Articles from Wright State Univ

Giving back

Wright State students, faculty and staff learned about opportunities to give back to the community at the We Serve U Volunteer Fair on Sept. 19 in the Student Union Atrium.

The eighth annual fair hosted 25 nonprofit organizations for which Wright State community members can volunteer.

Stop the Bleed

On Sept. 18, the Wright State College of Nursing and Health hosted an hourlong training session for students, faculty and staff to save lives.

Participants were trained to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives. They learned the ABC’s of bleeding: alerting 911, finding the blood source and applying a compress.

“I had heard about packing wounds but know I can do that,” said Branden Kappes, a freshman pre-nursing major.