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Associate Dean Position
For interested candidates, please note the job opening for the Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Graduate Education position is now open. Applications will be screened beginning Jan 6, 2020.
Flourishing Miami Center Fills A Growing Demand for Sexuality Education
A naming ceremony for the Dennis L. Carlson Sexuality Education Studies Center (SESC) on December 3rd will honor his life and work.
Frank and Susan Carroll fund generous scholarship in the College of Education, Health and Society
Parents of a recent Miami graduate have given $500,000 to Miami University to fund a scholarship in honor of their daughter.
What looks the way you feel?
Donna Danoff, third from right, presented at Redhawk Talks about using photography to understand and address mental health. The next Redhawk Talk is at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, in 153 Shideler Hall.Donna Danoff, a Miami University graduate student pursuing a master's degree in social work, uses photography to aid healing.
Reframe: Episode 60
Miami, there is a new outreach project called Periods Rock! Which addresses issues such as period poverty, the pink tax, and the ongoing social stigma that still persists in many ways.
Schools May Have a New Way to Avoid Student Suspensions
New research from Miami University and the Ohio Department of Education shows that the use of positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS) is associated with lower rates of out-of-school student suspensions.
Research by John Bowblis and Amy Roberts cited in Forbes article about importance of social workers in nursing homes
Nursing home residents and their families rely on social workers to help navigate the maze of decisions required to meet their often-changing health needs.
Study by Scripps Center of Gerontology says nursing homes lack social workers
Forbes.com July 26 (subscription may be required)
Finding Ways to Help Mothers Balance Work and Family Life
Hassan Raza, Miami University visiting assistant professor of family science and social work and the book cover for Work-Family Interface which contains his study published as a chapterIn two recent longitudinal studies, Hassan Raza and his colleagues examined both work-family conflict and work-family balance among working U.S. mothers.