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May 26, 2016

This Fall semester a new undergraduate neuroscience course will be offered for the first time. It is entitled How the Nervous System Works I, and is listed as BIO 4040-01. It will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:05-11:45AM.  It is geared towards students generally interested in the nervous system, as well as pre-med students, and is designed to be taken by juniors and seniors.

May 25, 2016
Wright State faculty reach out to the community to promote a new undergraduate neuroscience major.
May 17, 2016
College students considering medical school and their parents can meet with Boonshoft School of Medicine administrators and current medical students on June 8.
May 13, 2016

Dr. Lisa Kenyon's contribution to teaching in CoSM is being honored in two ways. First, the Dean has chosen Dr. Kenyon as the Dean's Teaching Fellow for 2016-17 academic year. Dr. Kenyon is being recognized for the leadership she has demonstrated in fostering education reform across the College and the University. Dr. Kenyon has been part of the CoSM team developing proposals for submission to the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Undergraduate Education Program. She has introduced active...

May 12, 2016
The 2015-16 Students' Choice Award goes to Dr. Chad Hammerschmidt in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences for receiving the greatest number of votes from our students.
May 12, 2016
Sarah Cicora, an academic adviser in the Department of Psychology, encourages students to meet with their adviser to learn about the many resources advisers can share.
May 10, 2016
Volunteers turned a vacant factory in a struggling East Dayton neighborhood into a green urban community garden.
May 4, 2016
Wright State statistics students will put their skills to work by analyzing data from presidential polls in every state to predict the likely nominees.
May 2, 2016
Wright State University honored more than 2,000 graduating students at its spring commencement ceremony April 30 in the Wright State Nutter Center.
May 1, 2016
Michelle Connor and Mary Kate MacLean

Senior physics majors Michelle Conner and Mary Kate MacLean look back on how they got to Wright State as they prepare to say goodbye as graduates.

MacLean, always a “science kid” as she remembers, has a father who is an engineer that used to quiz her on physics concepts at theme parks. She used to go to the library to check out Bill Nye the Science Guy and Magic School Bus VHS tapes.

Conner got into physics after having an inspiring teacher, “My high school...




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