Experts will explore why human-centered issues must be addressed in conjunction with things like rising seas, stronger storms, and increased hydro-static pressure at a symposium on April 7.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/04/virtual-forum-will-tackle-intersection-of-climate-change,-societal-barriers.html



Grad Scoop

Student groups urge end to anti-Asian violence, hatred

In the wake of recent killings in Atlanta, the Asian American Student Association and Filipino Student Association will host a philanthropic event on Saturday to raise awareness and donations for the nonprofit organization Hate is a Virus.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/03/student-groups-urge-end-to-anti-asian-violence-hatred.html


Grad Students

Team Up! The Benefits of Self-Directed Writing Groups

Writing groups can provide motivation, support, and perhaps most importantly, camaraderie and connection, in these odd times. Sociology PhD student Oshea Johnson talks about how useful writing groups have been for him.

stories/2021/03/team-up-the-benefits-of-self-directed-writing-groups.html