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Jul 17, 2019
Five things you should know about art, dementia and aging

There are many kinds of dementias. Elizabeth 'Like' Lokon, founder and director of Opening Minds through Art (OMA) – an award-winning, evidence-based art program for people with neurocognitive disorders – uses dementia in plural form to convey the fact that it has many types.

Jul 16, 2019
Mack Hagood examines our fight to control noise with sound

The noise is positive for "Hush: Media and Sonic Self-Control," a new book by Miami University's Mack Hagood.

Jul 11, 2019
Miami listed among the best in new "Fiske Guide to Colleges"

Miami University's academic, research and personal growth opportunities make it among the nation’s best, according to the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2020.

Jul 10, 2019
STEAM-powered and DIY: Mixing art, neurobiology and renovations in Pearson Hall

Like in the 1966 science fiction film “Fantastic Voyage,” passersby can view a larger-than-life painting of the inner world of neurons. You can visualize, on a giant scale, the central nervous system of the Jonah crab, to be more exact.

Jul 09, 2019
Award-winning collaboration “HumanitiesWorks” uses data to disprove public perception

Major at your own risk. That’s often the public perception of students who choose to study philosophy over finance or English over engineering.

Jun 28, 2019
Strategic plan supports investment, innovation and more

Miami University trustees at their June 28 meeting set Miami on an energetic five-year course by approving a strategic plan that addresses rapid changes in education, society and employment.

Jun 26, 2019
Beyond sunburn: implications of ozone, UV radiation and climate for a sustainable future

Ozone depletion in the stratosphere continues to affect not only ultraviolet (UV) radiation levels at the Earth’s surface but also climate across the southern hemisphere, an international study reports.

Jun 26, 2019
Bob De Schutter's digital game wins gold medal at international competition

Bob De Schutter's digital game, Brukel, won a gold medal at the International Serious Play Awards 2019 in Los Angeles. It was recognized in the category, games for good, designed for use in educational settings.