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04/13/2021
Major Insight Episode 27 Balancing Athletics, Academics, and AI: From Tennis Courts to Computer Code
Featured Majors: Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering
04/02/2021
Miami alumni advise political science students on finding success on Capitol Hill
Three alumni from the Department of Political Science, on March 24 over Zoom, served as panelists to provide advice and insight to political science students about maximizing their time at Miami as well as how to join the Capitol Hill workforce.
03/29/2021
Bipartisan discussion between Valerie Jarrett and Marc Short on the new administration takes center stage at Miami's Janus Forum
This semester’s Janus Forum, held on March 16 over Zoom, centered around President Biden’s first 100 days in office, the COVID-19 relief bills, and bipartisanship in American politics today. The two speakers were Valerie Jarrett, senior advisor to former president Barack Obama, and Marc Short, Chief of Staff to former Vice President Mike Pence.
03/26/2021
Major Insight Episode 26 Connecting the Dots Between Nutrition and Sustainability
Featured Majors: Nutrition, Food Studies and Food Systems
03/24/2021
Humanities Center's Altman Program sheds light on the topic of mass migrations
Each year the Miami University Humanities Center hosts the John W. Altman Program in the Humanities, a series of public events and research focusing on an annual theme. For this year’s theme on “Migrations,” a recent talk was held on March 11 over Zoom and given by University of Chicago professor of East European history Tara Zahra.
03/23/2021
Past Miami Provost Interviewed by NPR
During an initiation ceremony for Delta Phi Alpha, a German Honor society, one of the members informed the group of a video on PBS News Hour regarding an interview with Dr. Ronald Crutcher, a past Miami Provost.
03/15/2021
Freedom Rider Betty Daniels Rosemond shares her story with Miami students
Betty Daniels Rosemond, a Freedom Rider who fought for racial justice, spoke with Miami students in instructor of social justice Mark Curnutte's class on Thursday, March 4 to share her experiences as a member of The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) in 1961.
03/12/2021
This spring's biannual Janus Forum analyzes President Biden's first 100 days in office
On Tuesday, March 16, Miami’s Janus Forum will welcome two guest speakers from both sides of the political aisle: Valerie Jarrett, a senior advisor to former President Obama, and Marc Short, chief of staff to former Vice President Pence. In a moderated discussion they will address “President Biden’s First 100 Days: What’s Possible and What Happens Next?”
02/18/2021
Major Insight Episode 25 Increasing Access for First-Gen Students and Citizens
Featured Majors: Emerging Technology in Business and Design, Political Science