Giving

Hope and healing

After a tragic loss, Wright State student and single mother Ashley Elking finds solace in learning

Earth and environmental sciences major Ashley Elking knows that a good education is the key to a better life and future for her family and herself. Continue reading

Driveway 5K to raise money for Wright State’s Student Emergency Fund

Organized by Wright State Campus Recreation, the Driveway 5K promotes physical wellness while raising funds for the Student Emergency Fund. Continue reading

Wright State University Foundation awards Students First Fund grants

Seven projects selected for the third year of Students First funding

Seven projects were approved for Students First Fund grants, with awards ranging from $3,650 to $10,000. Continue reading

Living her dreams

ArtsGala scholarship helps Andrea Gutierrez study musical theatre at Wright State

As an ArtsGala scholarship recipient, Andrea Gutierrez is grateful for all of the support that ArtsGala patrons have provided over the years. Continue reading

Making the world a better place

The Pran Malhotra Education Fund honors a successful Indian immigrant who aspired to help others

Wright State alumnus Raj Malhotra hopes the scholarship will inspire students to follow his father’s lead and persevere until they have achieved their dreams. Continue reading

Time to bid

Online silent auction supports ArtsGala Scholarship Fund

The ArtsGala silent auction features original artwork by Wright State students as well as other items that will appeal to every taste, palette and sense of adventure. Continue reading

Piano project

Students First Fund grant helps Theatre Program purchase a new piano

The new Yamaha piano will enhance the teaching and learning experience for faculty and students. Continue reading

Helping students follow their dreams

Delores Etter ’70,’72 expands scholarship program for Wright State students from military families

Forty-four STEM students are receiving scholarship support, thanks to Wright State alumna Delores Etter and her husband, Jerry. Continue reading

Wright State receives grant from Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation for adaptive outdoor recreation

Wright State’s Office of Disability Services will purchase four off-road, electric, accessible quad bikes for the campus community. Continue reading

ArtsGala 2021 canceled due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

New fundraising endeavors provide opportunities to support student scholarships

To encourage contributions to the ArtsGala Scholarship Fund, the College of Liberal Arts partnered with Global Love Dayton to create a limited-edition snow globe. Continue reading