Diversity and Inclusion News

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_coverhires.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: 1968-1969, A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing.
04/05/2018
Five ways physics students and faculty help create community
physics-sps-picnic.jpgThrough student-led organizations and mentoring, faculty research on gender bias and stereotypes in physics, and other projects, Miami's physics department works to support undergraduate success.