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News - Special Collections and Archives

Mar 26, 2020
Wright State faculty, staff and students have come together to ensure lessons can be delivered remotely for the remainder of the spring semester.
Mar 10, 2020
Katharine Brown worked tirelessly for the betterment of women, both in the community and in the political arena.
Mar 5, 2020
Miami Valley School students visited the Wright State Special Collections and Archives to research primary sources for school projects.
Mar 3, 2020
Dayton Power and Light Company Foundation awarded a $75,000 grant to support the future Wright State Archives Center and Wright State students in engineering and business.
Nov 25, 2019
Call it luck, coincidence or divine providence, but just up the road from GE Aviation’s Evendale, Ohio, headquarters sits Wright State University’s Special Collections and Archives, home to the Wright Brothers Collection.
Jul 17, 2019
To commemorate the 50th university of the first moon landing, Wright State's Special Collections and Archives gathered materials related to the Apollo 11 mission from its collections.
Mar 28, 2019
In appreciation of his gift to the Discover Your Story campaign, one of the rooms in the Archives Center will be named the Dr. Gary Barlow Conference Room.
Dec 12, 2018
The exhibit gallery in the future Archives Center will be named the Linda Black-Kurek Family Foundation Exhibit Gallery where rotating exhibitions will showcase the depth of the collections.
Nov 14, 2018
Sixty years of diary entries by Milton Wright, father of Wilbur and Orville, will be published online by Wright State’s Special Collections and Archives.
Oct 24, 2018
Discover Your Story will transform the former corporate headquarters of the Wright-Patt Credit Union at 2455 Presidential Drive into the new home of Special Collections and Archives.

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