Events

Winter Term

January 2-23

"An Intercultural Celebration Welcoming the Class of 2025"

January 22; 6 - 7 pm

This interactive program will highlight the performing arts talents of our very own Miami students and will feature a performance by the Sones de Mexico Ensemble. This program is a taste of the variety of opportunities to meet other Miami students, learn from each other's cultures and build meaningful intercultural connections …

Spring Semester Classes Begin

January 25

"A New Dawn for Study Abroad: Planning for International Travel in the Near Future"

January 26; 2 - 3 pm

Education Abroad advisors answer your questions about study and travel abroad in the 'new normal' of the COVID era. All are welcome …

"Democracy Under Pressure": A Town Hall Discussion of Recent Events

January 27; 4 pm

Miami University faculty experts in political science, history, sociology, and journalism discuss the 2020 presidential election, recent post-election social unrest, and the implications of these events for the future …

Mwenso and The Shakes (Virtually) Live

January 28; 7:30 - 9 pm

Hope. Resist. Heal. Be here for the start of what comes next! Let the powerful and exuberant songs of Mwenso and the Shakes break through your worries, frustrations and winter blues and fill your screen with hopeful, resistant, healing music …

Gilman Scholarship Information Session

February 4; 12 pm

The Gilman Scholarship provides up to $5000 to help students with high financial need participate in study abroad programs. Join Global Initiatives at this virtual information session to learn more about this scholarship opportunity and the application process …

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session

February 9; 12 pm

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides funding for recent graduates, graduate students, and young professionals to spend a year abroad pursuing graduate studies, conducting independent research, or teaching English. Rising and graduating seniors, graduate students, and Miami alumni are invited to attend an information session to learn more about Fulbright opportunities and the application process for the 2022-2023 application cycle …

Wellness Day (no classes)

February 17

STEM, Policy, and Technical Internship and Fellowship Opportunities

February 17; 2 -3 pm

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) connects the most talented and diverse college students, recent graduates, postdocs, and faculty to programs closely aligned with the interests of a variety of research facilities, including those managed for the U.S. Department of Energy and more than a dozen other federal agencies. These internship and fellowship programs are key to the recruitment and preparation of the next generation of our nation's scientific workforce …

Racial Justice and Interfaith Cooperation Panel

February 18; 12 - 1 pm

The "Remembrance Project" at Miami University seeks to create greater awareness and understanding about racial terror lynchings and begin a necessary conversation that advances truth and reconciliation. Sponsored in part by funding from the Interfaith Youth Core's Racial Justice and Interfaith Cooperation grant and the Office of Institutional Diversity, this virtual panel event features 6 prominent local and national panelists from diverse religious, secular, spiritual worldview who will discuss the present day legacy of racial injustices and inequalities …