10/16/2015
Wil Haygood presents his new book on Thurgood Marshall at his alma mater
Miami University alum, journalist, author and professor Wil Haygood (Miami '76) returned to the birthplace of his writing career to share his story behind his latest book to a packed audience of students and faculty in Wilks Auditorium as part of his new book tour
10/15/2015
Humanities Center provides invaluable opportunities for English majors
Nestled on the second floor of Bachelor Hall, English majors have a place to convene with experts from all the humanities disciplines to discuss culture and the human experience.
10/09/2015
Dennis Childs lecture: slaves of the state
The Miami English Department recently welcomed Dr. Dennis Childs, associate professor of African American Literature at UC San Diego, to discuss his book "Slaves of the State: Black Incarceration from the Chain Gang to the Penitentiary."
09/15/2015
Literary London study abroad program now offering internships
The Literary London study abroad program celebrates its tenth year in 2016. The program provides students with a six-week immersive experience in the historical and contemporary city of London. Now the trip offers something new: internships.
09/08/2015
Ohio Writing Project holding teacher conference at Miami's VOA Learning Center on September 12
Miami’s Ohio Writing Project, a professional network for the teaching of writing to K-12 teachers, is holding a free teacher conference on September 12 offering practical ideas for the classroom
08/17/2015
New ACE director Carol Olausen prepares to bridge the gap between American and international students at Miami
Carol Olausen is beginning her first year as director of the American Culture and English (ACE) progam. Olausen believes that the presence of international students on campus is a mutually beneficial relationship for both the American and international students
07/14/2015
The Ohio Writing Project, teachers learning from teachers on Miami's campus
Now in its 35th year, the Ohio Writing Project, or OWP, is just one site of the National Writing Project, a professional network for the teaching of writing. The OWP offers several different programs, including a four-week, two-week, weekend, online hybrid, and youth writing camp
05/15/2015
Composite strength: Miami and Sun Yat-sen graduate inaugural 1+1 student
The newly established 1+1 Graduate Program provides opportunities for students from Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU), one of the top 10 universities in China, to complete English MA degrees at Miami University.
05/01/2015
Twitter's Adam Bain, Miami '95, to speak at CAS recognition ceremony
Adam Bain, the President of Global Revenue and Partnerships at Twitter, will address graduating seniors from the College of Arts and Science during this year's recognition ceremony