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01/16/2018
CIQS Day and Miami faculty empower young women to prepare for STEM fields
On Tuesday, January 9, the College of Arts and Science and the College of Education, Health and Society hosted the fourth annual CIQS (Careers Involving Quantitative Skills) Day for 72 young women from five regional high schools
11/21/2017
Alums Markesbery and Venna along with CAS faculty receive national recognition
In November 2017, several faculty and alumni from the College of Arts and Science gained notable recognition from prominent national organizations
10/09/2017
Perspectives on Paper: Understanding Its History, Culture and Art
On Wednesday, September 27, the Department of Spanish & Portuguese and the Office of Liberal Education co-sponsored a workshop for students called The History, Culture and Art of Paper
01/18/2017
Miami's third annual CIQS Day encourages young women to pursue STEM fields
On Tuesday, January 10, the College of Arts and Science's Department of Statistics partnered with the College of Education, Health and Society to host its third annual CIQS Day for 109 girls representing seven regional high schools
01/04/2017
Miami's 3rd annual CIQS Day introduces STEM careers to area high school female students
Miami is hosting its 3rd annual Careers Involving Quantitative Skills (CIQS, pronounced "kicks") event, a day designed to encourage female high school students to pursue a career in STEM or in other fields that require good quantitative skills
09/21/2016
Discover the Sciences event highlights CAS math and natural science offerings for prospective students
High school students interested in majoring in math and science had the opportunity to attend the annual Discover the Sciences program on September 10 to learn more about the state-of-the-art mathematical and natural science programs in Miami’s College of Arts and Science (CAS)
09/20/2016
LSAMP Program at Miami receives its largest group yet of minority students pursuing the STEM fields
August 23 marked the end of Miami's third annual early arrival program for the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP), which is a federally funded initiative to promote engagement and success of minority students in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields
09/13/2016
STEM Girls Day Out event to inspire young female scientists with a taste of college-level research and scholarship
The Hefner Museum of Natural History and the College of Arts and Science (CAS) at Miami University is collaborating with Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) to offer a special educational field trip for elementary and middle school girls to learn about and develop interests in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
08/25/2015
Students in the Geology & Environmental Earth Science Department trace environmental contamination near two superfund sites close to campus
PhD student Kelly McHugh and undergraduate student Tim Carlson have been conducting environmental contamination research in the vicinity of the Fernald Feed Materials Production Center and the Miamisburg Mound Laboratories Site with Dr. Elisabeth Widom