Events & Exhibits

Special Collections exhibit: "We Were There: Miami in the Cold War"


From the threat of nuclear war to Korea and Vietnam to unrest on campus, the Cold War years marked a notable and turbulent time in Miami University history.

A new exhibit in the Walter Havighurst Special Collections & University Archives, located in King Library 321, explores the various chapters and sides of this era through photos, letters, memorabilia and even a children’s game.

Friday 6/1 8:30 am to Thursday 1/3 6:00 pm

How Not to Cheat

Kick start your academic success: Fall Workshop Series

Are you terrified of accidentally plagiarizing parts of your research paper? Do you wonder if you’re citing correctly or citing enough? Put your mind at ease with “How Not to Cheat,” where we’ll cover how to properly cite sources and avoid plagiarism.
How Not to Cheat
Wednesday, Sept. 26 – 5-6 p.m.
King AIS (134)

Wednesday 9/26 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
King AIS (134)

Game Night @ Wertz Art & Architecture Library

Library Game Nights

The University Libraries are opening up the games collection and supplying free food for five Library Game Nights this fall. Join in the fun with your fellow Miamians and choose from a large variety of board, tabletop, and card games from classic to contemporary. No experience is required, and all students, faculty, staff and families are welcome.

The full schedule follows:

Saturday, Sept. 8 – 6 p.m. - midnight
Amos Music Library (120 Center for Performing Arts)
Co-sponsored by Late Night Miami

Saturday 9/29 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Wertz Art & Architecture Library (7 Alumni Hall)

Citing in APA Style

Kick start your academic success: Fall Workshop Series

New to using the American Psychological Association (APA) citation style? We’ll take you step-by-step through this method of citing sources.
Citing in APA Style
Monday, Oct. 1 – 5-6 p.m.
B.E.S.T. Library (Laws 116)

Monday 10/1 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
B.E.S.T. Library (Laws 116)

Citing in MLA Style

Kick start your academic success: Fall Workshop Series

New to using the Modern Language Association (MLA) citation style? We’ll take you step-by-step through this method of citing sources.
Citing in MLA Style
Wednesday, Oct. 3 – 5-6 p.m.
King AIS (134)

Wednesday 10/3 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
King AIS (134)

Present like a Pro

Kick start your academic success: Fall Workshop Series

Does the thought of giving a presentation keep you up at night? What about speaking on behalf of your group in class, or taking a leadership role in your club or organization that requires speaking skills? If any of these scenarios give you nightmares, never fear! This workshop introduces strategies and resources for improving your communication and leadership skills. You’ll leave well on your way to presenting like a pro.

Wednesday 10/10 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
King AIS (134)

Game Night @ B.E.S.T. Library

Library Game Nights

The University Libraries are opening up the games collection and supplying free food for five Library Game Nights this fall. Join in the fun with your fellow Miamians and choose from a large variety of board, tabletop, and card games from classic to contemporary. No experience is required, and all students, faculty, staff and families are welcome.

The full schedule follows:

Saturday, Sept. 8 – 6 p.m. - midnight
Amos Music Library (120 Center for Performing Arts)
Co-sponsored by Late Night Miami

Friday 10/19 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
B.E.S.T. Library (Laws 116)

Game Night @ King Library

Library Game Nights

The University Libraries are opening up the games collection and supplying free food for five Library Game Nights this fall. Join in the fun with your fellow Miamians and choose from a large variety of board, tabletop, and card games from classic to contemporary. No experience is required, and all students, faculty, staff and families are welcome.

The full schedule follows:

Saturday, Sept. 8 – 6 p.m. - midnight
Amos Music Library (120 Center for Performing Arts)
Co-sponsored by Late Night Miami

Saturday 11/10 4:00 pm to Sunday 11/11 12:00 am
King Library

Game Night @ B.E.S.T. Library

Library Game Nights

The University Libraries are opening up the games collection and supplying free food for five Library Game Nights this fall. Join in the fun with your fellow Miamians and choose from a large variety of board, tabletop, and card games from classic to contemporary. No experience is required, and all students, faculty, staff and families are welcome.

The full schedule follows:

Saturday, Sept. 8 – 6 p.m. - midnight
Amos Music Library (120 Center for Performing Arts)
Co-sponsored by Late Night Miami

Saturday 12/1 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
B.E.S.T. Library (Laws 116)