Myaamia Center, IT Services win 2023 CIO 100 Award
The Myaamia Center, with support from Miami University IT Services, has received a national CIO 100 Award for using innovative ways to deliver the National Breath of Life: Capacity Building for Community Language Archivists Apprenticeship Program. Margo Rutledge Kissell, Miami University Communications and Marketing, Mar. 28, 2023
Senate News, March 27, 2023
Senate heard from Michael Crowder on two proposed revisions to policies: Graduate Student Organization Policy and Support for Research Travel and Teaching Policy. We heard from Associate Provost Carolyn Haynes on proposed revisions to the Course Repeat Policy and a new Co-operative Policy Proposal. We also a special reports from John Bowblis, Chair of the Benefits Committee and Dawn Fahner, Associate VP of Human Resources on changes to the Parental Leave Policy and increases in the cost of health plan premiums for 2024. We also had a special report from Randi Thomas, Vice President for ASPIRE including updates on the College@Elm.
Notice: Laravel applications getting back-end upgrades this year
Beginning in January, IT Services has been working to upgrade all Laravel applications to use newer versions of PHP and the Laravel framework.
Expect Respect: Get Back What You Give
Miami University is relaunching its annual expect respect initiative this month. Offered through the office of the dean of students, the initiative aims to promote awareness and create an environment of respect on campus. The weeklong campaign focuses on encouraging unity, dignity, and respect even through disagreement.
Upcoming work: Moving Banner applications to new hosts
IT Services will be migrating some Banner applications to new hosts.
Commuters Find Connection in Armstrong
The Carruthers Commuter Resource Center in the Armstrong Student Center provides a home away from home for more than 50 students on a regular basis.
Travel Tech: Spring Break 2023 Edition
Some fun and useful ways that technology helps improve vacations and streamlines your experience while youÂ’re away from Miami.
Upcoming maintenance: Production Oracle patching scheduled for March 24
Friday, March 24, IT Services will be installing a patch to the production Oracle grid infrastructure.
Jacob Hyland named one of 18 of the Last 9 honorees
Jacob Hyland is a 2013 graduate of the Paper program.
Important Update: Changes coming to Google storage
Due to new restrictions from Google, we will be implementing storage quotas on all Miami accounts.
Senate News, March 6, 2023
Senators heard from Amy Bergerson, Associate Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education. Senators approved three resolutions. Provost Mullenix gave an update including a review of the Board of Trustees meeting, congratulating newly promoted and tenured faculty members, updating Senate about online proctoring at Miami, and a review of emergency procedures.
Love and Honor Story Project Honors Aidan McGaughy
February's Love and Honor Story Project recipient, Aidan McGaughy, spent the majority of his time at Miami giving back to his fellow students.