Category Archives: WSU History

WSU’s 50th Anniversary: Hamilton Hall- Why Hamilton?

As we approach the 50th anniversary of Wright State, Special Collections & Archives has been receiving a lot of questions about various aspects of campus history, which has provided us the opportunity to dig in to the University Archives to … Continue reading

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Celebrating Wright State’s 50th: WSU’s Founding Faculty

In 1964, a small group of young faculty, some from Ohio State and some from Miami University, were recruited to come help establish a new branch campus for their respective schools. Known simply at the time as the “Dayton Campus … Continue reading

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Celebrating Wright State’s 50th: Inaugural Class of School of Medicine

In honor of today’s graduation ceremony for the Boonshoft School of Medicine, we thought we would share this video from the School of Medicine’s First Convocation, which took place onĀ  September 14, 1976. Congratulations to members of the Class of … Continue reading

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