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04/04/2022
Former Ambassador Ira Shapiro offers strong opinions on the state of Congress in the 2022 Darrell West Lecture
On Tuesday, March 15, students huddled close in front of former Ambassador Ira Shapiro for an intimate discussion on the U.S. Senate’s role in facing challenges to American democracy in the 2022 Darrell West Lecture.
03/30/2022
Former Lithuanian president references her political experience while speaking on the ongoing Ukrainian crisis
Former Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskait? delivered the annual Havighurst Lecture on March 10, sponsored by the Havighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies. Grybauskait? spoke about the war in Ukraine and her political experiences as the leader of one of the Baltic states of eastern Europe.
03/29/2022
National public policy and public health experts debate the viability of legalizing marijuana
On March 9, Miami University’s biannual Janus Forum welcomed former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro and Harvard Medical School professor Dr. Bertha Madras to discuss their opposing views on “Let’s Be Blunt: Should Marijuana Be Legalized?”
03/04/2022
Julian Castro and Bertha Madras finally set to hold their delayed marijuana legalization debate for this spring's Janus Forum
After their initial event was canceled due to COVID-19 two years ago, on Wednesday, March 9 former Democratic candidate for president Julián Castro and Harvard Medical School psychobiology professor Dr. Bertha Madras will finally take the stage for the Spring 2022 Janus Forum to hash out the topic, “Let’s Be Blunt: Should Marijuana Be Legalized?”
03/01/2022
Rodney Coates emphasizes the importance of representation in critical race theory educational policy
Rodney Coates, Professor of Global and Intercultural Studies, presented his lecture, “Critical Race Theory and the Search for Truth,” as part of his receiving the College of Arts and Science’s 2022 Distinguished Educator award.
12/06/2021
Havighurst Center guest lecturer challenges anti-Darwinism in Dostoevsky's writings
As part of the ongoing Havighurst Center Colloquia Series: Dostoevsky at 200, visiting assistant professor of Russian Brendan Mooney spoke to Miami University students on November 15 about his recent research on the acclaimed Russian novelist, Fyodor Dosoevsky.
12/06/2021
Havighurst Center guest lecturer challenges anti-Darwinism in Dostoevsky's writings
As part of the ongoing Havighurst Center Colloquia Series: Dostoevsky at 200, visiting assistant professor of Russian Brendan Mooney spoke to Miami University students on November 15 about his recent research on the acclaimed Russian novelist, Fyodor Dosoevsky.
12/01/2021
Climate Cafe Q and A highlights the progress of the Climate Action Task Force
On November 11, the Miami University Sustainability Office and the Climate Action Task Force hosted their last Climate Café session of the year. Throughout the semester, members of the task force have led discussions on different topics regarding Miami’s effort to achieve carbon neutrality.
12/01/2021
Climate Cafe Q and A highlights the progress of the Climate Action Task Force
On November 11, the Miami University Sustainability Office and the Climate Action Task Force hosted their last Climate Café session of the year. Throughout the semester, members of the task force have led discussions on different topics regarding Miami’s effort to achieve carbon neutrality.