Penny Lectures

The theme for Spring 2016 Critical Inquiry and Penny Lecture Series (BWS 265) is "Innovation and Creativity". All lectures and performances are free and open to the public.

See the Spring 2016 Schedule.

"Reading of the Names"

May 5; 8 am - 5 pm

Miami University Students Against Genocide read thousands of names of children who were killed in the heinous acts that resulted in the Holocaust …

"Imagining a Better Food Future"

May 6; 1 - 5pm

Miami's Institute for Food symposium will feature guests speaking on the following topics: "University-Community Partnerships for a Better Food Future", "Thinking Locally, Acting Globally", and "Changing the Way the World Eats for the Better". There will also be student presentations on "Envisioning the Institute for Food" …

Last Day of Classes

May 7

Final Exams

May 9-14


May 11-17

ShareFest is a week-long collection and redistribution of items donated by Miami University students and the Oxford community at the end of the academic year. Collected items benefit residents in need and social service agencies throughout the region …


May 14