, Computer Science and Engineering, Coronavirus, Education & Human Services, Engineering & Computer Science, Faculty & Staff, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, International Students, Lake Campus, Liberal Arts, Marketing, Master of Public Administration, Mathematics & Statistics, News, Nursing & Health, Online Education, School of Public and International Affairs, Science & Mathematics, Student Success, Undergraduate |