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04/22/2021
Panelists discuss structural factors that impact high-risk group experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic
Kathie Brinkman, an Oxford community member who serves as an advocate for her 95-year-old mother in assisted living, and Courtney Hineman, a community outreach advocate for the Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities as well as the co-leader of the Speak Up Self-Advocacy Program, spoke as panelists about the COVID-19 pandemic on April 6 via Zoom.
04/14/2021
CAS expands its focus on diversity, equality, and inclusion for students, faculty, staff, and other members of the Miami community
As part of a renewed initiative to help demonstrate Miami University’s “philosophy and belief that a diverse academic community is among an institution's greatest strengths,” the College of Arts and Science (CAS) has significantly broadened its efforts to develop and offer new programs and resources devoted to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
04/14/2021
CAS expands its focus on diversity, equality, and inclusion for students, faculty, staff, and other members of the Miami community
As part of a renewed initiative to help demonstrate Miami University’s “philosophy and belief that a diverse academic community is among an institution's greatest strengths,” the College of Arts and Science (CAS) has significantly broadened its efforts to develop and offer new programs and resources devoted to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
03/31/2021
Valuing Water MiniConference educates the public on importance of clean water
On March 19, the Western Center for Social Impact and Innovation sponsored and organized the four-session half-day Valuing Water MiniConference: An Environmental and Sociocultural Exploration of Water. A service project on March 20 also took place at Four Mile Creek Restoration with Three Valley Conservation Trust. 
03/09/2021
"Valuing Water" online conference to address the importance of equitable access to one of our planet's most precious resources
Miami's Western Center for Social Impact and Innovation is hosting a virtual "mini-conference" that will cover global accessibility to clean water, needed for drinking/sanitation ecosystemic biodiversity support, in the context of climate change.
03/02/2021
Nethmi De Alwis receives Global Marie Curie Fellowship for post-doctoral research
The highly competitive fellowship will allow De Alwis to work in the lab group of Athina Anasasaki, assistant professor of polymer materials, at ETH Zurich, university for science and technology in Zurich, Switzerland.
01/10/2021
Social change panelists deep dive into what led them into careers, giving advice to students
Last November, Miami’s Western Center for Social Impact and Innovation hosted a Careers in Change Making Panel featuring activists Kasha Huk, Katrina Briddell, and Michael Forrester ‘03 for a discussion surrounding careers in social change both in the non-profit sector and the for-profit sector.
06/03/2020
Miami receives 5th Beckman Institutional Award for undergraduate research
"We are incredibly proud to be among a select group of schools to have received this award five times," Rick Page, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry, said.
05/18/2020
The Trees of Miami
Hefner Museum FYRE students were awarded a grant from M.I.A.M.I WOMEN Giving Circle to update and revitalize the Tree Walk.Ultimately, they aim to make Miami’s living tree collection an aesthetic and intellectual asset of value to everyone on and off campus.