Nursing & Health

Wright State’s College of Health, Education and Human Services will open next fall

The College of Health, Education and Human Services brings together the outstanding faculty, staff and students from Wright State’s health-related and education programs. Continue reading

Police story

Wright State nursing alum Sam Lewis leaps into law enforcement, winning honors at a Tennessee police academy

Sam Lewis used the nursing skills he learned at Wright State in the U.S. Army, a heart transplant unit and hospice. Continue reading

Wright State nursing students help administer COVID-19 vaccines in Greene County

Wright State nursing students administered hundreds of COVID-19 vaccinations during a clinic in Xenia. Continue reading

High school and college students can explore health care careers during virtual event

Path to Health Professions Day will be held online on Monday, Feb. 15, from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Continue reading

College of Nursing and Health ranked among best schools in the nation by Nursing Schools Almanac

The College of Nursing and Health was ranked 17th in Ohio and 83rd in the Great Lakes region. Continue reading

College of Nursing and Health ranked No. 3 in Ohio among accredited nursing schools

Wright State’s nursing program was recognized for its well-rounded nursing education in which classroom lessons are reinforced by labs and other experiential learning opportunities. Continue reading

Giving back

Childhood brush with cancer pushes Maria Donovan toward her nursing degree at Wright State

After she receives her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Wright State, Maria Donovan plans to work as a pediatric hematology and oncology nurse. Continue reading

In virtual commencement ceremony, President Edwards praises graduates for their resiliency

“To earn a college degree is a monumental achievement in its own right, but to complete it during a global pandemic is nothing short of heroic,” Edwards told graduates. “You are inspirational.” Continue reading

More than 1,300 students to graduate at Wright State’s virtual fall commencement

Wright State will broadcast the virtual fall commencement ceremony on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube beginning at 10 am on Saturday, Dec. 12. Continue reading

Body work

Nursing students use augmented reality in patient assessment thanks to a computer science partnership

Wright State nursing students use augmented reality to better assess patients with virtual hearts, lungs and other internal body parts coming to life to enhance the learning experience. Continue reading