Diversity and Inclusion News

11/17/2016
A Conversation About Inclusion
lilly160x101.jpgVideo of Original Lilly Conference Plenary presentation by Kathryn Plank on November 17, 2016 (mp4, 4.26 GB, 55 minutes)
11/10/2016
Miami's student veterans bond over shared military experiences
Instead of carrying a backpack filled with military gear, Phillip Carr now carries one filled with books for his classes at Miami University.
11/04/2016
His/Her/Hirstory: Symposium of student projects analyze the 2016 election
Miami University’s Center for Digital Scholarship will host "Election 2016 His/Her/Hirstory" from 1-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, at 303 King Library.
11/04/2016
Human rights and social justice events announced at Miami Regionals
Miami University Regionals is sponsoring a number of events focused on human rights and social justice, beginning Nov. 10. All events are free and open to the public.
10/27/2016
"Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992" with Torie Wiggins opens Nov. 3
The Diogenes Theatre Company will give a special production of "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992," by Anna Deavere Smith, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 3-5, in Studio 88, Center for Performing Arts.
10/20/2016
Research team sets out to find keys to college success for older students
cummins_phyllis_doctoral_associates_588x278.jpgEmployers can no longer afford to discriminate against older workers, and the reason might surprise you. It’s not lawsuits; it’s demographics.
10/20/2016
Interdisciplinary scholar and writer Minh-Ha T. Pham to discuss the impact of Asian "superbloggers" on fashion, gender, and race
Minh-Ha T. Pham, an assistant professor of media studies at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York, will visit Miami on Thursday, Oct 27 to present her lecture entitled "The Digital Democratization of Fashion – or Nah?: How Asian Superbloggers Are and Aren't Changing the Fashion Industry"
10/19/2016
Miami's production of "The Every 28 Hours Plays" Oct. 22, one of many across country
Miami University will host a production of "The Every 28 Hours Plays" at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, in Gates-Abegglen Theatre, Center for Performing Arts. The performance is free and tickets are not required.
10/17/2016
Films, plays, talks and festivals highlight human and civil rights
Human rights, civil rights, suffering, hope and change are among diverse topics in films, plays and talks this week at Miami. A series of fun festivals caps the end of the month.