Events

"Go With the Flow? Pleasure, Skillful Agency, and Flourishing"

February 5; 4 - 6 pm

Dr. William Hasselberger (University of Virginia) addresses a conception of pleasure and enjoyment that has recently received attention in psychology—under the label 'flow'—but whose lineage goes back to Aristotle …

Spanish & Latin American Film Festival

February 5; 6 - 8:30 pm

Screening of a recent film from Spain or Latin America; Spanish with English subtitles …

Chinese New Year Celebration with MUSO

February 6; 7 - 11 pm

This special evening of song and dance will feature an array of performing artists showcasing traditional Chinese music and instruments …

Lunar New Year Celebration

February 7; 5 - 7 pm

This is a celebration of Lunar New Year for Southeast Asian students and any student that is interested in our cultures …

Chinese New Year Celebration

February 8; 9 am - 4 pm

The theme of the Confucius Institute's annual Chinese New Year Celebration revolves around the Chinese tea culture …

African American Read-In (MUH)

February 8; 3 - 4:30 pm

Rentschler Library will host the read-in featuring works about African American Military Veterans. Audience members are encouraged to bring materials to share with additional resources onsite for impromptu readings …

Preparing for a Job/Internship in Business…without a Business Degree

February 8; 4 - 5 pm

Join us to learn about skills and strategies you can develop and use as you think about translating your major and experiences into the world of business …

Spring Mega Fair

February 8; 5 - 8 pm

Spring Mega Fair will showcase student organizations, campus partners, and departments …

"Parents and School Choice"

February 9; 6 - 7 pm

Kelley Williams-Bolar gives this lecture as part of the Black History Celebration …

"Men of Miami"

February 9; 7 - 8 pm

What does it mean to be a man at Miami University? The Miami Masculinities Committee invites you to a panel discussion which will include diverse perspectives from male student leaders from across campus …

"Henry Ford: Fit to a 'T'" (MUH)

February 9; 7:30 - 9 pm

In 1932, union vs. management confrontations are on the rise, unemployment rampant, and communism and fascism appear viable. Henry Ford, who put the world on wheels, thinks he has a solution. During this interactive play Ford will talk to car dealers about his past, about the new Ford V-8, and about the future of soybeans …

Spring Internship and Career Expo

February 10; 1 - 6 pm

"The Undesirable and the Adesirable"

February 12; 4 - 6 pm

Vida Yao (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill) argues that we desire and intend not under the guise of the good, but under the guise of the naturally attractive — where the limits of natural attraction are not identical to the limits of apparent goodness …

"Peasants and Politics: How GIS Offers New Insights into the German Countryside" (MUH)

February 12; 4 - 6 pm

George Vascik (History and Integrative Studies) will discuss this topic …

"The Uniate Church in the Russian Empire: Conversion, Culture, and Identity"

February 15; 11:30 am - 1 pm

Barbara Skinner, Indiana State University, will address this topic as part of the Havighurst Center Colloquia Series Religion and Identity in Russia and Ukraine

Fulbright Information Session

February 15; 4 - 5 pm

Join Global Initiatives to learn more about opportunities to teach, conduct research, or pursue graduate study abroad through the Fulbright U.S. Student Program …

"The Role of Sesame Street in the Development of Cultural Awareness"

February 15; 7:30 - 9 pm

Caroll Spinney (Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since 1969), Sonia Manzano (Maria), and Michael Davis (author of Street Gang, The Complete History of Sesame Street) will discuss this topic …

"Mystique of the Everyday": Afro-Cuban Art

February 17; 6 - 7 pm

Juan Carlos Albarrán's (Global and Intercultural Studies/Latin American, Latino/a, and Caribbean Studies) lecture will focus on the role of Afro-Cuban art at different historical moments in Cuban society, where Afro-Cuban contribuations have played a major role in Cuba at the same time the Afro-Cuban population has remained marginalized from major economic, social, and political changes taking place in the island …