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Apr 15, 2015
Fourth annual "Poetry and Music Concert" on April 24 continues Wright State’s yearlong World War I project.
Apr 14, 2015
Student veteran Adrian Hill honored by Wright State officials as both the Ohio and university Student Employee of the Year.
Apr 1, 2015
Wright State's Special Collections and Archives hosts David McCullough and a crew from "CBS Sunday Morning" for an interview on the historian's new book on the Wright brothers.
Mar 30, 2015

The 2015 Piediscalzi Lecture will be held at Wright State University on April 16, 2015. The lecture, entitled “There and Back Again: The Story World of Greek Myth,” will be delivered by Dr. Sarah Iles Johnston, Arts & Humanities Distinguished Professor of Religion and Professor of Classics, The Ohio State University. Professor Johnston will discuss how ancient myths collectively build a 'story-world' much like those we see today in television shows, movies and fiction. To do this, she...

Mar 13, 2015
This weekend, the Dayton Philharmonic will present Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem conducted by Keith Lockhart of the Boston Pops Orchestra. The concert is a collaboration between the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance and Wright State University’s center for Collaborative Education, Leadership, …
Mar 12, 2015
Wright State music students received detailed feedback and coaching from conductor Keith Lockhart as part of the 2014-15 Distinguished Visiting Artist program.
Mar 9, 2015
Excerpt In addition to being a fine collaboration between two of the Miami Valley’s most venerable institutions, the upcoming presentation of Benjamin Britten’s “War Requiem” is the fulfillment of a family’s lifelong wish. The institutions are the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra …
Feb 25, 2015
Wright State’s Public History Graduate Symposium will explore “History Through a Prism: Untold Stories” on March 13.
Feb 24, 2015
Distinguished Visiting Artist Keith Lockhart has served as conductor of the Boston Pops since 1995 and principal conductor of the BBC Concert Orchestra since 2010.
Feb 24, 2015
Conductor Keith Lockhart will teach master classes with School of Music students and conduct the "War Requiem" with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus and Wright State Choirs.

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