Miami Media Highlights Feb. 28 to March 6
Miami Media Highlights Feb. 28 to March 6
Journal News, March 6: Archdeacon: Blind date turns into remarkable vision for Miami receiver, girlfriend
This article reports on Jack Sorenson, Miami Redhawk’s Football Wide Receiver, and girlfriend, Paige Coffman and the campaign they created, Bench Press for Charity, to support Women Helping Women. Additional reports on this topic appeared in:
- Dayton Daily News, March 6: Archdeacon: Blind date turns into remarkable vision for Miami receiver, girlfriend
This article reports on anti-war protests taking place in Russia condemning Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. Hannah Chapman, Dawisha assistant professor in Political Science, is quoted. Additional reports on this topic appeared in:
- Yahoo News, March 6: In Russia, thousands defy police threats to protest the invasion of Ukraine. Can it make a difference?
- Daily Magazine, March 4: In Russia, thousands defy police threats to protest the invasion of Ukraine. Can it make a difference?
The Cincinnati Enquirer, March 5: Miami University is No. 7 seed in MAC Tournament
This article reports on the RedHawks win to earn the No. 7 seed in the Mid-American Conference tournament that begins on Thursday, when they will play No. 2 seed Kent State in the quarterfinals.
Caring Places, March 5: How Video Games can help Older Adults
This article reports on the benefits of gaming for senior citizens. Glenn Platt, Armstrong Professor of Network Technology and Management in Emerging Technology in Business + Design is quoted.
This article reports on a candlelight vigil that will be held to show support for the people of Ukraine. Laura Neak, professor of Political Science, will be speaking. Additional reports on this topic appeared in:
- ABC-WCPO, March 6: Candlelight vigil to be held in support of Ukraine
This article reports on Miami University Regionals Appalachian Studies and Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers to celebrate the launch of “Industrial Strength Bluegrass: Southwestern Ohio’s Musical Legacy,” with a concert event at Miami Regionals Middletown. Matthew Smith, Regional Director of Public Programming, is quoted. Additional reports on this topic appeared in:
- WYSO Radio, March 4: "Industrial Strength Bluegrass" to be presented at Miami University Middletown this week
This article reports on Miami University Regionals Downtown Hamilton to host a number of ongoing education and enrichment opportunities for members of the community. John Vaughn, coordinator of Miami Hamilton Downtown Center, is quoted.
Fordham Institute, March 3: The upside of the downward trend in college enrollment
This article reports on the decreased number of Americans going to college. Jason Lane, dean of the College of Education, Health and Society, is quoted.
- Education Next, March 3: The Upside of the Downward Trend in College Enrollment
Washington Post, March 3: The trucker ‘convoys’ have roiled politics in Canada — and the U.S. Why that’s rare.
This editorial piece by Oana Godeanu-Kenworthy, associate teaching professor of Global and Intercultural Studies, outlines the history and differences of American and Canadian politics in relation to the trucker convoys and protests.
Yahoo! Finance, March 2: PsyBio Therapeutics Reports Annual 2021 Financial Results
This article is about how Miami University is opening a new laboratory space that will allow state-of-the-art research environments. Additional reports on this topic:
- Canadian Insider, March 2: PsyBio Therapeutics Reports Annual 2021 Financial Results
- Insider Tracking, March 2: PsyBio Therapeutics Reports Annual 2021 Financial Results
- Weekly Reviewer, March 2: PsyBio Therapeutics Reports Annual 2021 Financial Results
- News Wire, March 2: PsyBio Therapeutics Reports Annual 2021 Financial Results
Journal-News, March 2: American democracy is focus of events by Miami University’s Menard Family Center
This article reports on the Menard Family Center's upcoming events and workshops about examining the future of American democracy.
- News.Yahoo, March 2: American democracy is focus of events by Miami University Menard Family Center
- Geauga County Maple Leaf, March 3: Take the Envirothon Challenge
WGBH, March 2: Nik Money on WGBH
This broadcast features Nik Money, professor of Biology and director of the Western program, who discusses the importance of mold and fungi.
WalletHub, March 2: Why do different states have such different car insurance requirements?
This article, written by Karen D. Meyers, visiting assistant professor of Finance, discusses how car insurance is different in different states.
Dayton Daily News, March 1: Not just vodka: Russian imports to Ohio include steel fuel and ammo
This article is about how Nam Vu ,assistant professor of Economics, believes that the Ukraine vs Russia war is not going to have a huge effect on Ohio.
The Washington Post, Feb. 28: Thousands of Russians are protesting against the war with Ukraine. Putin’s not likely to listen.
This article was written by Hannah S. Chapman, Dawisha assistant professor of Political Science, discussed what is happening right now in Ukraine and how Russia is responding to conversations for peace. Additional Reports on this topic:
- Almendron, March 1: Thousands of Russians are protesting against the war with Ukraine. Putin’s not likely to listen
Journal-News, Feb. 28: Russia’s invasion hits hard for local educators with ties to Ukraine
This article discusses the emotional attachment that some Ohio professors have to what is going on in Ukraine. Miami University Regionals associate dean Liza Skyryzhevska is interviewed.
Harvard Gazette, Feb. 28: Scholars inside Ukraine describe country determined to fight back
This article reports on a panel of five scholars discussing the war in Ukraine. The panel was hosted by Harvard and supported by multiple schools including Miami University’s Havighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies.
Ralph E Hanson.com, Feb. 28: Living in a Media World
This article reports on expert commentary from Rosemary Pennington, associate professor of Media, Journalism, and Film, , about how journalists are reporting on the war in Ukraine compared to previous wars in Iraq, Syria, and Afghanistan.