03/12/2018
Dr. Alan Lew presents on tourism and global consciousness
On Tuesday, March 6, Dr. Alan Lew from Northern Arizona University presented his lecture "Tourism and Global Consciousness" as part of the Critical Tourism course and public lecture series put on by the Department of Global and Intercultural Studies (GIC)
01/29/2018
Dr. Kenworthy will give Schmemann Lecture
Associate professor Scott Kenworthy has been invited to lecture on Tikhon, Russian Orthodox patriarch during the Bolshevik Revolution.
12/19/2017
Dear World brings members of the Miami community together to share their stories
Dear World, a catalyst for starting conversations and uniting people from various backgrounds, was hosted by Miami’s Performing Arts Series on December 7
12/05/2017
Global & Intercultural Studies, in its third academic year, looks back at a productive, exciting 2017
Miami's Department of Global and Intercultural Studies (GIC), officially established in fall 2015, has completed many important milestones in 2017
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.