Caffeinated compost: More than 2,000 pounds of Miami's coffee grounds composted at Institute for Food farm
recycle-compost-farm.jpgMore than 2,000 pounds of used coffee grounds and filters, collected over the fall semester from various buildings on campus, were added to the compost at Miami's new Institute for Food farm.
Young Painters Competition: Awards ceremony and reception Jan. 27
yp-ewaskio-3.jpgThe winner of the 2017 Miami University Young Painters Competition for the William (Miami '36) and Dorothy Yeck Award will be announced in an awards ceremony at 5:15 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, in the Hiestand North Gallery.
Parking restriction changes in the area of Shriver Center
With Miami’s Admission Visitor Center relocating to Shriver Center at the beginning of the 2016-2017 spring term, parking restrictions will be implemented in the area to accommodate admission visitors to campus.
Recycle this, trash that
recycle-plate-lid.jpgSince the implementation of single-stream recycling almost four years ago, dining services has added new takeout style containers that make users wonder: Do I recycle this or trash it?
In memoriam: Darcy Shriver
Darcy Shriver, 64, former academic coordinator in Miami University's intercollegiate athletics, died Thursday, Jan. 5, in Cincinnati. She retired in 2008.
Jennie Elder Suel Award nominations sought
The Celebrating Global Sisterhood Committee is accepting nominations of faculty, staff, student, and community members for the 2017 Jennie Elder Suel Distinguished Woman of Color Awards.
Leading authority on e-learning to give keynote at Plug-in + Reboot
Curt Bonk, an internationally respected academic and corporate trainer in e-learning, headlines the annual Miami University Plug-In + Reboot event, which takes place from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 18, in King Library and McGuffey Hall.
Miami University's OMA receives national Alzheimer's legacy award
Opening Minds through Art (OMA), developed at Miami University's Scripps Gerontology Center, has received a 2016 Rosalinde Gilbert Innovations in Alzheimer's Disease Caregiving Legacy Award in the Creative Expression category.
In memoriam: Rebecca Lukens
Rebecca (Becky) Lukens, professor emerita of English at Miami University and co-founder of Miami's women studies program, died Wednesday, Dec. 21, in Hamilton.