Photo Brief – Red Bull Flugtag

The team competing for the College of Engineering at the Red Bull Flugtag competition, which will be held Nov. 3 at Bayfront Park, works on their contraption. The UM team’s theme is “Angry Birds” after the popular smartphone application. Holly Bensur // Contributing Photographer

Junior mechanical engineer Matthew Vautrain uses a box cutter to help finish designing a pig. Flugtag requires teams to build flying contraptions that cover a certain area without the aid of a motor. Points are given for creativity and distance flown.  Holly Bensur // Contributing Photographer

October 29, 2012


Cayla Nimmo

Around the Web
  • UM News
  • Error

A UM student retention task force is working to ensure that all first-year students feel at home. ...

A new School of Nursing and Health Studies’ initiative delivers critical health care for Miami’s hom ...

As part of the Leadership UMiami program, students heard from community leaders who spend their care ...

Miller School of Medicine doctors are providing assistance on Great Abaco Island, where survivors of ...

A recent presentation at the University’s Institute for Advanced Study of the Americas explored the ...

RSS Error: A feed could not be found at A feed with an invalid mime type may fall victim to this error, or SimplePie was unable to auto-discover it.. Use force_feed() if you are certain this URL is a real feed.

TMH Twitter
About Us

The Miami Hurricane is the student newspaper of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. The newspaper is edited and produced by undergraduate students at UM and is published in print every Tuesday.