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Freedom Summer 55 Conference
This conference, exploring the local history of Freedom Summer in 1964, and also current lessons and ideas to continue to address voting rights and social inequalities, was held in November 2019 at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in downtown Cincinnati
Major Insight Episode 13 Find Your Purpose and Place in the Humanities (Part 1)
Featured Majors: History, Political Science, Philosophy, Literature
Raising diversity awareness was goal of student award-winning campaign
Miami University's Shara Clark and a team of Miami University students won four awards during the 2019 Blacksmith Awards hosted by the Cincinnati chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.
Rick Ludwin '70, longtime NBC executive, Seinfeld champion, and Inside Hollywood backer, dies at 71
Miami University alum Rick Ludwin '70 spent 31 years as an executive at NBC and producer for several late-night programs, having worked with Bob Hope, Johnny Carson, David Letterman, Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Fallon, and many others throughout his long career. He passed away at his home in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 10 after a short illness
Bestselling author Ruta Sepetys reveals the compelling backstory behind the little-known truths that her novels convey
Internationally acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Ruta Sepetys visited Miami's Wilks Theater on Tuesday, October 15 to talk to students about her novels
Graduate Research Forum Nov. 1: 140 presentations, posters and art displays
Graduate students from all divisions will present more than 140 oral sessions, poster presentations and art displays at the Graduate Research Forum Nov. 1.
Howe Center for Writing Excellence champions clear, concise and persuasive writers
Pulitzer Prize winner Mariel Padilla (Miami '17) learned the power of words in the Howe Center for Writing Excellence.Mariel Padilla learned how much power words can hold while a student consultant with the Howe Writing Center, part of the Howe Center for Writing Excellence (HCWE) at Miami University. She worked at the center on the first floor of King Library from her sophomore through her senior years.
Inside London broadens students' understanding of UK mass media
Miami's 6-week summer Inside London program integrates students of various majors through a combined online and study abroad trip, exposing students to the communications industry of the United Kingdom. The trip is offered through the Department of Media, Journalism & Film (MJF), under the supervision of chair and professor Bruce Drushel, who introduced the program in 2008
English department celebrates National Translation Month with professional authors and translators
The Department of English welcomed three creative writers and translators to Miami on September 16 and 17, 2019 in honor of National Translation Month. The translators, Poupeh Missaghi, Roy Kesey, and Martin Corless-Smith, participated in a reading from their creative work on the 16th and a Q&A panel for students and faculty on the 17th