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Phyllis Cummins on older workers
Phyllis Cummins (Scripps Gerontology Center) is quoted in a story about local employers struggle to find workers.
Dr. Alan Lew presents on tourism and global consciousness
On Tuesday, March 6, Dr. Alan Lew from Northern Arizona University presented his lecture "Tourism and Global Consciousness" as part of the Critical Tourism course and public lecture series put on by the Department of Global and Intercultural Studies (GIC)
U.S. Rep. John Lewis to receive Freedom Summer of ’64 award recognizing lifetime of civil rights work
U.S. Representative and civil rights icon John Lewis of Georgia, a leader in the 1964 Freedom Summer voter registration of black residents in the South, will receive Miami University's Freedom Summer of '64 Award Monday, March 19.
Quanhong Qiu to receive alumni honor
We are pleased to announce that Quanhong “Cho” Qiu is the recipient of the 2018 Cottrell Distinguished Alumni Award.
Humanities Center's Altman Program lecture to focus on the livelihood of "Cross-Border Citizens"
Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman, professors from the University of California-San Diego, will explore how communities that straddle national and ethnic lines play a critical role in the daily lives of their residents for their lecture, "Cross-Border Citizens"
Miami University welcomes "Cincinnati Edition" to campus
WVXU FM's popular show "Cincinnati Edition" is coming to Miami University for two special broadcasts on Wednesday, March 7.
Diversity Week 2018: Keynote speaker Damon Williams, multicultural arts events and more
Miami's Diversity Affairs Council presents Diversity Week 2018 that includes a number of events.