04/20/2015
International Scholars to Take a New Look at How We Understand Later Life
The inaugural North American Network in Aging Studies (NANAS) conference will bring together scholars from North America and Europe to present findings on how various aspects of our culture have shaped what it means to grow old. The conference will take place May 19-22 at Miami University, Oxford, OH.
04/20/2015
Student org hosts fourth annual Oxford writing festival
Left & Write. That was the theme of the fourth annual Oxford Writing Festival, a three-day literary celebration organized by the Students for the Promotion of Writing.
03/25/2015
CAS students grow from experiencing liberté firsthand in the City of Light
Eighteen Miami students were in Paris during Winter Term 2015 participating in the Paris: Cultural Capital winter workshop when 12 people were murdered at the Paris offices of a satirical newspaper
03/23/2015
Visiting writer reprises role as instructor of creative writing course
Professor Cary Holladay of the University of Memphis’ MFA program in creative writing returned to Miami University in mid-March to reprise her role as the instructor of the annual week-long intensive course for graduate students in creative writing.
02/20/2015
Winter term 2015: students study literature and culture in Paris
Eighteen Miami University students had the opportunity to study in the heart of the City of Lights as part of the inaugural Paris: Cultural Capital Winter Term program in January 2015.
02/16/2015
Winter term program in Italy incites the senses
This past winter term, Miami University English professor Jason Palmeri, and Italian professor Daniele Fioretti taught a study abroad program that allowed students to experience Italy with all their senses — and write, about it, too.
12/08/2014
Off-campus internships give PW students an edge
The Miami University Professional Writing Program encourages its students to engage in experiences that will strengthen and enrich their rhetorical knowledge and writing skills outside the classroom.
11/28/2014
Spotlight on English careers: beyond Bachelor Hall
This year’s Beyond Bachelor Hall event featured five professionals who began their careers in the same situation as their listeners – as English undergraduates.
11/12/2014
Celia Sandys discusses “Churchill as a writer”
Tea, scones, and a packed Bachelor Reading Room greeted Celia Sandys, Winston Churchill’s granddaughter, on Monday, November 10.