03/03/2014
Alumna receives Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
Natalie Harr (Miami M.Ed. '09) received a Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). She was one of 102 K-12 science teachers to receive the $10,000 award. She is being honored this week at the White House.
02/27/2014
Geena Davis keynote speaker in inaugural Miami Women in Leadership Conference
Academy-Award winner Geena Davis will present the keynote address at Miami University's inaugural Women in Leadership Symposium at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in the Pavilion of the new Armstrong Student Center.
02/21/2014
Top marketing alums return for Cradle of Marketers
Miami University's Farmer School of Business hosts its second annual "Cradle of Marketers" featuring alumni who are top marketing executives in a daylong event starting at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, in Taylor Auditorium.
02/19/2014
Miami Theatre's "Crumbs From the Table of Joy" opens Feb. 26
Miami University Theatre presents "Crumbs From the Table of Joy," by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage, opening at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb, 26, in Gates-Abegglen Theatre.
02/18/2014
Miami University Lecture Series continues with perspectives on Freedom Summer
Mary Frances Berry, Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Juan Williams will present "Freedom Summer: the Voting Rights Act and the Political Realities of 2014" at 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, in Hall Auditorium. Their lecture is part of the 2013-2014 Miami University Lecture Series.
02/17/2014
NSF grant project focuses on the art of inquiry in chemistry education
Eleven high school chemistry teachers from the region are entering their second year of a research project at Miami University aimed at improving teaching and learning by focusing more on the inquiry method. Fairfield educator Kyle Jones is already changing his approach in the classroom.
02/14/2014
Martin Johnson wins 2014 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize
Miami University historian Martin Johnson is co-winner with Allen Guelzo of Gettysburg College of the 2014 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize, which includes an award of $50,000.
02/13/2014
A golden opportunity: Miami geologist studies world's largest single crystals of gold
The world's largest single crystals of gold were hosted at Miami's Shideler Hall during winter term. Mineralogist John Rakovan is the first scientist to examine the crystals for authenticity.
02/12/2014
Myaamia Center to revitalize a traditional craft through the Ribbonwork Project
Miami University's Myaamia Center received a $30,000 National Endowment for the Arts grant to revitalize the traditional craft of ribbonwork for the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma.