Diversity and Inclusion News

05/17/2018
Miami honors alumni who served in the military with new tribute memorial
miami-memorial-update.jpgMiami University has begun prepping a site between Wells Hall and the Campus Avenue building to construct its Alumni Veterans Tribute Memorial. The memorial will honor alumni who have served and are currently serving in the armed forces.
05/10/2018
Nursing is a “people profession” and more men are signing up
nursing-story-banner.jpgTwenty years ago, Mark Ball considered going into nursing but ended up changing his mind because of what he perceived as a gender stereotype. Instead, he got a job driving heavy equipment. “I was good at it, it was good money, but I hated it,” said Ball, 42, of Oxford. “There were no people interactions.” With his kids now teenagers, Ball is back in school, pursuing what he always wanted to do — become a nurse.
05/10/2018
How a University and a Tribe Are Teaming Up to Revive a Lost Language
oris-and-baldwin.pnghttp://www.yesmagazine.org/peace-justice/how-a-university-and-a-tribe-began-mending-ties-and-revived-a-lost-language-20180509, May 9
05/09/2018
Miami's incoming class reaches new heights
incoming-banner.jpgFollowing May 1 confirmations, Miami University anticipates welcoming its largest incoming class ever this fall, exceeding 3,900 first-year students. It will be the most diverse cohort to ever enroll on the Oxford campus.
04/25/2018
Miami community invited to hear One Miami Campus Climate Survey results
campus-climate-logo.jpgResults of the One Miami Campus Climate Survey will be available next week to the university community. Faculty, staff and students responded to the survey last fall.
04/25/2018
Student Success Center helps those in need
ssc-badge-3.jpgMiami University's Student Success Center announces new ways to help people in need.
04/23/2018
Baldwin keynote focuses on preserving Myaamia culture
baldwin-keynote.jpghttp://www.tahlequahdailypress.com/news/ keynote-focuses-on-preserving-myaamia-culture/article_3a164c36-2c63-5f36-8935-6f1f3fc930f0.html, Apr. 19
04/12/2018
A news photo ignited Miami's Truman Scholarship recipient Sara Al-Zubi's passion for the health and well-being of refugees
sara-al-zubi.jpgThe Harry S. Truman Scholarship honors the nation’s future public servants and change agents, but Miami University’s Sara Al-Zubi, a 2018 recipient, decided the future was too far away. She’s making an impact now.
04/09/2018
Worldwide book debut is a highlight of Miami Convocation
tigerland-bookjacket.jpgA worldwide exclusive awaits Miami University freshmen in the start of their college careers next fall: They will be the first to receive copies of the highly anticipated Wil Haygood book, TIGERLAND: The Miracle on East Broad Street.