Diversity and Inclusion News

05/09/2017
2017 Commencement Speaker Daryl Baldwin and the Myaamia Center, with roots in College of Arts and Science, work to revitalize a once-dormant language
Daryl Baldwin, director of the Myaamia Center and esteemed language revivalist, has many to thank for the revitalization of Myaamia language and culture within his tribal community. Even in light of his recent achievements – including a MacArthur "Genius" Grant and being named the commencement speaker for Miami's graduating class of 2017 – Baldwin remains focused on both the community which he serves and the relationships that he's helped build over the years
04/19/2017
Miamians remember Holocaust victims with daylong readings of names
Miami University will honor those who died during the Holocaust by reading names for Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom Hashoah, Monday April 24.
04/16/2017
IT Celebrates Diversity
diversity-logo1.jpgIT Services' Diversity Committee brought in Dr.Tammy Kernodle from the department of music. She shared her deep knowledge about the funk music sound of the 60s and 70s based in SW Ohio.
04/06/2017
It’s On Us Week April 9-15
onus-logo.jpgMiami University’s It’s On Us Week is April 9-15 to coincide with Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
04/04/2017
Inclusion Series, "Voter Fraud: Political Rhetoric vs. Empirical Reality and Why It Matters"
The Inclusion Series interactive campus discussions continue with “Voter Fraud: Political Rhetoric vs. Empirical Reality & Why It Matters” from 5-6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 11, in the Dolibois Rooms, Shriver Center.
04/04/2017
Lost in translation: author Safia Elhillo addresses the refugee experience
On March 16, successful Sudanese American author and poet Safia Elhillo shared her insights and experiences as the first speaker in the Department of Global & Intercultural Studies' Spring 2017 lecture series, Refuge/Refugees
04/03/2017
Panel Addresses Issues Facing Women in STEM
miami-women-leadership-symposiumImportant dialogue at the M.I.A.M.I. Women Leadership Symposium
03/30/2017
Miami celebrates Cesar Chavez Day with events April 3-4
cesar-chavez-painting.jpgMiami’s fifth annual César Chávez Celebration Program features two days of events including a political and social justice forum, keynote presentation, a community march and a breaking the bread program.
03/10/2017
Trauma exposure expert Laura van Dernoot Lipsky on "Intergenerational Trauma: Coming Together to Build Resistance" March 14
laura-van-dernoot-lipsky.jpgLaura van Dernoot Lipsky, founder and director of the Trauma Stewardship Institute, will present "Legacies of loss: Intergenerational Trauma, Coming Together to Build Resistance" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, in the Shriver Center Heritage Room.