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09/12/2018
Miami ranks in top 25 for campus dining offerings
dividends-salad.jpgWhere do you go for that late-night snack? How about a quick break in between classes?
09/11/2018
Hike-A-Thon Plus Kicks Off Week of Wellness
hikathon.jpgHike anytime on Saturday, September 29th from 9am - 2pm. All Miamil faculty, staff, students, and community members of Oxford are invited. Even 4-legged friends on leashes are welcome.
09/06/2018
Miami grad raises $25,000+ while hiking to provide mental health support to teens
preston-kahn-new-hampshire.pngWith each mile he hikes along the 2,190-mile Appalachian Trail, Preston Kahn (Miami ’18) is raising funds for a new program that provides a safety net for young people struggling with mental health issues. Kahn is passionate about the cause because he has battled anxiety and depression since he was a teen.
08/22/2018
It's Fall Time for Fitness 4 Life
hm-badge-200x200.jpgFitness 4 Life Fall schedule begins August 27th.
08/08/2018
Miami Employees Achieve Over 3,000 Hours of Physical Activity
tour-challenge-300x275.jpgMiami Employees Achieve Over 3,000 Hours of Physical Activity
06/06/2018
Putting Old Ideas Out to Pasture. Dietitians Embrace Change in an Ever-evolving Industry.
southern-womens-show-nashville-3x2.jpgKarman Meyer, registered dietitian and a graduate of Miami University’s dietetics program explains some of the misunderstandings about beef.
05/30/2018
Student-developed web app explores overdose deaths in Butler County
overdose-screenshot.jpgA new interactive web app promises to become an important component in battling the opioid crisis in Butler County by exploring the patterns of overdose deaths.
05/17/2018
Moving out? Lighten your load and help others: Donate to ShareFest
fest-3-unique.jpgLast year ShareFest generated a record 87 tons of donations from Miami students moving out of Oxford.
05/10/2018
Nursing is a “people profession” and more men are signing up
nursing-story-banner.jpgTwenty 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.
05/09/2018
MOVE Outdoor Bootcamp May 12: You're invited
move-long-tees-ivy.jpgCatch your last chance this spring for fitness fun at the Lewis Place patio and yard this Saturday, May 12.
05/09/2018
Beat stress and embrace your inner artist at the art center
glass-flame-800x400.jpgWhere creativity gets a workout
05/03/2018
Undergraduates conduct research projects for better health choices
held-science-professors.jpgLamuel Bean wants to improve the health of communities. Katherine Rodriguez is influenced by her career goal of becoming a neonatologist. And Isabel Held’s tragic loss of a friend motivated her to research the connection between neurology and behaviors.