Latest Miami University Stories

2015-03-27 23:01:30

Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity will gather this weekend at Camp Boggy Creek to help prepare Camp for its spring and summer programs. Eustis, Florida (PRWEB) March

2013-08-02 23:17:59

Informz, a leading provider of audience engagement services and technology solutions for the association and nonprofit markets, released a case study on how Informz Client, Beta Theta Pi, used

2013-03-21 11:26:25

"We live in the post-genomic era, when DNA sequence data is growing exponentially", says Miami University (Ohio) computational biologist Iddo Friedberg.

Image 1 - Growing Knowledge In Space
2011-11-30 11:51:25

Plants are critical in supporting life on Earth, and with help from an experiment that flew onboard space shuttle Discovery's STS-131 mission, they also could transform living in space.

2011-03-03 11:35:00

CINCINNATI, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The pillars of academe are crumbling -- that seems to be the message in the media of late. Costs are out of control, some say rising faster than the value of an education.

2010-05-26 07:00:00

June 1-7 is CPR/AED Awareness Week OXFORD, Ohio, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A group of Miami University students has developed an iPhone application focused on heart health awareness that also integrates GPS and augmented reality, allowing users to locate Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs).

2010-05-14 13:57:00

OXFORD, Ohio, May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study by scientists and colleagues of Miami University's Global Change Limnology Laboratory has demonstrated that maintaining high ultraviolet (UV) transparency in Lake Tahoe may be the key to reducing invasion of warm-water fish, such as bluegill, that threaten the native fish species in the lake.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.