Author Archives: Karen Strider-Iiames

Raider Open House

See all Wright State has to offer Friday, July 26

Raider Open House gives prospective undergraduate students, including transfer students, and their families a glimpse of all that Wright State has to offer. Future Raiders will learn about the many majors, financial aid, housing, student life, the University Honors program and more. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Engineering & Computer Science, Enrollment Management, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Liberal Arts, News, Nursing & Health, Offices, Online Education, Science & Mathematics, Special Categories |

Wright State and MVCTC sign agreement on LPN to BSN pathway

The alternative pathway speeds up the time it takes for an LPN to earn their bachelor’s degree in nursing from Wright State. Continue reading

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

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

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

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

Posted in Home news sidebar, News, Staff |

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

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Military & Veterans, News, Student Union |

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

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

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

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, News, Student Union, Videos |

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

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, National Disaster Health Consortium, News, Nursing & Health |