Miami University Regionals’ Middletown campus will begin celebrating its 50th anniversary with a Kick-Off Celebration located in the campus quad on Saturday.
On Sept. 5, 1966, the campus held its first all-day classes.
The kickoff event includes a remote broadcast from K 99.1’s Frye Guy, live music, free kid zone, food trucks, a rock wall, air brush tattoos, a Euro bungee, and an inflatable slide.
The live music will be from WingWalkers, with their improvisational blues, folk, and jazz style. Tim Shelton and Clay Hess will take the stage next. Then there will be a ceremony about the 50th anniversary year, including donations to a time capsule that the campus will seal until 2066.
The event will include a videographer who will record the memories of Middletown from people interested in being in the movie.
"We invite each and every one of you to join us in celebrating 50 years at Miami Middletown,” Cathy Bishop-Clark, interim associate provost and Miami Regionals dean, said. “This is a special place, and it has touched and improved thousands of lives – including my own. Miami Regionals is at a unique place. We commemorate the last 50 and look forward to an exciting future."
Organizations in this story
Want to get notified whenever we write about Miami University-Oxford ?
Next time we write about Miami University-Oxford, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.Sign-up for Alerts
- Cost of college went up for all students at University of Puerto Rico-Utuado
- Cost of college was unchanged for all students at Atlantic University College
- Graduates earn 215 degrees, certificates from Caribbean University-Bayamon
- Graduates earn 4,837 degrees, certificates from Loyola University Chicago
- Graduates earn 4,555 degrees, certificates from Boise State University
- Cost of college went up for all students at University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo
- Cost of college was unchanged for all students at Universidad Metropolitana
- Graduates earn 405 degrees from Trinity Washington University
- Cost of college was unchanged for all students at Instituto Educativo Premier
- Graduates earn 308 degrees from Carlos Albizu University-San Juan