Last month, Diego Fasolini a former visiting professor at the University of Miami from 2008-2009, was arrested and charged in federal court for possession of child pornography.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has granted $2 million towards the development of a self-sufficient, zero-waste water system to be constructed in UM dorms.
In a period of three weeks, six gay teens committed suicide and two anti-gay attacks occurred. These tragic events have forced the nation as a whole to examine bullying and harassment of the gay community.
A new competition featuring synchronized dancing will take place Friday night as a way to strengthen ties between traditional Greek sororities and the historically black and Hispanic Greeks.
Is it luck or skill? No, I’m not talking about our football team; I’m talking about finding parking, especially at the north end of campus where more of the classroom buildings are located.
Monday, September 20th, UM’s chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi hosted “Kappa Kutz.” Freshmen males were invited for a free haircut by Steven Rivera, owner of Get Right Kutz in downtown Miami. Rivera is also known as the UM football team’s barber.
Graffiti was found on the walls and on the breezeway walls between the main house and the rear portion of the property in yellowish paint, which contained the initials of other fraternities and other vulgar words indicating a certain part of a female body.
Thierry Djemmo, a rising senior business major, is an A student who always takes notes in his classes. In his Finance 320 last semester, however, he was not just taking notes for himself, but also for another student in the class— someone he didn’t even know. Djemmo is one of about 500 students across the...
Healthy vending machines have revolutionized snacking. Chips and cookies are no longer the only option. Now, anyone can choose from a variety of fruits or vegetables. Jan. 29 marked the unveiling of the new healthy vending machines on campus. “I think it’s a good thing,” said Brody Shulman, then a second-year law student. “I have...
Beginning in the fall, a $50 per semester surcharge will be added to the university health insurance plan of students who smoke. Students will need to fill out a form on myUM stating whether they are a smoker. Those who confirm that they are smokers, as well as those who do not fill out the...
Beginning fall semester of 2010, a $50 per semester surcharge will be added to students who smoke and are enrolled in the Student Health Insurance Plan through UnitedHealthCare.
Set to begin with numerous community events, Earth Day is being celebrated at the University of Miami with a number of activities hosted by student organizations that promote environmental sustainability.