Miami Tribe reclaims historic land grants
Eight early 19th-century land grants and a map of an Indiana town on historic Miami lands have been returned to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma, and Miami University staff members are assisting with their assessment and preservation.
New study shows inflammation signals can induce complete retina regeneration in the embryonic chick
A study by Miami University developmental biologist Katia Del Rio-Tsonis and colleagues reveals a previously unsuspected, new function of complement components that has a positive effect on eye tissue repair.
"Rent" opens department of theatre's 2013-2014 season Oct. 2
The department of theatre's 2013-2014 season, "A Magical, Musical, Mystery Tour," opens Oct. 2 with an "unplugged" production of "Rent," the Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning musical by Jonathan Larson.
Astronaut Charlie Precourt presents scholarship award to Miami senior
Space shuttle astronaut Charles Precourt will present senior Dirk Auman with a $10,000 scholarship and will share his space mission experiences at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, in Hall Auditorium.
Researchers at Miami unlock mysteries of freeze-tolerant frogs
Scientific research at Miami University is unlocking mysteries into how wood frogs (Rana sylvatica) can freeze in winter - with their hearts not beating while frozen - then quickly resume normal life after thawing in the spring.
Smart and diverse, class of 2017 well equipped for Miami's nationally acclaimed academics
The most academically talented and diverse class in the history of Miami University describes this year's approximately 3,650 first-year students who move in Aug. 22 and attend Convocation Aug. 23. Fall classes for the university begin Aug. 26.
Miami alumnus soars with animation career
The immersive 3-D world of computer-animated films wasn't yet on Paul Gerard's radar when he was pursuing a business degree at Miami University.
Miami among Princeton Review's Best Colleges
Miami University again is recognized in the Princeton Review's annual best colleges guide. "The Best 378 Colleges-2014 Edition" cites students' remarks about Miami's "devotion to excellent undergraduate instruction" and "gorgeous" campus, among other praise.
Ohio sees improvements in caring for elders, but challenges anticipated
Ohio has made considerable progress in caring for its growing older population, but a new report from Miami University's Scripps Gerontology Center finds the state still faces challenges meeting the future needs of the population.