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
jon-costanzo-thumb.jpgScientific 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
gerard-thumb.jpgThe 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
princeton-logo.jpgMiami 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.
More international students choosing Miami for study abroad
Miami University is the study abroad destination this summer for 88 students from three universities in China and South Korea.
Miami among top 50 public colleges in the nation, according to Forbes magazine
Miami ranks in the top 50 among all public universities nationwide in Forbes magazine's America's Top Colleges 2013 list.
Youth camps add to campus buzz in the summer
It's summer, but there are no lazy days here at Miami University as more than 2,400 youths participate in a variety of camps.