Author Archives: Bob Mihalek

NCAA.com: Scott Nagy, Wright State to take trip to Dominican Republic to aid Haitian community

Excerpt Yes, last season, Wright State won a surprising 25 games, the Horizon League title and got the automatic berth before losing to co-SEC champ Tennessee in the first round of the NCAA tournament last March. All is well for … Continue reading

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Idea marketplace explores bold ideas to shape Wright State’s future

During the idea marketplace, the strategic initiative working groups used large colorful displays to present the project ideas they want to include in the strategic plan. Continue reading

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Lake Campus efforts to address water quality recognized by governor

Collaborative efforts between agriculture and water quality groups surrounding Grand Lake St. Marys were highlighted by Ohio Gov. John Kasich and other state officials. Continue reading

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Explore potential projects at next strategic planning mini-summit on July 13

The session will feature the “idea marketplace,” during which each of the 15 strategic initiative working groups will put on display the project ideas they have proposed for the strategic plan. Continue reading

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Wired: Wright State researchers organize academic conference on emoji research

Two years ago, Sanjaya Wijeratne—a computer science Ph.D. student at Wright State University—noticed something odd in his research. He was studying the communication of gang members on Twitter. Among the grandstanding about drugs and money, he found gang members repeatedly dropping the … Continue reading

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Wright State flute players record new composition for major woodwind publisher

A publisher asked the flute students to record “Ocean Suite for Flute Choir” after watching them perform last August at the largest annual flute event in the world. Continue reading

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Developing action plans focus of June 22 strategic planning mini-summit

During the June 22 mini-summit, the strategic initiative working groups will explore the proposed projects, outlining the scope of activities and the potential benefits. Continue reading

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Dayton.com: Why two Wright State graduates have a reason to celebrate this year’s Tony Awards

Wright State University alums Layan Elwazani and Ross Fielhauer have reason to celebrate this year’s Tony Awards. After all, they’re respectively essential to “The Band’s Visit” and “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two,” among the most critically … Continue reading

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Strategic planning process builds momentum with latest mini-summit

Anyone from the Wright State community can participate in the four remaining strategic planning mini-summits planned for this summer. Continue reading

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Raiders knocked out of NCAA regional tournament

The Raiders finish the season 39–17, after winning the Horizon League championship and making a return trip to the NCAA regional tournament. Continue reading

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