Local institutions join "Moon Shot for Equity" to close equity gaps
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Miami University, and Northern Kentucky University announced today that they have joined "Moon Shot for Equity," a national initiative that aims to close equity gaps within regional cohorts of two- and four-year colleges and universities by 2030.
Miami's LEED Gold- and Silver-certified buildings now account for more than 30% of gross square footage
Miami University recently earned its fifth Gold certification for a LEED building . Completed in summer 2020, the renovation of Pearson Hall, home to Miami’s life sciences departments, is Miami’s first academic building to earn LEED Gold status.
Miami’s top 50 national ranking stands firm in 2022 U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges rankings
At No. 46 among national public universities, Miami University is in the top 50 of U.S. News & World Report’s just-released 2022 rankings.
Film producer/director Reginald Hudlin to receive the Freedom Summer of ‘64 Award
Miami University will honor major motion film producer/director Reginald Hudlin with the Freedom Summer of '64 Award on Sunday, Nov. 7, for his contributions in bringing the Black image to screen.  
Miami University commemorates the 20th anniversary of 9/11
A host of events at Miami University commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Miami's annual Latin American and Caribbean UniDiversity Festival Sept. 17
Enjoy food, music, traditional arts and crafts and more at Miami's UniDiversity festival, part of UniDiversity, a series of events planned to highlight National Hispanic and Latinx American Heritage Month, Sept. 15-Oct. 15.
Two Miami doctoral students, two 2021 alumni receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
Miami University doctoral students Keaka Farleigh and Katherine Stahlhut, and 2021 graduates Lexie Adams and William Carson, have been awarded fellowships from the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program .
Alicia Knoedler, vice president for research and innovation, selected to lead NSF Office of Integrative Activities
Alicia Knoedler, vice president for research and innovation, selected to lead NSF Office of Integrative Activities. Michael Crowder, Dean of the Graduate School, will serve as interim.
Miami University announces COVID-19 vaccination requirement
Today, Miami University announced plans to implement a vaccine requirement that all students, faculty, and staff be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Nov. 22, 2021.
Durojaiye appointed Vice President for Miami Regionals
Ande Durojaiye, the new dean of Miami University Regionals, College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science (CLAAS), has been appointed Vice President for the Regional Campuses. As vice president, he’ll serve as a member of the President’s Executive Cabinet, effective Aug. 30. He will also continue to represent CLAAS and the Regional campuses at all deans’ meetings.
Vaccination clinics: Drop in at Armstrong or schedule at Health Services
A drop-in vaccination clinic is open in Armstrong Student Center Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. No appointment needed.
Headline Highlights: Miami and Miamians in the news in August
Our editors' picks for August provide a snapshot of recent news media coverage: