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11/01/2018
Anthropologist Jason De Leon describes the plight of migrants in the "Land of Open Graves" at the U.S.-Mexican border
Jason De Leon came to Miami on Oct. 18 to deliver the 2018 Faber Scholar Lecture in honor of International Archaeology Day, presented by the Department of Anthropology and University Honors Program
10/30/2018
Navarro and Katyal largely agree on state of Supreme Court and the future of American democracy
On Wednesday, October 17, students, faculty and community members gathered in Miami’s Harry T. Wilks Theater for a political debate discussing the current situation of the Supreme Court and the future of American democracy
10/24/2018
Former U.S. Representative Steve Driehaus returns to Miami
Steve Driehaus (‘88), former U.S. Representative for Ohio's 1st Congressional District, visited the Department of Political Science from October 1-4 as this year's Visiting Fellow in Public Leadership to give lectures and teach a 3-day short course on the legislative process
10/19/2018
Legal expert Benjamin Wittes gives 7th Annual Darrell West Lecture for the Dept of Political Science
Benjamin Wittes, a nationally renowned expert on legal and US national security policy and Senior Fellow in Governance Studies at Brookings Institution, came to Miami on Sept. 26 to give the 7th annual Darrell West Lecture in American Politics
10/18/2018
Miami Regionals to host 8th Congressional District debate
Journal-News.com and WCPO Ch. 9, Oct. 17
10/12/2018
Commitment to democracy and challenges to sovereignty in Lithuania
Many students, as well as university faculty and members of the Lithuanian Club, attended a September 26 lecture and luncheon with His Excellency Rolandas Kriš?i?nas, the Ambassador of Lithuania to the United States and Mexico
10/11/2018
Explore the rich, sweet world of one of history's most popular foods in "Chocolate: The Exhibition"
On Saturday, October 20, faculty and staff from Miami's College of Arts and Science (CAS) will host "Miami University Gallery Talks" at Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) from 12 noon to 2 pm. They will give informal presentations, tours, and Q&A sessions to explore the chemistry of chocolate, how chocolate farming has changed ecosystems, the impact of chocolate on international politics over the centuries, and more
10/10/2018
Janus Forum examines the Supreme Court and state of our democracy
On Wednesday, October 17, the Janus Forum will welcome two political and judicial experts to publicly discuss these latest occurrences in the context of the U.S. Supreme Court's important legacy: GOP strategist, political news contributor, and lawyer Ana Navarro and former Acting Solicitor General and Georgetown law professor Neal Katyal
09/28/2018
Media and policy advocate Anna Veduta talks about reporting on "the real Russia"
On September 20, Anna Veduta, global outreach director for the English version of the online newspaper Meduza, spoke to a packed room in Harrison Hall about her work with the most reliable media outlet covering Russia