Summer 2007

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Summer 2007

. Miami Magazine
Stay Tuned
From Carson to Costas, some of the biggest names in TV entertainment and sports broadcasting have worked with NBC Executive Vice Presidents Rick Ludwin ’70 and Jon Miller ’78.

Heartfelt Homework
Gerontology graduate student Molly Trauten moves into a nursing home during summer break and struggles with a loss of independence and depression in her attempt to understand a patient’s perspective.


Stretch, Bobo, Stretch. Good Boy.
Mechanical engineering students “train” a special dog to help developmentally delayed children in their physical therapy exercises. This is no ordinary therapy dog either.


The $13.5 Million Gift
Never one to be defeated by obstacles, whether childhood poverty or polio, Lois Klawon ’39 came to school on scholarships and wanted to make sure other students benefited the same way she did..



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Miamian, Miami University's alumni magazine, highlights alumni, student, faculty, and staff involvement with the University, updating readers on campus news and events, arts, University sports, and alumni news. Miami's primary communication link with alumni and close friends of the University, the magazine sets out to inform and entertain while generating a sense of knowledge and involvement with Miami University. Miamian is published three times a year and has a current circulation of approximately 139,000.

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