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New program builds community for dementia patients

Mallory Hackett

September 13, 2019

Starting September, people living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias will be allowed to socialize with each other and with Miami University students at a free memory café.The idea of memory cafés started in the Netherlan...

Miami student wins grant to study treatment for eye diseases

Mallory Hackett

August 30, 2019

A Miami student’s research may lead to a new treatment for glaucoma and macular degeneration.Phuong Thai Lam’s work has earned her the Young Investigator Student Fellowship Award for Female Scholars in Vision Research from...

Move-in weekend for Miami students makes an impact in Oxford

Jarred Kappers

August 23, 2019

Miami University welcomes 4,285 new students to campus this weekend, the largest incoming freshman class in the school’s history.Move-in weekend is one of the five “impact weekends” the city experiences during the year, according to Enjoy Oxford, the c...

Miami Drops Parking Hang-tags and Stickers for License Plate Recognition

Jarred Kappers

June 7, 2019

Miami University announced a new parking registration system on Thursday that will affect every student, faculty or staff member who has a car on campus.Those buying annual parking passes will no longer have color-coded hangtags ...

Court Hearing for Miami Basketball Player Is Postponed

Jarred Kappers

June 7, 2019

A preliminary hearing on a domestic violence charge against former Miami University basketball guard Darrian Ringo was continued until 8 a.m. Aug. 1, Thursday morning in Butler County Area Court.Ringo, part of the team through t...

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