Monthly Archives: November 2021

Wright State scientists receive American Lung Association Discovery grant to advance lung cancer research

Weiwen Long, associate professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, and Marion Morel, a postdoctoral researcher, are studying non-small cell lung cancer. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Home news sidebar, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |

DDN: Wright State grad appears in HBO Max series ‘Sex Lives of College Girls’

Dayton native Renika Williams is among the cast of Mindy Kaling’s HBO Max series “The Sex Lives of College Girls,” streaming beginning Thursday, Nov. 18. Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Explore the Wright State woods at annual Runkle Woods Symposium

The Runkle Woods Symposium is an opportunity to explore the Wright State woods with faculty, staff and students who are involved in research and creative projects. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Biology, Chemistry, Communication, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Research, Science & Mathematics, Sociology and Anthropology |

Wright State Theatre presents regional premiere of ‘Circle Mirror Transformation’

Wright State Theatre will present “Circle Mirror Transformation,” by Annie Baker, from Nov. 19–21 and Dec. 3-5 in the Herbst Theatre in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Doc Night showcases documentary films by Wright State students

Doc Night showcases the best short student documentaries from the Documentary Semester of the junior year. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Clockwork

Wright State business grads Carlos Estrada and Hannah Jones launch a Bitcoin wristwatch start-up

Carlos Estrada and Hannah Jones credit international business courses in the Raj Soin College of Business for inspiring their watch company. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Business, Home news sidebar, Management & International Business, Marketing, News |

Wright State announces committee to oversee provost search

The university’s goal is to complete the search process in time to allow the next provost can join Wright State no later than the start of the Fall 2022 Semester. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News, Provost Search |

Book season

English faculty member Erin Flanagan publishes her first novel, with a second on the way

After releasing two short story collections, Erin Flanagan, a professor of English language and literatures at Wright State, published “Deer Season” earlier this fall. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Arts Scene, English, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Fast acting

Biomedical engineering and electrical engineering student Yara Hakim discovers blueprint for career success

Wright State graduate student Yara Hakim has been persistent in her pursuit of college credits, jobs and internships, leading to a position at Kettering Health. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Career Services, Electrical Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, News, Student Profile |

Easy glider

Two fraternity brothers at Wright State University raised more than $400 to fight cancer — and they did it without leaving their chair. Continue reading

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