Chinese New Year’s Gala

Hosted by the Confucius Institute and the Chinese American Cultural Association, the Chinese New Year’s Gala helped students to ring in the Year of the Rooster in Hall Auditorium. The event included singers, dancers, traditional music, and even a visit from two performers from the Peking Opera Company. Photos by Renee Farrell     Advertisements

Portrait of a Man at Desk; or, A Poet Contemplating

Written by Delaney Heisterkamp Dr. cris cheek (intentionally uncapitalized) is not a to-do-list type of person. He didn’t plan on being here, in this office of the neo-Georgian red-brick housing Miami University’s English Department, nor teaching poetry at a university 3,944 miles away from his birthplace—though he suspects London will always be hardwired into his… Read More Portrait of a Man at Desk; or, A Poet Contemplating

Miami’s Farm Provides Local Food, Hands-On Education

Written by Abbey Gingras and Bonnie Meibers First Harvest Beyond Yager Stadium and across Four Mile Creek sits a vacant and dilapidated white farmhouse. Past that, through a scraggly line of trees, are 35 acres of farmland. This is the Miami University Institute for Food. Lauren Wulker pulled up to the farm in her aptly nicknamed… Read More Miami’s Farm Provides Local Food, Hands-On Education