05/27/2018
With Experiential Learning Grants, students go places
In 2018, the Department of Comparative Religion awarded four students $4600 to help them pursue learning experiences from Topeka, Kansas, to Akko, Israel.
05/25/2018
African Student Union's 12th Annual Gala unites and celebrates culture throughout the continent
Miami's African Student Union (ASU) hosted its 12th annual gala event on April 12 at Armstrong Student Center's Wilks Theater. The event featured an array of art, literature, dancing, drama, cuisine and cultural expressions from a wide array of African countries that are represented in the Miami community
05/23/2018
2018 College of Arts and Science graduation ceremony features student Max Leveridge and alum Scott Hess
On the evening of Saturday, May 19, new student graduate Max Leveridge and 1989 Miami alum Scott Hess took the stage in a packed Millett Assembly Hall to address the College of Arts and Science's graduating Class of 2018, along with their families and friends
05/11/2018
Miami's Bateman Competition team takes Honorable Mention
Every year, the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) hosts the Bateman Competition. In this national competition, PRSSA selects a client that 84 colleges and universities work with to come up with a strategic plan to solve a particular objective for the client
05/04/2018
Award-winning history teacher and Miami alumna Sara Ziemnik speaks to future teachers
Sara Ziemnik (Miami '99) returned to her alma mater on April 12 for the Manning Morgan Memorial Lecture, sponsored by the Department of History, to present "Making the Past Present: Insights from the National History Teacher of the Year"
05/02/2018
Miami Mock Trial wins National Championship
mmt-team-1050.jpgThe Miami University James Lewis Family Mock Trial Program team won the 2018 American Mock Trial Association National Championship Tournament held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 20-22, beating defending runner-up Yale University.
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"