Academic Affairs News RSS Feed

08/31/2020
Senate News, August 31, 2020
University Senate met on August 31, 2020, via WebEx. Senators heard a presentation from Stacey Lowery Bretz on the proposed ICA furloughs. The Reduction in Force Policy for Unclassified Staff was introduced by Robin Parker, General Counsel, and discussion continued regarding the Furlough Policy.
08/31/2020
FSW Part-Time Faculty Member Highlighted in the Local Paper
Shawnieka Pope was recently highlighted in the local paper.
08/25/2020
Miami Regionals awarded $1.3 million to assist students in graduating from college
Since 2015, the program has served more than 500 students at the Regionals.
08/25/2020
Faculty Fellows Kicks Off by Exploring Scholarship of Learning
Monday, August 24, marked the first collaborative session in the Fall 2020 Faculty Writing Fellows Program. We welcome a faculty team from the Havinghurst Center for Russian & Post-Soviet Studies and a faculty team from the Department of Justice and Community Studies. It's a dynamic cohort motivated to innovate teaching and learning with and through writing in their disciplines.
08/24/2020
Call For Nominations: Crossan Hays Curry Award
In 1994, the College of Creative Arts received a substantial endowment to establish an annual award to recognize a distinguished educator in the division.
08/21/2020
A COVID-19 Update from President Crawford, 2:53 PM
Update from the President
08/21/2020
Miami Regionals faculty, students adapt to remote start
The semester is off to a remarkable start. Whether it's using innovative technology to deliver an in-person classroom experience virtually or creating new partnerships to provide real-world experiences, Miami's commitment to excellence has never been more prevalent.
08/20/2020
Introducing 'MiamiConnects' Virtual Study Abroad Experience
Introducing 'MiamiConnects' Virtual Study Abroad Experience: a way to travel the world without leaving home.
08/20/2020
Miami professor gives Chautauqua Institution lecture series commemorating women's suffrage
August 18, 2020 marked the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which guaranteed women the right to vote. To commemorate this date, Kimberly A. Hamlin has been conducting a discussion-oriented 3-part master class on the history of women's suffrage and womenÂ’s rights in the United States, hosted by the Chautauqua Institution.