Aug. 24, 2014
Journalist and author Bruce Watson
Author of Freedom Summer: The Savage Season That Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy, this year’s Summer Reading Program selection, will deliver the convocation speech.
Freedom Summer Memorial, Western campus, 2:00 p.m.
Sept. 15-16, 2014
NYT reporter Andrew Revkin
New York Times reporter and author of its Dot Earth blog, will return to Miami, presenting "Seeking a good path in the Anthropocene" as the main events.
More details TBA.
Oct. 11-15, 2014
Freedom Summer Conference
Several journalists will visit campus including Karen DeWitt, Keith Beauchamp and Wil Haygood. Visit miamioh.edu/freedomsummer2014 for more info.
Marcum Conference Center
Oct. 27, 2014
Author of Orange is the New Black
Piper Kerman, author of Orange Is the New Black, the story of her two years in prison and the subject of a Netflix original series will be the guest of Lecture Series.
Hall Auditorium, 7:00 p.m.