Reception attendees talk as they eat and drink

9th Annual Proposals and Awards Reception saw new venue

Attendees at the reception help themselves to appetizers on the buffet.

Approximately 45  faculty and staff attended Miami University’s 9th Annual Proposals and Awards Reception on February 13. In a change from recent years, the event, which honored those who submitted a proposal or received a funding award in FY2018, was held in Shriver Center’s Dolibois A & B rooms.  Attendees enjoyed drinks and appetizers and received a water bottle as a token of thanks from OARS.


Photos by the Office for the Advancement of Research and Scholarship, Miami University.

Attendees at OARS 8th Annual Proposals & Awards Reception. In the foreground, Associate Provost for Research Jim Oris talks with professor of statistics John Bailer and Director of the Scripps Gerontology Center, Suzanne Kunkel.

8th Annual Proposals and Awards Reception well-attended

Attendees at OARS 8th Annual Proposals & Awards Reception. In the foreground, Regionals staff member Scott Berry and OARS staff member Amy Cooper talk with Regionals faculty member Leland Spencer.

Approximately 60  faculty and staff attended Miami University’s 8th Annual Proposals and Awards Reception on February 15. Attendees enjoyed drinks and appetizers at the event, which honored those who submitted a proposal or received a funding award in FY2017. Everyone who attended received a portable charger as a token of thanks from OARS.


Photos by the Office for the Advancement of Research and Scholarship, Miami University.

Attendees at OARS 7th Annual Proposals and Awards Reception show of the hats they received from OARS as a token of thanks.

7th Annual Proposals and Awards Reception breaks record

Two hats, one showing the Miami University "block M" logo on the front and the other showing the word "research" on the back.
Reception attendees received a “Miami Research” hat as a token of thanks from OARS.

A record number of  faculty, staff, and student researchers attended Miami University’s 7th Annual Proposals and Awards Reception, held this past Wednesday. Over 50 attendees enjoyed drinks and appetizers at the event, which honored those who submitted a proposal or received a funding award in FY2016. Everyone who attended received a “Miami Research” ball cap as a token of thanks from OARS.


Photos by the Office for the Advancement of Research and Scholarship, Miami University.