2018 Colonial Services Long-Term Care Research Award Recipient
2016-Nytasia-Hicks-PhD-150x200.jpgThe Colonial Services Long-Term Care Research award is presented to a gerontology graduate student for outstanding research or program development in long-term care. The award is funded by a contribution from Colonial Senior Services of Hamilton, Ohio to the Scripps Gerontology Center. The 2018 awardee is Nytasia Hicks.
Miami University/University of Dayton receive state funding for technology development
ohio-frontier.jpgMiami University and the University of Dayton will use a new $400,000 grant from the Ohio Third Frontier Commission to create a technology validation and startup fund.
April 24 UPAC Lunch and Learn includes talk at Freedom Summer Memorial
freedom-summer-memorial-view.jpgRick Momeyer, professor emeritus of philosophy, will speak at the Freedom Summer Memorial on Western campus as part of the unclassified personnel advisory committee (UPAC) networking lunch, noon-1 p.m. Tuesday, April 24.
Institute for Food accepting new subscribers for 2018 fall CSA
if-csa-summer-fall.jpgSign up now for Miami's Institute for Food fall 2018 Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). Applications are accepted through Aug. 17.
Faculty and staff are invited to a new student orientation preview
orientation-vignette-1.jpgOrientation and transitions programs invites faculty and staff to preview new first-year orientation sessions April 24 in Kreger Hall 319.
University Senate Action April 16
Miami University Senate met Monday, April 16, and approved several resolutions.
Ian Matt Nelson on nursing home changing demographics
Nelson-Matt-200x250.jpgIan “Matt” Nelson (Scripps Gerontology Center) is quoted in a story about younger residents in Ohio’s nursing home facilities.
In Memoriam: Karen Dawisha
Karen Dawisha, the former Walter E. Havighurst Professor of Political Science and director of Miami University’s Havighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies, died Wednesday, April 11, after a long illness. She was 68 years old.
In Memoriam: Hayden May
Hayden May, emeritus dean at Miami University, died Saturday, March 17.