Author Archives: Bob Mihalek

2017 Employee Recognition recipients

Wright State recognizes employees who have completed between 10 and 40 years of service with the university. Continue reading

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From WDTN 2 News: Wright State students receive with winter accessories

Three groups at a local university are helping students on campus stay warm this winter. Students picked up free scarves, hats and gloves provided by the Wright State University Service Knitting and Crocheting Circle, the Women’s Center and University Libraries. … Continue reading

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WYSO talks to Wright State politcal scientist about how local medical marijuana bans may affect consumers

In 2016, Ohio became the 25th state to legalize medical marijuana. Since then, the state has been trying to implement the program, but that process hasn’t been entirely smooth. Many local municipalities have been reluctant to get on board. WYSO’s … Continue reading

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Fall 2017 commencement ceremony in photos

Wright State honored nearly 1,900 graduating students at its fall commencement ceremony Dec. 16 in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

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Wright State film grad Hannah Beachler talks about working on ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Black Panther’

Hannah Beachler, who received a B.F.A. from Wright State in 2005, talked about her successful career and answered questions during a discussion with performing arts students. Continue reading

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Wright State Theatre to present the cult-classic ‘Urinetown: The Musical’

The satirical musical runs Dec. 1 to Dec. 10 in the Herbst Theatre in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

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From Dayton.com: Wright State film grad to talk ‘Moonlight,’ Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’

Hannah Beachler, the award-winning production designer for the Oscar-winning film “Moonlight,” will discuss her work, including  Beyoncé’s “Lemonade,” at 3 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4 in the Creative Arts Center at Wright State University, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Fairborn. The talk is … Continue reading

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Wright State’s Musical Theatre Initiative to host long-time Broadway producer Jack Viertel

Jack Viertel will give a talk on his bestselling book, “The Secret Life of the American Musical,” and participate in an interview and discussion with Joe Deer, director of Wright State’s Musical Theatre Initiative. Continue reading

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From Living Dayton: students preview dance marathon fundraiser for Dayton Children’s Hospital

Wright State students Heath Marker and Bridget Fricke appeared on “Living Dayton” on WDTN to promote Raiderthon, the university’s 15-hour dance marathon fundraiser for Dayton Children’s Hospital on Nov 18–19 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Watch the interview.

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Wright State to hold forum on bringing together health and human services programs

Options to integrate programs on health and human services will be the focus of the next Let’s Talk community forum on Nov. 27 at 3 p.m. in the Apollo Room of the Student Union. Continue reading

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