Monthly Archives: September 2020

Running toward the danger

Two Boonshoft School of Medicine students rush to help communities in New Orleans and New York amid pandemic response

Wright State medical students Juliet Corcillo and Kyle Henneke ’14 found ways to make a difference in the first few months of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Home news sidebar, Magazine, Master of Public Health, Medical Students, Medicine, News, Nursing, Kinesiology, & Health Sciences |

A champion for students

Wright State’s new president, Sue Edwards, leads the charge in focusing on student success

For President Sue Edwards, turning around Wright State ties back to three pressing priorities: recruitment, retention and relationships. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Magazine, News, Photos, President |

Water power

Wright State professor Silvia Newell is a key player in a new state partnership on monitoring of wetlands

The Lake Erie and Aquatic Research Network will assess the effectiveness and future role of implemented and planned wetland restoration projects. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Home news sidebar, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |

AT&T supports new leaders

Raider Camp received a $10,000 donation from AT&T that will help the program continue to prepare incoming students for a successful college experience. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Giving, Home news sidebar, News |

Actor and Wright State grad Eddie McClintock to kick off Virtual Alumni Speaker Series

Wright State alumnus Eddie McClintock will discuss his acting career and his experiences at Wright State on Sept. 30 during Homecoming Week. Continue reading

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

Healthy volunteers needed for Air Force COVID-19 antibodies research

Wright State researchers have partnered with the Air Force Research Laboratory on a pilot study aimed at validating industry testing kits. Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus, Home news sidebar, News |

DDN: Oscar-winning ‘American Factory’ directors Reichert, Bognar win Emmy

Academy Award-winning filmmakers Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert of Yellow Springs won the Emmy for Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program for their acclaimed Netflix documentary “American Factory” Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

All business

Wright State senior Jugad Mattu’s interest in international business takes her through some surprising turns

Jugad Mattu will work for AmeriCorps as she nears her bachelor’s degree in business at Wright State. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Management & International Business, News, Student Profile, Study Abroad |

Wright State to hold virtual commencement ceremony for spring graduates on Oct. 24

Wright State will hold a virtual commencement ceremony on Oct. 24 to celebrate Dayton Campus spring 2020 graduates and Lake Campus summer 2019 through spring 2020 graduates. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Business, Commencement, Coronavirus, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Lake Campus, Liberal Arts, News, Nursing, Kinesiology, & Health Sciences, Science & Mathematics, Student Success, Undergraduate |

Wright State’s undergraduate computer science program ranked by U.S. News

Wright State computer science graduates are proficient in software and software systems across multiple application areas. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, News, Rankings, Undergraduate |