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Apollo Astronaut Al Worden to present Maeva Metz with Astronaut Scholarship; speak about his experiences Sept. 22
Colonel Al Worden, USAF, Ret., will present senior Maeva Metz with a $10,000 scholarship and will share his experiences as the Command Module pilot for the Apollo 15 lunar mission at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, in Hall Auditorium.
Maeva Metz awarded Astronaut Scholarship
Maeva Metz, a senior microbiology major and molecular biology minor from Brookfield, Conn., has been awarded an Astronaut Scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF).
Miami Hamilton faculty recognized for service and research
Four Miami University Hamilton faculty members have been recognized as 2015 Faculty Award recipients: Karen Brentley, D. J. Ferguson, Ann Rypstra and Jennifer Yamashiro.
12th Annual Neuroscience Day comes to Miami on May 29
The Ohio Miami Valley Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience will host its 12th Annual Neuroscience Day, the premier scientific neuroscience meeting in the region, on the Oxford campus of Miami University on Friday, May 29
Miami microbiologists' research on biofilms uncovers new clues about how to treat pneumonia
Microbiologist Mitchell Balish, associate professor of microbiology at Miami University, and his graduate students are working to understand the features of Mycoplasma pneumoniae biofilms and determine how their development might be inhibited.
Miami students named Goldwater Scholar, Honorable Mention
Maeva Metz, a junior microbiology major and molecular biology minor from Brookfield, Conn., has received a Goldwater Scholarship. She is one of 260 students nationwide to receive the scholarship, the premier undergraduate award of its type in the fields of mathematics, natural science and engineering.
Stark lecture; Hyenas, humans and laughing gas - signatures of a microbial world
Dr. Thomas M. Schmidt, Center for Microbial Sciences, University of Michigan, will present the Orton K. Stark Lecture, "Hyenas, Humans and Laughing Gas - Signatures of a Microbial World" at 4:15 on Wednesday, April 22, in 112 Pearson Hall. This lecture will be suitable for diverse group of students and faculty.
Dr. Drew talks hookup culture, addictions at lecture
Dr. Drew Pinsky, a celebrity doctor known for his perspectives on sex, relationships, and addictions, spoke on Monday, February 16 at Hall Auditorium, as part of Miami University's Lecture Series.
Miami hosts first CIQS day to encourage women to participate in STEM fields
Local high school girls visited Miami University for a taste of science, creativity, and college life last Tuesday, as part of the first Careers Involving Quantitative Skills (CIQS, or "kicks") Day.