"American Factory" Wins Oscar for Best Documentary

"American Factory," the latest film by Wright State University professor emeritus Julia Reichert and former motion pictures faculty member Steven Bognar '86, won the Oscar for best feature documentary at the 92nd Academy Awards ceremony February 9.

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Spanish sparkle

Lake Campus education student Katelyn Umstead sees Spain in her future
After working at an education camp in Spain, Wright State senior Katelyn Umstead hopes to teach in Spain following graduation in May.
Alumni Profile

Sound check

Wright State alumna Jocelyn Robinson on the hunt for historic audio at nation’s historically black schools
Wright State alumna Jocelyn Robinson is working with historically black colleges and universities to preserve audio recordings.
Student Profile

No doubt about it

Research award for Wright State biology student Tara-Yesomi Wenegieme shows lab prowess
Tara-Yesomi Wenegieme, a biological sciences major at Wright State, wants to become a doctor and conduct research, possibly in pathology.
Student Profile

‘Miles to go before I sleep’

Wright State graduate student Syeda Bahar shines as a campus and community leader
Syeda Bahar, a master of public administration student, is a leader on campus, has interned with nonprofit community organizations and has participated in an international leadership conference.

Spring Semester Break

Monday, March 2 to Saturday, March 7, 2020

There are no classes during spring break; most university offices will be open. Classes resume on Monday.

Rising: Women in American Culture since Suffrage

Sunday, September 1, 2019, 11:35 am to Thursday, April 23, 2020, 11:35 am

Wright State vs. NKU Basketball Game

Friday, February 28, 2020, 6:15 pm to 10 pm
BB&T Arena, 500 Louie B Nunn Dr, Highland Heights, KY

Rowdy Gras 2020

Saturday, February 29, 2020, 7 pm to 11 pm
Student Union Apollo Room

Precious metal

Engineering students receive hands-on experience with 3D metal printer
Lab in the College of Engineering and Computer Science is using the 3D metal printer to teach and train students in metal additive manufacturing.

Student entrepreneurs to compete in Wright Venture

Wright State students with promising ideas for a new business will compete for startup funds during Wright Venture on March 19.

Students say scholarships generated by ArtsGala at Wright State crucial

ArtsGala on March 28 raises scholarship funds for Wright State’s outstanding fine and performing arts students.