Of Beards and Men

Lecturer Christopher Oldstone-Moore’s book Of Beards and Men: The Revealing History of Facial Hair chronicles the history of facial hair from Mesopotamia to the 2013 Boston Red Sox. The book has garnered positive reviews from many sources including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Times London, and was featured on CBS Sunday Morning

Students: Apply for the Ticket Lottery or to Volunteer Now!

Wright State University students can now apply for the ticket lottery to attend the Presidential Debate OR register to be considered for a volunteer opportunity. All debate tickets that Wright State receives will go to Wright State students through a ticket lottery. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Dare to Do

At Wright State, we dare you to make waves, make friends, and make a difference. We dare you to pioneer and persevere, to succeed and soar. Dare to do at Wright State University.

Student Profile

College spirit

Wright State’s Nickolas Hayden flourishing on the heels of getting his GED
Nickolas Hayden is majoring in computer engineering and philosophy and hopes to pursue a career in computer programming or create apps or video games.
Student Profile

Target talent

Wright State grad student Matthew Scherreik’s paper on target recognition wins top award in international competition
Matthew Scherreik, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in electrical engineering, won the Lockheed Martin Best Student Paper award for the third year in a row.
Faculty Profile

Video vision

Wright State’s Noah Schroeder, students building sophisticated spaceship video game as teaching tool
The video game is designed for the many teachers who have trouble finding an educational video game that matches the content they want to teach.
Alumni Profile

Wright State Physicians nurse named 2016 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner of the Year

Teresa Muterspaw is a Wright State Physicians nurse practitioner at Five Rivers Health Centers Pediatrics and a graduate of the Wright State College of Nursing and Health.

Open House - Transfer and Nontraditional Students

Thursday, July 14, 4 pm
Student Union/Endeavor Room

Attend the Transfer and Nontraditional Student Open House: 

Boonshoft School of Medicine Convocation & White Coat Ceremony

Sunday, July 17, 2 pm
Schuster Performing Arts Center, 1 West Second Street, Dayton, Ohio 45402

Student Clinician's Ceremony

Monday, June 27, 6 pm
009 Auditorium, Student Success Center

UCIE's Discover Dayton Downtown Bike Tour

Friday, July 22, 6 pm
Link Dayton Bike Share Office: 10 N Ludlow St, Dayton, OH 45402

Rare earth

Wright State anthropology students uncover artifacts from Revolutionary War battlefield
The dig is part of a program created by assistant professor Lance Greene to investigate the archaeology and history of Shawnee settlements in Ohio.

Mock presidential debate in the works as part of campus activities leading up to real debate

Student Government is planning numerous debate-related activities, including festivals, musical acts and debate watch parties, on campus leading up to Sept. 26.

Theater theory

Wright State improv students use acting skills to give incoming freshmen glimpse of college life
Theatre students will perform sketches challenging situations incoming students may face during the Raider Academy residential summer program.