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10/21/2020
Miami University Regionals announces textbook scholarship
Offered in conjunction with its Regional Exploration Days, the $250 per semester book scholarship will be offered to eligible students who attend one of the two remaining virtual events.
10/14/2020
Student How-To Guides: Participate in Zoom Breakout Rooms
Your instructor may utilize Zoom Breakout Rooms during your virtual lectures. This guide walks through what that experience is like for students, as well as the options available to you during your breakout session.
10/09/2020
Local history of bicycles on agenda for upcoming Miami Regionals' Verity Traditions
Local historian Sam Ashworth returns to Verity Traditions for a Zoom event on "Wheels of Fortune: The Miami Cycle & Manufacturing Co. in Middletown," on Tuesday, October 27, at 6 p.m.
10/08/2020
Lecture by CNN host on the role of news media in democracy headlines upcoming Menard Family Center for Democracy virtual events
Brian Stelter, chief media correspondent for CNN Worldwide will present the Menard Family Center's Fall Lecture entitled "The Role of the Media in American Democracy," on Monday, October 19.
10/07/2020
Miami University Regionals faculty duo receive book award
Drs. Theresa Kulbaga and Leland Spencer recently received an award for their book on sexual justice language and policy in higher education around the concept of consent.
10/01/2020
Miami University Regionals examines the history and impact of global pandemics
COVID-19 is a global pandemic on a scale not seen for more than a century. Miami University Regionals will explore that history in "Pandemics in Historical Perspective: An Online Panel Discussion" on Monday, October 26, at 7 p.m
09/28/2020
Etiquette in the Virtual Classroom
With the necessary changes brought about by teaching during a pandemic, and the sudden shift to virtual lectures, students and faculty are trying to navigate unfamiliar terrain when it comes to the etiquette of our virtual spaces, especially if video is involved. This article will break down the common rules that create virtual classrooms with inclusive and respectful environments that are conducive to teaching and learning.
09/24/2020
Instructor Presence Series Part 1: More Than Just an Email Address
Implementing instructor presence can be a challenging aspect of teaching in the online environment. However, understanding the different dimensions of teaching online will help you design and/or facilitate a course in which students identify you as their instructor, a human being, as more than just a name attached to an email address.