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Apr 23, 2014

Dan Krane, president of the faculty at Wright State, named an ACE Fellow by the American Council on Education.

Apr 18, 2014
Photo of Samatha Davis

Samantha Davis received the Graduate Excellence Award from the Graduate School on April 16, 2014 in recognition of her achievements in the Environmental Sciences Ph.D. program.

Congratulations, Sam!

Apr 14, 2014

Philip Lavretsky successfully defended his dissertation "PHYLOGENETICS, POPULATION GENETICS, AND EVOLUTION OF THE MALLARD COMPLEX" on Friday, April 4, 2014.  Phil's advisor was Dr. Jeff Peters of the Department of Biological Sciences.

Congratulations, Phil!

Apr 14, 2014

Scholars are honored with books purchased in their names for the Wright State University Libraries’ collections.

Apr 14, 2014

Reza Soltanian, an Environmental Sciences Ph.D. student working under the guidance of Prof. Bob Ritzi in Earth and Environmental Sciences, recently received a $1500 grant from the Geological Society of America for his research on carbon sequestration.  Reza's abstract is included below. 

Congratulations to Reza!

Understanding the Impact of Hierarchical and Multi-Scale Sedimentary Architecture on CO2 Sequestration

Apr 14, 2014

A visit to the dental clinic at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base inspired aerospace engineer Jun Kyung Ko to pursue a new career in dentistry.

Apr 11, 2014

More than 100 poster and oral presentations by Wright State University student researchers were delivered April 11 during the annual Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities.

Apr 7, 2014
Wright State Chemistry Poster Presenters at Dayton Chapter ACS Meeting

At the Annual Poster session at the American Chemical Society Dayton Section meeting on April 1st, four Wright State students were honored with awards for the best posters describing their research. Six awards were given, evenly split between undergraduate and graduate students. Two of the awards were sponsored by the Applied Spectroscopy Society and four by the Dayton Section. Winning the award for the best poster in the area of spectroscopy was Kevin Dorney, a graduate student guided by...

Mar 28, 2014

Ph.D. student Renee Albers is conducting key pregnancy research in the in the Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology.

Mar 25, 2014

Elementary, middle school and high school students are invited to participate in the Ohio Mathematics Competition at Wright State on April 12.