05/30/2019
Honoring Miami "roots and wings": Rebecca Messina '94 addresses nearly 1700 bachelor's and master's graduates at annual CAS spring recognition ceremony
On May 18, the College of Arts and Science, highlighted by speeches by Rebecca Messina '94 and Jacob Bruggeman '19, celebrated the achievement of 1521 bachelors and 176 masters graduates at the 2019 Recognition Ceremony
05/17/2019
New majors, a new department, approved by Miami trustees
Miami University trustees at their May 17 meeting approved the establishment of two bachelor of arts degrees — one with a major in data analytics and one with a major in organizational leadership — both in the College of Arts and Science.
04/26/2019
Professor Johnson awarded artist-in-residence fellowship
Literature professor Katie Johnson is one of three Tao House fellows selected for the 2019 Travis Bogard Artist in Residency program.
02/26/2019
Poetry and production: Two CAS professors unite on a podcast to discuss sound through a humanities perspective
Like many areas of niche academia, the field of "sound scholarship" may sound dry to those not familiar with it. Professors cris cheek (English/Creative Writing) and Mack Hagood (Media, Journalism & Film) are working to change that preconception with their podcast Phantom Power
02/12/2019
Cho awarded prestigious Cornell Society for the Humanities fellowship
Yu-Fang Cho, associate professor of English and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, is the recipient of a Cornell Society for Humanities fellowship appointment for the 2019-2020 year.
01/28/2019
Miami's Committee on Faculty Research (CFR) awards grants to 22 CAS faculty for 2018-2019
The University Senate Committee on Faculty Research Grants Program awards 3 types of funding — summer research appointments, research graduate assistantships, and grants to promote research. 22 CAS faculty have received funding for their research projects for the remainder of the 2018-2019 academic year
11/15/2018
Professor elected to Oral History Association exec council
The Oral History Association (OHA) recently elected professor and linguistics program director Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis to its national executive council.
10/25/2018
Oxford University fellowship allows close study of Elizabeth I
Associate professor Kaara Peterson was recently elected to a Spring 2019 Plumer Visiting Research Fellowship at St. Anne's College, and an appointment as a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Early Modern Studies, both at Oxford University.
10/22/2018
Literature professor to study Renaissance bodies, health, and medicine in Venice
Starting this coming spring, Cynthia Klestinec will be a senior visiting professor at the University of Venice, Ca'Foscari, where she will collaborate with faculty and students and conduct research on her project: The Officina* of the Surgeon: Bodies, Health, and Medicine in Renaissance Venice.