Monthly Archives: January 2022

Peer Mentoring Programs help new students navigate and succeed at Wright State

Peer Mentoring Programs connect students with a peer coach who is trained on Wright State resources and knows when to connect students to a success coach, advisor or student advocate. Continue reading

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Wright State’s IHE, business online programs among nation’s best for 2022, says U.S. News and World Report

Wright State’s ranked graduate programs include Industrial and Human Factors Engineering, MBA, Information Systems, and Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Business, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Info. Systems & Supply Chain Management, MBA, News, Online Education, Rankings |

Wright State political science professor quoted in AP story about 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

AP: 2008 Beijing Olympics vs. 2022: No lofty promises this time
Laura Luehrmann

“Sports and politics do mix,” Laura Luehrmann, a China specialist at Wright State University…“Politics is about the distribution and use of limited resources — most notably power and decision-making… Continue reading

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New festival features winter fun

Wright State University kicked off the Spring Semester with the inaugural Winter Fest. Continue reading

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Neuroengineering research of Wright State faculty member Sherif Elbasiouny receives $2.72 million NIH grant to continue study of ALS

The research project employs engineering and neuroscience techniques to study how neurons that control muscles degenerate in ALS. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, Medicine, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |

Data driven

Graduate engineering student and data intern Kaitlyn Ellison was awarded the prestigious Cacioppo Scholarship

Interning with a defense contractor, graduate industrial and human factors engineering student Kaitlyn Ellison digs up elusive data and makes it understandable. Continue reading

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Sidney Daily News: The right frequency

Wright State University’s student-operated radio station, WWSU 106.9 FM, won a coveted 2021 ‘Spirit of College Radio Award,’ an honor bestowed on only 10 of over 600 participating stations from around the world. Continue reading

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Paul Lockhart, Peggy Kelly named Faculty Fellows at the Center for Faculty Excellence

Peggy Kelly was named the Faculty Fellow for Pedagogy and Paul Lockhart is the Faculty Fellow for Scholarship. Continue reading

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Wright State Physicians names David Dhanraj inaugural chief medical officer

David Dhanraj was also named associate dean for clinical affairs at the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

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Fortune ranks Wright State’s part-time MBA program among the nation’s best

Wright State’s Master of Business Administration Program develops managers and leaders whose understanding and vision encompass the total organization. Continue reading

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