04/19/2016
Celebrating Earth Day by thinking geographically
This Earth Day the Department of Geography welcomes Sarah Witham Bednarz -- a professor at Texas A&M University who also heads the American Association of Geographers (AAG) -- to Miami's Oxford campus for a lecture, "Thinking Geographically," at 4 pm on April 22 in room 152 of the newly renovated Shideler Hall
04/13/2016
Thinking Geographically
Dr. Sarah Bednarz, President of American Association of Geographers, will present Thinking Geographically
03/14/2016
Miami students spend J-Term experiencing Argentinian culture
Eleven Miami students traveled to Argentina over J-Term to earn Spanish and geology credits and experienced glaciers, ziplining, the Andes Mountains, Valle Hermoso, and much more
01/21/2016
Miami hosts high school outreach events to inspire careers and creativity in the sciences
CIQS Day and an honor's biology lab bring area high school students to Miami for two different days of fun and educational science experiments
01/11/2016
CIQS Day invites area high school female students to discover STEM careers
Miami University will hold the second annual Careers Involving Quantitative Skills (CIQS, pronounced "kicks") event, a day designed to encourage female high school students to get involved in STEM fields
12/02/2015
New Shideler Hall to feature a geospatial analysis center, redesigned geology museum, 3D digital globe, and more innovations
When the 90,000 sq.ft., newly renovated Shideler Hall reopens for business in January, it will offer an array of exciting and innovative resources for faculty and students primarily in the fields of geology, environmental earth science, geography, and environment & sustainability
08/20/2015
American studies professor implements new research partnership with Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma
Sandra Garner, assistant professor of American Studies, is using her research expertise on Native American cultures and issues of identity, belonging, and difference to develop an interactive and long-term research partnership with the Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma
07/24/2015
Miami Department of Anthropology utilizes new technology to share artifacts with the world
Sarah Loomis along with other students in her area of study, is working on creating a virtual archaeological museum with artifacts collected by the university
06/01/2015
Miami students take action in Social Justice Studies, an interdisciplinary field fueled for change
In 2010, after a decade of creative conversations on new ideas, the Social Justice Studies program at Miami University took its place in the Department of Sociology and Gerontology. The field of social justice studies is complex and fascinating, spanning multiple disciplines
  • 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.

    118B  Shideler Hall
    250 S. Patterson Ave.
    Oxford, OH 45056
    513-529-5010
    513-529-1948 (fax)
    geography@MiamiOH.edu

    Dr. Bruce D'Arcus, Chair