Diversity and Inclusion News

02/01/2017
Creators of "Making a Murderer" featured in Lecture Series
Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos, the creative duo behind the original Netflix series "Making a Murderer," will present “Making of 'Making a Murderer'" as part of the 2016-2017 Miami University Lecture Series at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6, in Hall Auditorium.
02/01/2017
Dept. of Psychology takes initiative with improving mental-health among children
Miami's Center for School-Based Mental Health Programs (CSBMHP) has been a university-based center since 1998. Housed within the Department of Psychology, the CSBMHP aims to implement effective programs to improve healthy psychological development of children and to reduce mental and behavioral health barriers to learning
01/27/2017
2017 Penny Lecture Series opens Jan. 30
Miami University's 2017 Penny Lecture Series begins Monday, Jan. 30, with “No Way Out: Precarious Living in the Shadow of Poverty and Drug Dealing,” presented by Waverly Duck of the University of Pittsburgh.
01/27/2017
World Hijab Day "Stand For Her Right To Cover" Feb. 1
whd-fb-cover.jpgMiami will observe World Hijab Day with an information and resource booth, 1-4 p.m. at Slant Walk, ASC, and panel discussion at 6:30 p.m. in 212 MacMillan Hall.
01/26/2017
Chinese New Year Gala features Peking Opera stars, YouTube artists and student performers
cny-poster-thumb.jpgA special Chinese New Year gala celebration will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, in Hall Auditorium.
01/20/2017
Inclusion Series kicks off Feb. 1: "Free Speech and the Path to a More Perfect Union"
The Inclusion Series, four interactive campus discussions, begin Wednesday, Feb. 1, with the first event, “Free Speech and the Path to a More Perfect Union,” 5-7 p.m. in the Dolibois Rooms, Shriver Center.
01/18/2017
Miami's third annual CIQS Day encourages young women to pursue STEM fields
On Tuesday, January 10, the College of Arts and Science's Department of Statistics partnered with the College of Education, Health and Society to host its third annual CIQS Day for 109 girls representing seven regional high schools
01/12/2017
Jennie Elder Suel Award nominations sought
The Celebrating Global Sisterhood Committee is accepting nominations of faculty, staff, student, and community members for the 2017 Jennie Elder Suel Distinguished Woman of Color Awards.
01/12/2017
ACE Program, with over 300 new students last fall, maintains its strong campus presence into the new year
Miami's American Culture and English (ACE) Program targets those students from foreign countries, mainly China, whose high school transcript, extracurriculars, and interests are on par with other Miami students but need to boost their English language proficiency to excel in regular Miami courses