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02/14/2019
Institute for the Environment & Sustainability's annual Willeke Lecture dives deep into ocean deoxygenation
On February 7, Miami's Institute for the Environment & Sustainability (IES) presented a lecture by Denise Breitburg, senior scientist with the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
02/12/2019
Differences between European and Brazilian Portuguese as explained through music and song
On Monday, February 4, Miami professor of Lusophone studies Paula Gândara sang and talked about the differences of the Portuguese language in both Portugal and Brazil
01/25/2019
Miami's 5th annual CIQS Day helps pave the way for a new generation of young women interested in STEM careers
On Tuesday, January 8, the College of Arts and Science's Department of Statistics partnered with the College of Education, Health and Society to host its 5th annual CIQS Day for over 140 young women from several regional high schools
01/25/2019
Miami's 5th annual CIQS Day helps pave the way for a new generation of young women interested in STEM careers
On Tuesday, January 8, the College of Arts and Science's Department of Statistics partnered with the College of Education, Health and Society to host its 5th annual CIQS Day for over 140 young women from several regional high schools
12/13/2018
Geography students win awards and connect with alumni in Ohio Geographical Information Systems conference
Four students from Miami's Department of Geography participated in the annual Ohio GIS (geographic information systems) Conference hosted by the Ohio Geographically Referenced Information Program in Columbus, OH from September 24–26
12/11/2018
Miami students engage in a modern virtual dialogue with Latin American youth leaders
On a cold November 14 evening in Oxford, over 50 students were packed inside a classroom in Upham Hall to listen to current perspectives from students across Latin America. The virtual roundtable with simultaneous translation was entitled, "Challenges and Changes: Voices from Today's Latin American Youth"
12/07/2018
Sustainability in Practice: Students to present their environmental service learning projects for external clients
Sustainability isn't just a subject to study in Miami's Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES) -- it derives meaning from practical application. In IES instructor Scott Johnston’s Sustainability in Practice class (IES 474), students work in teams to solve environmental issues and develop sustainable strategies for clients outside Miami
11/27/2018
Career Panel
November 12, the departments of Geography, Geology and IES held their annual Career Panel with nine alumni participating in the panel and round table conversations
11/26/2018
Urban & regional planning majors tackle real-world issues in Chicago
Every year, assistant professor of geography Damon Scott teaches GEO 493, a geography capstone in which urban & regional planning (URP) majors travel to Chicago for two separate weekends