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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Team RedBlade wins Autonomous Snowplow Competition
A team of electrical and computer engineering students from Miami University won $7,000 and first place — and the Golden Snow Globe Award — in the fourth annual ION Autonomous Snowplow Competition.