Global Initiatives News

Miami Delegation Attends 2018 Humanitarian Affairs University Scholars Leadership Symposium in Bangkok
bangkok-header.jpgAugust 1–7, 2018, Karla Guinigundo, Director of Global Partnerships, and a cohort of five Miami students attended the Humanitarian Affairs University Scholars Leadership Symposium (USLS) in Bangkok, Thailand.
The orientation before orientation, aka pre-orientation
preorientation.jpgMiami University began conducting pre-orientation in Beijing, Guangzhou, and Shanghai for Chinese international students in 2014 and this initiative has evolved throughout the years.
Reflecting on Study Abroad: Lenny Buller
lenny-buller.pngOur final feature for the Reflecting on Study Abroad with 18 of the Last 9 series features Lenny Buller, an orthopedic surgery resident physician.
Apply for the Chinese Language and Culture Camp
chinese-summercamp.jpgStudents who register for this camp will learn basic Chinese vocabulary and engage in activities such as kung fu, paper cutting, Chinese mask making, and more!
Reflecting on Study Abroad: Kimberly Forster
kimberly-forster.pngThis week’s edition in the Reflecting on Study Abroad with 18 of the Last 9 series features the wonderful Kimberly Forster, an international lawyer with Lawyers without Borders that has a passion for learning and immersing herself in new languages.
Learn Conversational Chinese This Fall
conversational-chinese.jpgThe Confucius Institute at Miami University is offering free conversational Chinese classes to employees starting September 12, 2018.
Reflecting on Study Abroad: Corrylee Drozda
drozda-2.pngCorrylee Drozda, an attorney advisor for the Department of Justice in the Executive Office of Immigration Review, discusses the impact her study abroad experience at Miami has had on her career.
Where in the World is Miami Wednesday: Madrid
nebrija1.jpgIn this Where in the World is Miami Wednesday, we are going to travel to Madrid, Spain to feature Talia Abrams who recently received an award from Nebrija University for a micro-story that she wrote and performed in Spanish.
Third Annual CIMU Martial Arts Ranking Test
martial-arts-test-banner.jpgVisiting martial arts judges, Sen Gao and Jie Gu, joined class instructor, Zhibin Jin, to watch and evaluate students as they performed their tai chi forms.