Jack Owens named men's basketball coach
Miami University has tabbed Jack Owens to take over the reins of its men's basketball program, announced by Athletics Director David Sayler on Wednesday, March 29. Owens becomes the 27th coach in Miami basketball history.
Princeton Review names Miami's game design program 25th best
Miami University's Armstrong Institute for Interactive Media Studies Games Center ranks 25th in the Princeton Review's international ranking of undergraduate schools for students "to study - and launch a career in - game design."
Lecture Series: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar "Beyond Black and White"
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the NBA's all-time leading scorer and a six-time NBA champion, will present "Beyond Black and White" at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 3, in Hall Auditorium.
Shellfish graveyards offer glimpse of ocean's pristine past
carrie-sansal-conch-crop.jpgThe shells of dead mollusks offer a treasure trove of information about the state of oceans over thousands of years. A new study by Miami University paleontologist Carrie Tyler and principal investigator Michal Kowalewski of the Florida Museum of Natural History shows that these mollusk graveyards record patterns in the diversity and distribution of marine animals with surprising accuracy.
Miami graduate school programs rank among best in nation
Four Miami University graduate programs are in the top 100 of U.S. News and World Report's 2018 edition of Best Graduate Schools rankings. Miami's part-time MBA program ranks No. 25.
"Coming Together: An Evening of Peace and Hope" March 15
muso-poster.jpgThe Miami University Symphony Orchestra, directed by Ricardo Averbach, celebrates its centennial season with "Coming Together: An Evening of Peace and Hope" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, in Hall Auditorium.
Goldman Prize winner Quentin Russell to share his love of poetry with area students
goldman-quentin-head-shot.jpgAs the 2017 recipient of the Joanna Jackson Goldman Memorial Prize, Quentin Russell will spend the next year teaching poetry after school to students at four area high schools.
Miami recognizes three women for their contributions to student success
Miami University faculty member Marsha Robinson, staff member Michelle Thomas and community member Patricia Ellis each received the 2017 Jennie Elder Suel Distinguished Woman of Color Award.
March 14 Janus Forum postponed until April
Heather Mac Donald and Dawn Porter, two prominent national voices on the criminal justice system and race relations, will be sharing their viewpoints on the topic, 'Can Both Black and Blue Lives Matter?" for the annual spring Janus Forum.