Two Miami computer science courses recognized as "exemplars"
Two courses in Miami's College of Engineering and Computing are recognized as "exemplar" in the "CS2013" — computer science curriculum guidelines that form the basis for most computer science curricula worldwide.
Miami a member of Generation Study Abroad
Miami University has joined the Institute of International Education's Generation Study Abroad initiative to double the number of U.S. students who study abroad by the end of the decade.
Alumna receives Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
Natalie Harr (Miami M.Ed. '09) received a Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). She was one of 102 K-12 science teachers to receive the $10,000 award. She is being honored this week at the White House.
Geena Davis keynote speaker in inaugural Miami Women in Leadership Conference
Academy-Award winner Geena Davis will present the keynote address at Miami University's inaugural Women in Leadership Symposium at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in the Pavilion of the new Armstrong Student Center.
Top marketing alums return for Cradle of Marketers
Miami University's Farmer School of Business hosts its second annual "Cradle of Marketers" featuring alumni who are top marketing executives in a daylong event starting at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, in Taylor Auditorium.
Miami Theatre's "Crumbs From the Table of Joy" opens Feb. 26
Miami University Theatre presents "Crumbs From the Table of Joy," by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage, opening at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb, 26, in Gates-Abegglen Theatre.
Miami University Lecture Series continues with perspectives on Freedom Summer
Mary Frances Berry, Charlayne Hunter-Gault and Juan Williams will present "Freedom Summer: the Voting Rights Act and the Political Realities of 2014" at 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, in Hall Auditorium. Their lecture is part of the 2013-2014 Miami University Lecture Series.
NSF grant project focuses on the art of inquiry in chemistry education
Eleven high school chemistry teachers from the region are entering their second year of a research project at Miami University aimed at improving teaching and learning by focusing more on the inquiry method. Fairfield educator Kyle Jones is already changing his approach in the classroom.
Martin Johnson wins 2014 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize
Miami University historian Martin Johnson is co-winner with Allen Guelzo of Gettysburg College of the 2014 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize, which includes an award of $50,000.