Events

Global Readiness Certificate Information Session for CAS Students

September 23; 4 - 5 pm

The new, Miami Global Readiness Certificate (GRC) is launching a cohort exclusively with students in the College of Arts & Science in the Spring of 2021. The GRC is designed for students of all majors who want to position themselves strategically for employment in today's increasingly competitive, diverse, and global workforce …

Healthcare Career Fair

September 24; 11 am - 1 pm

Connect virtually with amazing leaders in the healthcare industry. Speak with representatives from each company, who are actively hiring for a range of positions. Access online career services, job search webinars, and other employment resources. Participating employers include: Cincinnati Children's Medical Center Sisters of Notre Dame Carmel Manor St. Elizabeth Healthcare Walgreens and more …

"Coping with COVID" Virtual Workshop

September 24; 2 - 2:30 pm

This workshop will focus on how to cope during COVID-19 …

"Beyond Europe": Student Stories From Abroad

September 28; 4 pm

The world is big and there are great study abroad destinations outside of Europe. This panel will feature stories from students who studied abroad in non-European locations. Join us to hear their stories and consider where you might study abroad …

"Shame & Vulnerability" Virtual Workshop

September 30; 3 - 3:30 pm

This workshop will help attendees explore the often painful experiences of shame, how we cope with those experiences, and the ways in which shame is so much more than a negative emotion, enabling us to foster connection, learning, and growth …

Psyc Grad Paths: Clinical Mental Health Counselor vs. Clinical Psychologist

October 1; 5 - 6 pm

M.S. vs Psy.D. vs Ph.D.? Come and learn the different routes that will get you to a career you'll love. We will also discuss the similarities of each route and how to choose what's best for you …

Hike-A-Thon Virtual Challenge

October 1 - November 1

The Hike-A-Thon is an annual celebration of hiking, nature, and exploring the great outdoors and has been hosted at Miami University Natural areas every fall for the past 12 years. To keep the tradition alive we'll host a virtual Hike-A-Thon challenge and expand from 1 day to 1 month and from 3 trails to include all local trails …

ORU Office Hours: Internal Funding

October 2; 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Learn more about internal funding opportunities for undergraduate research …

"Expressive Writing: Creative Coping for 2020" Virtual Workshop

October 5; 1 - 1:30 pm

This workshop will support attendees in learning to use expressive writing as a way to cope and build resilience. This form of writing was developed by psychologist James Pennebaker to help individuals connect with, express, and understand emotions following stressful life events …

Summer Education Abroad Virtual Fair

October 5; 4 pm

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, there are a variety of study abroad, study away, and virtual opportunities for you to consider. Learn about your options at this information session hosted by the Office of Education Abroad …

"Disciplinary Approaches to Research" (faculty & student panel)

October 6; 4 - 5 pm

Curious about the research being conducted in your major? This panel series will explore research questions and approaches across disciplines from both the faculty and student perspective. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions about ongoing research …

"Citing in APA Style"

October 6; 5 - 6 pm

New to using the American Psychological Association (APA) citation style or need a refresher? Please join us for the Libraries' "Citing in APA Style" workshop …

Health Careers Majors and Minors Fair

October 12; 12 pm

Visit the Mallory-Wilson Center YouTube Channel for an inside look at different majors and minors offered by Miami that can complement a pre-health education, and even enhance your application for professional school …

"Practicing Gratitude" Virtual Workshop

October 12; 2 - 2:30 pm

This workshop will explore how we can use gratitude as a tool to manage our stress and anxiety, as well as build resilience …

Health Professional School Student Panel

October 12; 6 - 7:30 pm

Current medical, dental, and PA students discuss their experiences as pre-heath students and offer advice for getting into professional school. They will talk over what professional school has been like for them, and their future plans …

Health Career Talks: Cincinnati Children's

October 12; 6:30 - 7:30 pm

The Center for Career Exploration & Success and the Miami chapter of the American Medical Student Association host Health Career Talks. Come learn from employers who work in two different areas of the healthcare industry. Open to all majors …

Health Careers Week

October 12-16

Health Careers Week is an annual symposium hosted by the Mallory-Wilson Center for Healthcare Education in collaboration with other Miami offices and student organizations …

"Post-Baccalaureate Programs and Medical School Applications"

October 13; 6:30 - 8 pm

Aonesti Williams shares her experience with the IUPUI Masters of Medical Science program, which helped her gain acceptance to medical school. She is currently in her first year. Can a post-BACC program help your application? …

"Gardening Tips: Producing a Grocery in your Backyard"

October 14; 12 - 1:30 pm

The first part of this Conservatory's Learn it at Lunch Series will focus on food rescue — the act of leveraging food that would otherwise be thrown away to feed those in-need. You'll hear from a group of high school students that are bringing food rescue to southwest Ohio to provide every food group to the food insecure. The program concludes with the benefits of fresh, locally grown produce vs. grocery produce, some that may not be as widely known or considered by consumers when shopping …

Medical Ethics Discussion

October 14; 1 - 3 pm

Watch a short video about Dax Cowart and join the Mallory-Wilson Center and the Miami University Bioethics Society in a discussion about this case's implications on medical ethics and healthcare …

Health Professional School Admission Panel

October 14; 6 - 8 pm

Listen to admission representatives from medical, dental, pharmacy, physical therapy, and physician assistant programs discuss what it means to be a pre-health student, the application process, and what they are looking for in candidates …

Healthcare Professional Panel I

October 15; 4 - 5:30 pm

A panel of current healthcare professionals, including an occupational therapist, physical therapist, speech and language pathologist, pharmacist, and dentist will discuss their chosen career paths, how they knew it was the right path for them, and the differences between their individual careers …

Healthcare Professional Panel II

October 15; 5 - 6:30 pm

A panel of current healthcare professionals, including a physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, social worker, and genetic counselor will discuss their chosen career paths, how they knew it was the right path for them, and the differences between their individual careers …

Dr. Margaret Green: Infectious Disease Specialist

October 15; 6:30 - 8 pm

Dr. Green is an infectious disease specialist in Seattle, on faculty at the University of Washington. She has been working on the front lines treating patients with COVID-19 since the outset of the pandemic. She will be discussing the physical and emotional challenges that the pandemic has wrought, not only on patients and their families, but also on physicians and other healthcare providers …

ORU Office Hours: "Streamlining the Internship Process"

October 16; 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Students are invited to learn more about how research internships can align with the recommendations from Center for Career Exploration & Success …

"Careers & Research"

October 19; 11 am - 12 pm

This professional development workshop for undergraduate researchers will explore strategies for highlighting your research experiences during the job search. Topics include incorporating your research into interview responses, describing research experiences on your resume, and condensing your research into a concise 'elevator pitch.' The workshop is open to all students regardless of classification, major, or research involvement …

Virtual Education Abroad

October 19; 4 pm

With virtual education abroad, the world is literally at your fingertips. Join the Office of Education Abroad to learn about opportunities to engage with people around the world, gain intercultural skills, and meet academic requirements virtually …