05/02/2018
Guest speaker Eileen Braman reveals the connections between law, political science, and psychology in annual O’Hara Lecture
On April 18, the Department of Political Science hosted its annual Lloyd and Mary O'Hara Lecture in Law and Politics. Entitled "Assessing Government Authority: Constitutional Rules and Political Context," it was given by Eileen Braman, associate professor of political science at Indiana University"
05/01/2018
Guatemalan guest speaker describes how Ixil-Maya knowledge and resistance led an environmental justice movement
On April 11, Baltazar de la Cruz Rodriguez, a member of the Alcaldía Indígena ancestral authorities of Cotzal, Guatemala, gave a talk entitled "Maya-lxil Cultural Rights and Megaprojects in Guatemala"
04/30/2018
Joy Connolly speaks on Greek influence in Roman literature and culture
On April 9, provost and senior vice president at the CUNY Graduate Center Joy Connolly visited Miami to give a lecture entitled "Displacement and Dual Voices: Roman Writing in the Late Republic"
04/26/2018
Miami University and University of Cincinnati co-sponsoring symposium on Post-Cold War Eastern European Film and Media
Miami University’s Department of Global and Intercultural Studies invites students, faculty, and community members to a May 4 research symposium co-sponsored by Miami University and the University of Cincinnati
04/24/2018
Sue Henry Center for Pre-Law Education co-sponsors the Careers in Law Panel
The Sue J. Henry Center for Pre-Law Education hosted its first Careers in Law panel on Wednesday, April 4 as part of the Career Exploration Series from the Center for Career Exploration & Success, which highlights different industries 5 times per year
04/23/2018
Spark Foundry CMO and Miami alum Scott Hess chosen as CAS commencement ceremony featured speaker
Scott Hess has been chosen as this year's featured speaker for the College of Arts and Sciences Recognition Ceremony on May 19
04/20/2018
Natalia Roudakova speaks about the crisis of journalism in Russia
A freezing spring morning was joined by cultural anthropologist Natalia Roudakova and observing faculty and students on April 2 to talk about her book, "Losing Pravda: Ethics and the Press in Post-Truth Russia"
04/19/2018
Dr. Jennifer Richeson discusses the psychology in changing racial dynamics in the U.S.
Yale psychology professor Dr. Jennifer Richeson came to campus to deliver a lecture on Friday March 30. Her talk, titled "Racial and Political Dynamics of an Approaching 'Majority-Minority' United States," focused on the changing racial dynamics in the U.S. as the number of minorities continually increases
04/18/2018
Bryant Simon discusses Reverse Fordism: Chicken Tenders, Politics, and Tragedy in Reagan's America and Beyond
On Wednesday, April 11, Bryant Simon, professor of history and American studies at Temple University, presented his lecture, "Politics, Tragedy and Chicken Tenders" for the Department of History's Charles R. and Elizabeth C. Wilson Lecture