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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
10/04/2017
CAS science programs reach through Ohio and beyond with Discover the Sciences
Miami has been hosting its annual Discover the Sciences event for prospective high school students and their families for roughly 10 years. This year was the event’s largest yet
05/03/2017
Moonshine U gives students a taste of the distilling industry
Students who participated in the interdepartmental fermentation course CHM/CPB/MBI 436 in the Fall 2016 semester spent four days at Moonshine University, a distilling school in Louisville, KY. They completed a full distiller course that exposed them to the various aspects of alcohol production, from the distilling process to marketing to the legal elements
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
10/17/2016
NASA astronaut and Space Shuttle pilot Michael McCulley presents Astronaut Scholarship Foundation award to Miami senior
On Monday, October 6, the Miami University Lecture Series featured pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu and journalist Jeanne Marie Laskas for its first event of the year, focused on Omalu's life story as the person who first diagnosed the disease Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). Laska's novel, Concussion, was inspired by the true story of Omalu and eventually led to last year's movie of the same name starring Will Smith
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
01/21/2016
Miami hosts high school outreach events to inspire careers and creativity in the sciences
CIQS Day and an honor's biology lab bring area high school students to Miami for two different days of fun and educational science experiments
01/11/2016
CIQS Day invites area high school female students to discover STEM careers
Miami University will hold the second annual Careers Involving Quantitative Skills (CIQS, pronounced "kicks") event, a day designed to encourage female high school students to get involved in STEM fields