08/15/2017
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
05/31/2017
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
05/15/2017
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.
04/04/2017
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
03/21/2017
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.
02/20/2017
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. 
02/15/2017
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.
01/12/2017
ACE Program, with over 300 new students last fall, maintains its strong campus presence into the new year
Miami's American Culture and English (ACE) Program targets those students from foreign countries, mainly China, whose high school transcript, extracurriculars, and interests are on par with other Miami students but need to boost their English language proficiency to excel in regular Miami courses
12/20/2016
Linguistics Society creates space for language study outside the classroom
The Miami University Linguistics Society provides opportunities for students come together to talk about languages outside of the classroom.