Monthly Archives: July 2024

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Incoming first-year students take advantage of Wright State’s new student orientation sessions

Orientation is designed to connect first-year and transfer students with resources and tools to be successful and help them feel at home at Wright State. Continue reading

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

Pittsburgh Pirates select Wright State’s Andrew Patrick and Jake Shirk in 2024 MLB Draft

Junior outfielder Andrew Patrick and senior right-handed pitcher Jake Shirk were the latest Wright State baseball players selected in the Major League Baseball Draft. Continue reading

Posted in Athletics, Home news sidebar, News |

New book by Wright State political scientist Lee Hannah examines rise of medical marijuana in U.S.

Lee Hannah, professor of political science at Wright State, explores the spread of medical marijuana in his new book, “Green Rush: The Rise of Medical Marijuana in the United States.” Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Research, Social Sciences and International Studies |

WYSO Public Radio: Wright State alum, elementary teacher grows tree from seed that orbited the moon

A Coldwater Elementary School teacher was selected from 1,300 applicants to receive one of the 50 sweetgum seeds that rode in Artemis II when it orbited the moon in 2022. Rachel Tebbe planted the seed back in May. And now it’s a five-foot-tall tree … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Lake Campus student and paramedic publishes paper describing efforts to save patient’s life

Cory Agler, a Lake Campus student who works as a firefighter and paramedic at the Celina Fire Department, co-authored a case review in the Journal of Emergency Medical Services after helping to save a patient’s life. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, News |

WYSO Public Radio: New aviation pilot degree program takes off at Wright State

Wright State University is putting a new aviation degree program in the skies. According to a recent Boeing study, over the next 20 years, the U.S. aviation industry is expected to experience a shortage of 130,000 pilots. “There’s a huge … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Wright State staff member Nick Christian receives first Distinguished Dissertation Award

Nick Christian, director of assessment and accreditation at Wright State, received the Distinguished Dissertation Award after graduating with his Ed.D. in the spring. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Awards, Education & Leadership, Graduate, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Leadership Studies in Education & Organizations, News, Research, Staff |

Wright State medical student selected for prestigious clinical research program

Domenick Bartoletti, a medical student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, interned at the Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center in Seattle as part of the Robert A. Winn Diversity in Clinical Trials Award Program. Continue reading

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

Wright State grad Nicole Riegel to give talk after screening her new film at The Neon

Wright State motion pictures alum Nicole Riegel will participate in a Q&A following a screening of her new film, “Dandelion,” at The Neon on July 19. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Fine and Performing Arts, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Wright State to offer summer research experience in secure and trusted microelectronics for undergraduate students

Wright State will offer undergraduate students research experiences in cybersecurity during a new summer training program supported by the National Science Foundation. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Faculty, Home news sidebar, News, Research |