Community Service

Spreading love

Grant Benzinger, a senior guard on the Wright State men’s basketball team, recently returned from a 13-day trip to China with Athletes in Action. Continue reading

Medical students experience global health on Jamaica mission trip

Working in seven health care clinics throughout the parish, medical students helped treat about 70 patients a day. Continue reading

Volunteer Fair at Wright State draws a crowd

Wright State students, faculty and staff learned about opportunities to give back to the community. Continue reading

Wright State supporting Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

The Wright State University community is rallying to help people in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Continue reading

Campus buzzes with first weekend activities

Wright State freshmen and upperclassmen were able to participate in first weekend events over the past four days. Continue reading

Medical student helps indigenous Mayan population in Guatemala

Brianna Williamson, a Boonshoft School of Medicine student, took a year off from medical school to immerse herself in rural Guatemala and care for patients. Continue reading

Helping others

Over 500 families filed into the Wright State University Nutter Center parking lot as trunks of their cars were filled with fruits and vegetables. Continue reading

Medical students gain insight through global health experience in Malawi

Three Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine students helped clinicians with patients, checked on new mothers and worked in nutrition clinics, where they measured and documented children’s growth and immunizations. Continue reading

Wright State engineering students install X-ray system at a hospital in the African nation of Malawi

Wright State engineering students returned to Malawi to build a digital X-ray system, equip an X-ray room and train personnel at a hospital. Continue reading