Alumni

Wright State grad Jessica Edwards goes the distance for Edison State

Jessica Edwards, who is director of distance learning at Edison State, was named the college’s spring 2020 employee of the semester. Continue reading

Wright Day to Give shatters fundraising records

Annual giving day raises more than $205,000 to help Wright State students

25% of the gifts on the Wright Day to Give were directed to student emergency funds within the colleges, the Deedrick Student Support Fund or the Raider Food Pantry. Continue reading

Migration sensation

Wright State alumna and immigration politics expert Caress Schenk teaches at a university in Kazakhstan

A new book by Caress Schenk, who earned a master’s degree in international and comparative politics from Wright State, examines the strategic uses of migration management in Russia. Continue reading

Wright State Guardian and Newsroom staff honored in Ohio journalism contest

The Wright State Guardian Media Group was named the Best Daily College Newspaper in Ohio and staff members in the Offices of Communications and Marketing received three awards in the contest. Continue reading

Actuarial science students learn the business during internships at CareSource

Computer coding, research, teamwork and critical thinking were among the professional skills sharpened by Wright State students and graduates who interned at CareSource. Continue reading

Erica Taylor named assistant dean for diversity and inclusion at Boonshoft School of Medicine

Erica Taylor transitions to the role from her position as the pediatrics clerkship director at the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Trans Resource Week features online workshops for transgender and nonbinary people and allies

Transgender students and people in the community can learn about critical resources available to them during a series of online workshops on Oct. 13–16 Continue reading

Foreign affair

Four Wright State grads picked by French government to teach English to schoolchildren in France

Three French graduates and an English graduate were selected to participate in France’s Teaching Assistant Program. Continue reading

Wright State seniors and recent grads to exhibit artwork at Dutoit Gallery in October

Wright State seniors and 2020 graduates who were unable to participate in thesis exhibitions in the spring due will present some of their artwork. Continue reading

Racial Equity Task Force among Wright State initiatives to make anti-racism and inclusion a university priority

A grassroots coalition of students, faculty, staff and alumni is working on an initiative to confront racism and make anti-racist work a priority for the entire university community. Continue reading