Events

Spring Break

March 20-24

Study Abroad 101

March 27; 4 - 4:30 pm

Study Abroad 101 is a great way to learn more about study abroad opportunitites at Miami. Come and start your journey …

"Risky Business? Czechoslovak Film Industry and International Co-productions with Eastern and Western European Partners, 1956-1989"

March 27; 4 - 6 pm

This Havighurst Center lecture will be given my Dr. Pavel Skopal, Assistant Professor at Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic …

"Christian Moerlein: The Man and His Brewery" (MUH)

March 27; 7 - 9 pm

Guest speaker Dr. Don Heinrich Tolzmann is a recognized expert in the field of German-American studies, and has authored a number of books. This evening, he brings us some interesting history as he discusses his book on brewer Christian Moerlein …

Diabetes Research Update

March 28; 6 - 7 pm

The College Diabetes Network student organization hosts a representative from the Southwest Ohio Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) who will give an informative update on current research and treatment for Type One diabetes …

"Designing Net Zero Buildings"

March 29; 4 - 5 pm

This Department of Architecture and Interior Design lecture will be presented by Heapy Engineering …

Tested (film)

March 29; 5 - 7 pm

Curtis Chin will screen his latest documentary film followed by a question and answer session. This film explores the gap in educational opportunities for different races in America, a fact most pronounced in our nation’s top public schools …

Romeo and Juliet (theatre)

March 29; 7 - 9 pm

Join the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company for their performance of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. The performance is free and open to the public …

Women in Leadership Symposium

March 30; 8 am - 8 pm

The M.I.A.M.I. Women in Leadership Symposium is open to the general public, and all Miami students, alumni, faculty, staff and local community members are encouraged to attend …

"Asylum Surrendered: Redefining the Political in Non-Extradition Protections for Refugees"

March 30; 2:30 - 4 pm

Carl T. Dahlman (Director and Professor of International Studies, Global and Intercultural Studies) will provide this segment of the Refuge/Refugee Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Global and Intercultural Studies …

"Revolution!"

March 30; 4 - 5:30 pm

A panel of distinguished scholars will discuss the historical legacies of three modern revolutions: The French Revolution, the Russian Revolutions, and the Mexican Revolutions …

Diversity Webinar

March 30; 7 - 8 pm

This webinar will feature alumni discussing how they built connections and community with colleagues in their work environments …

Wings (film)

March 30; 7 - 9:30 pm

Two young men fall in love with the same same girl. After the US enters WWI, both join the Air Corps and become aces. They remain friends, but the relation to the girl threatens their friendship …

"Rapid Environmental Assessment Using UAV Technology: Opportunities"

March 31; 2 - 3:30 pm

James Lein, Professor at Ohio University, gives this Department of Geography seminar …

Mac's Worlds (theatre)

March 31 - April 1

This participatory theatre event was inspired from the play written by 5 th grade students at Hawthorne, Elementary in Louisville, KY with Looking for Lilith Theatre Company …

"Catching Up in the Global Economy: Good and Bad Banks in East Central Europe"

April 3; 11:30 am - 12:50 pm

Rachel Epstein, University of Denver, gives this lecture as part of the Havighurst Colloquia Series: Eastern Europe and the European Union

"Post-truth Politics and Indebted Sovereignty"

April 3; 4 - 6 pm

Ida Dominjanni delivers this L. P. Irvin Lecture …

"Feedback on Word Choice Errors" and "Modality and Subject Obviation in Subjunctive Clauses"

April 3; 5:30 - 7 pm

Larysa Bobrova and Elizabeth Gielau will be the speakers during this What the L? Language Research at Miami lecture …

"Beyond the Struggle: Political and Social Justice Activism"

April 3; 6 - 7:30 pm

This segment of the César E. Chávez Celebration Program features the keynote presentation and a panel discussion …

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: "Beyond Black & White"

April 3; 7:30 - 9 pm

This segment of the University Lecture Series will feature the NBA's all-time leading scorer and a six-time NBA champion. Abdul-Jabbar is also a regular contributing columnist for The Washington Post and Time Magazine where he shares his thoughts on some of the most socially relevant and politically controversial topics facing our nation today …

"The Partially True Story of the True Diary of a Part-Time Indian"

April 3; 7:30 - 9 pm

Guest speaker Sherman Alexie was described by Men's Journal as "the world's first fast-talking, wisecracking, mediagenic American-Indian superstar" …

"¡No Nos Moveran! — Advocacy in Action, From Oxford, OH and Beyond"

April 4; 3 - 7 pm

This forum will be part of the César E. Chávez Celebration Program …

"From Calais to the World : New Reflections on the Place of Stateless"

April 4; 4 - 6 pm

Michel Agier (Director of Studies at the Interdisciplinary Institute for Contemporary Anthropology at L’École des Hautes Études en Social Sciences) will provide this segment of the Refuge/Refugee Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Global and Intercultural Studies …

"A Closer Look at China" (MUM)

April 4; 6 - 8 pm

Four Chinese international students from Miami's International Students Reaching Across program will share presentations on their home cities and provinces …

Fulbright Information Session

April 5; 4 - 5 pm

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