Events

Fulbright Information Session

February 21; 4 - 5 pm

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students. This information session will provide an overview of the program and application process …

Spring Ice Breaker Networking Event

February 21; 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Meet with Miami alumni and recruiters for a meet and greet to learn about opportunities for CAS majors the evening prior to Spring Internship & Career Expo (Spring ICE) …

Spring Internship & Career Expo

February 22; 1 - 7 pm

"Before the Future Disappears: Southeast Asian Cities"

February 22; 5 - 6 pm

AbdouMaliq Simone gives this Humanities Center Altman Program lecture. Simoe studies urban institutions in Africa and Southeast Asia. His work examines how the inhabitants of cities navigate economic, transportation, governmental, and social systems to forge meaningful lives and collaborative partnerships. …

The Intimate Realities of Water (film)

February 22; 5 - 9 pm

This documentary provides small glimpses into the everyday realities of water in two of Nairobi's slums: Kibera and Dagoretti. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the director and producer Adrian Parr …

Gilman Scholarship Information Session

February 23; 12 - 1 pm

The Gilman Scholarship awards 2,900 scholarships of up to $5,000 to help students with limited financial resources study abroad. This information session will provide an overview of the program and application process. Students must receive the Pell Grant to be eligible …

"Pain Assessment During Surgery"

February 23; 3 - 5 pm

Dr. Meryem Yucel's (Boston University) Department of Psychology Colloquium Series talk focuses on the potential for near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) to provide a means of assessing pain in individuals not able to communicate (e.g., infants, under surgery, or following stroke) …

"Geography of Ignorance in the Age of Smart Devices"

March 1; 4:30 - 5:30 pm

Daniel Wildcat, Ph.D., a professor at Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas, and an accomplished scholar who writes on Indigenous knowledge, technology, environment, and education gives the annual McConnell Lecture. He is also director of the Haskell Environmental Research Studies Center, which he founded with colleagues from the Center for Hazardous Substance Research at Kansas State University …