Verity Traditions Announces Fall 2018 Programs

Miami University Regionals’ Verity Traditions continues with a diverse line-up of fall programs in Verity Lodge on the Middletown Campus beginning August 9.

August 9, An Evening with Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, and Friends, Enjoy a walk down memory lane with songs of the past by Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Tony Bennett and other popular artists. Local recording artist, Rick Gibbs, brings the music and memories to life.

September 26, Festivals and Frolics: A History of Cincinnati’s Most Famous Festivals and Food, 6 p.m. Based on "Cincinnati and Soup: Festivals and Frolics", Cheri Brinkman local author and former Miami Regionals’ Hamilton campus faculty member, will explore the great Ohio Valley and Northern Kentucky festivals: the ever-popular Oktoberfests, Goetta Fest, Paneygri, as well as other area favorites like the Country Apple Festival and the Blues and BBQ in Lebanon.

October 9, How North Vietnam Lost the Battle But Won the War (The Tet Offensive), 6 p.m. Fifty years ago this year, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a series of attacks that turned the tide of the Vietnam War in their favor even though it was a disastrous military defeat. Rob Schorman, a history professor at Miami Regionals’ Middletown campus, will examine the events, images, and sounds that made this event the turning point of the war  

November 8, Future of Healthcare, 6 p.m. As our technology capabilities advance, so does the landscape of healthcare. Cameron McGregor, Vice President for Business Development at Atrium Medical Center and Daniel Tryon, Executive Director and Site Administrator for Kettering Health Network Middletown, will take a look at trends in healthcare and how these changes impact patients.

Verity Traditions connects community and campus with the traditions of Verity Lodge. These programs are free and open to the public.

For more information, call (513) 727-3472 or email Verity Lodge is located at 4200 N. University Blvd. on the Miami Regionals’ Middletown campus.