Diversity and Inclusion News

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.
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.
"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.
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.
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"
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.
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.
Freedom Summer Dialogue: "Sports, Protest and Civil Rights"
Terence Moore, sports journalist, is the featured speaker in the second lecture of the Freedom Summer Dialogue Series, "Sports, Protest & Civil Rights," 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20 in Kumler Chapel.
Elena Jackson Albarrán receives award for book on Mexican history
Elena Jackson Albarrán, associate professor of history and Latin American studies at Miami University, received the 2016 Maria Elena Martinez Prize for her book, Seen and Heard in Mexico: Children and Revolutionary Nationalism.