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Cheryl B. Schrader, chancellor of Missouri University of Science and Technology, named the seventh president of Wright State University, becoming the first woman to lead the university. Dr. Schrader will take office July 1.

"I am honored to accept the presidency and am excited for our future at Wright State! Thank you to the students, faculty, and staff for the warm reception. My family and I look forward to joining you!"
Cheryl B. Schrader, Ph.D.

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Coverage of Cheryl B. Schrader’s presidential appointment

A roundup of coverage of the appointment of Cheryl B. Schrader as Wright State’s next president on March 6.

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It was a full house in the Wright State University Student Union Atrium on March 6, as students, faculty, staff and community members gathered to witness university history.

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