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07/23/2019
Expectation, Bias, and the Profound Effect Coaches Can Have on Youth Sport
Dr. Thelma Horn, Miami University professor of sport leadership and managementAccording to Thelma Horn, Miami University professor of sport leadership and management, coaches can make or break sport for children. And, they can also have a profound effect on their physical and psychosocial development.
07/22/2019
Chemistry and Biochemistry Department Receives NSF Grant for New NMR Spectrometer
The Department was awarded a grant, entitled “MRI: Acquisition of a 400 MHz Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Spectrometer at Miami University” for $295,750. This instrument will replace our 200 MHz and 300 MHz NMR’s, which are over 25 years old. The lead PI on the grant was C. Scott Hartley, who assembled a team of colleagues including Wei Liu, Meredith Erb, Michael Crowder, Dominik Konkolewicz, and others to justify the new instrument.
07/22/2019
The College of Creative Arts Announces Date for Annual Celebration of the Arts at Miami
The College of Creative Arts adds a new feature to this annual celebration of the Arts at Miami.
07/22/2019
Miami University College of Creative Arts Represented at 2019 Student Design Charette
College of Creative Arts student nominated to participate in the International Interior Design Association 2019 Student Design Charette.
07/17/2019
Five things you should know about art, dementia and aging
A Miami University student works with an 'artist' during a recent OMA session.There are many kinds of dementias. Elizabeth 'Like' Lokon, founder and director of Opening Minds through Art (OMA) – an award-winning, evidence-based art program for people with neurocognitive disorders – uses dementia in plural form to convey the fact that it has many types.
07/17/2019
Cuyahoga Community College, Miami University sign partnership focused on the student transfer process
Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) and Miami University have signed a partnership designed to help students with the transfer process.
07/17/2019
Five Farmer School faculty appointed to endowed professorships
Fadel Megahed, Monique Murfield, Michael Conger, Tim Holcomb, and Joe RodeSeveral Farmer School of Business faculty now have endowed professorships.
07/16/2019
Mack Hagood examines our fight to control noise with sound
The noise is positive for "Hush: Media and Sonic Self-Control," a new book by Miami University's Mack Hagood.
07/16/2019
Dr. Ellen Yezierski Awarded $1.9M NSF Grant
Ellen Yezierski, Professor of Chemistry, was recently awarded a 5-year, $1.9M NSF DRK-12 grant. The project aims to improve our knowledge of the ways in which conceptual understanding in high school chemistry is afforded and constrained by teachers’ use of dynamic, molecular-level visualizations.