Author Archives: Jim Hannah

About Jim Hannah

Born in San Diego, Calif., and raised in Troy, OH. Graduated in journalism from Ohio State University. Worked at the Rome Daily American in Italy, the Indianapolis Star and The Associated Press, where I spent 30 years working in Columbus, Dayton and Washington D.C. Currently assistant director of public relations at Wright State University. Married, with three children.

Student investigations spotlighted at College of Science and Mathematics’ Festival of Research

The Festival of Research featured podium talks by student researchers and a poster session. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Biomedical Sciences Ph.D., Environmental Sciences, Ph.D., Graduate, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Medical Research, Medicine, News, Physics, Research, Science & Mathematics, Student Union, Videos |

Lake Campus baseball team helps fill sandbags for Celina medical center

The Mercer Health Community Medical Center is better protected from floods thanks to help from Lake Campus baseball players. Continue reading

Posted in Athletics, Community Service, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, News |

Wright State, Sinclair Community College renew commitment to students with 25 new associate and bachelor’s degree pathways

The Wright Path Partnership provides affordable, seamless student movement into a Wright State bachelor’s program after earning an associate degree at Sinclair Community College. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Enrollment Management, Home news sidebar, News, Student Success, Undergraduate |

Wright State’s STEMM Experience on Oct. 23 to give high school students a taste of in-demand majors and careers

High school students and their families can explore majors and careers in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine at Wright State’s STEMM Experience. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Engineering & Computer Science, Enrollment Management, Home news sidebar, News, Science & Mathematics |

Bosnian high school students in international leadership program make stop at Wright State

Students from Bosnia and Herzegovina toured Wright State’s campus and met with admissions staff and University Center for International Education representatives. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, News, University Center for International Education |

Effective detective

Early disease detection is the focus of an internship of Wright State biomedical engineering major Garrett Regan

Wright State senior Garrett Regan utilizes machine learning to detect aneurysms on CT scans during an internship. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Homepage feature rotator, News, Student Profile |

Damaris Serrano receives national Panamanian award for book on literature

The University of Panama honors Damaris Serrano, associate professor of Spanish with an award for her book on Panamanian literature. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Awards, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Modern Languages, News, Research |

Business builder

Wright State communication alumna Pamela Cone directs a nonprofit organization that helps women start companies 

Pamela Cone, a Wright State communication alumna, is director of Aviatra-Dayton a nonprofit organization that supports women in business. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, African and African American Studies, Alumni, Alumni Association, Alumni Profile, Communication, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Honors Program, Liberal Arts, News, Videos |

Wright State’s human resource management program ranked 50th best affordable in the nation

The Raj Soin College of Business offers a bachelor’s degree in human resource management as well as undergraduate and graduate certificates. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Home news sidebar, Management & International Business, News, Rankings |

Tau Beta Pi trifecta

Tau Beta Pi Laureate award latest honor for Wright State graduate engineering student Kara Combs

Graduate industrial and human factors engineering student Kara Combs was one of four students nationally to be named Tau Beta Pi Laureates this year. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Women in STEMM |