04/05/2018
Geoffrion Fellowship creates networking opportunities for humanities students
An integral part of the Humanities Center’s Altman Fellows Program, the Geoffrion Family Undergraduate Fellows work with an interdisciplinary team of Miami University faculty members exploring a critical topic in the humanities
03/16/2018
Women & Writing panel addresses how #MeToo has impacted women journalists
On Saturday February 24, Miami University's Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists and the Scholars in Writing for the Media Program presented an event titled "Women & Writing: Finding Your Voice in a #MeToo World"
03/08/2018
HIVoices shares stories of those impacted by HIV
On March 1, Newport, Kentucky-based theatre group Falcon Takes Flight put on an on-campus performance of HIVoices, intended to raise awareness about HIV in the community
10/23/2017
Urbanization Much More Than City Growth, Expert Says
The Humanities Center featured Neil Brenner,a professor of urban theory at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, in a lecture sponsored by the John W. Altman Program
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
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
12/15/2016
Human Rights and Social Justice Film Festival one of the highlights of International Education Week at Miami
In observance of International Education Week this past November, Miami's Department of Global and Intercultural Studies (GIC) collaborated with the Center for American and World Cultures (CAWC) and Global Initiatives to host a number of events and activities
11/21/2016
His/Her/Hirstory Symposium addresses key election issues related to women
On Election Day 2016, as many Americans were turning out to the polls, participants in the His/Her/Hirstory Symposium discussed various projects related to women, the presidential election, and other hot topics
11/11/2016
MU Press author Lawrence Coates launches CAMP OLVIDO and visits capstone
Lawrence Coates, winner of the 2015 Miami University Press Novella Prize and author of five books, visited campus on Wednesday, November 4 to launch his novella Camp Olvido and give a lecture to the undergraduate Creative Writing capstone course on how to brainstorm a novel.