Author Archives: Wright State Media Team

Nearly 1,700 students graduate at Wright State’s spring commencement ceremonies

Graduating students and their families celebrated the culmination of their education at Wright State University’s spring commencement ceremonies on April 29 and 30 at the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

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DDN: Wright State alumna (’11), avid volunteer is community gem

‘She wouldn’t know how to function if she wasn’t volunteering’

“Everybody has something to give,” said Kelly Kimpton. “There are so many wonderful organizations in the Dayton area, there’s going to be something that resonates for you.” Continue reading

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DBJ: Wright State continues to expand partnerships with Wright-Patt through new programs, events and facilities

Wright State University has a long history of partnerships with Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Those efforts continue today, and are growing each year with new programs, facilities and events meant to connect students with the base. Continue reading

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DDN: ‘I love helping others … I want to be their voice’

Wright State student among the first wave of students in the Business Degree Completion Program

She was studying electrical engineering at Wright State University in the mid-1990s when she left to raise a family and start a career. Now she’s back. Continue reading

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Raiders fall to No. 1 Arizona in NCAA Tournament

Wright State recorded more than 20 wins for the sixth time in seven years and capture its first NCAA Division I postseason victory. Continue reading

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DDN: Wright State wins ‘military-friendly’ school designation

“The bronze award means that Wright State is within the top third of military-friendly schools,” the university said, noting that in 2021, more than 1,200 colleges participated in a survey on “military-friendly” attributes… Continue reading

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Raiders win Horizon League Championship, securing trip to NCAA Tournament

Wright State’s men’s basketball team earned its fourth trip to the NCAA Tournament with a 72–71 win over Northern Kentucky in the Indiana Farmers Coliseum. Continue reading

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Raiders top Cleveland State, advancing to play Northern Kentucky in Horizon League title game

The Wright State men’s basketball team will play Northern Kentucky for the Horizon League championship and a berth in the NCAA Tournament on March 8. Continue reading

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WCPO: Wright State alum from Ukraine riding out Russian invasion while reporting on it

Vladyslav Farapanov was a political science major at Wright State University just a couple of years ago. The Ukraine native was living in Dayton as a college student abroad while learning about international relations. Continue reading

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Dayton.com: Wright State social media director releases romance novel

On Feb. 15, Kathryn Halberg of Springboro released her second book, “Hidden Agenda.” The newest release by the author is the second in a series of books called “The Eller Series.” Continue reading

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