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Distinguished Scholar Award recipients for 2019: Brudzinski, Bush and Norris
Miami University Distinguished Scholar Awards for 2019 have been presented to Mike Brudzinski, Kevin Bush and Stephen Norris.
Junior Faculty Scholar Award recipients for 2019: Hernandez, Magee and Ye
Miami University Junior Faculty Scholar Awards have been presented to assistant professors Daisy Hernandez, English; Joshua Magee, psychology; and Zhijian (Justin) Ye, mechanical and manufacturing engineering.
3-21-19 Weekly Three
Topics included: List of honorees at the University Awards Reception, reminders to faculty to check MUPIM for requirements related to rescheduling a student's final exam and the requirement to complete a "Request to perform external services" when appropriate, announcements regarding upcoming IT services Accessibility symposium and request from Columbus State College for submissions to present at their annual FIX conference, and reminders about the April Make it Miami dates, Undergraduate Research Forum and the annual Regionals Budget Presentation on April 9.
University Assessment Council presents awards
The Miami University Assessment Council has awarded its annual University Assessment Award to two Miami University departments and one program.
Renée Baernstein receives Excellence in Career Development Award
Renée Baernstein, senior associate dean of the College of Arts and Science, has received the Excellence in Career Development Award from Enrollment Management & Student Success.
Educator of the Year Helps Students with Disabilities Gain Unmatched Experiences
Evan Theobald, Special Education teacher and alum as well as member of the Miami Tribe, was named Educator of the Year by the Jackson, Missouri Chamber of Commerce
Kristen Budd receives Knox Distinguished Teaching Award
Kristen Budd, assistant professor of sociology and gerontology, is the recipient of the 2019 E. Phillip Knox Distinguished Teaching Award.
Lisa Ellram and Gary Lorigan each named University Distinguished Professor
Lisa Ellram, professor of supply chain management, and Gary Lorigan, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, have been awarded the title of University Distinguished Professor.
Diversity in the workforce includes generations, Miami professor says
Megan Gerhardt coined the term "gentelligence" — "the ability to appreciate and leverage the insights of other generations to solve problems and create opportunities."