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11/20/2017
2017 CAS Distinguished Educator Award honors Stephen Norris and Jason Rech
CAS professors Stephen Norris and Jason Rech have been honored by the College of Arts and Science, which every year recognizes one or two outstanding CAS faculty members for their excellence as a Distinguished Educator
11/17/2017
From Phoenix to New York City, are American cities sustainable or resilient?
New York University professor Andrew Ross led the fall semester's final edition of the Humanities Center's Altman Distinguished Lecture Series, "Plan for the Best or Anticipate the Worst? From Sustainability to Resilience," on November 8
10/23/2017
Urbanization Much More Than City Growth, Expert Says
The Humanities Center featured Neil Brenner,a professor of urban theory at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, in a lecture sponsored by the John W. Altman Program
10/18/2017
Dr. Sean Carroll, 2017 Hefner Lecture
This year's Hefner Lecture will feature Sean B. Carroll, an award-winning scientist, writer, educator, and executive producer, who will present two talks that address these and many other compelling questions in biology from genetics to ecology.
10/16/2017
Geography's mapathon unites faculty and students to help provide aid to Puerto Rico
On Friday, September 29, the Department of Geography applied its expertise in mapping and resource management to host a special mapathon to help the victims of Hurricane Maria
10/11/2017
Prominent biologist and insightful educator Sean B. Carroll headlines 43rd annual Hefner Lecture
This year's 43rd annual Hefner Lecture, scheduled for Wednesday, October 18 at Miami's Oxford campus, will feature Sean B. Carroll, an award-winning scientist, writer, educator, and executive producer. He will give an academic seminar and a popular lecture, both free and open to the public
10/09/2017
Perspectives on Paper: Understanding Its History, Culture and Art
On Wednesday, September 27, the Department of Spanish & Portuguese and the Office of Liberal Education co-sponsored a workshop for students called The History, Culture and Art of Paper
10/04/2017
CAS science programs reach through Ohio and beyond with Discover the Sciences
Miami has been hosting its annual Discover the Sciences event for prospective high school students and their families for roughly 10 years. This year was the event’s largest yet
09/13/2017
Can you dig it? Anthropology students visit Israel to practice archaeology techniques
For 4 weeks this summer, Megan Ashbrook, Sarah Kammer, Caroline Sausser, and Rachel Strohl got to experience first-hand what it is like to be an archaeologist. Miami sent the 3 undergraduate anthropology majors and one classics major to Akko, Israel, where they participated in the Tel Akko Archaeological Field School