FieldTurf coming to Nischwitz Stadium

If you attend a baseball game at Nischwitz Stadium next semester, you’re going to notice a drastic change. The Wright State Athletic Department is installing FieldTurf and replacing the natural grass at WSU’s oldest athletic facility. “About $600,000 has been donated for the project. And that number is still growing as donations continue to come...

Men's soccer looks to improve on 2011 success

The men’s soccer team defied the odds to make last year’s Horizon League championship game. But Head Coach Bryan Davis isn’t satisfied with second place. Wright State (11-7-2) dropped the final to Loyola 1-0 in overtime on Nov. 13. It was the Raiders’ first appearance in a conference championship since 1998 and the program’s first...

Mall at Fairfield Commons offering $50 giftcards

On Thursday, Aug. 30, the Mall at Fairfield Commons will be giving away $50 giftcards to welcome students back to school. Shoppers who bring a receipt from one of the stores in the mall dated Aug. 30 to guest service will recieve a $50 Visa giftcard while supplies last. There is a one giftcard per...

Sculptor James Sullivan visits WSU

Many students on campus have a passion for art and creativity and wonder what Wright State has to offer them. Well, one of the first events of the semester gives students the opportunity to talk to a renowned artist and observe his work. Starting September 2 through October 14, the Stein Galleries in the Creative...

Stay in school, don't be part of the 55%

The beginning of a new academic year is always an exciting time: friends reunite after summer-long internships, sporting events start again and the crushing Ohio humidity begins to melt away. However, for freshmen, this is a completely new experience.  It is time for college. It is time for parties, no curfews and no parents.  It...

Welcome Week introduces new students to WSU

Welcome Week is filled with activities for all students. Each day of the week activities are planned and located throughout campus. This is a time for students to meet organizations, get familiar with campus life, meet new people and have fun. One thing that was new this year was Monday’s Welcome Week Kick-Off. Unlike the...

Best of WSU: Spending dining dollars wisely

Being a new student in a new environment can be overwhelming. There are many questions and things students may not understand. One in particular is what are dining dollars, how does it work and where can students use it. First, there are numerous places on campus that offer a wide variety of food. There are...

The New Pizza in Town: Wise Guys Vs. Cousin Vinny’s

Wise Guys, Eh? It is not yet a name that rings familiar in the ears of Wright State students, such as, say, Cousin Vinny’s. But will it soon? Due to a split up among business partners, the Kauffman Road location of the beloved pizza franchise, Cousin Vinny’s, has now become Wise Guys Pizza. Wise Guys...