ASG Outstanding Professor promotes power electronics with practical passion
For electrical engineer Mark Scott, the pathway to teaching began with a feeling, nothing logical, but a strong passion for sharing the practical potential of power electronics.
Miami's ROI No. 1 in the state for public universities
Miami University is the No. 1 public university in Ohio for return on investment, according to a just-released report by PayScale Inc.
Commencement 2018 includes NFL’s Brandon Brooks and more than 4,000 graduates
Miami University celebrates its 2018 graduates during its 179th commencement ceremony at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 19, at Yager Stadium. Alumnus and Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl champion Brandon Brooks will give the commencement address.
Nursing is a “people profession” and more men are signing up
Twenty years ago, Mark Ball considered going into nursing but ended up changing his mind because of what he perceived as a gender stereotype. Instead, he got a job driving heavy equipment. “I was good at it, it was good money, but I hated it,” said Ball, 42, of Oxford. “There were no people interactions.” With his kids now teenagers, Ball is back in school, pursuing what he always wanted to do — become a nurse.
Miami's incoming class reaches new heights
Following May 1 confirmations, Miami University anticipates welcoming its largest incoming class ever this fall, exceeding 3,900 first-year students. It will be the most diverse cohort to ever enroll on the Oxford campus.
Miami receives nine Fulbright grant offers, the most ever
Nine of Miami University’s Fulbright semifinalists have been offered 2018-2019 grants, while three others have been selected as alternates. This is Miami’s largest cohort of Fulbright offers to date.
Miami Mock Trial wins National Championship
The Miami University James Lewis Family Mock Trial Program team won the 2018 American Mock Trial Association National Championship Tournament held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 20-22, beating defending runner-up Yale University.
Two Miami students named Goldwater Scholars; one honorable mention
Two Miami University students have each received a Goldwater Scholarship for 2018-2019. 
Distinguished Scholar and Junior Faculty Scholar awards announced
Miami University Distinguished Scholar and Junior Faculty Scholar Awards for 2018 have been presented to Qihou Zhou, Lisa Ellram, Bob De Schutter and Dominick Konkolewicz.