The Association of Commuter Students and Student Government held My Big Fat Greek Auction on Wednesday night on the UC patio. The evening included a special performance by Kaos as well as a chance to get a date with Sebastian the Ibis, among others. All proceeds went to benefit the Cristy Carriazo School Supply Fund, in honor of the 25-year-old second grade teacher and UM alum who died last weekend in a car accident.
President Donna Shalala, Dean James Wyche and the Roberts Family welcomed Major General Kathryn G. Frost as part of the College of Arts and Sciences Jane S. Roberts Memorial Lecture on March 24 at the Storer Auditorium. Frost is the Commander of the Army and Air Force Exchange Service. In her 28-year career, she has served in a variety of command and staff assignments in personnel, public affairs and legislative affairs. General Frost’s awards include the Distinguished Service Medal, Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Army Meritorious Medal (seven awards), the Army Commendation Medal and the Army Occupation Medal. General Frost spoke about leadership in the war room and the boardroom.
Greater Miami Hillell celebrated McMitzvah Madness on the UC patio on Wednesday with a celebration of Israel and its culture. The event allowed students to perform small acts of charity, Including donating money to various organizations. There was plenty to see and do with live music, food and, of course, a live camel!