Research News RSS Feed

08/02/2021
Freedom Summer Scholars host Aiken High School students to help diversify teaching
This summer, a group of Aiken High School students -- each an aspiring educator -- participated in the Freedom Summer Scholars program. For two weeks, they focused on Black history and Black education as a way to help diversify the teaching profession.
08/02/2021
Miami University named 2nd in the nation in 2021 CodeSignal University Ranking
CodeSignal University Rankings listed Miami 2nd in the nation for skilled technical Computer Science and Software Engineering talent
07/07/2021
Xin Wang receives NSF CAREER grant for photosynthesis redesign research
Xin Wang, assistant professor of microbiology, and his lab group. Left to right: Shrameeta Shinde, doctoral student; Danielle Wilcox, senior public health major and premedical studies co-major; Wang; Steve Yu, senior microbiology major; doctoral student Shaun Jiang; and master's student Malory Wolfe.Wang was awarded more than $895,000 for five years for his research on photosynthesis improvement, using a photosynthetic cyanobacterium (blue-green algae) as a model system.
06/30/2021
Headline Highlights: Miami and Miamians in the news in June
Our editors' picks for June provide a snapshot of recent news media coverage of Miamians in the news.
06/29/2021
Dr. Chagdes receives teaching excellence award
Dr. James Chagdes, demonstrating impressive skills in the classroom, has been named the recipient of the Arthur Olson Generational Outstanding Teaching Excellence Award.
06/22/2021
Hope Kirby named Astronaut Scholar
Miami University senior microbiology major Hope Kirby has been awarded a scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation. She is one of 60 students from 44 universities to receive the award for the 2021-2022 academic year.
06/15/2021
Dr. Zhou and students summer research
Dr. Qihou Zhou is working with students researching biomedical signal analysis using machine learning techniques.
06/11/2021
Miami's Summer Robotics Program
Miami is welcoming highschool students this summer to a robotics program through the CEC.
06/09/2021
Construction to begin this fall on the Richard M. McVey Data Science Building
Construction of the Richard M. McVey Data Science Building (rendering above) is planned to begin in fall 2021. Construction of the three-story building is expected to be completed for use in January 2024.