Eight students receive Provost's Academic Achievement Award
Eight students received the 2014 Provost's Student Academic Achievement Award for their contributions to Miami University's intellectual environment.
Global Rhythms performances highlight music from around the world Oct. 24-25
The Global Rhythms World Music program, directed by Srinivas Krishnan, will present two concerts Family Weekend, with more than 400 performers from all over the globe and special guest A.R. Rahman.
Miami athletics announces Hall of Fame Class of 2014-2015
Seven individuals comprise the Miami University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2014-2015 and will be recognized at events Oct. 31-Nov. 1.
Astronaut Robert "Hoot" Gibson to speak Oct. 21
Space shuttle astronaut Capt. Robert "Hoot" Gibson will share his space mission experiences at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct 21, in Pavilion of the Armstrong Student Center.
NSF-funded project to learn how students interpret chemistry concepts
In response to projections that the U.S. will need an additional one million workers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by 2022, the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) issued a report in 2012 that called for improving STEM education during the first two years of college.
An experiment in crowdfunding: Unlocking the secrets of the frog that can freeze
Andor Kiss is the first scientist at Miami University to use the science crowdfunding website “Experiment” to help fund discovery science.
Students shape steel into Freedom Summer Chimes
Nathan Foley MFA (Miami '14), Jesse Thayer (Miami '14) and Brandon Lowery MFA (Miami '16) spent a good part of their summer shaping sheets of steel. The resulting treelike structures are the Freedom Summer Chimes. Madeline Haigh, a senior majoring in art, later painted text on the tree trunks.
JANUS Forum speakers to address economic inequality
Miami University’s political science department welcomes Melissa Boteach and Scott Winship as speakers at this fall’s JANUS Forum at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, in the Wilks Theater at the Armstrong Student Center.
"People Get Ready! Meditations on Freedom Summer" Oct. 13
Experience an evening of performances marking the 50th anniversary of the Mississippi Freedom Summer Project.