Wright State in the News

BSoM professor quoted in DDN Medicaid coverage for new moms story

Dr. Sheela Barhan, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Wright State’s Boonshoft School of Medicine, said initially after birth there’s a few weeks of… Continue reading

DDN: Wright State lands $1.4M to work on substance abuse treatment

An assistant professor at Wright State’s Boonshoft School of Medicine received a two-year grant for a project with the goal to provide addiction recovery services to 18,000 Ohioans over the next two years. Continue reading

DDN: Wright State alumni turn dream into reality with craft brewery

Devil Wind Brewing is a tribute to the residents of Xenia. And its four owners — all of whom have connections to Wright State University — work to make it a place that feels like a gentle breeze. Continue reading

Sidney Daily News: Lake Campus to expand advanced manufacturing training programs

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Wright State University–Lake Campus will bolster its training programs in business and advanced manufacturing through a new Workforce Development Center. Continue reading

DDN: Wright State extends scholarship deadline for first-year students

Wright State University announced Wednesday it extended the deadline for scholarships available to new students who enroll directly from high school for the 2021-22 academic year. Continue reading

Wright State cybersecurity expert quoted in ABC News story

Ready-made software and utilities exist on the so-called “dark web” that a tech-savvy user could access to bring a company’s productivity to a standstill, according to Dr. Vikram Sethi, a professor, cybersecurity researcher and… Continue reading

DDN: Wright State receives financial ratings upgrade

Moody’s Investors Service has upgraded Wright State University’s credit rating and revised the institution’s outlook from negative to stable, the school announced. Continue reading

DBJ: President Sue Edwards on how Wright State is positioning itself for the future

In many regards, 2020 was a year filled with milestones for Wright State University. The university secured millions in federal research dollars, scored high marks in national rankings and began developing its first new college in more than 30 years. Continue reading

Dayton.com: Wright State graduate launches contemporary streetwear collection

A Dayton native has just launched his first fashion collection, and he has hopes that his thought-provoking merchandise will make a lasting impression on the masses. Continue reading

DBJ: Crawford Hoying acquires most of Wright State’s student housing, will invest millions to modernize

Crawford Hoying has taken over The Woods, Honors Hall, and other university housing along Zink Road, including The Village Apartments, College Park Apartments and University Park Apartments. Continue reading