Wright State in the News

Dayton Daily News: Want a job at WPAFB? Wright State event gives tips

Students attending the event learned about internships as well as full-time jobs in at the base, including work involving negotiating contracts, cybersecurity, buying equipment and managing the life cycle of aircraft and the equipment and supplies used by the U.S. Air Force. Continue reading

Dayton247Now: Wright State program gives high school students look at health care career, scholarship

A program at Wright State University is giving high school students an avenue to prepare for careers in science and health care, and the application process is now open. Continue reading

Dayton Daily News: Wright State student expanding international resume, has visited 65 countries on all continents

Through a career in the military and then as a government contractor, Sidney native Brandon Hubley has circumnavigated the globe — visiting 65 countries on all seven continents. But he has always found his way back home and to Wright State University. Continue reading

Dayton Daily News: Wright State student a champion for commuters

Bacon-Velasquez has also served at school’s Latino Center.

If commuter students at Wright State University had a superhero, it would be Selvin Bacon-Velasquez. Continue reading

Dayton Daily News: Two-day ‘Adventure Summit’ at Wright State includes speakers, demos, recreation vendors and more

Inspiring, informational and motivational, the Adventure Summit at Wright State University is a weekend-long celebration of outdoor adventure. Continue reading

Dayton Daily News: Wright State graduate finds sense of purpose, fulfillment

Bolin holds bachelor’s degrees in French, English.

Kaycie Bolin thought she was destined for a life of applying facials and chemical peels working as an esthetician when one evening she experienced a startling moment of clarity. Continue reading

Inside Higher Ed: Wright State hires peer mentors for international grad students

A new initiative at Wright State University in Ohio provides near-peer support for graduate students from outside the U.S. to aid their transition and promote student success.

In 2022–23, the United States hosted 467,027 international graduate students, a year-over-year growth rate of 21.3 percent, with graduate learners making up 44 percent of all international students, according to 2023 data from Open Doors. Across higher education, international students face unique challenges compared to their American … Continue reading

Yahoo: Premier anticipates decades-long impact from academic medical center with Wright State

Excerpt Wright State’s Boonshoft School of Medicine and Premier Health last month announced a partnership establishing Miami Valley Hospital as an academic medical center, the full impacts of which are expected to be felt in the years to come. The … Continue reading

Dayton Daily News: Nicole Scherzinger will make Broadway debut in ‘Sunset Boulevard’

Wright State University alumna Nicole Scherzinger is officially bringing her close-up to Broadway. Continue reading

Dayton Daily News: Wright State researcher receives mentorship award

Her work impresses American Physiological Society.

Clintoria R. Williams, Ph.D., associate professor of neuroscience, cell biology, and physiology at Wright State University, is the 2024 recipient of the A. Clifford Barger Underrepresented Minority Mentorship Award from the American Physiological Society. Continue reading