Anthony James to serve as interim vice president for institutional diversity
Anthony James, director of Miami University's family science program, will become interim vice president for institutional diversity, succeeding longtime leader Ronald Scott, who is retiring.
Ronald Scott to retire after 32 years serving Miami University
Ronald Scott, Miami University’s vice president for institutional diversity, will retire at the end of 2020.
Miami receives Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine
Miami University has been awarded a 2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.
New ASPIRE office at Miami will streamline connections with business, government and community partners
Miami University has established an office for advancing strategy, partnerships, institutional relations, and economy (ASPIRE) to streamline connections with partners in business, government and the community.
Miami University one of The Princeton Review's outstanding institutions
Miami University is one of 386 colleges recognized as the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review.
The 19th Amendment turns 100: a Q-and-A with historian, author and professor Kimberly Hamlin
"To my mind, the best way to mark the centennial of the 19th Amendment is to continue to fight for universal voting rights and voter access – to make it easier, not harder, for all citizens to cast their ballots," says Kimberly Hamlin, whose new book "Free Thinker: Sex, Suffrage, and the Extraordinary Life of Helen Hamilton Gardener" tells the remarkable true story of the “fallen woman” who reinvented herself and helped secure Congressional passage of the 19th Amendment.
Search for the "wings" of a crustacean sheds light on origins of insect wings
Crustacean genes might shed light on the origin of wings in insects, a new study by Yoshi Tomoyasu and Courtney Clark-Hatchel (Miami '12, Ph.D. '18) finds.
Student-athletes to quarantine for 14 days
The Butler County General Health District, out of an abundance of caution, is quarantining all Miami University student athletes who have returned to Oxford, and any coaches and staff who were in contact with them.
Student-athletes participate in MAC Transformative Leadership Badge Program
Miami University senior Priyana Kalita was among 316 student-athletes who attended the inaugural Transformative Leadership Badge Program recently. The Mid-American Conference (MAC) hosted it via Zoom. The program focused on holistic human development was created at the recommendation of Miami President Greg Crawford and with the unanimous endorsement of the MAC Council of Presidents.