04/19/2018
Dr. Jennifer Richeson discusses the psychology in changing racial dynamics in the U.S.
Yale psychology professor Dr. Jennifer Richeson came to campus to deliver a lecture on Friday March 30. Her talk, titled "Racial and Political Dynamics of an Approaching 'Majority-Minority' United States," focused on the changing racial dynamics in the U.S. as the number of minorities continually increases
04/18/2018
Bryant Simon discusses Reverse Fordism: Chicken Tenders, Politics, and Tragedy in Reagan's America and Beyond
On Wednesday, April 11, Bryant Simon, professor of history and American studies at Temple University, presented his lecture, "Politics, Tragedy and Chicken Tenders" for the Department of History's Charles R. and Elizabeth C. Wilson Lecture
04/11/2018
Dr. Robert Jenkins discusses corruption in Russia, Hungary, and South Africa for the Finch Lecture
On Tuesday March 13, Robert Jenkins of UNC Chapel Hill delivered a lecture titled "Private Gains from Public Service: Comparing State Capture in Russia, Hungary, and South Africa" as a part of the annual Finch Lecture Series put on by the Department of Political Science
04/10/2018
How can a hymn divide a religious community?
Dr. Hoenes del Pinal, assistant professor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, gave a lecture based on his ethnographic research about how language and nonverbal communication drive social and religious change in Guatemala
04/06/2018
Federal Funds to help BCRTA build new station in Oxford
The Butler County Regional Transit Authority (BCRTA) has been awarded funding through the federal Competitive Bus Grant Program secured by Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown in the 2015 Infrastructure Bill.
04/06/2018
Bearded Lady Project comes to Miami to boost the image of women in science
The scarcity of women in science project teams led to Dr. Ellen Currano's project, "The Bearded Lady Project: Challenging the Face of Science"
04/03/2018
Dr. Adekeye Adebajo speaks on Nigeria and South African relations for the spring Grayson Kirk Lecture
Adekeye Adebajo, director of the Institute for Pan-African Thought and Conversation (IPATC) at the University of Johannesburg, came to campus to present a lecture on the relationship between Nigeria and South Africa on Monday, March 12
03/28/2018
Pearson Hall: The upgraded home for Miami’s biology, microbiology, zoology and botany students
As the headquarters for Miami's Departments of Biology and Microbiology, Pearson Hall is currently undergoing its first serious renovation in its 33-year history
03/23/2018
Bearded Lady Project comes to Miami to shake up gender-based stereotypes of geoscientists
Beginning on March 29, the Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science and the Karl E. Limper Geology Museum will be hosting an exhibit entitled, "The Bearded Lady Project: Challenging the Face of Science" in Shideler Hall. The exhibit, free and open to the public, runs through June 11
  • Department of Geography
    Department of Geography

    Department of Geography

    Geography at Miami prepares students to explore the forces connecting the world’s diverse peoples, places, and environments.

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    250 S. Patterson Ave.
    Oxford, OH 45056
    513-529-5010
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    geography@MiamiOH.edu

    Dr. Bruce D'Arcus, Chair