Building Connections: Groundbreaking ceremony celebrates Richard M. McVey Data Science Building

richard mcvey and other vips pose with shovels

Left to right: Tom Herbert, Allison Riley, Miami University President Gregory Crawford, Richard McVey, David Budig, Mary Schell and Provost Jason Osborne.

Miami University alumnus Rick McVey ’81 returned to campus on Oct. 25 as part of the groundbreaking ceremony for the Richard M. McVey Data Science Building.

A $20 million gift from McVey – one of the top five largest singles gifts in Miami’s history – is funding the project.

  • Read a Miami News feature story about the Data Science building and other new buildings and renovation projects on the Building Connections page.