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IDEA Application
The Office of Liberal Education, and the Office of Research for Undergraduates, solicits applications from teams of undergraduates to propose interdisciplinary research projects. Four awards of up to $500.00 are anticipated for each team.
CAWC hosts open house to announce new strategy and initiatives
cawc-open-house-1030by400jpgOn Thursday, October 18, 2018, the Miami University Center for American and World Cultures (CAWC) hosted an open house in MacMillan Hall to announce new staff members and all of the exciting new initiatives taking place within the center.
Marc Rubin on blockchain technology, Oct. 17 (subscription may be required)
Kate de Medeiros co-edits report on aging What Makes a Good Life in Late Life, Oct. 17 and, Oct. 18 (subscription may be required)
Miami Regionals to host 8th Congressional District debate and WCPO Ch. 9, Oct. 17
Assistant prof wins runner-up for best digital game at international conference
brukel-banner.jpgBob De Schutter's interactive game, "Brukel," won runner-up for best digital game award in the game development competition at the International Academic Conference on Meaningful Play Saturday in East Lansing, Michigan.
10-18-18 Weekly Three
Topics include - reminder re: annual Oxford campus budget presentation and link to Miami's budget information available at Ohio's Online Checkbook website, midterm grade submissions, and reminders about Ethics Questionnaire deadline, Open Enrollment deadline for Health benefits, University Awards Nominations due Nov 1 and new website for Policy Library and information
Mindy Morgan: "Locate, excavate, and contextualize": collaborative-community research in Indigenous communities
morgan-talk-thumb.jpgOn October 1, Mindy Morgan presented a lecture, "Untangling the Web: Indigenous Linguistic and Cultural Knowledge and Americanist Anthropology," which explored the synthesis of her work from the last 20 years focusing on the opportunities and challenges of linguistic and cultural revitalization of Native American communities.
Senate News, October 8, 2018
Senators heard a presentation on ODHE and HLC initiatives and issues and approved consent calendar items at yesterday's meeting.