Author: Sarah Cavender (Sarah Cavender)

What is the Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration building?

The Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration (NEC) building was constructed in 2012 and completed in 2016. The $37.5 million dollar building houses mostly researchers. “The goal is to create an environment that fosters cutting edge research,” M.D. Ph.D Director, Mark Rich stated. “By having such a research facility, the hope is that graduate and undergraduate students will...

Entrepreneurship minor set to launch fall 2017

Earlier this year the Raj Soin College of Business announced it will be submitting a new program for entrepreneurship in the major and minor level. The major is still in the process of being approved by the state. Chair and professor, Kendall Goodrich stated, “I presented at the Leader to Leader conference at Wright State...

Can you become caffeine tolerant?

“Caffeine is a drug that acts on the central nervous system and significantly affects other organs such as the heart, blood vessels, kidneys and adrenal hormones,” according to Nutrition Myths. For most college students, they know the lifesaving abilities coffee has on finishing an assignment late into the night or getting through a two hour...

Top WSU administration looks for new positions

Wright State University Provost Thomas Sudkamp and associate provost Steven Berberich have both applied to positions at Arkansas State University. Sudkamp applied for the position of chancellor of the university located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. The university’s previous chancellor resigned after he became the subject of interest in an internal audit at the University of Arkansas....

Passenger injured and dragged off United Airlines plane

Videos released by passengers show security boarding a plane and remove a passenger because the plane was overbooked. Officials asked for volunteers to accommodate United Airline employees. The result of no one volunteering left security sporadically deciding to remove the unidentified man. The viral video shows a struggle between police and the passenger, then suddenly...

Bill O’Reilly receives contract renewal despite sexual harassment allegations

Over the course of Bill O’Reilly’s career with Fox News, there have been numerous allegations of inappropriate behavior toward women. The news network has renewed their contract with O’Reilly, according to a CNN report “the mood is one of fear and disappointment.” The network and O’Reilly have paid over $13 million dollars in settlements with...

Apple unveils partnership with Red campaign to fight AIDS

The company unveiled a special edition of the iPhone 7 and IPhone 7 Plus today. Apple partnered with the RED campaign which raises money to fight AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa ten years ago. To honor their teamwork, the technology giant released the new red colored iPhone which is set to release in stores later this...