Diversity and Inclusion News

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.
"Seeing the Racial Water": author Robin DiAngelo headlines the O'Hara Lecture
The 2017 Lloyd and Mary O'Hara Lecture, hosted by the Department of Political Science on April 5 in Shideler 152, presented speaker Robin DiAngelo, an academic, lecturer, and author in critical discourse analysis and whiteness studies
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.
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.
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
Panel Addresses Issues Facing Women in STEM
miami-women-leadership-symposiumImportant dialogue at the M.I.A.M.I. Women Leadership Symposium
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.
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.
Summit brings leaders of minority-owned businesses to campus
The Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber and Miami University presented the first Minority-Owned Business Leaders’ Summit at the Oxford campus, Monday, March 6.