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09/18/2020
Nloh Masango-Dibo Named Director of Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion
Nloh Masango-Dibo is the new director of Miami University’s Center for Student Diversity & Inclusion, beginning September 21, 2020. Masango-Dibo comes to the position after most recently serving as senior assistant director for diversity outreach & planning in Miami’s office of admission.
09/16/2020
Weekly Three: Diversity Conference, DEI Implementation, Welcome Back
Update from the interim VP of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion.
09/15/2020
Miami commits to carbon neutrality and climate resilience: Virtual PCLC signing ceremony Sept. 22
Join Miami President Greg Crawford, Second Nature's president Tim Carter, members of Miami's new Climate Action Task Force executive steering committee, the office of sustainability and the City of Oxford Mayor Mike Smith for a virtual ceremony at noon, Sept. 22.
09/11/2020
Foodies Invited to 'Cook Differently Together' with ISSS
"Cooking Differently Together with ISSS" invites students, faculty, & staff to 'show and tell' what they are making for their next meal. All levels of chef are welcome: instant noodle lover, left-over pizza reheater, sandwich artist, Chinese food master, Sushi itamae or whatever your cooking skill.
09/09/2020
Don’t let COVID be an excuse to marginalize older Americans
Among all the havoc that the coronavirus has wreaked on our society and our economy, perhaps the most quietly pervasive — and therefore the most insidious — is the casual dismissal of "the elderly," says Kate de Medeiros, professor of gerontology and a research fellow at Miami's Scripps Gerontology Center.
09/03/2020
President's task force proposes recommendations for improving diversity, equity and inclusion at Miami University
A task force working to advance diversity, equity and inclusion at Miami University has proposed a broad slate of 43 recommendations. President Greg Crawford appointed the President's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Task Force in June and charged it with examining five pillars designed to build a more inclusive, diverse, inviting, safe and welcoming climate at Miami.
09/02/2020
Anthony James to serve as interim vice president for institutional diversity
Anthony James, director of Miami University's family science program, will become interim vice president for institutional diversity, succeeding longtime leader Ronald Scott, who is retiring.
09/01/2020
Ronald Scott to retire after 32 years serving Miami University
Ronald Scott, Miami University’s vice president for institutional diversity, will retire at the end of 2020.