Hundreds of alumni from across the country listened to and interacted with Wright State President David R. Hopkins in the first virtual alumni event for the university, Wright State on the Road 2.0.
The May 30 event used streaming video to connect alumni from eight cities and four states with the president, Student Government Vice President Nick Warrington, alumni, faculty, and staff in attendance in the Student Union Apollo Room.
I am so thrilled to be joining the Alumni Relations team at a time when Raider Pride is running so high! With graduation right around the corner, community service projects finalizing for the end of the school year, and plans developing for the 2012-2013 academic year, we are all witnessing many examples of lives being transformed.
The Air Force 5K hosted by Wright State University will take place Friday, September 14. Runners will start at 6:30 p.m. at the Wright State University Nutter Center and wind through the Wright State campus, finishing back at the Nutter Center. Every runner who crosses the finish line will receive a medal, which this year features the B-2 Spirit stealth bomber. Participants will receive a T-shirt and patch, a running hat and a goodie bag. The cost is $25 to register before August 2.
Join Wright State alumni, students and friends as they give back to the Fairborn community with the local Christmas in Action Fairborn Chapter, “Neighbor Helping Neighbor.” Twenty homes have been selected to have work done. The community repair day is Saturday, May 5 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Ten low-income houses and 10 senior low-income houses will be the projects for the day. Many volunteers are needed to complete the work on each house.
Greetings from the Office of Provost at Wright State University! My name is Dr. Herbert Dregalla, and since January 2011, I have been working as the Director of Semester Conversion here at Wright State. It is an exciting time at Wright State University, and I am honored to be working in this position, helping guide the university into the semester system in fall, 2012.
The Wright State University Collegiate Chorale will be performing at the Washington National Cathedral on Sunday, March 18, 2012 a 3:30 p.m. The Chorale will perform the Choral Prelude to the Choral Evensong Service. Following the performance join fellow Wright State alumni and mix and mingle with the Collegiate Chorale students in a fun networking event.