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Economic impact of Miami University is $2.3 billion
Miami University's economic impact to the state in FY 2017 was $2.3 billion, via operational, student, visitor, alumni and other spending and investment.
Miami's digital game design program scores top rankings in national lists
The Miami University digital game studies program is ranked in the top 25 percent of schools, both public and private, in the United States by Animation Career Review.
Student-developed web app explores overdose deaths in Butler County
Data shows a sharp increase in the use of fentanyl.A new interactive web app promises to become an important component in battling the opioid crisis in Butler County by exploring the patterns of overdose deaths.
Nursing is a “people profession” and more men are signing up
Since 2012 at Miami, eight to 15 men on average have been part of the program of 80 students, said Paula Harrison, assistant chair of the department of nursing and associate professor of nursing.Twenty years ago, Mark Ball considered going into nursing but ended up changing his mind because of what he perceived as a gender stereotype. Instead, he got a job driving heavy equipment. “I was good at it, it was good money, but I hated it,” said Ball, 42, of Oxford. “There were no people interactions.” With his kids now teenagers, Ball is back in school, pursuing what he always wanted to do — become a nurse.
A news photo ignited Miami's Truman Scholarship recipient Sara Al-Zubi's passion for the health and well-being of refugees
Miami student Sara Al-Zubi spent time working with young children in Bangkok while participating in the 2017 Humanitarian Affairs University Scholars Leadership Symposium.The Harry S. Truman Scholarship honors the nation’s future public servants and change agents, but Miami University’s Sara Al-Zubi, a 2018 recipient, decided the future was too far away. She’s making an impact now.
Miami University to receive Honorary Luxembourg-American Business Award
The Luxembourg-American Business Award recognizes an organization for its unique and lasting contribution to trade and business.Miami University is the recipient of the 2018 Honorary Luxembourg-American Business Award from the Luxembourg-American Chamber of Commerce (LACC).
Miami graduate school programs rank among best in nation
Five Miami University graduate programs are in the top 100 of U.S. News and World Report’s 2019 edition of Best Graduate Schools rankings. Miami’s part-time MBA program ranks No. 51.
Miami ranked among 50 top elite public schools
At Miami, undergraduate students work alongside renowned faculty on research.Miami University ranks among the nation’s top 50 elite public schools in the nation in a ranking by Buffalo Business First.
New student trustee appointed to board
Sophomore Megan Cremeans was newly appointed to Miami University's Board of Trustees by Ohio Gov. John Kasich.