Alumni

Getting into a rhythm

Wright State biomedical engineering alum Bridget Frost thriving at a heart technology company

Wright State University biomedical engineering alumna Bridget Frost helps develop devices used in cardiac surgery. Continue reading

Business builder

Wright State communication alumna Pamela Cone directs a nonprofit organization that helps women start companies 

Pamela Cone, a Wright State communication alumna, is director of Aviatra-Dayton a nonprofit organization that supports women in business. Continue reading

Paying it forward

Wright State graduate Bill Miller ’75 gives back to his alma mater through his generous support of the College of Engineering and Computer Science

Inspiring the next generation of engineers has influenced Wright State graduate Bill Miller to include the College of Engineering and Computer Science in his estate. Continue reading

Reasons to come home

The annual bonfire and chili cookoff, Alumni Awards and Wright Day to Give highlighted Wright State University’s packed Homecoming Week. Continue reading

Wright State celebrates Black fraternities and sororities with campus plots

Wright State University cut the ribbon on the new National Pan-Hellenic Council Memorial Plots. Continue reading

Take flight

Wright State partnered with some of the Miami Valley’s leading aviation and community organizations to host the second Festival of Flight. Continue reading

Brew coup

Wright State history alumnus Dan Lauro works as the lead brewer at Carillon Brewing Co.

Dan Lauro said he is lucky to have one foot in the craft beer world and the other in the history and education world. Continue reading

Critical care

Wright State biology alumnus Orly Leiva goes above and beyond to train as a cardiologist

Orly Leiva is spending nine years in specialized residencies and fellowships as he trains in interventional and critical care cardiology. Continue reading

A passion for research

Shashaanka Ashili ’02 helps international graduate students in electrical engineering pursue their research dreams

During Wright Day to Give, alumnus Shashaanka Ashili will offer a matching gift challenge for donation to the Shashaanka Ashili International Grad Student Research Fund. Continue reading

Wright State theatre grad Joey Monda wins second Tony Award

Joey Monda won his second Tony Award as a producer of the “The Inheritance,” which was named Best Play. Continue reading