Articles from Wright State Univ

Wright State students pay 100th birthday piano tribute to Irene Romanowski, longtime university music librarian

Irene Romanowski, a long-time music librarian at Wright State University who established a scholarship for piano students, made a return visit to campus to hear a special piano concert to celebrate her 100th birthday.

Two piano students and one alumna played pieces from Chopin, Schubert and Debussy in Schuster Hall in the Creative Arts Center on Dec. 20 as Romanowski sat on stage looking on. At the concert’s conclusion, Jackson Leung, professor of music, took over the piano and led well-wishers in the singing of “Happy Birthday.”

Wright State plans normal hours of operation, following union representing some faculty members issuing January 22 strike notice

Wright State University will maintain its normal operating hours following a strike notice filed today by the union representing nearly 560 of the university’s more than 1,700 faculty members. The notification indicates the strike may begin on Tuesday, January 22 at 8 a.m.