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.

Wakiuru Wamwara to receive Wright State’s International Education Award

Wakiuru Wamwara, associate professor of marketing, will receive the International Education Award during Wright State’s International Education Week. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Awards, Business, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Marketing, News, Study Abroad, University Center for International Education |

Tribal matters

Wright State student Aaron Osborn works to grow Native American Student Association

Aaron Osborn, a social science education major, embraces his family roots through the Native American Student Association at Wright State. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Homepage feature rotator, Latino, Asian, and Native American Affairs, Liberal Arts, News, Social Science Education, Student Profile |

Dramatic performance

Wright State theatre alum Sean Jeffries spreads his wings by teaching acting in China

After graduating from Wright State’s Theatre Program, Sean Jeffries taught drama and worked on professional productions in China for two years. Continue reading

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

Leadership program brings Bosnian high school students to Wright State

Students from Bosnia and Herzegovina learned about various programs and the admission process for international students during a visit to Wright State. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, International Students, Liberal Arts, News, School of Public and International Affairs, University Center for International Education |

Branching out

Wright State changes model for recruiting international students

Wright State expands efforts to increase the diversity of its international student population. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, International Students, News, University Center for International Education |

Quantum leap

Wright State alumna Nella Ludlow teaching trailblazing course in quantum computing

Nella Ludlow was invited to return to Wright State, where she received a master’s in computer science, to teach a quantum computing course in the College of Engineering and Computer Science. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News |

Thomas Traynor named dean of Raj Soin College of Business

Thomas Traynor had served as interim dean of the College of Business since 2017 after serving as associate dean for graduate studies and executive education. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Accountancy, Business, Economics, Faculty & Staff, Finance and Financial Services, Home news sidebar, Info. Systems & Supply Chain Management, Management & International Business, Marketing, MBA, News, Social & Applied Economics |

Economics alumni CareSource managers to give a career talk Nov. 7

Three Wright State economics alumni who work as managers at CareSource will discuss their careers and job roles with students and others at a campus forum. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Around Campus, Business, Economics, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Social & Applied Economics |

Gold standard

Wright State’s industrial engineering student chapter wins gold again

The Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers student chapter is thriving thanks to enthusiastic student leaders. Continue reading

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

Active duty

Alumnus, staffer Kip Wright puts heart and soul into Wright State’s Lake Campus

Kip Wright earned two degrees at Lake Campus, founded its Police Academy, is the campus’ conduct officer and has served as president of the Lake Campus Alumni Network. Continue reading

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