Senate News, April 26, 2021
Senators continued discussions regarding proposed composition and function changes for three Senate Committees: Liberal Education Council; Honors Program Advisory Council; and, Academic Policy Committee. Discussion also continued regarding the proposed Arts Management and Arts Entrepreneurship degree/major. Jannie Kamara, ASG Student Body President, presented the ASG Year in Review. Senator Dawn Fehner led a discussion regarding returning to campus.
Geology M.S. student receives Arts & Science Award
Geology M.S. student receives Arts & Science award
Miami to increase student education of Myaamia tribe with new positions
Miami University is introducing three new changes to the Myaamia Center to increase student awareness. ("The Miami Student" April 23, 2021)
Miami student-athletes, coaches excited to be competing after tough pandemic year
They’re back playing on the baseball and softball fields this spring, enjoying success after the pandemic abruptly canceled their seasons last year. For field hockey, which saw its competition postponed from fall to spring due to the threat of COVID-19, it’s shaping up to be a magical season. The RedHawks just clinched the MAC title — earning an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament.
Geology Undergrads Awarded NAGT Scholarships
Emma Palko and Jessica Patrick award NAGT Field Camp Scholarships
Jared Brum receives Fellowship
Graduate student Jared Brum award Ohio Space Consortium Fellowship
Stephanie Mounce receives Research Grant
Geology & Env. Earth Science undergrad, Stephanie Mounce, awarded research grant
In case you missed it: Access For All 2021
Last week, the Access For All Accessible Technology Symposium was held to great success.
Dr. Doug Coffin wins three awards for contributions in paper industry
Dr. Douglas Coffin, professor in the Chemical, Paper and Biomedical Engineering department, recently won the 2021 William H. Aiken Prize for Research and Development, the TAPPI Journal Best Research Paper Award and the Paper Science & Engineering Foundation (PSEF) Miami Partnership Award.