News

Newsbriefs 2/17

Sassy Sweat

A 60-minute dance workout, “Sassy Sweat” will take place from 9 to 10 p.m. on Tuesday, in Multi-D at the Patti and Allan Herbert Wellness Center. This program is only for women and is on a first-come, first served basis.

9th Century Shipwreck

Victor Mair will be hosting a public lecture at the Lowe Art Museum, “A 9th Century Shipwreck and its implications for the History of Tea” on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m.  The lecture will be about a shipwreck from around 830 A.D. that provided the most significant collection of archaeologically recovered materials from the Tang Dynasty.

Yearbook Photos

Students can take their yearbook photos at the UC Lower Lounge from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Portraits for freshmen, sophomores and juniors are free, and appointments are not required. Graduating seniors need to sign up online at ibisyearbook.com/senior-portraits. Walk-in appointments for underclassmen are welcome. For more information, call 305-284-2005.

Student Government Elections

Student Government (SG) elections will begin on Monday and continue through Wednesday. Polling stations will be available in the University Center Breezeway and any undergraduate student can vote via any computer, tablet or smartphone through the Student Government Elections OrgSync portal from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 

1. To access the SG Elections Orgsync portal, visit orgsync.com/81696/forms.

2. Students must log in with their CaneID and will then see up to three ballots: one ballot for Executive candidates and one or two ballots for Senate seats a student is eligible to vote for.

3. Click on the Executive ballot and follow the prompts to enter a vote.

4.  Click submit to record the vote.

5. Click on the “Forms” link found on the left of the screen to the other ballots.

6. Complete all remaining ballots.

For more information, email sgelections@miami.edu.

 

Ashley Martinez may be emailed at amartinez@themiamihurricane.com. 

 

February 16, 2014

Reporters

Ashley Martinez

Ashley Martinez is a senior majoring in journalism and psychology, which have sharpened her people-watching skills. She has worked as a staff writer, copy editor, assistant editor and is now the Edge arts and entertainment editor at The Miami Hurricane. She serves as the president of UM's chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. Her work has been featured in The Hurricane, Distraction Magazine, The Communique, Gables Home Page and The Miami Herald. When she's not working on a story, she loves going to the theatre and singing show tunes.


Around the Web
  • Miami Herald
  • UM News
  • HurricaneSports

University of Miami running back Mark Walton was rolling — until he got rolled on, or stepped on. Wa ...

University of Miami safety Sheldrick Redwine got to wear the gaudy (but beautiful to Canes and their ...

This just in: University of Miami at Florida State will kick off in Tallahassee at 3:30 p.m. on Oct. ...

For those concerned about the apparent on-field struggles of graduate transfer Dee Delaney, an All-A ...

This week’s Top 25 college-affiliated football polls, released Sunday afternoon, agreed on how to ta ...

UM students fan out across South Florida to help local neighborhoods rebound from the impacts of Hur ...

Classes resume on the Coral Gables campus after the removal of 4 million pounds of landscape debris. ...

Students living in residential housing are returning to campus and classes with renewed resolve. ...

UM’s student-run ’Canes Emergency Response Team puts their training into action to assist with recov ...

UM students recount how they rode out the storm called Hurricane Irma. ...

The University of Miami's football game at Florida State on Oct. 7 will kick off at 3:30 p.m. E ...

Walton rushes for career-high 204 yards and Rosier has four touchdowns in Miami's comeback vict ...

The University of Miami volleyball team outlasted Virginia, 3-2, in Atlantic Coast Conference action ...

Junior golfer Dewi Weber highlighted second round action for the University of Miami women's go ...

The Miami Hurricanes swimming team wrapped up its opening weekend of competition at the All-Florida ...

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.