Rare Earth

Archaeologist and professor Lance Greene has students unearthing Revolutionary War artifacts at the site of the largest battle in Ohio where Kentucky militia fought against a Shawnee settlement aligned with the British.

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

Up to the challenge

Wright State’s Ellie Collins captains Army ROTC Raider Battalion Ranger Challenge Team
Ellie Collins, an international studies major, said she found more fulfillment in the academic challenges and opportunities offered at Wright State.
Student Profile

Mowing for dollars

Student Government President-elect Lukas Wenrick grew successful business out of early adversity
A senior majoring in social science education, Lukas Wenrick hopes to pursue a career in higher education and perhaps run for public office.
Alumni Profile

Game changer

Wright State alum Michael Kraack '99 makes his mark in video game industry
Wright State grad turns a computer science degree and love for gaming into a software engineering career, working on games played by millions of people.
Faculty Profile

Wine wizard

Wright State dean emeritus Charles Taylor sharing knowledge of wine and philosophy in international journal
Charles Taylor spent 35 years on the Wright State faculty and served as dean of the College of Liberal Arts from 2005 to his retirement in 2012.

Connections Day for Transfer and Nontraditional Students

Friday, August 12, 2 pm
Student Union/Endeavor Room

Attend Connections Day

Boonshoft SOM Family Fun Days: Newport Aquarium

Friday, August 5, 7:30 pm
Newport Aquarium, Newport, Kentucky

Dodge Ball with UCIE

Friday, August 12, 2 pm
Student Union Gym

Wright State students invited to attend presidential debate in New York

Hotel, food and airline expenses will be paid by donors who still want to support the debate experience of Wright State students.

Boonshoft School of Medicine interdisciplinary team awarded grant to enhance curriculum, expand medical training program

The Boonshoft School of Medicine, College of Nursing and Health and School of Professional Psychology received more than $450,000 to train future clinicians to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.

Higher Learning Commission reaffirms Wright State’s accreditation

Established as an independent university in 1967, Wright State received its initial accreditation in 1968 and has been continuously accredited since that time.