Military & Veterans

Foreign service

Two-time Wright State graduate Kathryn Chaney helps prep military personnel and other government employees for embassy assignments in Europe.

Kathryn Chaney weaves together her passion for travel, work experiences and two degrees from Wright State to thrive at the Defense Institute of Security Cooperation Studies. Continue reading

Wright State to host ‘Your Path to Our Health’ film series

Wright State University will showcase the 14 films on March 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in an installation in the Student Union Atrium. Continue reading

Latest Veterans Voices video, featuring Wright State student, to debut at Dayton Veterans Affairs Medical Center

“Jeremy’s Story,” a short video featuring Wright State student veteran Jeremy Dobbins, will premiere at the Dayton Veterans Affairs Medical Center on March 28. Continue reading

Top leaders at the Air Force Research Laboratory explore strengthening partnerships with Wright State

Senior leaders from the Air Force Research Laboratory met with Wright State administrators and deans to explore research opportunities. Continue reading

Mission accomplished

Air Force veteran and Wright State graduate Jonathan Granata ’15 finds a new duty in giving back

Air Force veteran Jonathan Granata found a home and the support he needed in Wright State’s Office of Veterans Affairs and later the university’s Veteran and Military Center. Continue reading

Wright State ranked among nation’s top schools for military students

Wright State University has been ranked among the nation’s best schools for veteran, active-duty and military dependent students. Continue reading

Wright State medical student to serve patients and country as Air Force officer

Lauryn Zielinski, a Boonshoft School of Medicine student and second lieutenant in the Air Force, hopes to be a part of an Air Force humanitarian mission team. Continue reading

Wright State student organizes luncheon to honor women in the military

Cheli Chappell, an Air Force veteran, organized the luncheon through her nonprofit organization Mothers and Daughters United. Continue reading

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team returns to Wright State for fundraising exhibition games

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team exhibition games at Wright State’s Nischwitz Stadium on Oct. 14 at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. Continue reading

Wright State’s Calamityville hosts Air Force’s Tech Warrior exercise for small businesses

Personnel from the Air Force Materiel Command and representatives of defense contractors took part in the exercise at the National Center for Medical Readiness at Calamityville. Continue reading