October 17, 2016
Sports writer Branson Wright
Cleveland Plain Dealer sports writer Branson Wright presents his documentary about former basketball phenom Dwight Anderson in “The Blur: A Moving Sports Story.” Sponsored by MJF, as class visit for JRN318. Contact instructor Terrence Moore at email@example.com to check on seating availability.
4-5:20 p.m., Williams Hall 107C
October 17, 2016
Madeleine Albright, the first female U.S. Secretary of State, presents the 2016 Anderson Distinguished Lecture Series. Sponsored by the Farmer School of Business.
7 p.m., Millett Hall
October 18, 2016
Miami's PRSSA presents Beth Whelley
Whelley is a Senior Vice President and Managing Director for Fahlgren Mortine, a PR firm in Columbus with 14 locations across the country. A Miami alum, Whelley majored in Communication.
7 p.m., Kreger Hall 319
October 20, 2016
Sports, Protest and Civil Rights
Terrence Moore presents "Sports, Protest and Civil Rights" as part of the Freedom Summer Dialogue Series called "Understanding the Past, Building the Future." Moore, a sports journalist and adjunct Journalism professor, will focus on how the activism of Colin Kaepernick, John Carlos,Tommie Smith, Muhammad Ali and other athletes have challenged perceived notions of athletes, sports, and civil rights. Sponsored by the Office of the President and the Office of Diversity Affairs.
4 p.m., Kumler Chapel
October 26, 2016
Janus Forum featuring Wendy Sherman
Wendy Sherman, former undersecretary at State Department and now global policy counselor for Albright Stonebridge Group, and James Stavritis, retired admiral and supreme commander of NATO who is now dean of The Fletcher School at Tufts University. Sponsored by the Political Science Department with more information on the event site.
6 p.m., ASC Wilks Theater
October 27, 2016
From Oxford to Washington D.C.: Miami grads make their mark on the nation's capitol
18 of the Last 9 guests Marni Goldberg and Emily Siedlak speak. Goldberg is a 2007 JRN grad who served as editor of The Miami Student and is now director of public affairs for the U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker. Siedlak, class of 2008, is a foreign service officer at the U.S. Department of State. Sponsored by MJF, Miami SPJ, Miami PRSSA and the Inside Washington Program. Free and open to all.
4 p.m., Williams Hall 107 (TV Studio)