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Photo Brief: S.T.A.N.D. and Overtown protestors seek promise fulfillment
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Photo Brief: S.T.A.N.D. and Overtown protestors seek promise fulfillment

PROMOTING JUSTICE: Lula Crowder, a resident of Overtown, attends the protest held at the University of Miami on Wednesday to demand a community agreement between the university and the community of Overtown regarding the building of the UM Life Science and Technology park in the area. The student organization S.T.A.N.D. organized the protest. S.T.A.N.D is…

Photo Brief: Death penalty debated
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Photo Brief: Death penalty debated

TO KILL OR NOT TO KILL: Ron McAndrew, an ex-warden who has worked in three Florida prisons, addresses a group of students in the UC I-Lounge on Tuesday. McAndrew conducted the lecture as a part of Amnesty International’s Death Penalty Debate, one of the organization’s many lecture series events this semester. Amnesty International is a…

Photo Brief: Puppy Love
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Photo Brief: Puppy Love

PUPPY LOVE: Senior Kelly Kavanaugh (left), president of the Pre-Veterinary Society, and senior Mike Larkin prepare to wash Beau, a 2-year-old Welsh Terrier during the Pre-Veterinary Society’s Valentine’s Day dog wash on Friday.  The event, titled “Puppy Love,” is held every year to help raise money for the Humane Society of Miami.  “We usually wash…

Photo Brief: Canes Caring for Canes
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Photo Brief: Canes Caring for Canes

Senior Marlow Svatek and freshman Victor Mancini signs the Canes Caring for Canes pledge banner at their event on the Rock Tuesday, February 15.  The pledge was to always help a fellow ‘Cane in need. The event included tabling by the Wellness Center, the Counseling Center, the Dean of Students office, the Multicultural Affairs office,…

Photo Brief: Common delivers moving lecture
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Photo Brief: Common delivers moving lecture

In 2009, our homecoming performer was hip-hop artist and actor, Common. Known as today’s Hip Hop Renaissance Man, he has received several Grammy nominations and awards for his influential and socially conscious music.  On February 9th, he returned to Miami to give a lecture at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus.  Although the topic of the lecture…

BellyMotions come to the U
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BellyMotions come to the U

Portia Lange, a worldwide belly dance performer, instructor, president and CEO of BellyMotions belly dance studio, leads her students in her beginners class focused on learning the fundamentals of belly dance. Instructors from BellyMotions have been teaching classes at the Wellness Center and they are offering an academic class this semester. The beginner’s belly dance…

Photo Brief:  Art By the Sea
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Photo Brief: Art By the Sea

MARINE LIFE MATTERS: Two Portuguese Men-of-War, a marine invertebrate related to jellyfish, float in a touch tank on South Point, Miami Beach on Saturday. The touch tank was part of Art by the Sea, a free event sponsored by The Big Blue and You. The Big Blue and You is a non-profit organization started by University…

Photo Brief: Canestock
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Photo Brief: Canestock

MAGICAL MEETING: Senior Brett Powers (left) and sophomore Matt Ziff inform students about Muggle Quidditch of University of Miami (MQUM). The game adapts J.K. Rowling’s magical sport from Harry Potter to an actual sport played with broomsticks between a team member’s legs. Muggle Quidditch was one of the dozens of clubs that had a table…

Photo Brief: Dance Marathon
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Photo Brief: Dance Marathon

Amy Wilson, a senior on the Dance Marathon E-Board, helps lead the dance on Sunday January 31, 2011. She says, “the best part of this is meeting the families and seeing where all your fundraising goes. It’s what inspires me to come back.” This is her third year helping run the Dance Marathon, a fundraiser…

Photo Brief: Parkour
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Photo Brief: Parkour

Joshua Romeo practices an art called free-running, which branches from the sport begun in France know as parkour. The objective of parkour is to cross a space strewn with obstacles in the fastest time, with as little effort as possible. In Free-running, trees and walls are used as springboards into flips and other acrobatic feats,…

Photo Brief: Enjoying the Day
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Photo Brief: Enjoying the Day

Emily and Buzz sit and chat in the labryinth by Lake Osceola on Sunday, the 23rd. They came out to “enjoy the day.” Neither of them are affiliated with the University, they just live in the neighborhood. Lindsay Brown//News Editor

Photo Brief: Sharks in Bimini SD HC
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Photo Brief: Sharks in Bimini SD HC

Trista Burch, a senior studying Marine Science and Biology, swims with sharks during the MBF-514 Tropical Marine Biology trip in Bimini Bay, Bahamas. “I really enjoyed how hands-on the class was. We would learn about the different organisms and ecosystems and then go visit the specific ecosystem that same day. I also loved that we…

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