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11/16/2020
Miami University Symphony Orchestra Joins International Effort to Celebrate the Music of a Black American Female Composer
The Miami University Symphony Orchestra announces its new video that celebrates Florence Price to open the International Education Week.
11/12/2020
Check out Joe Madison's keynote speech on SiriusXM
Tomorrow, the Miami University Diversity and Inclusion Conference keynote speech by Joe Madison will air on the nationally syndicated Joe Madison show on Urban View, SiriusXM.
11/11/2020
Trueblood, Graduate Students Recognized for Work on DEI Taskforce
Tarah Trueblood, Director of the Center for American and World Cultures, and three graduate students who serve as Intergroup Dialogue co-facilitators were recently honored by President Crawford for their work on the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force.
11/09/2020
Grad Student Discusses Virtual Study Abroad
Graduate student Samantha Arner is part of a selection of students who discuss how they adapted their study abroad during the pandemic. (Wall Street Journal, Nov. 8, 2020)
11/05/2020
International Education Week 2020 Goes Virtual
International Education Week 2020 at Miami offers a variety of events to salute students, staff, and faculty who seek international educational opportunities across borders and disciplines.
11/04/2020
Where in the World is Miami Wednesday: Virtually in Kenya
Pranshu and his broomball team after winning the championship game.Meet Samantha, a graduate student who is earning her master's degree in biology this December. Samantha completed a virtual study abroad experience through Project Dragonfly to study Kenyan conservation during Summer 2020.
11/03/2020
Intercultural Corner Episode 1
Intercultural Corner Episode 1: What Do We Miss Learning When We're Abroad?
11/03/2020
Introducing 'Intercultural Corner' Podcast
Introducing Intercultural Corner, the official podcast of Global Initiatives at Miami University. Through interviews with faculty, students, and staff who learn by traveling the world and creating intentional global encounters, we'll explore all the ways that faculty and students can connect with the world.
10/30/2020
Gratitude shared for committee and task force work
President Greg Crawford convened the Safe Return to Campus Planning and Coordinating Committee and the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force during 2020 to address two critical issues affecting the health and wellbeing of the Miami community¬óthe pandemic and racial unrest in the United States.