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11/23/2015
A week of winter concerts: Ceremony of Carols; Wind Ensemble; Men's Glee Club and Collegiate Chorale
Winter concerts Dec. 1, 2 and 4 feature the Chamber Singers and Choraliers; the Wind Ensemble; and the Men's Glee Club and Collegiate Chorale.
11/19/2015
The Centennial Concert: Miami University Symphony Orchestra, Nov. 23
muso-poster-wide.jpgThe Miami University Symphony Orchestra, directed by Ricardo Averbach, celebrates its 100th anniversary with a special free concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, in Hall Auditorium.
11/17/2015
Architecture + Design Career Fair
The Architecture + Design Career Fair will be held, Monday, December 7, from 1 p.m. -5 p.m. in the John E. Dolibois Rooms, Shriver Center.
11/12/2015
Announcing a new Jazz Series at Miami
jazz_duo.jpgThe Department of Music will sponsor a series of jazz performances in 2015-16 featuring students, faculty and distinguished guests.
11/12/2015
Blakemore Trio performs at Oxford's Holy Trinity Church, Monday, Nov. 16
blakemore-trio.jpgThe Performing Arts Series presents the Blakemore Trio as the first of the Oxford Chamber Series this season.
11/12/2015
Dance Theatre concert series Nov. 19-22
dt-poster.jpgMiami University’s Dance Theatre will present a winter concert series at 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 19-21, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, in Studio 88, Center for Performing Arts. A “Talk Back” will be held after the Saturday performance.
11/12/2015
Miami Metals 2015 Jewelry Sale
jewelryweb.jpgThe Miami Metals 31st Annual Jewelry Sale is near!
11/10/2015
Miami University Center for Community Engagement in Over-the-Rhine project recognized
The inaugural project for the Miami University Center for Community Design's Atelier program received two awards since its completion in May 2015.   In October, Beasley Place at 1405-07 Republic Street was named the Ohio Community Development Corporation Association's 2015 Project of the Year. In November, the Cincinnati Preservation Association acknowledged it a with a 2015 Rehabilitation Award. The 17,000 square foot building was built in 1897 and long served as an affordable housing site in the center of Over-the-Rhine.  After a long vacancy, the historic structure now contains 13 affordable housing units, and is named after the Mr. and Mrs. Beasley, who were longtime residents and exemplary neighbors.  Miami architecture students' preliminary design work during the 2010 Atelier resulted in over $1million in project funding for Beasley Place via state and federal historic tax credits. During the Atelier, architecture students live in Over-the-Rhine and design for their neighbors. They work on a community-based design project in the downtown offices of CR architecture + design, Cincinnati. To initiate the Beasley Place project, Miami students worked extensively with building owner Over-the-Rhine Community Housing to develop building plans and a redevelopment pro forma.  Students also surveyed and measured the building, documenting its many remaining historic features while investigating the feasibility of installing modern features, building systems, and an elevator for the central courtyard.   After students successfully applied for the historic tax credits, project partners OTRCH, CR Architecture + Design, and HGC Construction worked to bring the project to fruition. 
11/10/2015
Scholarship Honors musician, teacher, and beloved man
Adon Foster, a professor emeritus of music at Miami University and accomplished violinist, died in 2014 at the age of 94. In his memory, Kay, his wife of more than 30 years, made a gift permanently endowing the Adon Foster Scholarship in support of Miami music students.