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The MJF Course Waitlist

The MJF Course Waitlist Form for Spring 2017 is now available. The form will be closed on January 18 at 11:59 pm. Learn more about the course waitlist procedure.

Student-produced podcast honored in international competition

Three recent Miami University graduates received a second-place award in an international competition for a podcast episode they created. Read more.

Miami Herald publishes MU's Cuba stories

The Miami Herald packaged several of MJF students' reporting projects on its site. In its Cuba section, the Miami Herald has stories by students Elizabeth Hansen, Emily Williams, Jack Evans and Kevin Vestal, who participated in our first-ever Cuba study abroad program. Clinical faculty member Joe Sampson also has a story about a Cuban newspaper on the site. Check out the stories.

The Miami Student wins first places in SPJ contest

The Miami Student was named best non-daily newspaper in Ohio in the Best of Ohio contest sponsored by the Society of Professional Journalists. Editor Reis Thebault also won best college news writing for his coverage of the Eldemire murder/suicide. The Miami Student is an independent newspaper that covers the Miami campus and the Oxford community. It is run entirely by students. Check out its website at

Communications grad to serve as trustee

Gov. John Kasich has appointed John Christopher Pascoe (Miami ’91) of Worthington, Ohio, to Miami University’s board of trustees. Pascoe was a mass communications major at Miami who also was the head engineer for WMSR. Read more.

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February 6, 2017
The Making of The Making of a Murderer

Writer/producers Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi reveal the stories behind the stories in their popular Netflix 2015-16 series “The Making of a Murderer.” Free but required tickets will be available February 1 at the box office. Sponsored by the Lecture Series.

7:30 p.m., Hall Auditorium

February 16, 2017
George Packer

Author, journalist and New Yorker contributor George Packer presents “History, Literature and The American Promise." Sponsored by The Humanities Center.

7 p.m., ASC Wilks Theater

March 2, 2017
The Gunning of America

Author/historian Pamela Haag presents “The Gunning of America.” This is the first annual American Studies Program lecture, with support from MJF and the Humanities Center.

5 p.m., Shideler Hall 152

March 6, 2017
Drew Dudley

Leadership expert Drew Dudley presents "Everyday Leadership: Leading with Lollipops. Free but required tickets will be available March 1 at the box office. Sponsored by Lecture Series.

7:30 p.m., ASC Wilks Theater

April 3, 2017
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"Beyond Black and White with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar" with Abdul-Jabbar sitting for a conversation about his book "Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White.” Free but required tickets will be available March 29 at the box office. Sponsored by Lecture Series.

7:30 p.m., Hall Auditorium

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