Diversity and Inclusion News

07/28/2016
Miami students bring shade to Syrian refugee camp
Sixteen Miami University students spent last semester designing sun shelters, greenhouses, playgrounds and other comforts in hope of making life a little easier for Syrians living in a refugee camp in Jordan.
07/27/2016
Campus Mentors Making an Impact at Miami University
The Campus Mentors program, directed by Professor Leah Wasburn-Moses, has been featured in the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education blog for making a positive impact in the Oxford and Miami University communities through innovative practices.
07/18/2016
Humanitarian Engineering and Computing Minor
ewb-rwanda.jpgHelping people through engineering
07/14/2016
Inclusive program opens classroom doors and minds
Nika Swagler’s goal for college is simple: to learn how to be a leader.
06/30/2016
Local partnership increases educational pathways for students interested in engineering technology.
Miami University Regionals, Cincinnati State and the Warren County Educational Service Center (ESC) have partnered to create a pathway for students in and around Warren County to gain their engineering technology degree conveniently and at an affordable price.
06/16/2016
Miami among Ohio's first 100 employers in Leadership Network focusing on hiring Ohioans with disabilities
Miami University is among the first 100 employers in the state to join the Ohio Business Leadership Network (OHBLN). Members have taken steps to focus on the abilities of Ohioans with disabilities as they seek to make meaningful contributions to the workforce.
06/10/2016
Journey to Miami Regionals: Making his own future.
david-glock.jpg“I could build my program around what I really wanted to do,” David Glock said.
05/12/2016
Fulbright recipient wants to be "catalyst for change" concerning how individuals with disabilities are viewed
As she prepares to graduate from Miami this Saturday, Emily Paxson said she is committed to making a difference in the world. She wants to be a positive role model for children with physical and developmental disabilities, especially those in other countries where she knows life is more difficult for them.
05/05/2016
Grant brings India to Miami to study cultural-centered mental health approaches
The role of the Shaman in treating patients suffering from mental health is just one of the topics that intrigued psychology students over the past two weeks as faculty from Christ University in Karnataka, India, visited Miami.