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Dec 8, 2014
Wright State is among a select group of universities around the globe designated as centers to teach a state-of-the-art computer programming model.
Dec 2, 2014
Winter weather came early this year, and it's here to stay whether we like it or not. The November blast of arctic temperatures and heavy snow gave us all a wake-up call.
Nov 24, 2014

Just inside the entrance of an off-campus retailer is a big, blue dot on the floor from which sprang more than two aisles with subtly placed racks leading shoppers into the store. It would go unnoticed by most customers. But not …

Nov 24, 2014
Some of the collaborators, at the first GeoLink project meeting, November 5-7 at NCEAS, Santa Barbara.

Drs Michelle Cheatham and Pascal Hitzler, the directors of the Data Semantics (DaSe) Lab at Wright State University, are part of a consortium of collaborators funded with approx. $1.9M by the National Science Foundation through the EarthCube program. GeoLink partner instutitions: LDEO, Columbia University; Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; NCEAS and Department of Geography, University of California, Santa Barbara; DaSe Lab at Wright State University; Marymount University; Consortium for...

Nov 17, 2014
High school and college students will battle with remote-controlled robots during the Ohio Robotics Xtreme BOTS competition Nov. 22 in the Nutter Center.
Nov 7, 2014
Hemant Purohit, a graduate researcher in the Center of Excellence in Knowledge-enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis), was honored for using social media to help disaster relief.
Nov 3, 2014
Data Semantics (DaSe) Lab members Michelle Cheatham, David Carral, Adila Krisnadhi, Raghava Mutharaju (from left to right)

The Department's Data Semantics (DaSe) Lab, co-led by Drs. Michelle Cheatham and Pascal Hitzler, had significant presence at the 13th International Semantic Web Conference , which was held in Riva del Garda, Italy, 19th to 23rd of October 2014. The annual conference is the world leading event on Data and World Wide Web Semantics and typically draws over 600 researchers each year.

DaSe Lab members presented or were co-authors of a total of 10 scientific publications presented at the...

Oct 27, 2014
View photos from the dazzling Rise.Shine. The Campaign for Wright State University gala at the Nutter Center.
Oct 22, 2014
ACM 11th Annual Programming Contest

The ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) held its 11th Annual Programming contest on Saturday October 18, 2014. Each year the club holds the contest attendance grows and this year was no exception. We had over 100 students attend ranging from freshmen to graduate students participate. Which resulted in the classrooms being used slowly filling with balloons as the teams completed the problems.

The programming contest is a chance for all students to test their programming skills...

Oct 19, 2014
Tom Hanks, co-chair of Wright State’s Rise.Shine. fundraising campaign, has a long-running love affair with the university.


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