Research Highlights

  • The first annual Lake Campus Research Symposium was held in 2016.The event was centered around 20+ research projects presented by 30+ faculty and students and was attended by over 150 people from the campus community.

  • The internal grants and scholarly expenses program that was launched in 2015 continues to provide research support to both faculty and students.

  • Numerous research related workshops on building proposals, writing research papers,and identifying grant support have been held.

  • Faculty and faculty mentored students produced 100+ units of research spanning peer reviewed journal articles, contracts and grants, books, book chapters, book reviews, novelettes, reference works, short fiction works, plays, and scholarly presentations.

  • For more information, please explore the research reports from the campus over the past few years!

  • 2018 Research Symposium
  • 2017 Research Symposium
  • 2016 Research Symposium

Research News

Dec 10, 2018
Wright State University will hold its 2018 fall commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15, at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center.
Dec 4, 2018

CELINA, OH – Wright State University – Lake Campus faculty, staff and students participated in WSU-Lake Campus Annual Giving Tuesday Food Drive. This event is in its fifth year and 2018 was the most successful Food Drive. On November 1, donations began to be collected throughout the Lake Campus family. On Nov. 27, Giving Tuesday, the final calculation was tallied....

Oct 20, 2018


The Wright State Lake campus is focusing on one word right now, “growth”.

This year, Lake Campus has set a record for enrollment with over 1,500 students, plus they have grown the number of degree programs that they offer in the past few years. Part of that growth is a 2.8 million dollar building extension project. The new 7,000 square foot addition that will include a library, science education classroom and research lab, and nursing classrooms.


Oct 2, 2018

CELINA, OH – Construction on the Extension Building Project at Wright State University – Lake Campus began this week. This renovation and construction project will add over 7,000 square feet to Andrews Hall and will include a new Library and Technology Center, Nursing Lab and Science Education Lab. The $2.8 million project is slated to be complete by the Fall of 2019.

 Muhlenkamp Building Corporation in Coldwater, OH, will serve as the general contractor for this project. Funding for...

Sep 24, 2018
Wright State is expanding its career services to better meet students' needs and help students be prepared to contribute to the workforce.
Sep 17, 2018

CELINA, OH – Wright State University – Lake Campus kicked off Fall Semester on Monday, August 27, 2018 with its highest enrollment to date. Staff, faculty, and student employees welcomed the record-breaking Lakers into the academic year with a variety of free activities.

Aug 23, 2018
At Convocation, Lake Campus faculty and staff came together to reflect on accomplishments from the past academic year and prepare for the upcoming semester.
Aug 23, 2018

CELINA, OH – Wright State University – Lake Campus held its third annual convocation on Thursday, August 23rd, led by Lake Campus Dean and Chief Administrative Officer Jay Albayyari, Ph.D.

At Convocation Lake Campus faculty and staff came together to reflect on accomplishments from the past academic year and prepare for the upcoming semester. Albayyari gave a presentation focusing on budget, enrollment, development and giving, and capital improvements. Albayyari also...

Jul 27, 2018
Students from the Wright State Lake Campus studied engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Jena, Germany, this summer.
Jul 17, 2018
Collaborative efforts between agriculture and water quality groups surrounding Grand Lake St. Marys were highlighted by Ohio Gov. John Kasich and other state officials.