Category: Wright Life

Hidden Rocks with inspiration

Hidden Rocks with inspiration

The latest trend to sweep the nation is hidden rocks. What has become somewhat of a scavenger hunt to find these rocks has gone from state to state. These are not just any regular rocks that people are searching for, these are rocks that people have taken the time to carefully decorate with inspiring messages...

WSU to add POW/MIA chair to Nutter Center

WSU to add POW/MIA chair to Nutter Center

Wright State will be placing a chair in the Nutter Center to honor Prisoners of War and those Missing in Action. Student Government Association (SGA) is raising money for the chair in collaboration with the Veteran and Military Center. The fund is called the ‘Champion Gradian Fund.’ Ivan Mallett, SGA chief of staff, is leading...

Organization Spotlight: Colleges Against Cancer

Organization Spotlight: Colleges Against Cancer

  Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) is a non-profit organization focused on promoting cancer awareness amongst college students, staff and faculty. It is a collaboration of student organizations fighting against cancer, with several chapters nationwide. These organizations are aimed towards people impacted by cancer, cancer survivors and caretakers. “There are many types of cancer out there...

Women in STEMM Symposium

Women in STEMM Symposium

  Women in STEMM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Medicine) is having a Symposium for students in the STEMM field to learn about what the future has in store for them. “Women in STEMM tend to be underrepresented. There are a lot of women with the skills but maybe aren’t encouraged or don’t have the confidence...

Newest Sport Club: Club Tennis

Newest Sport Club: Club Tennis

Wright State has officially created its newest sport club: tennis. The co-ed Club Tennis team was officially established this month, providing students with the first recreational tennis club on campus. The club team hopes to start competing this winter and throughout the spring in the Midwest section of the United States Tennis Association. The format...

“Reach Out of the Grave” 5k fundraiser

“Reach Out of the Grave” 5k fundraiser

Wright State medical students have coordinated their first annual fundraiser to raise money for Reach Out of Montgomery County with a fun Halloween twist. “[The fundraiser is for] Reach Out of Montgomery County which is a free clinic that serves the underserved and [uninsured population of] Montgomery County,” said race coordinator Courtney McCall. “They are...

Do students want a new independent recreation facility?

Do students want a new independent recreation facility?

Campus leaders are looking for new ideas and ways to improve the campus, as well as student life. One new idea that has been recently proposed is a possible new independent recreational facility. This recreational facility would be a stand alone building, allowing for the space the current recreational facility resides in to be opened...

Career Corner: Online Portfolios

Career Corner: Online Portfolios

If you are a student pursuing a Liberal Arts degree, you most likely will need an online portfolio to apply for jobs. They are becoming increasingly sought-after by employers. The necessity of an online portfolio is major-specific; they are mostly required for job applications in the fields of the creative arts, communications and liberal arts....