09/19/2017
Melissa Thomasson on Medicaid expansion
My Dayton Daily News.com, Sept. 14 (subscription may be required)
09/19/2017
Miami University researchers lead evaluation of AgeWell program in Cleveland
straker-flaspohler-350x228.jpgThe AgeWell program trains and employs able older adults to provide companionship to chronically ill older adults in the community. The program aims to improve health and wellbeing outcomes through reducing isolation and identifying potential health or social problems and making referrals to the appropriate services. It also hopes to decrease medical costs through reducing hospitalizations, hospital readmissions, and emergency room visits. The AgeWell program has been successfully piloted in Cape Town, South Africa where participants had significant improvements in well-being scores throughout the time of the pilot.
09/18/2017
Nan Plunkett on Monarch butterfly migration
WVXU.org, Sept. 18
09/18/2017
Miami computer science faculty member beats Amazon's Alexa
Krumpe-Norm-O6716.jpgMiami University's Norm Krumpe, senior lecturer in computer science, had the number one trending video in the United States on YouTube Thursday, Sept. 14, when he beat Amazon's Alexa in a game of "Guess my Number."
09/18/2017
Miami University Accessible Technology Policy approved
The Department of Justice recently approved Miami University's Accessible Technology Policy.
09/18/2017
Five Miami students receive Gilman scholarship for study abroad
Five Miami University students received a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to help fund their study abroad experiences this fall.
09/18/2017
Studying Abroad in Luxembourg, Miami University's Home Away from Home
lux3-180.jpgWanko, a Miami University associate provost and professor of teacher education, taught in Luxembourg during the 2011 – 2012 academic year and now he’s back home again, fresh from his most recent visit this past academic year.