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Miami Faculty to Help Select the 2021 Randolph Caldecott Medal Winner
This year, Brenda Dales, a Miami University Assistant Teaching Professor in the Department of Teacher Education, is part of the committee responsible for selecting the next winner of the Randolph Caldecott Medal.
5-15-20 Message-to-Community
Information included a link to view the online/virtual commencement ceremony, general update regarding current planning for summer courses and fall semester, highlights of offices/staff who are preparing for all future scenarios, and notice that he will be planning another town hall virtual meeting with Brent Shock, VP for EMSS, in early June.
John Forren on conducting elections, May 10
Governor Mike DeWine to be commencement speaker at Miami’s virtual ceremony
WKRC Ch. 12, May 11 and WXVU – Radio, May 8 (and other media sources)
Abbott named 2020 OAGE Researcher of the Year by the Ohio Association of Gerontology and Education
Katherine (Katy) Abbott, PhD, MGS named 2020 Researcher of the Year by the Ohio Association of Gerontology and Education (OAGE)
Virtual Chinese Skit Competition Dramatizes Life, Learning, and Friendship
The Confucius Institute and GRAMELAC teamed up to host the annual Chinese Skit Competition on WebEx.
Dr. Lei Kerr loans machinery to local hospital
In March, the hospital began to reach out to the university, asking for any materials, like gloves, masks or lab coats, that could be donated. Following the outreach, Dr. Kerr and her colleagues began to think of ways they could help.