04/01/2016
Dr. Duffy lectures for the Institute for Learning in Retirement
John-Charles Duffy, a lecturer in the Department of Comparative Religion, will deliver a talk on April 25 to celebrate the ILR's 20th anniversary. His talk is titled, "Obergefell and Its Fallout: What Does the Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Decision Mean for Religious Freedom?"
03/11/2016
Dr. Wilson is appointed an Altman Scholar for 2016-2017
Together with half a dozen other Miami faculty, professor Liz Wilson has been selected by the Humanities Center to be an Altman Scholar for 2016-2017, working on the theme "Medicine and the Humanities."
03/11/2016
John Corrigan to deliver 2016 Wickenden lecture
john-corrigan.jpgJohn Corrigan of Florida State University--and a Miami alum--will deliver this year's endowed Wickenden memorial lecture. His talk is titled, "Why Christians in America Today Feel Empty And Why They Like It That Way."
03/04/2016
Dr. Kenworthy garners "most-read article" ranking
Associate professor Scott Kenworthy guest-edited a special issue of a Slavonic studies journal. His introduction to the issue now ranks as the journal's most-read article.
03/04/2016
Paula Kane to deliver 2016 Puff lecture
paula-kane.jpgDr. Paula Kane, of the University of Pittsburgh, will give this year's endowed Puff memorial lecture. Her subject: The mysterious sufferings of an early 20th-century American Catholic mystic.
03/04/2016
CRSA hosts mini-lectures by religion faculty
On March 15, the Comparative Religion Student Association will host an event that lets students sample the instruction provided in religion courses at Miami.
02/26/2016
Dr. Wilson speaks at Wright University
At the annual Race, Gender, Class, Sexuality Symposium, professor Liz Wilson spoke about coerced suicide among Jain women in contemporary India.
02/26/2016
Dr. French to debate the ethics of drone warfare
Assistant professor Nathan French will debate the ethics and legality of drone warfare with a retired U.S. Air Force general at an event organized by the Alexander Hamilton Society.
02/19/2016
Oman/UAE trip featured in "Al Bawaba"
A Middle East news site operating out of Jordan has reported on the study abroad trip that assistant professor Nathan French led to Oman/UAE during the 2016 Winter Term.