Author Archives: Bob Mihalek

Convocation ceremony marks start of medical education for class of 2026

The Boonshoft School of Medicine will welcome 132 new medical students during the annual Convocation and White Coat Ceremony on July 9. Continue reading

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

Wright State ranked among top undergraduate nursing programs in the Midwest

Wright State’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is ranked the ninth-best in the Midwest and second in Ohio by NursingProcess.org. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, News, Nursing, Kinesiology, & Health Sciences, Rankings |

Wright State graduate Tom Jenkins receives prestigious science teaching fellowship

Tom Jenkins, a STEM teacher for Greenon Local Schools, was named an Albert Einstein Distinguished Fellow. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Education & Leadership, Graduate, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, News, Science & Mathematics |

13 Wright State faculty, staff and alumni named to Dayton Business Journal Forty Under 40 list

The honorees include Amir Zadeh, associate professor of management information systems, and Brooke Johnson Leppla, associate director of alumni and donor marketing and communication. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Biology, Business, Education & Leadership, Electrical Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, English, Faculty & Staff, Finance and Financial Services, Graduate, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Info. Systems & Supply Chain Management, Liberal Arts, Marketing, Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Health, MBA, Medicine, News, Nursing, Kinesiology, & Health Sciences, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Psychology, Science & Mathematics |

Wright State Nursing Chair Ann Stalter selected to advance environmental health nursing, research and education

Ann Stalter is a member of the inaugural cohort of the Environmental Health Research Institute for Nurse and Clinician Scientists. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, News, Nursing, Kinesiology, & Health Sciences, Research |

Carol Loranger appointed vice provost for faculty affairs at Wright State

Carol Loranger, the former associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts, had served as interim vice provost for faculty affairs since October 2021. Continue reading

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

Raiders’ season ends in NCAA Blacksburg Regional

Wright State finished the season with a 30-27 record, winning its fifth Horizon League Championship in the last seven seasons. Continue reading

Posted in Athletics, Home news sidebar, News |

Wright State alumna Beth Ferris appointed to university’s Board of Trustees

Beth Ferris, the CFO of Belcan, LLC, and a Wright State MBA graduate, was appointed to the Board of Trustees by Gov. Mike DeWine. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Business, Graduate, Home news sidebar, MBA, News |

State grant to provide Wright State engineering and computer science students with equipment to train in advanced manufacturing, data science

Students in the College of Engineering and Computer Science and at Lake Campus will be able to use the equipment to hone new skills needed in Industry 4.0 jobs. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, News, Research |

Wright State honored by State of Ohio for its support for military-connected students

Wright State was named a Collegiate Purple Star campus for creating a supportive and inclusive environment for military-connected students. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Military & Veterans, News, Rankings, Undergraduate |