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"When two hearts beat as one and both attended Miami, it's a Miami Merger." 


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Did you marry another Miami alum recently? Let us know you’re a Miami Merger and you could be featured on our award-winning site Be Mine Miami!

Love (& Honor) is in the air at Miami! Take a look at our Be Mine Miami tumblr with all new pictures, stories, videos and more.

2017 Miami Merger valentine mails to more than 27,000

As another Valentine’s Day approaches, the Miami University Alumni Association continues to celebrate Miami’s most romantic tradition.

Miami Merger for Sarah Mueller-Downs ’14 and Eric Downs ’15 began at heart of one of university’s most endearing legends

How Scott ’11 and Lauren Doust Swaidner ’13 learned their heritage – and found love – through the myaamia language

What are the odds that those four people are actually two Miami Mergers? That coincidence was something special.

Brett ’09 and Allison Begezda Smith ’09 celebrated their nuptials in true Miami Merger fashion.

As it turns out, books are not the only things being “studied” in the library.

‘The most terrific school’
From Toasted Rolls to a Hall of Fame ceremony, Chub ’48 and Marty Russell ’48 share 70 years of Red and White memories

If you recently married another Miami alum, let us know!

Did you represent Miami at your wedding? Send us a photo and tell us your story for the chance to be featured on our award-winning Be Mine Miami Tumblr.

As another Valentine’s Day approaches, Miami University celebrates a unique tradition that is still going strong. Miami Mergers account for nearly 14 percent of all alumni.

There are times in love and life when chance encounters become more than simple coincidences.

When Lyndsey Ruhe McMillan ’07 introduced two of her closest friends, she had no idea she would one day be marrying them.

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The Upham Arch holds a special place in many Miami Mergers’ hearts—but not all...

Cincinnati Miami Mergers united together on February 14, 2015 for a party to celebrate Valentine’s day at Stir, located in Olde Montgomery.

Until the fall of 1999, nearly 1,000 miles separated Jeff M.S. ’00, Ed.S. ’02 and Gloria Oliver Carpenter M.A. ’02, Ph.D. ’05.

Florida couple ranks among Miami’s “most experienced” Mergers

A first impression, when done right, can leave a powerful and enduring impact.

One of Miami's oldest traditions is kissing your loved one under the Upham Arch at midnight. Miami Mergers tell their stories in this video.

Miami University gathered more than 1,000 couples for event
Guinness World Records announced today that Miami University officially broke the world record for the most couples renewing their wedding vows. The event took place during Alumni Weekend on June 20, 2009.