Pioneers of Potential

In 1892, the Wright brothers opened their bicycle shop in Dayton. They began to experiment with the crazy notion of flying machines—and changed the world. At Wright State, we see that same potential in you.

Student Profile

Corps curriculum

Peace Corps internship by Wright State’s Katie Rossman may provide career path
An urban affairs major, Wright State senior Katie Rossman plans to pursue a career working for the government or in nonprofit management.
Alumni Profile

Teaching temperament

Wright State alum, inaugural registrant Sheila Skimmerhorn caps career with stint at STEM school
Sheila Skimmerhorn, a two-time Wright State graduate, was the first student to register for classes at the university in 1964.
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Steller performance

Wright State graduate student Lindsey Steller wears many hats
Lindsey Steller, a grad student in the student affairs in higher education program, works in the Student Activities office, is president of a grad student organization and is adviser for the Black Student Union and Raiderthon.
Alumni Profile

American West provides inspiration for Wright State grad’s novel

Wright State graduate Ryan Ireland's latest novel is based on real-life events highlighting Stockholm syndrome, institutionalized power and the fading history of the American West.

ROWDY 5000 Food Drive

Monday, October 24 to Saturday, October 29
134 Allyn Hall

The Wright State Friendship Food Pantry is holding our 5th Annual Rowdy 500 campus-wide food drive from October 24t

Women's Soccer vs. Northern Kentucky

Tuesday, October 25, 7 pm
Alumni Field

Intimate Partner Violence Awareness/Domestic Violence Awareness Cell Phone Drive

Monday, October 3, 9 am to Monday, October 31, 5 pm
Women's Center (148 Millett Hall)

RA Applications Open for 2017-18

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 8 am to Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 5 pm
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Wright State University researchers find that olive trees could be vulnerable to emerald ash borer

Wright State researchers find that emerald ash borer, which is destroying ash trees in a large swath of the United States, can also successfully complete development on olive trees.

Musical Theatre Initiative bringing Broadway designer Tony Walton to Wright State

Tony Walton will discuss his career working on Broadway and in Hollywood during a special visit to Wright State University on Nov. 2.

Hands-on disaster

Wright State nursing students were among those who participated in a disaster response training exercise at Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness at Calamityville.