Events

"Race, Religion and Charlie Hebdo"

March 4; 4-6pm

Mark McKinney will give this lecture …

"Defending Biodiversity: Indigenous Women in Global Environmental Activism"

March 4; 4:30-6:30pm

Dr. Yolanda Teren gives this lecture as part of the LICA/Indigenous Speakers Series …

"Energy, the Environment and Our Future: An Optimistic View"

March 5; 7-8:30pm

Dr. Richard Alley, who is an expert in the history of Earth's climate and the response of the great ice sheets to climate change, delivers the 13th annual Baldwin Frontiers in Geology Lecture

Unity Day

March 7; 1-3pm

Unity Day serves as a day to honor all of those who have fought for social justice and continue to lead and unite all persons from various backgrounds. In light of the I Am Miami campaign, Unity Day begins with the "I AM…" march which symbolizes the opportunity for each individual to define who they are and where they are from …

"'I am the narrator of my time': Ulitskaia as Personalizing the Past and Engaging the Present"

March 9; 11:30am-12:50pm

Elizabeth Skomp, Sewanee: University of the South, delivers this lecture as part of the Havighurst Center Colloquia Series Russian Literature Under Putin: Haunted by the Past, Critiquing the Present

"Jewish Muslim Fassi: Defining the Mellah of Fez, Morocco"

March 9; 4-5pm

Michelle Craig delivers this lecture …

Fulbright Information Session

March 10; 12-1pm

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, the Fulbright U.S. Student Program supports approximately 1,900 U.S. students to engage in study, research, or English teaching assistantships abroad via the U.S. Student Program annually. Learn more about the program and application process at this information session …

"Celebrating Global Sisterhood"

March 10; 4–5:30pm

This event, designed to bring people together to celebrate the cultural diversity and accomplishments of women of color in the university and in the larger community, features a guest speaker or preformer, student testimonials, global cuisine, and awards and scholarship presentations …

"Communism's Cartoonist: Boris Efimov and the Art of Soviet Caricature"

March 11; 4–6pm

Stephen M. Norris gives this lecture from the Miami University's Comics Scholars Group …

"Has the Obama Foreign Policy Made Us Safer From Terrorism?"

March 11; 6-7:30pm

Guest speakers Nicholas Burns and Frances Townsend will deliver this JANUS Forum Lecture …

Women's Read-In

March 12; 11:30am-2:30pm

The 9th Annual Women's Read-In will take place on Thursday March 12th from 11:30am-2:30pm in King 320. Our theme this year is "Bringing Your Stories to the Table: Global Cuisine and Culture" …

"Religion, Politics, and Saints in Putin's Russia"

March 12; 5-6:30pm

Valentina Izmirlieva, Columbia University, gives this lecture …

"Homeland Security: Emerging Risks, Threats, and Solutions"

March 12; 7-8pm

Michael Chertoff, former Secretary of Homeland Security, will present the annual Casper Memorial Lecture. The lecture is free and open to the public …

Study Abroad Re-Entry Series: "Career Connections"

March 12; 7-9pm

"Why the Struggle to Stop Climate Change Failed and What It Means for Our Future"

March 16; 4-7pm

Dale Jamieson gives the 2015 Wickenden Lecture as part of the Altman Program in the Humanities …