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07/30/2021
Miami University names Stephen VanWinkle its new chief of police
VanWinkle restructured MUPD's community relations team to do more community outreach programming on campus, now offering more than 100 programs each year for students, faculty and staff.
07/28/2021
Weekly Three 07/28/21
The Weekly Three posting from the Office of Institutional Diversity on July 28, 2021: DEI Implementation, Community Updates, and Celebrations and Recognition
07/22/2021
"Industrial Strength Bluegrass" - an initiative of Miami Regionals Appalachian Studies program - is nominated for 2021 Album of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association
'Industrial Strength Bluegrass" was nominated this week for 2021 Album of the Year by the International Bluegrass Association (IBA). The landmark recording on the Smithsonian Folkways label was produced by local musician and broadcaster Joe Mullins in March, in a collaboration with the Miami University Regionals Appalachian Studies program.
07/21/2021
Weekly Three 07/21/21
The Weekly Three posting from the Office of Institutional Diversity on July 21, 2021: DEI Implementation, Community Updates, and Celebrations and Recognition
07/14/2021
Weekly Three 07/14/21
The Weekly Three posting from the Office of Institutional Diversity on July 14, 2021: DEI Implementation, Community Updates, and Celebrations and Recognition
07/13/2021
Professor Rodney Coates awarded the President's Medal
Rodney Coates teaches critical race theory to 30 student-athletes participating in the Summer Bridge Program, which Coates created several years ago with Craig Bennett, now senior director of the Student Success Center. In this photo, he's teaching about Loving v. Virginia, the landmark civil rights decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in which the court ruled that laws banning interracial marriage violate the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.The professor of critical race and ethnic studies was presented with the award “in recognition of his extraordinary service to Miami University and the entire Miami Community."
07/09/2021
Miami's Student Life among 'Most Promising Places to Work'
Miami University was named one of the top 30 "Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs" by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. The list was published in the June 10, 2021 issue of the magazine.
07/07/2021
Weekly Three 07/07/21
The Weekly Three posting from the Office of Institutional Diversity on July 7, 2021: DEI Implementation, Community Updates, and Celebrations and Recognition
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.