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Grateful faculty member spearheads camp for kids impacted by a parent’s cancer
anne-roma-headshot.pngMiami University is among five universities that recently received enough online voting to proceed with developing a Camp Kesem chapter to help children impacted by a parent's cancer.
Unique program model for monitoring guardianship in Stark County Ohio is promising.
court-angel-pie-chart-350x351.pngThe Stark County Probate Court Angel Program is the first volunteer-based monitoring program by a probate court in Ohio.
Reframe Podcast: Episode 50
ashleigh_1200x628.pngThe Personal Sides of Academic Advising
Miami among five universities nationwide to receive Camp Kesem chapters
Starkville Daily News.com, Feb. 11 (subscription may be required)
“It’s time to talk”: Upcoming faculty-led seminar tackles #MeToo at Miami
ehs-seminarSexual violence survivors often stay silent, but recently, their stories are deafening. They've been coming forward in waves, unearthing trauma and inspiring others to speak out and get involved.
More Awareness May Help Families with Autism Feel Less Isolated
settle800x400.pngFor most families, leaving the house and spending time together is an important part of life. But what if some families feel as if these kinds of activities are closed off to them? For Tracy Settleberry, Miami University visiting assistant professor of family science and social work, this has profound implications because it describes a daily reality for many families who have children with autism.
Miami rated among Best Value Colleges by Princeton Review
Biz Journals.com, Jan. 1 and One News Page.com, Feb. 1 (subscription may be required)
In Memoriam: Peter M. Magolda
Peter M. Magolda, professor emeritus of student affairs in higher education, died Wednesday, Jan. 2. He joined Miami University’s faculty in 1994.
Why Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Also Need Sex Ed
richelle-frabotta-lecture-1-3x2.pngThe primary goal is to provide sex ed training for Cincinnati Center for Autism (CCA) teachers and staff, as well as additional workshops for parents and caregivers. A secondary component will also include the creation of an individualized and developmentally appropriate curriculum for the students themselves.