News and Announcements

Miami’s LSAMP program receives national award honoring its support for underrepresented students

August 17, 2022

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine recognizes Miami’s commitment to enable more students of color to explore its array of STEM programs.

LSAMP Students Present STEM Research in Columbus

Camaryn Bennett, Joseph Corbett, and Denali Selent in Columbus

LSAMP Scholars Camaryn Bennett (Chemistry), Joseph Corbett (Anthropology), and Denali Selent (Environmental Engineering and Environmental Science co-major) presented their STEM-based research and participated in workshops for the 2022 Ohio Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Conference on February 17-19, 2022.

  • Camaryn's presentation was titled "How Universal Is Arrhenius Scaling in Dynamic Polymer Materials?" Her faculty research mentor is Blayney Associate Professor of Chemistry Dominik Konkolewicz (soon to be full professor).
  • Joseph presented on "Hummingbird Hitchhikers: How Commensalism Affects Mite Morphology."
  • Denali presented her research, "Contextualizing Farmer Perspectives on Water Quality in California."

The 2022 Ohio LSAMP Conference, "Reshaping Our Community Through STEM," was a two-and-a-half-day conference offering LSAMP Scholars the opportunity to present research, participate in workshops, experience excursions to industries, network, and reinforce their commitment to STEM careers. Faculty and staff collaborates in workgroup sessions to develop strategies that will bring about institutional change and empower students to achieve their academic, personal, and professional goals.

Miami’s Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation honored with STEM award

August 17, 2020

Miami University’s Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) has been named a recipient of INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine’s 2020 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award.