More than three months after the University of Miami was hit by Hurricane Irma, leading to millions in damages and weeks-long closure, Director of Emergency Management Matthew Shpiner speaks about how the school is still recovering from its impacts.
The Trump Administration recently announced the end to the Temporary Protected Status program for Haitian refugees. Now, University of Miami students born to immigrants and with family members still on the island reflect on what the administration’s decision means.
Pancakes with Pat When: 9-10 p.m. Dec. 13 Where: Space between Shalala Student Center and Food Court The last couple of weeks of school are hard for many people. If you’re looking for an energy boost, fuel yourself with free pancakes and hot chocolate with Vice President for Student Affairs Pat Whitely. She will be…
The number of non-believers throughout the United States is on the rise. At UM, students who grew up in organized religious households are now changing their beliefs.
The newly appointed Interfaith Council student organization co-hosted its first Interfaith Thanksgiving dinner just two weeks ago. Now, the organization is looking to bring representatives from every religion on campus together and bridge the gaps.
Sorority members have widely circulated that 67 percent of poll respondents answered that sexual assault was the largest safety concern they had related to Greek Life.
Despite having smaller campus faith communities and less access to places of worship in South Florida, students who practice less common religions have found ways to stay true to their roots.
It’s been a disruptive semester for the community – including UM’s first full-time Catholic priest, Father Phillip Tran – but Tran has used challenges to assimilate to his role and connect with students.
Delaney Reynolds, a UM freshman, has spent the majority of her life fighting against climate change. Now, the South Florida native is as focused as ever to bring attention to a topic some disbelieve.
Following the completion of the $6 million pedestrian overpass bridge, administrators and city officials commemorated the lives of those lost before its construction and the impact it will have on pedestrian safety in the future.