For the Media

Dayton.com: Wright State’s BIG connections to ‘Hamilton’

Excerpt When it comes to staging a Broadway play, Wright State University alumnus Cameron Holsinger can tell you a thing or two. He is the first assistant stage manager for the high-octane, spectacularly successful “Hamilton: An American Musical.” Holsinger started out as … Continue reading

DDN: Wright State grad who helped create ‘Black Panther’ movie named alumna of the year

Excerpt Hannah Beachler, the 2005 Wright State University graduate who has worked on some of the biggest Hollywood blockbusters in recent years, has been named the WSU Alumni Association’s “2018 Alumna of the Year.” Beachler will visit Wright State on … Continue reading

DDN: U.S. News ranks Wright State business, engineering programs in best colleges list

Excerpt U.S. News & World Report has released its 2019 college rankings and Wright State University made multiple lists. The Soin College of Business earned Wright State its highest rating in the annual college ranking. The college of business was … Continue reading

DDN: Wright State student picked for statewide military education council

Excerpt A graduate student at Wright State University has been selected to serve on a state military education council. Erin Lunday has been appointed to the State Council on Educational Opportunity for Military Children, which hears cases for the Military … Continue reading

Xenia Daily Gazette: Wright State core protected despite cost cuts

Excerpt Wright State University has experienced declining enrollments and budget deficits at various times during the past decade, with staff, administrators and faculty all having to tighten their belts. But in terms of lost positions, the data shows the university’s … Continue reading

Dayton.com: Nicole Scherzinger takes home major Wright State award

Excerpt The former lead singer of the Pussycat Dolls absorbed as much as she could while a student at Wright State University. “When I chose Wright State, I said I’m going to be a sponge and I’m going to get … Continue reading

DDN: These former colleagues didn’t know one another at Wright State. Then one donated a kidney to the other.

Excerpt For nearly two decades, they both worked at Wright State University at the same time, not far from each other. But they never met. Then in a very cosmic way, their paths crossed when Joyce Howes donated one of … Continue reading

DDN: Thousands of Wright State students begin moving into campus today

Excerpt   Students will begin moving into residence halls and apartments at Wright State University Thursday as classes prepare to start on Monday. About 2,300 students will move in through this weekend, a number down a little bit from previous … Continue reading

DDN: This former Pussycat Doll is coming to town for major honor

Excerpt One of Wright State’s most purr-fect former students is expected to return to her old stomping grounds. A lot has changed for former Pussycat Dolls lead singer Nicole Scherzinger since her days playing Julie LaVerne in Wright State’s 1998  production of “Show Boat” … Continue reading

VentureBeat: Wright State researchers part of team using use AI to match patients with primary care doctors

Excerpt Finding a primary care doctor is simpler than it used to be, thanks to on-demand services like ZocDoc, SimplyBook, and Doodle. But matching up with a clinician who’s compatible with your (or your family’s) personality is another story. Researchers … Continue reading