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03/14/2019
Diversity in the workforce includes generations, Miami professor says
Megan Gerhardt coined the term "gentelligence" — "the ability to appreciate and leverage the insights of other generations to solve problems and create opportunities."
03/07/2019
Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis receives Distinguished Woman of Color Award
Each year Miami hosts a Celebrating Global Sisterhood event honoring women of color for their accomplishments.Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis, a professor in English and global and intercultural studies at Miami University, is the recipient of the Jennie Elder Suel Distinguished Woman of Color Award for 2019.
03/06/2019
New York Times reporter Rukmini Callimachi to deliver Wikenden Memorial Lecture
The department of comparative religion will present the 2018-2019 Arthur C. Wikenden Memorial Lecture Wednesday, March 13, with featured lecturer Rukmini Callimachi.
03/06/2019
Washington Post/ESPN sports journalist Kevin Blackistone to visit Miami
Sports journalist Kevin Blackistone, who writes for The Washington Post and appears on ESPN's "Around the Horn," will deliver the Alan G. Ingham Memorial Lecture for Miami University's department of kinesiology and health.
03/06/2019
Scholar on racial studies, hate, diversity, speaking at Miami University
Abby Ferber, professor of sociology and women’s and ethnic studies at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs will present the Sherry Corbett Memorial Lecture on "Hate and hate speech on campus" at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, in 152 Shideler Hall. The talk is free and open to the public.
02/27/2019
CBS News Chief Justice and Homeland Security Correspondent Jeff Pegues ('92) is Miami's 2019 spring commencement speaker
pegues.news.jpgThree-time Emmy Award winner and CBS News correspondent Jeff Pegues (Miami '92) will address graduates and families at Miami University's 180th spring commencement ceremony 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 18, at Yager Stadium.
02/26/2019
"Tigerland, 50 years later": Hear from author Wil Haygood and a coach and players of the 1969 East High state championship teams
tigerland-wil.pngSouthwest Ohio has an opportunity to hear from Wil Haygood, (Miami ’76), award-winning author, and some of the subjects of his critically acclaimed book, Tigerland, March 6.
02/15/2019
Film Festival Showcases Disability Experiences
superfest-news-thumbnail.pngUpcoming film festival showcase will highlight several short films relating to various disability topics, followed by a discussion.
02/07/2019
Celebrate Black History Month with these February events
akilah-francique.jpgMiami University hosts several events in celebration of Black History Month.