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04/30/2019
Award-winning Educator Invests in the Social Emotional Sides of Teaching
A recipient of Miami University’s prestigious 18 of the Last 9 award, and a Miami graduate with a degree in teacher education, Benjamin Walker is a professional educator in Chicago, where he’s recently become involved with a social startup called the Academy Group, which accelerates the educational experience for students of struggling communities.
04/30/2019
Dr. Sanjay Gupta Announced as Farmer School of Business 2019 Speaker
Dr. Sanjay GuptaAn internationally-known journalist, author, and neurosurgeon will be the next Anderson Distinguished Lecture Series speaker.
04/29/2019
Michael Brudzinski study findings on fracking in central and eastern U.S.
Science Daily.com, Scienmag.com and Bioengineer.org, April 26 (subscription may be required)
04/29/2019
Miami Regionals Launches College Access Partnership Initiative
Miami University Regionals announced today it has established partnerships with area school districts and career centers to increase college readiness, college attendance and college success rates of high school graduates.
04/29/2019
Senate News, April 29, 2019
Senators engaged in a discussion lead by Keith Fennen, Chair, Faculty Welfare Committee, regarding continuing contracts for TCPL faculty. John Bailer, Chair, Statistics, presented the proposed Data Analytics (Bachelor of Arts) major, and Meaghan Murtagh, ASG President, updated Senate on the activities of ASG this past year.
04/25/2019
Pilot program uses constructive conflict to shape students’ global view
A group of Miami students meet to participate in a Voices of Discovery: Intergroup Dialogue session.Rule number one: Confidentiality. What is shared will stay here and only what is learned will leave here.
04/25/2019
4-25-19 Weekly Three
Topics included: reminder to attend upcoming Faculty Assembly meeting, newly elected senate leadership for 19-20, notice of open carry demonstration to be held on campus, list of Fulbright winners, application info for Student Tech Fee proposals and reminder to sign up as a discussion leader for the Summer Reading Program.
04/23/2019
Faculty assembly meeting May 7
A faculty assembly meeting will be held at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, in 102 Benton Hall.