Students spend the summer on both sides of the Atlantic for unique "inside" looks at careers in PR, media, and advertising
During the summer of 2017, juniors Katy O'Neill (strategic communication and American studies) and Olivia Prosser (strategic communication and professional writing) participated in the Inside London and Inside New York workshops respectively to learn about potential career paths focused on the worlds of PR, media, journalism, and advertising
Creative Writing MFA students pursue passions with alternative courses
Have you ever wanted to take a class on fanfiction? Have you ever wanted to teach that class? Or, introduce kids to creative writing in the outdoors, in a place teeming with inspirational opportunities? Creative Writing MFA students are doing all of this, and will soon be doing more.
Miami's Ohio Writing Project boosts writing and teaching skills
Housed within the Department of English, the Ohio Writing Project provides professional development opportunities for K-12 teachers, offers graduate workshops, a free teacher conference, and holds a Youth Writing Camp for fifth through eighth graders every summer
Humanities and social sciences make a strong showing at Miami's 2017 Undergraduate Research Forum
For many, the term "research" often connotes images of chemistry labs, biology specimens, and physics experiments -- but students in the humanities and social sciences demonstrated the significance of their own research as well at Miami's annual Undergraduate Research Forum
Faculty explore the humanities’ role in medicine in 2016-17 Altman Program
Three English Department professors, Cynthia Klestinec, Kaara Peterson and Daisy Hernández, explored the intersection of medicine and humanities through this year's Altman Program.
Lost in translation: author Safia Elhillo addresses the refugee experience
On March 16, successful Sudanese American author and poet Safia Elhillo shared her insights and experiences as the first speaker in the Department of Global & Intercultural Studies' Spring 2017 lecture series, Refuge/Refugees
New certificate prepares students to teach English as Second Language
This year, for the first time, Miami University’s English department is offering a new opportunity for students—the chance to earn a graduate certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, or TESOL.
MFA students spend winter term teaching writing in china
Two Miami University graduate students traveled to China this winter to work with students at Sun Yat-Sen University as part of a creative writing internship. 
Haim Rechnitzer is coming to do a poetry reading
A rabbi, a poet, and a professor walked into a bar--and they were all the same person. Dr. Rechnitzer will read his poetry on March 1 in Shriver Center.