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05/31/2018
Miami scientists welcome Talawanda elementary students for Science Week
Students learned about brains and neuroscience with Jennifer Quinn, associate professor of psychology, and graduate students (photos by Scott Kissell). Miami scientists welcomed hundreds of elementary students from Talawanda’s Bogan, Kramer and Marshall schools during the 12th annual Science Week May 21-23.
05/25/2018
African Student Union's 12th Annual Gala unites and celebrates culture throughout the continent
Miami's African Student Union (ASU) hosted its 12th annual gala event on April 12 at Armstrong Student Center's Wilks Theater. The event featured an array of art, literature, dancing, drama, cuisine and cultural expressions from a wide array of African countries that are represented in the Miami community
05/23/2018
2018 College of Arts and Science graduation ceremony features student Max Leveridge and alum Scott Hess
On the evening of Saturday, May 19, new student graduate Max Leveridge and 1989 Miami alum Scott Hess took the stage in a packed Millett Assembly Hall to address the College of Arts and Science's graduating Class of 2018, along with their families and friends
05/15/2018
Afro-Futurism as the "liberation genre"
On April 25, the Department of Global and Intercultural Studies hosted a packed discussion entitled "Black Feminist Theory & Afro-Futurism in Black Panther and Beyond," hosted by Miami associate professor of history Tammy Brown and featuring speakers Celia C. Peters and Dr. Holly McGee
05/11/2018
Miami University faculty and alum knowledge and expertise recognized by New York Times
Can you really select a quality nursing home by reading Yelp reviews?
05/04/2018
Award-winning history teacher and Miami alumna Sara Ziemnik speaks to future teachers
Sara Ziemnik (Miami '99) returned to her alma mater on April 12 for the Manning Morgan Memorial Lecture, sponsored by the Department of History, to present "Making the Past Present: Insights from the National History Teacher of the Year"
05/02/2018
Miami Mock Trial wins National Championship
The Miami University James Lewis Family Mock Trial Program team won the 2018 American Mock Trial Association National Championship Tournament held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 20-22, beating defending runner-up Yale University.
05/02/2018
Guest speaker Eileen Braman reveals the connections between law, political science, and psychology in annual OHara Lecture
On April 18, the Department of Political Science hosted its annual Lloyd and Mary O'Hara Lecture in Law and Politics. Entitled "Assessing Government Authority: Constitutional Rules and Political Context," it was given by Eileen Braman, associate professor of political science at Indiana University"
05/01/2018
Guatemalan guest speaker describes how Ixil-Maya knowledge and resistance led an environmental justice movement
On April 11, Baltazar de la Cruz Rodriguez, a member of the Alcaldía Indígena ancestral authorities of Cotzal, Guatemala, gave a talk entitled "Maya-lxil Cultural Rights and Megaprojects in Guatemala"