Wright State in the News

News-Sun: Wright State University joins federal effort aimed at reducing opioid deaths

Wright State University will team up with experts from five other universities – including Ohio State – to join a federal effort aimed at reducing opioid deaths by 40 percent over the next three years. Health and Human Services Secretary … Continue reading

Dayton.com: This weekend marks the 20th anniversary of ArtsGala, Wright State’s premier arts event

The stage is set for Wright State University’s 20th ARTSGALA Celebration on Saturday, April 13. The annual event raises money for scholarships in visual arts, film, theater, music and dance. Since it began it has raised more than $2.7 million. The … Continue reading

Van Wert Independent: Lake Campus to host Research Symposium

Scenic Lake Campus image

Excerpt On Thursday, April 18, Wright State University-Lake Campus will host the 2019 Research Symposium from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in James F. Dicke Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The annual Lake Campus Research Symposium is a … Continue reading

DDN: Wright State’s APRI helping city survey residents for first time since 2015

Excerpt West Carrollton is surveying residents on a range of topics involving city services, including police and fire services and trash collection. The survey facilitated by Wright State University’s Applied Policy Research Institute can be completed online as well as … Continue reading

DBJ: Wright State University named among nation’s best for students with disabilities

Excerpt Wright State University has been named one of the best colleges for students with disabilities. The school is No. 3 on College Magazine’s Top 10 Campuses for Students with Physical Disabilities. The ranking was created based on a variety … Continue reading

DDN: Wright State med students learn their future Friday

Wright State University medical students are one day away from tearing open envelopes and learning their future as doctors. It’s part of a ritual known as Match Day, which thousands of medical student have participated in each year. It’s a … Continue reading

Fox 45: Wright State education conference allows teachers to learn from their peers

Wright State University hosted a free educational conference Saturday for educational leaders in the Miami Valley. The Network for Educational Renewal Conference is an event that allowed teachers and other education professionals the chance to speak with each other, so they can … Continue reading

DDN’s Archdeacon: Wright State basketball teams lift morale on campus

Excerpt One by one thy came over to pay homage and show appreciation. There was an old, white-haired lady, two young black women, a guy in a ball cap drinking a beer, a father and his little daughter, a pair … Continue reading

DDN: Wright State receives praise for being disability-friendly

Photo of physicaly disabled Wright State students talking in a classroom.

Excerpt Wright State University is again receiving praise as a good campus for students with physical disabilities. The school was ranked the third best of 10 schools for students with disabilities by College Magazine this week, a quarterly publication written … Continue reading

WCSM Radio: Wright State University-Lake Campus Literacy Drive

Excerpt Wright State University–Lake Campus faculty, staff and students participated in WSU-Lake Campus Annual Literacy Book Drive. This annual event sponsored by the Lake Campus Diversity Committee is a Lake Campus tradition. The three-week event started on January 22 and … Continue reading