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Dayton’s Not Dead: The Dakota Center

Dayton’s Not Dead: The Dakota Center

A local nonprofit helps the Dayton community with various programs for residents of all ages. The Dakota Center, located at 33 Barnett St., Dayton, seeks to address social injustice in Dayton, according to Executive Director Michael Miller. “(We) educate the whole person; that’s mind, body and spirit,” Miller said. One way the center serves its...

Wright State celebrates first Guardian Newspaper Day

Wright State celebrates first Guardian Newspaper Day

On March 1, Student Body President Daniel Palmer signed a proclamation declaring every March 1 Guardian Newspaper Day. “The Guardian is a tremendous asset to the Raider Community. They continue to remain unbiased and present the facts. We are thankful for their dedication to Wright State and wanted to recognize them for their service,” said...

Dayton’s Not Dead: Dayton area high schoolers’ passions for cinema continues to grow

Dayton’s Not Dead: Dayton area high schoolers’ passions for cinema continues to grow

When they met, Dayton area filmmakers Christian Gentry and Max Kaplan were competitors. Nearly five years later, they have become the closest of collaborators. The 18-year-olds have worked on numerous films together, many of which have screened at a Dayton movie theater. Gentry and Kaplan, both high schoolers, met at a film contest in 2014....

Spring break hours of operation

Spring break hours of operation

Spring break is approaching quickly for students of Wright State. Class will not be in session, but some university operations will stay active. Below is what students need to know. Spring break officially begins Monday, March 4 and ends Saturday, March 9. During this time, the university will maintain normal hours of operation. LATEST: Concert...

Wright State administrator recognized for accomplishments in student conduct

Wright State administrator recognized for accomplishments in student conduct

A Wright State administrator was recognized for his service to the field of student conduct by the Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA). Gary Dickstein, vice president of student affairs at Wright State, received ASCA’s Donald D. Gehring Award, the most prestigious honor presented by the association. He accepted the award at ASCA’s annual national...

Student organizations seek to preserve minority student enrollment with retention initiative

Student organizations seek to preserve minority student enrollment with retention initiative

A former Black Men on the Move initiative to retain underrepresented minority student enrollment at Wright State University is now overseen by representatives from Student Government Association. “Retain the Nine” was originally intended to retain the roughly nine percent of black students enrolled at Wright State. It has since evolved to retain all underrepresented minority...