Events

"Native Americans of the Miami Valley" (MUH)

August 28; 12 - 2 pm

Kathy Creighton, Director of the Butler County Historical Society, discusses the 6 tribes that have lived in the Miami Valley area throughout history: the Archaic; the Adena; the Hopewell; the Fort Ancient; the Miami; and the Shawnee …

Miami MED Pre-Health Fair

August 31; 12:30 - 7:30 pm

This fair provides an opportunity for pre-med students who want to meet with representatives from regional healthcare institutions …

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

August 31; 4 - 5 pm

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides opportunities for teaching, research, and graduate study abroad. Graduate students and undergraduates graduating in May 2016 are elibile to apply for the 2016-2017 grant cycle …

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

September 2; 10:30 am - 2 pm

Interested in doing research with a Miami faculty member? Drop in for a few minutes and chat with Miami undergraduate researchers about the benefits of active learning, and check out posters about their research experience …

Gilman Scholarship Information Session

September 4; 1 - 2 pm

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship can provide $3000-$5000 to help undergraduate students with the cost of studying abroad. Join Global Initiatives at this information session to learn how you can apply for the Gilman Scholarship …

Career Fair Strategies for Non-Business Majors

September 9; 6:30 - 7:30 pm

This is similar to the general Career Fair training, but with a focus on the skills and experiences of non-business majors …

"Witnessing the War on Terror in America" (MUH)

September 9; 7:30 - 9:30 pm

John E. Bodnar, Distinguished Professor of History, Indiana University will look at the trauma and pain caused by the 9/11 attacks and the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, particularly as it has been revealed in countless memoirs …

"Rural Areas in China"

September 10; 12 - 1 pm

Career Fair Preparation

September 10; 4 - 5 pm

Gain helpful tips on how to make the most of the Career Fair (open to all majors) …

"Harriet Beecher Stowe: Author, Abolitionist, and Caregiver" (MUM)

September 10; 6 - 8 pm

Miami Middletown History faculty member Dr. Marsha R. Robinson will present a famous nineteenth-century family's dynamics as they cared for a family member with dementia …

"Children of Rus': Right-Bank Ukraine and the Invention of a Russian Nation"

September 14; 11:30 am -1 pm

Faith Hillis, University of Chicago, gives this lecture as part of the Havighurst Center Colloquia Series National Identity and Its Discontents

"Soul of a Citizen: How Can We Make Our Voices Heard and Our Actions Count?" (MUH)

September 14; 7 - 8:30 pm

Paul Loeb's talk is the keynote address of Citizenship and Democracy Week …

"Eyes on Stalinism: Looking at the First Five-Year Plan, 1929-1933"

September 15; 5:30 - 6:30 pm

Steve Norris, Ph.D., Professor of History, Assistant Director, Havighurst Center for Russian & Post-Soviet Studies will present this Art Museum Lecture. The lecture examines the massive changes underway in the Soviet Union at the time of Margaret Bourke-White's visits (1930-1932) …

Career Fair

September 16; 1 - 6 pm

Explore internships and/or full-time employment with regional and national employers (open to all majors) …