Diversity and Inclusion News

12/21/2016
"What the L?": CAS faculty from diverse fields provide insight into their latest language research
During the fall 2016 semester, Miami faculty from three different CAS departments presented previews of their current language research projects for the "What the L?" series of lectures, which was held in October, November, and December and covered different related topics
12/20/2016
Artists as Activists book features Miami Art faculty
art-activists.jpgA book entitled "Greater Cincinnati Artists as Activists" features Department of Art faculty as part of 50 local artists who use their art as a vehicle for change in bettering the world.
12/15/2016
Human Rights and Social Justice Film Festival one of the highlights of International Education Week at Miami
In observance of International Education Week this past November, Miami's Department of Global and Intercultural Studies (GIC) collaborated with the Center for American and World Cultures (CAWC) and Global Initiatives to host a number of events and activities
12/08/2016
“What makes life good for older people makes life good for everybody”
Akron Beacon Journal article highlights the positive impact of a growing aging population. “What makes life good for older people makes life good for everybody,” said Suzanne Kunkel, Executive Director at the Scripps Gerontology Center and Professor of Sociology and gerontology at Miami University in Oxford. “That’s a really important message.”
12/01/2016
David Serlin addresses the intersection of medicine and the humanities for Altman Program Lecture
On Thursday, November 10, David Serlin, an associate professor of communication at UC San Diego, visited Miami to give a lecture, "Designs for Living: Rethinking the Medical Model of Disability through Architecture," as part of the 2016-17 Altman Program in the Humanities
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.