Academics

Wright State to host online chats for families about fall semester

Parents and students can learn more about Wright State University’s plans for the fall semester during a series of online chats on Aug. 6, 12 and 18. Continue reading

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Wright State political science student Brianna Maschinot helps the homeless at St. Vincent de Paul

As a student at Wright State, Brianna Maschinot works at St. Vincent de Paul as well as interning with two local governments. Continue reading

Valerie Weber of Drexel University appointed dean of the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine

Valerie Weber is professor of medicine and the Deborah J. Tuttle, M.D., and John P. Piper, M.D., senior vice dean for educational affairs at Drexel University College of Medicine. Continue reading

Alumni say liberal arts degrees from Wright State prepared them well for the future

Their liberal arts degrees from Wright State University have helped students better communicate, better problem-solve and prepared them well for the future. Continue reading

Wright State faculty work to strengthen online courses for fall semester

Better online courses and more online offerings will greet Wright State students this fall semester thanks to the faculty’s strong response to training and their creative approaches to remote teaching. Continue reading

Wright State researcher Ulas Sunar wins $1.7 million grant to demonstrate novel approach for imaging and treating ovarian cancer

Ulas Sunar, director of the Biomedical Imaging Laboratory, is investigating new techniques to detect and treat small tumor nodules in ovarian cancer. Continue reading

Nine Wright State students receive State Department scholarships for study abroad in 2021

In 2019, Wright State was named among the institutions showing the greatest growth in sending students overseas by the State Department’s Gilman program. Continue reading

Wright State committees meticulously prepare for campus reopening

Long before Wright State announced plans to return to teaching for the fall semester, many administrators, faculty, staff and students had been working hard to make it happen. Continue reading

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Wright State faculty member David Seitz wins national journalism award for coverage of prison theater production

The biggest challenge was trying to get the prison inmates to open up when he was interviewing them. But the efforts of English professor David Seitz resulted in a national award. Continue reading

Rishi Kumar, former dean of Wright State’s College of Business, passes away

Rishi Kumar, former dean of Wright State’s College of Business, passes away

Rishi Kumar, who served as dean of the Wright State University College of Business from 1992 to 2001, passed away on July 13. Continue reading