The Arts and Social Justice

07/29/2016
Miami students bring shade to Syrian refugee camp
Sixteen Miami University students spent last semester designing sun shelters, greenhouses, playgrounds and other comforts in hope of making life a little easier for Syrians living in a refugee camp in Jordan.
02/03/2016
Socially engaged art: sculpture students collaborate to help winterize mobile homes
The practice of socially engaged art (SEA) is gaining momentum in the field of sculpture, and students in Rod Northcutt's service learning sculpture classes are working to further its spread.
02/10/2015
"Freedom Come!" A Choral Celebration Feb. 13
Miami's choral ensembles will perform a joint concert, "Freedom Come!," at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, in Hall Auditorium.
10/31/2014
Miami faculty part of CDC Ebola Web training team
Miami faculty part of CDC Ebola Web training team
10/31/2014
Performing Arts Series: L.A. Theatre Works' "In the Heat of the Night" Nov. 8
L.A. Theatre Works presents "In the Heat of the Night" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, in Hall Auditorium.
10/27/2014
Miami's Urban Teaching Cohort recognized for promoting social justice
The National Network for Educational Renewal has chosen Miami University's Urban Teaching Cohort program as the 2014 recipient of the Nicholas Michelli Award for Promoting Social Justice.
10/09/2014
Students shape steel into Freedom Summer Chimes
FSChimes2.jpgNathan Foley MFA (Miami '14), Jesse Thayer (Miami '14) and Brandon Lowery MFA (Miami '16) spent a good part of their summer shaping sheets of steel.
10/07/2014
"People Get Ready! Meditations on Freedom Summer" Oct. 13
Experience an evening of performances marking the 50th anniversary of the Mississippi Freedom Summer Project.
10/06/2014
Reflections and Responses
Gallery Talk, Sunday, October 12, 2 p.m. Reflections and Responses: Faces of Freedom Summer Herbert Randall, New York Reception: 3-4 p.m. [Co-sponsored by Association of Black Faculty & Staff (ABFAS)]