Author Archives: Micah Karr

Startup internship leads to metaverse career for Wright State graduate

Computer science graduate Showri Chitti secured a full-time job after interning with Veera Engineering. Continue reading

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Wright State alumna honored with Excellence in Teaching Award

Beth Patterson, a first-grade teacher at Clark-Shawnee Elementary School, was honored by the Springfield Rotary Club. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Education & Leadership, Graduate, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, News |

Building new wings

Wright State mechanical engineering students created a system to automate a transonic dual-plane wing, a design that could enable aircraft to fly higher and faster. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, News, Research, Undergraduate |

Learning and growing

Wright State education and medical students are learning through discovery alongside school students at Westwood Elementary School’s garden. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Education & Leadership, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Master of Public Health, Medical Students, Medicine, News |

Prolific purveyor

The art of selling through storytelling

Wright State alumnus James Pearson is well known for helping emerging companies build successful global public relations plans. Continue reading

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

Civil conversations

Political science major Austin Leist wants to make a career out of having civil arguments as a lawyer and possibly a prosecuting attorney. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Giving, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Magazine, News, Political Science, School of Public and International Affairs, Student Profile |

Computer science student Swati Padhee named College of Engineering and Computer Science Intern of the Year

Swati Padhee researched the applications of artificial intelligence in medical assessment during an internship with the National Board of Medical Examiners. Continue reading

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Wright State graduate students take first, second at engineering conference

Wright State students’ research on hypersonic travel rose above hundreds of other graduate students’ work from surrounding states. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, News, Research |

Excellence in Human Relations (Classified)

Dawn Banker

Part of the series: President's Awards for Excellence 2020

Dawn Banker, administrative specialist in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, is dedicated to making life easier for those around her. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Awards, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Home news sidebar, News, President's Awards for Excellence, Science & Mathematics, Staff |

Excellence in Human Relations (Unclassified)

Paige Smith

Part of the series: President's Awards for Excellence 2020

Coworkers describe Paige Smith, admissions event program manager, as sunshine in human form. Continue reading

Posted in Awards, Enrollment Management, Home news sidebar, News, President's Awards for Excellence, Staff |