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08/16/2018
Miami adds its collective voice to national #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign
The Miami iPOLS (international peer orientation leaders) are prepared to greet about 600 new international students and lead them in their orientation sessions this week.Miami University has added its collective voice to the national #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign, which aims to send a welcoming message to international students around the world.
08/10/2018
Class of 2022 will learn about civil rights during Convocation
Tigerland tells the story of two high school sports teams in 1968 who beat tremendous odds to win state championships.About 5,000 incoming first-year students at Miami University will be the first to receive a new book from the bestselling author and alumnus Wil Haygood Aug. 24. This exclusive release is part of Convocation 2018 as Miami begins fall semester.
08/08/2018
Myaamia Center receives NEH grant to continue indigenous language revitalization
Team members work at the National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.A $311,641 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities will expand the work of Miami University's Myaamia Center on revitalizing indigenous languages.
07/26/2018
Sign up now to be a facilitator for Convocation 2018
Tigerland tells the story of two high school sports teams in 1968 who beat tremendous odds.Yes. You can still sign up to be a facilitator during Convocation 2018. Be among the first to get Wil HaygoodÂ’s new book in this Miami debut.
07/17/2018
In Whose Honor?: Diversity and inclusion in the post-Redskin era
filmfest-thumb.jpgDocumentary and discussion rounded out this great IT Diversity event.
07/11/2018
Miami University ranks 47th in the U.S. among the Most LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges in 2018
Miami University ranks 47th in the U.S. on a list of the Most LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges in 2018 by Affordable Colleges Online
06/27/2018
President Gregory Crawford on universities leading the way on diversity
Huffington Post.com, June 20 (subscription may be required)
06/21/2018
Krystina Hird, Matt Morris named 2018-2019 Beckman Scholars
Senior biochemistry majors Matt Morris, at left with faculty mentor Rick Page, and Krystina Hird, at right with faculty mentor Carole Dabney-Smith, received $19,300 Beckman Scholarships for 2018-2019.  Senior biochemistry majors Krystina Hird and Matt Morris have both been selected as Beckman Scholars for 2018-2019.
05/17/2018
Miami honors alumni who served in the military with new tribute memorial
The Alumni Veteran's Tribute Memorial dedication to be held Nov. 11.Miami 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.