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.

‘Miles to go before I sleep’

Wright State graduate student Syeda Bahar shines as a campus and community leader

Syeda Bahar, a master of public administration student, is a leader on campus, has interned with nonprofit community organizations and has participated in an international leadership conference. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Giving, Graduate, Homepage feature rotator, International Students, Liberal Arts, Master of Public Administration, News, School of Public and International Affairs, Student Profile |

Rising tide

Wright State to mark 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage with arts events, symposiums

“RISING: Women in American Culture since Suffrage” is a semester-long commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Arts Scene, CELIA, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Music, News, Research, Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries, Sociology and Anthropology, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures, Women's Studies |

Inside story

Wright State alumna Diane He gets up-close look at China as part of prestigious fellowship

Diane He, who graduated from Wright State with a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership, visited China after receiving a Zhi-Xing scholarship and fellowship. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Leadership Studies, News |

Caribbean karma

Lake Campus nursing alum Annette Huelskamp launches career from humble start in Haiti

Annette Huelskamp fulfilled a lifelong dream of working as a nurse after she graduated from the nursing program at Wright State Lake Campus. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Alumni Profile, Home news sidebar, International Students, News, Nursing & Health |

Matter of course

Wright State recognized by national education organization for remediation model

Wright State’s remediation model helps students succeed in college-level math and English courses. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, English, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Mathematics & Statistics, News, Science & Mathematics, Student Success, Undergraduate |

Wright State’s engineering, business online programs among nation’s best, says U.S. News and World Report

U.S. News recognizes Wright State’s Industrial and Human Factors Engineering, Master of Information Systems and Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management and MBA programs. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Business, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Info. Systems & Supply Chain Management, MBA, News, Online Education, Rankings |

Restaurant résumé

Wright State grad student Jazmin Perez sparkles at TEDxDayton Salon Food Talk

Jazmin Perez, who is pursuing a master’s degree in international and comparative politics at Wright State, grew up working in her parents’ restaurant. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Graduate, Homepage feature rotator, Liberal Arts, News, Political Science, School of Public and International Affairs, Student Profile |

Latest documentary by Wright State filmmakers Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar wins Oscar nomination

“American Factory” was nominated for an Academy Award in the Documentary Feature category. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Arts Scene, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Wright State’s nursing college named one of nation’s best by Nursing Schools Almanac

The College of Nursing and Health is committed to excellence in nursing education and providing competent nursing professionals to the Dayton and Lake Campus regions and throughout Ohio. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, News, Nursing & Health, Rankings |

Ripple effect

Wright State’s Lake Campus helps Ripple Project change lives of juveniles

The Lake Campus collaborates with the justice system and several agriculture organizations to teach juveniles on probation discipline, responsibility and the importance of community. Continue reading

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