11/15/2017
War and revolution from a Russian perspective: Havighurst Center holds symposium on the Blavatnik Archive
Three scholars of Jewish history visited Miami on Friday, November 3 to discuss how specific events from the Russian Revolution and WWII had profound impact on the lives of Jewish soldiers and civilians in a special symposium entitled War, Revolution, and Jewish Life
11/09/2017
Department of History observes 500 years since Martin Luther's landmark 95 Theses
In honor of Martin Luther’s work, the Department of History hosted a free public symposium entitled "Reformations of the Sixteenth Century: Martin Luther and His World, 500 Years Later" November 2-3 at the Miami Art Museum
11/01/2017
500th anniversary of the Reformation unites faculty and religious leaders to address Martin Luther's groundbreaking revolution
On November 2-3, the Department of History’s McClellan Symposium in History will host a two-day session on the topic "Reformations of the Sixteenth Century: Martin Luther and His World, 500 Years Later"
09/13/2017
Can you dig it? Anthropology students visit Israel to practice archaeology techniques
For 4 weeks this summer, Megan Ashbrook, Sarah Kammer, Caroline Sausser, and Rachel Strohl got to experience first-hand what it is like to be an archaeologist. Miami sent the 4 undergraduate anthropology majors to Akko, Israel, where they participated in the Tel Akko Archaeological Field School
08/23/2017
Students practice empathy and ethnography in visit to controversial church
Five Miami undergrads helped Dr. Hillel Gray conduct research interviews with members of the Westboro Baptist Church.
08/04/2017
Religion dept. pushes for 30 donors for MIM 2017
moveinmiami.jpgThe department will match #MoveInMiami donations 2-to-1 up to $1000.
06/05/2017
Faculty accomplishments, 2016-2017
A look back at what faculty from the Department of Comparative Religion accomplished during the 2016-2017 school year.
05/08/2017
Religion department bestows annual student awards
award-forshey.jpgAt a ceremony on May 3, the Department of Comparative Religion honored selected undergraduates for their academics or service.
04/04/2017
Lost in translation: author Safia Elhillo addresses the refugee experience
On March 16, successful Sudanese American author and poet Safia Elhillo shared her insights and experiences as the first speaker in the Department of Global & Intercultural Studies' Spring 2017 lecture series, Refuge/Refugees