Author Archives: Karen Strider-Iiames

Wright State theatre alumnus shares in Tony Award for Best Musical

Joey Monda, who received a B.F.A. in musical theatre from Wright State, is a co-producer of “Hadestown,” which won eight Tony Awards June 9 in New York City. Continue reading

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Wright State theatre alumni working on Tony Award-nominated Broadway shows

The nominations come during a very good year for Wright State theatre grads on Broadway. Continue reading

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Wright State well represented on state higher education committee

New alumnus Daniel Palmer and Dan Krane, president of Wright State’s Faculty Senate, were appointed to the Ohio Undergraduate Mission Study Committee. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biology, Business, Economics, Home news sidebar, News, Science & Mathematics |

Petey Peterson honored nationally for contributions toward LGBTQA awareness

Petey Peterson, director of LGBTQA affairs at Wright State University, received the Julie B. Elkins Outstanding Service Award from the Coalition for Sexuality and Gender Identities. Continue reading

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Vets Moving Forward

Veterans invited to resource and job fair May 22 at Wright State

Hundreds of military veterans, service organizations and employers will be on hand for the Vets Moving Forward event in the Wright State Student Union on May 22 from 3 to 7 p.m. Continue reading

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Wright State students reflect on Civil Rights Pilgrimage

Wright State University students spent their spring break on a pilgrimage to historical sites associated with the civil rights movement. Continue reading

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Food for thought

Raider Food Pantry moves to new, larger quarters to provide better service to students

The Raider Food Pantry will host a grand reopening on Monday, April 15, from 2 to 4 p.m. in its new space in 055 Student Union. Continue reading

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Wright State nursing educator Sherry Farra receives national award in the field of disaster nursing

The American Nurses Credentialing Center has selected nursing educator Sherry Farra for its Certified Nurse Award in the National Healthcare Disaster Professional category. Continue reading

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Model of success

Wright State’s Model UN team continues tradition of excellence for 40th year

For the 40th consecutive year, Wright State University’s Model United Nations team won top honors at the National Model UN Conference March 24-28 in New York City. Continue reading

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ArtsGala at 20

Stage set for a magical evening featuring all the arts at Wright State

ArtsGala, which showcases all the fine and performing arts at Wright State University in one place and time, celebrates its 20th year on April 13 in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

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