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New Mallory-Wilson Center for Healthcare Education finds home in Pearson Hall
Current and prospective students can learn more about Miami University's pre-health programs at the new Mallory-Wilson Center for Healthcare Education, which opened in Pearson Hall this fall.
Overcoming Bacterial Resistance
Dr. John Cavanagh, William Neal Reynolds Professor of Biochemistry in the Department of Molecular & Structural Biochemistry, and Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering at North Carolina State University will present the inaugural J.K. Bhattacharjee Lecture in Microbiology, entitled "Overcoming Bacterial Resistance", at 4:15 pm on Wednesday, November 5, in 218 Pearson Hall.
Scripps hosts interactive symposium on developing sustainable volunteer programs
OMA utilizes hundreds of volunteers each year to support it's art-based program for people with dementia. Sara Peller, LCSW, Associate Executive Director of Programs at DOROT will share the organization’s strategies for developing a sustainable volunteer base and the organizational culture and structure needed to support a successful volunteer initiative. For the last three decades, DOROT has been an innovative leader in the field of aging services and volunteerism. DOROT manages over 7,000 volunteers who help address issues of social isolation and loneliness among older adults living at home.
An experiment in crowdfunding: Unlocking the secrets of the frog that can freeze
Andor Kiss is the first scientist at Miami University to use the science crowdfunding website “Experiment” to help fund discovery science.
Miami mourns loss of J.K. Bhattacharjee
Jnanendra K. (J.K.) Bhattacharjee, professor emeritus of microbiology at Miami University, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, in Oxford. He was 78.
Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus encoded viral homologs: Roles in cell survival and immune evasion
Dr. Blossom A. Damania, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, will present a Distinguished Lecture in Microbiology entitled “KSHV encoded viral homologs: Roles in cell survival and immune evasion” at 4:15 pm on Wednesday, October 8, in 218 Pearson Hall.
Miami students receive Bioinformatics Scholarships
Thirteen Miami University students have been awarded the 2014-2015 Choose Ohio First Bioinformatics Scholarship.
Two Miami students receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
Miami University students Courtney Clark-Hachtel (Miami '12) and senior James Tong Morton have been awarded fellowships from the National Science Foundation's (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).
Miami students named Goldwater Scholar, Honorable Mentions
Abraham "Jon" Moller, a junior microbiology and biochemistry double major, is one of 283 students nationwide to be awarded a Goldwater Scholarship, the premier undergraduate award of its type.