University, city celebrate 'Chief John McCandless Day' upon his retirement
The city is honoring Miami’s retiring police chief for his 17 years of service to the community and his work building a collaborative partnership with Oxford Police and other law enforcement agencies in Butler County.
Headline Highlights: Miami and Miamians in the news in July
Our editors' picks for July provide a snapshot of recent news media coverage:
The Wrap-Up June/July
Authors, accolades and achievements from June and July.
Get your COVID-19 vaccinations at Miami
You can now get your free COVID-19 vaccinations at Miami University’s Health Services on the Oxford campus. TriHealth, Miami’s health care provider, will give the vaccinations at Harris Hall, 500 Harris Drive. The type of vaccine may vary. 
"Industrial Strength Bluegrass" - an initiative of Miami Regionals Appalachian Studies program - is nominated for 2021 Album of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association
'Industrial Strength Bluegrass" was nominated this week for 2021 Album of the Year by the International Bluegrass Association (IBA). The landmark recording on the Smithsonian Folkways label was produced by local musician and broadcaster Joe Mullins in March, in a collaboration with the Miami University Regionals Appalachian Studies program.
New Regionals Nursing Innovation Hub will be ready for fall semester to accommodate growing program
The new Nursing Innovation Hub will be unveiled and ready for students for fall semester, Aug. 23.
COVID-19 vaccinated Miami University students eligible to win 80+ prizes
Miami University is encouraging students to get their COVID-19 vaccinations by offering more than 80 prizes.
Professor Rodney Coates awarded the President's Medal
The professor of critical race and ethnic studies was presented with the award “in recognition of his extraordinary service to Miami University and the entire Miami Community."
Miami U. pitcher Sam Bachman selected 9th overall by Los Angeles Angels
Bachman becomes the first RedHawk to be selected in the first round of the MLB Draft in school history and is the highest Miami student-athlete drafted since basketball player Wally Szczerbiak was picked sixth in 1999.
Miami's Student Life among 'Most Promising Places to Work'
Miami University was named one of the top 30 "Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs" by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. The list was published in the June 10, 2021 issue of the magazine.
Did you know Miami offers a variety of fully online graduate degrees and certificates?
Did you know that Miami University offers eight fully online graduate degree programs and four graduate certificates through Miami Online? Programs are open to degree and non-degree seeking students.
Xin Wang receives NSF CAREER grant for photosynthesis redesign research
Wang was awarded more than $895,000 for five years for his research on photosynthesis improvement, using a photosynthetic cyanobacterium (blue-green algae) as a model system.