Author Archives: Lara Donnelly

Reality TV show could make Wright State students’ dreams come true

If you could become anything you wanted to be, what would you choose? Would you become a ballerina, or a ladies’ man? Continue reading

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Honors Institute dives into “Earth’s Oceans”

Photo of Dr. Robert Ballard

The man who discovered the wreck of the RMS Titanic, which struck an iceberg and sank during its maiden trans-Atlantic voyage in 1912, will be the featured speaker at the Wright State University 2012 Honors Institute. Continue reading

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Raiders ready to ring in the Year of the Dragon

Photo of three students dressed in Asian garb on stage giving the report of the year for the World, the U.S. and Wright State.

In many Asian cultures, the dragon is a symbol of success, royalty, happiness and good luck. In China, the dragon represents the emperor and the country itself. Continue reading

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Bring your school spirit to the Beat Butler Bash

It’s hard not to be excited about the Jan. 6 Wright State basketball game against archrival Butler. Continue reading

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Working with children changes Wright State student’s career path

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Wright State student Vanessa McKenzie started out as an art major… Continue reading

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Make a child’s wish come true this Christmas

Photo of toys collected for needy kids in the Miami Valley

If you’re at Wright State University during this intersession, you may have noticed the colorfully wrapped barrels… Continue reading

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Wright State Friendship Food Pantry gets into the holiday spirit

Photo of a student helping stock the Wright State Friendship Food Pantry

Thirteen students in need will be able to provide their families with a full Thanksgiving meal… Continue reading

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Wright State students make Dunbar pilgrimage

Photo of Jessica Nicole Wheeler at Paul Laurenece Dunbar's grave.

Paul Laurence Dunbar is one of Dayton’s gems. Continue reading

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College of Science and Mathematics Dean’s Circle reaches out

Photo of Dean's Circle students at a Q&A event for COSM at Raider Open House.

At last Saturday’s Raider Open House, some special students from Wright State Unversity’s College of Science and Mathematics… Continue reading

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Rebuilding peace in Rwanda

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The slogan “never again” is often applied to horrific events such as the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. Continue reading

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