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04/03/2019
Microbes, QAs, methane: Top to bottom
Recent grants support D.J. Ferguson's and Xin Wang's research on the hidden life of microbes.
04/03/2019
Microbial "neighbors" improve ammonia removal in wastewater
Recent NSF grant supports Annette Bollmann's research on improving ammonia removal in wastewater by ammonia oxidizing bacteria.
04/03/2019
Engineering microbes
Xin Wang, assistant professor of microbiology, creates microbes for applications in energy production, medicine and environmental protection.
04/02/2019
AG Loretta Lynch and Dr. Tom Price discuss "Drowning in Drugs: The Opioid Crisis in America"
The Janus Forum, held on March 13, invited former Attorney General Loretta Lynch and former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Dr. Tom Price to share their views and experiences on the opioid crisis
04/01/2019
Pre-Health Professions Week 2019
The inaugural Pre-Health Professions Week, supported by a Career Grant from Miami's Career Center, brings a variety of healthcare-related events to the Oxford Campus. Pre-Health Week is intended not only to help our students develop and strengthen their applications, it is meant to help them build a connection between their time at Miami and their futures in healthcare. Over a four-day period we will be collaborating with student organizations, Miami alumni, and professionals throughout the region to offer health-care related professional and career development events, including skills workshops, a current professional school student panel, mock interviews, break-out sessions, a keynote speaker, and multiple networking opportunities.
03/19/2019
Women After All: World Anthropology Day lecture addresses evolution, health, and the end of male supremacy
In order to celebrate World Anthropology Day, Melvin Konner, MD, PhD was invited by the Department of Anthropology to Miami on Thursday, February 21 to speak in front of a very full Shideler Hall auditorium about "Women After All: Evolution, Health, and the End of Male Supremacy"
03/06/2019
Drowning in Drugs: AG Loretta Lynch and Dr. Tom Price to discuss national opioid crisis for spring 2019's Janus Forum
On March 13, Loretta Lynch, attorney general under President Obama, and Tom Price, former secretary of Health and Human Services under President Trump, together will speak about America’s national opioid crisis for the 2019 spring's Janus Forum
02/27/2019
Grassland response to global change to be the topic of the Department of Biology's Roger Wilson Lecture in Botany
On Wednesday, March 6, Dr. Eric Seabloom, Professor of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior at the University of Minnesota, will give a presentation entitled "Grassland Ecosystems and Global Change: Insights from NutNet, a Globally-Replicated Experiment"
02/27/2019
Grassland response to global change to be the topic of the Department of Biology's Roger Wilson Lecture in Botany
On Wednesday, March 6, Dr. Eric Seabloom, Professor of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior at the University of Minnesota, will give a presentation entitled "Grassland Ecosystems and Global Change: Insights from NutNet, a Globally-Replicated Experiment"