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.
Student Profile

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.

Women in STEMM Leadership Institute Research Symposium

Friday, October 21,
12:30 pm to 5 pm
Wright State University, Student Success Center

Plan to attend our celebration of women who are doing research in STEMM disciplines.

Women's Soccer vs. Northern Kentucky

Tuesday, October 25, 7 pm
Alumni Field

"Discover Islam" - An Educational Poster Display

Monday, October 3 to Friday, October 21
Multicultural Lounge (161 Millett Hall)

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.