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.

Wright State’s 7th annual Network for Education Renewal Conference set for March 9

The Learn Local WSUNER Conference for local educators, administrators, organizations and the Wright State community will be held March 9. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, News |

Pregnancy-related research by Wright State professor Thomas Brown and team published in major journal

Thomas Brown, vice chair for research in the Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, published his latest research on preeclampsia in Scientific Reports. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, Medicine, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |

Professionals in criminal justice share insights, career advice with Wright State students

Wright State students interested in criminal justice careers interacted with alumni and other professionals who have flourished in those fields. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Applied Behavioral Science, Around Campus, Career Services, CLASS, Crime & Justice Studies, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

International leadership expert Bernd Vogel to keynote Organizational Effectiveness Lecture Series

Creating Energy in Your Organization: Finding the Spark to Support Change will focus on how leaders strategically activate, use and maintain energy, how it drives great organizations and helps leaders create change and reap its benefits. Continue reading

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

Taking care

Wright State economics chair Zdravka Todorova mentors international young scholars on economics and caregiving

Zdravka Todorova’s research looks at economic activity that is driven by diverse relations, including gift-giving, reciprocity, obligation and sacrifice. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Economics, Home news sidebar, News, Research |

Market value

Wright State business students help LEAP market pronunciation course to local international professionals

As part of a Small Business Marketing Planning course, Raj Soin College of Business students have developed a marketing plan for the Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes Intensive English Program. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Home news sidebar, International Students, Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes (LEAP), Liberal Arts, Marketing, News |

Wright State grad student Ronnie Moreland named among Dayton’s Top 10 African American Men of the Year

M.P.A. student and longtime community leader Ronnie Moreland was recognized by Parity Inc. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Career Services, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Master of Public Administration, News, School of Public and International Affairs |

Engaging experience

Wright State’s new Agents of Change community-engagement course a hot ticket with students

The new Agents of Change course empowers students to become more active citizens, create partnerships with community groups and promote positive change. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Community Service, English, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Political Science, School of Public and International Affairs |

Bean scene

Wright State’s student-run ReyRey Café turning in its best year yet

Operated by business students, the ReyRey Café in Rike Hall earned a profit for an entire semester for the first time since it opened in 2015. Continue reading

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Ring leader

Wright State music student Noah Carpenter brings the carillon to life from atop a bell tower at a Middletown church

Noah Carpenter, organ performance and vocal music education major, may be the youngest carillonneur in the country. Continue reading

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