Author Archives: Bob Mihalek

Wright State to hold forums on inclusive excellence and racial inequality

Through reflective discussion, forum participants can become more knowledgeable about recent racial injustices and the impact they have on everyone. Continue reading

Posted in Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News |

Wright State faculty, staff and alumni named to annual Forty Under 40 list

Winners with Wright State connections include a marketing faculty member, a staff member who runs her own community organization and 11 alumni. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Business, Communication, Education & Human Services, Faculty & Staff, Finance and Financial Services, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Leadership Studies, Liberal Arts, Marketing, Master of Public Administration, MBA, Medical Residents, Medicine, News, Political Science, School of Public and International Affairs |

Boonshoft School of Medicine Dean Margaret Dunn retires

Brenda Roman, associate dean of medical education and professor of psychiatry, will serve as interim dean of the School of Medicine. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, MBA, Medicine, News, Psychiatry, Surgery, Wright State Physicians |

Dawne Dewey looks back on her career in Wright State’s Special Collections and Archives

A lot has changed during Dawne Dewey’s three decades with Wright State University’s Special Collections and Archives. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Faculty & Staff, Graduate, History, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Liberal Arts, Libraries, News, Special Collections and Archives, Staff |

Wright State announces plans to reopen for fall semester

Wright State announced plans to return to teaching on its Dayton and Lake Campuses for the fall 2020 semester on Aug. 24 with a dynamic and flexible mixture of in-person and remote courses. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Athletics, Business, Coronavirus, Education & Human Services, Engineering & Computer Science, Faculty & Staff, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Lake Campus, Liberal Arts, Medicine, News, Nursing & Health, Online Education, Professional Psychology, Science & Mathematics, Student Success, Undergraduate |

Festival of Flight canceled for 2020, will return in 2021

The inaugural Festival of Flight in October 2019 welcomed more than 4,000 visitors to Wright State’s Dayton Campus. Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Coronavirus, Home news sidebar, News |

Bill Rickert, longtime faculty member and administrator, dies

A spirited member of the Wright State family for 45 years, Bill Rickert served as professor of communication, associate dean and interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts, and associate provost. Continue reading

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Student Government calls for unity at Wright State

The Student Government Association called for unity in the Wright State community and urged support for opportunities for students, including through intercollegiate athletics and student organizations. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Athletics, Home news sidebar, News |

Foodbank to hold mass food distribution at Wright State Nutter Center June 10

The Foodbank will return to the Wright State University Nutter Center for a mass food distribution on Wednesday, June 10, from noon to 2 p.m. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Coronavirus, Home news sidebar, News |

College of Business dean talks to DDN about rebooting the economy

Thomas Traynor, professor of economics and dean of the Raj Soin College of Business, was interviewed by the Dayton Daily News about the reopening of the economy in the Dayton region and around Ohio and how long financial pain will … Continue reading

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