The Committee On Student Organizations is holding a spirit workshop from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in Flamingo Ballroom A, teaching students participating in Homecoming how to be a spirited ‘Cane. Organizations who participate with two representatives will be given 50 bonus points.

The Center for Student Leadership and the Center for Ethics and Public Service present “The Two Sides to Gay Marriage” at 5 p.m. in UC Ballroom A. Come participate in this debate as both sides present the pros and cons of allowing same-sex couples to enter into marriage. For more information, please email or call 305-284-6399.

The Islamic Society at the University of Miami will be holding its Third Annual Ramadan Fast-a-Thon at UM at 6:30 p.m. in the UC Ballrooms. A feast will be held to break the fast with a home-cooked meal provided by local families. To sign up, visit

Visions UM is holding free HIV/AIDS testing from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in UC Ballroom D. For more information, email

To help raise money for the children with cancer and other terminal illnesses at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the second annual Up ’til Dawn campus-wide campaign will kick off with its first letter-writing Halloween party from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the UC Rock. For more information, please stop by the VSC or email

David L. Phillips, will be visiting UM at 3 p.m. in Studio C at the School of Communication. He will talk about his experience in Iraq and on his work with the Council on Foreign Relations. He has worked for both the Clinton and George W. Bush administrations and resigned in 2003.
Madstone Films presents a Screening/Roundtable discussion of the film Rhinoceros Eyes starring Michael Pitt, Gale Harold and Paige Turco will take place at the Cosford Cinema at 7 p.m.

The University of Miami Film Society brings local filmmaker Clifton Childree to UM at 5 p.m. in room 130 of the Learning Center. Mr. Childree wrote, produced, directed, filmed, animated, edited and acted in the film The Flew, which has garnered numerous awards and is currently playing at the Miami Art Museum.

Entries for the pre-season soccer tournament on Oct. 30 are due by 5 p.m. at the Wellness Center. The captain’s meeting is at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call Jason Carroll at 305-284-8518 or email

Cancer Link’s Breast Cancer Education Day will be held at the Convocation Center from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Learn about breast cancer early detection, treatment, psycho-social issues and nutrition in younger women. The keynote speaker will be Joyce Slingerland, M.D., director of the Braman Family Breast Cancer Institute.

Ibis Ride will be providing transportation to the Grove from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m. from Stanford Circle and Dickinson Drive.






For UM’s Alumni Weekend, Hurricane Productions and Office Max present comedian Mike Epps with LaVell Crawford at 8 p.m. in the UM Convocation Center. Epps is known for his many movie roles such as in Dr. Dolittle 2, The Fighting Temptations and Resident Evil. For more information visit



Applications for FunDay group leadership are due in UC 240.

October 26, 2004


The Miami Hurricane

Student newspaper at the University of Miami

Around the Web
  • Miami Herald
  • UM News
  • HurricaneSports

The University of Miami got off to a dream start, but could not hold on against No. 1 and defending ...

Photo Gallery: UM v. Boston College | Feb. 24, 2018 … Click to Continue » ...

Lonnie Walker IV’s 3-pointer with 2.3 seconds remaining capped a 14-point comeback and lifted Miami ...

March is just around the corner; and University of Miami basketball coach Jim Larrañaga wants his pl ...

Erykah Davenport always hated being The Tall Girl. Every class picture, she was in the back row, tow ...

Student a cappella group BisCaydence wins quarterfinals and advances to the next round in the intern ...

A closer look at the University of Miami's executive vice president for business and finance an ...

The popular Christian minister preached to more people than any other evangelist in history. ...

A vigil on the University of Miami campus, organized by UM students who graduated from Marjory Stone ...

The latest speaker in the popular lecture series at the Rosenstiel School, Jeff Goodell, shared insi ...

Lonnie Walker IV's three with 2.4 seconds left propelled Miami past BC at the Watsco Center. ...

The two-time defending ACC indoor champion Miami women could not make it a three-peat on Saturday, b ...

Kevin Arreaga's bronze medal in the men's weight throw led the Canes on Friday in Clemson. ...

No. 24 Miami got off to a dream start but could not hold on against No. 1 Florida Friday night, fall ...

The Hurricanes were momentarily slowed down by the first rain delay of the season, but held the Coug ...

TMH Twitter Feed
About TMH

The Miami Hurricane is the student newspaper of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla. The newspaper is edited and produced by undergraduate students at UM and is published weekly in print on Tuesdays during the regular academic year.