Four faculty members honored for their excellence in teaching
Joseph Bates, Martha E. Castaneda, R. Hays Cummins and James Moller each will receive the University Distinguished Teaching Award for their excellence.
Kiplinger's cites Miami as one of the nation's "Best Values"
Miami University's "high four-year graduation rate, low average student debt at graduation, abundant financial aid, a low sticker price and overall great value," places it on the top 100 "Best Values" list for 2014, according to Kiplinger's Personal Finance.
Miami to award 1,049 diplomas during fall commencement Dec. 13
Miami University will present 1,049 diplomas during its fall commencement ceremony at 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, in Millett Hall. President David Hodge will preside over the ceremony.
Trustees continue investment in facility improvement
Miami University's board of trustees have approved the renovation of several decades-old buildings on its three local campuses and the construction of a new indoor sports center on Miami's Oxford campus.
Miami University applications on record pace for fall 2014
A record number of students are taking advantage of Miami's early application deadlines this recruitment season, a testament to the university's longstanding reputation as an outstanding institution for high-achieving students.
3-D version of university seal installed at new student center
When the new Armstrong Student Center opens in January, a focal point will be the Great Seal, a 3-D representation of the university seal, created with real objects and containing students' words and artwork to link the university's past, present and future.
Miami's board of trustees to meet Dec. 6 in Oxford
Miami University's board of trustees will meet Friday, Dec. 6, in 180 Marcum Conference Center. A public study session begins at 9:30 a.m. followed by the public business session and then an executive session.
Jayne Brownell named vice president for student affairs
Jayne Brownell, assistant vice president for student affairs at Hofstra University, has accepted the offer to become Miami University's vice president for student affairs beginning March 1.
Chuck Martin named head football coach at Miami
Miami University Athletics Director David Sayler has tapped Chuck Martin as the 36th head coach in the history of Miami football.