Events

New Graduate Student Libraries Orientation

August 19; 6:30 - 8 pm

Join us for an informal Libraries orientation in King Library. We'll cover everything you need to know about using the Libraries as a graduate student. And, of course, we'll provide free food …

Anthropology Open House

August 23; 12:30 - 1:30 pm

This is an opportunity for new anthropology students to meet the faculty, explore the teaching labs, ask questions of current anthropology majors and learn about all the opportunities that anthropology has to offer …

2019 Convocation

August 25; 3 pm

Celebrate the opening of the academic year with keynote speaker is Stephanie Anderson, author of the 2019 Summer Reading Program book One Size Fits None: A Farm Girl's Search for the Promise of Regenerative Agriculture …

Fall Classes Begin

August 26

Classics Department Open House

August 28; 4:30 - 5:30 pm

This reception, sponsored by the Department of Classics, is open to all of the Miami community …

Mega Fair

August 28; 6 - 9 pm

Come meet with hundreds of student organizations to find your place at Miami! The event this year will be in Rec Quad with Goggin and the Rec as a rain location …

Anthropology Student Forum

August 29; 6 - 7:30 pm

This is a touchpoint opportunity for all anthropology students to introduce faculty, to highlight the year's special lectures and professional development events, and to help students think ahead about opportunities for research …

MEDLIFE Miami Information Session

September 3; 8 - 8:30 pm

Come to our informational session to learn more about how our organization works to help in the fight against global poverty …

Gilman Scholarship Information Session

September 5; 12 pm

The Gilman Scholarship can provide up to $8000 to help undergraduates with high financial need pursue an internship or study abroad …

Rainbow Reception

September 5; 4 - 6 pm

Rainbow Reception is our way of welcoming the new and returning Miami LGBTQ+ and ally community to campus. This event is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to meet new people, build community, and learn more about LGBTQ+ Services and resources on campus …

Fall Career & Internship Fair

September 11; 1 - 5:30 pm

Research over 300 attending employers from top international and local companies on Handshake or The Fairs App before attending to streamline your experience. Be sure to leave time to visit interesting employers who may not be directly related to your major. You never know what opportunities are available …

Diversity and Inclusion Networking Event

September 11; 6:30 - 8:30 pm

This event provides an informal environment bringing together students and employers who are mutually invested in a diverse workforce. Network with talented and diverse individuals who are focused on the importance of inclusion and equity as key elements of a successful career path …

"Resetting the Clocks in a 24/7 World"

September 12; 5 - 8 pm

Jonathan Crary, Meyer Schapiro Professor of Modern Art and Theory at Columbia University, gives the opening talk of the 2019-2020 John W. Altman Program in the Humanities: Time and Temporality

Lives Worth Living (film)

September 12; 6:30 pm

This documentary is a real life account of the effort taken by disabled people to fight for their civil rights and pass disability legislation such as the Americans with Disabilities Act. It is the first segment of the 3-part film series Diving into Disability Culture