Pandemic 101: Understanding the basics
As COVID-19 continues to spread across the United States and the world, many communities have lingering questions about the deadly virus and its impact. To help address concerns, Miami’s office of university news and communications connected with Philip Smith, assistant professor of kinesiology and health. Smith has expertise in psychology, epidemiology, health policy, community health and health behavior.
Explore the new virtual campus tour
Since the COVID-19 outbreak is keeping prospective Miami students from taking tours on campus, visiting with an academic adviser or attending an admission presentation in Shriver Center, Miami is taking those “live” interactions to them – online.
Governor's Scholarship recipients include students representing each Ohio county
Top students representing each of Ohio's 88 counties have been selected to receive Miami University's new Governor's Scholarship, an award that will cover the recipients' full tuition and fees beginning with the 2020-2021 academic year.
Mini Move-Out ShareFest yields 3,700 pounds of food donated to local food pantry
Students donated 3,700 pounds of food during the residence hall move-out period. Items were donated to the Talawanda Oxford Pantry and Social Services (TOPSS).
Miami donates protective gear to area health care facilities
Area health care workers benefitted from donations of personal protective equipment (PPE) collected across Miami University’s Oxford and Regionals campuses last week.
Michael Crowder named associate provost and dean of the Graduate School
Michael Crowder, professor and chair of Miami University's department of chemistry and biochemistry, will become associate provost and dean of the Graduate School on July 1.
Beena Sukumaran named next dean of Miami's College of Engineering and Computing
Beena Sukumaran, vice president for research at Rowan University, will become dean of Miami University’s College of Engineering and Computing (CEC) on Aug. 1.
Stacey Lowery Bretz named ACE Fellow
Stacey Lowery Bretz, University Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, has been named an ACE Fellow by the American Council on Education (ACE).
Jenny Darroch named next dean of the Farmer School of Business
The new dean of Miami University’s Farmer School of Business is Jenny Darroch, dean of the graduate school of management at Claremont Graduate University. Darroch has been dean of the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management at the university in Claremont, California, since 2016.