Events

Winter Term

January 2-23

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 …

"Coping During COVID"

January 26; 3 - 4 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will review coping skills and reflect on how to manage living during the COVID 19 pandemic and moving forward. All at Miami are welcome to register and watch …

ScribeAmerica Information Session

January 27; 5 - 6 pm

Interested in a career in healthcare but unsure how to get experience? Join us for a presentation and Q&A about becoming a medical scribe with ScribeAmerica. You'll learn about an opportunity to work side by side with board-certified physicians while helping them provide better patient care …

"Dog Therapy" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 1; 2 - 3 pm

Join Mary O'Leary, the Student Counseling Service (SCS) lead therapy dog handler, and SCS staff who will be showing you live video of their pets. Get to know our pets, ask questions, and learn about how pets provide significant boosts to our moods …

Campus Care Mental Health Conversations

February 2; 1 - 2 pm

Campus Care is a service for students who want to consult with a Student Counseling Service trained mental health professional in a less formal and more convenient setting than a counseling appointment. Campus Care is a "drop-in" service. No appointment is necessary and there is no fee …

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 …

"Shame & Vulnerability" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 5; 1:30 - 2:30 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will introduce shame as a human emotion, investigate the ways that we cope with it, and how we can combat the negative feelings through connection and vulnerability …

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 …

"Self-Care in Times of Stress: Reading, Discussion, & Activity Group"

February 10; 2:50 - 4:10 pm

Join colleagues on three Wednesdays in February and March to discuss readings on topics such as the impacts of stress, the importance of self-care, the benefits of various self-care practices, and other topics of interest to the group …

"Choose to Snooze" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 12; 1 - 2 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop is for students who struggle with sleep issues related to stress, anxiety, or other mental health-related problems. Students will learn more about sleep in general as well as ways to improve sleep quality & hygiene …

Wellness Day (no classes)

February 17

"Cultivating Self Compassion" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 17; 1 - 2 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will cover the basics of self-compassion and ideas on how to put it into practice to foster self care …

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 …