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Rinella Learning Center Earns Learning Center of Excellence Certification
Miami’s Rinella Learning Center recently earned the Learning Center of Excellence Certification through the National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA). Miami is one of only six universities in the country to be recognized at this highest level of certification.
Leadership Fair Brings Opportunities Together
For the second year, Student Life will host a student leadership recruitment fair, bringing together multiple leadership opportunities with similar recruitment and selection timelines from across campus.
State support helps Miami serve more students with disabilities
The J. Scott and Susan MacDonald Miller Center for Student Disability Services (SDS) provides services and reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to education.College2Careers supports vocational rehabilitation counselor position.
2019 Clothesline Project Display
On October 3-4, several hundred members of the Miami community experienced The Clothesline Project on campus. The Clothesline Project is an interactive art exhibit that amplifies and uplifts the voices of survivors and victims of sexual and interpersonal violence (SIV) and raises the visibility of SIV as a continuing and serious problem.
Dean's Advisory Board Launching Soon
The office of the dean of students is seeking applications for a newly-formed dean's advisory board. The board, nicknamed DAB, will allow student leaders to influence positive change on campus, celebrate student accomplishments, and help the office of the dean of students set priorities and create initiatives.
MPACT Day of Service Set for November
A new program from the Wilks Leadership Institute aims to combine leadership enactment, community building, and service.
Health Education Meets Gamification (with Prizes!)
EdLogics was introduced to Miami students in the Spring as a fun, engaging way to learn about health using gamification principles. Their fall registration drive kicks off in October.
Dan Darkow Receives the Lydia Block Rising Star Award
Dan Darkow, coordinator in the Miller Center for Student Disability Services, was recently awarded the Ohio Association for Higher Education and Disability’s Dr. Lydia Block Rising Star Award.
FAFSA for 2020-2021 Available
The 2020 - 2021 FAFSA is available as of October 1, 2019. New, incoming first-year students are encouraged to submit the FAFSA by the Priority 1 deadline of December 1, 2019 or the Priority 2 Deadline of February 1, 2020. The priority deadline for returning, regional, transfer, and graduate students is February 1, 2020. Visit for more information.