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Nov 20, 2015
Wright State University researchers are developing new software that can detect cyberbullying. The new software can search social media sites, like Facebook and Twitter, and detect messages that may be offensive or hurtful — and then alert the person who’s being targeted. …
Nov 19, 2015
Wright State cognitive neuroscientist Assaf Harel builds pioneering lab to probe how the brain processes visual images.
Nov 10, 2015
Researchers at Wright State's Kno.e.sis center are developing computer technology to analyze social media posts in an effort to identify and reduce cyberbullying.
Sep 17, 2015
Jennie Buckwalter, Jennie Gallimore and Stephanie Goodwin are latest Wright State women leaders to participate in the Higher Education Resource Services (HERS) Summer Institute.
Aug 24, 2015
Incoming Wright State student Sierra Butler helps resolve disputes at the Dayton Mediation Center. She will soon pursue a bachelor’s degree in psychology.
Jul 22, 2015
Wright State psychology professor Tamera Schneider will direct the National Science Foundation’s social psychology program in the Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences.
Jun 18, 2015
Wright State alumnus John McIntire '14 wins prestigious national aerospace award for his dissertation on stereoscopic research.
May 18, 2015

The custom-designed laboratories of the new Neuroscience and Engineering Collaboration (NEC) building provide an ideal setting to further advance the Department of Psychology's programs of study in behavioral neuroscience. The NEC design fosters interaction with other scientists working on related problems, as well as interaction across disciplines. This promises to yield innovative research and collaboration by tapping into the collective intellect of top neuroscientists, clinicians...

May 18, 2015
Carine Verlin grew up in France and later weathered significant challenges. Today, the 43-year-old is a graduate student at Wright State with a psychology degree and is steaming toward a double master’s degree.
May 14, 2015
Courses offered at Wright State give students a chance to indulge in a mind-expanding, creative exploration across various fields of study.