It’s been about a year since the University of Miami announced Jeffrey Duerk as the successor to former provost Thomas LeBlanc. Here’s how he’s spent his first nine months.
Henri Ford calls the position his “dream job.” Meet the new dean of Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine – a Haitian-American pediatric surgeon who wants to serve “every person” in South Florida.
From one “self-made” woman to many aspiring ones, Whitely Women’s Leadership Symposium is looking to provide female students the skillset to prosper during and after college.
It has taken more than a year for the University of Miami to announce who will hold the nation’s title as first atheism, humanism and secular ethics chair. But starting July 1, Anjan Chakravartty will occupy the position.
No back-up parking policy effective Feb. 19, new scanning technology to detect illegally purchased permits
Say goodbye to backing up your car into a tight parking space. New parking policies are on their way, including a transition to digital permits.
Donna Shalala spent eight years as the nation’s secretary of health and human services. Shortly after, she spent 14 years as the University of Miami’s president. Now, she said she might have her eyes set on spending time on Capitol Hill.
Once you go Greek…: two administrators reflect on how fraternity involvement strengthened their ties to UM
UM administrators were once students, too. And yes, they were even involved in Greek Life at their Alma Maters. Now, they reflect on what Greek Life continues to mean to them.
Presidential Shabbats at UM started nearly 10 years ago with “Shabbat Shalala.” Now, with a new first family at UM, the tradition continued with “Frenk Knaul Shabbat,” where social issues such as injustice and inequality were topics of discussion.
WVUM 90.5 FM, the University of Miami’s student-run radio station, has been operating out of one studio for years. Now, with new funding, the station will revamp its active studio and reopen one long out of commission.
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.
Brandon Gilliland, current vice president for finance at Wake Forest University, has been named the University of Miami’s new vice president and chief financial officer. Gilliland will “provide leadership, oversight and stewardship for all aspects of the university’s financial resources,” according to an announcement released by Executive Vice President for Business and Finance and Chief…
Jessica Brumley has been named the University of Miami’s new vice president for Facilities Operations and Planning beginning in January. Brumley’s appointment was announced Nov. 1 in an email from Jacqueline Travisano, vice president for business and finance and chief operating officer. In her role as vice president of Facilities Management at Nova Southeastern University,…