Gallery, Photo

Photo Gallery: April Weekend Recap

Check out some of the many exciting events from the first weekend of April:

Junior Danny New performs at the Coral Gables Comedy Festival Thursday evening in Cosford Cinema. The festival showcased over 30 local comedians and a portion of the proceeds benefitted the University of Miami School of Communication. New, the only UM student to perform, was recently chosen out of 5,000 applicants to intern at The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon this summer. New also writes, produces, and stars in NewsBlast, a news show filmed in 90-second installments. Evelyn Choi // Staff Photographer

Junior Danny New performs at the Coral Gables Comedy Festival Thursday evening in Cosford Cinema. The festival showcased more than 30 local comedians and a portion of the proceeds benefitted the University of Miami School of Communication. New, the only UM student to perform, was recently chosen out of 5,000 applicants to intern at The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon this summer. New also writes, produces and stars in NewsBlast, a news show filmed in 90-second installments. Evelyn Choi // Staff Photographer

Bryan Ensel and sophomore Matthew Bernanke get "pied" in the face by sophomore Noureen Ahmed Friday on the Rock to raise money for the American Cancer Society as part of UM's Relay for Life fundraiser. Among those who could be pied were Relay for Life committee members and Eaton Residential College Residential Assistants. Relay for Life will culminate Friday, April 8, on the Foote Green with the annual Survivors Lap, Caregivers Lap, and Luminaria Ceremony. This year's theme is "Paint the U Cancer Free" and the event will feature games, food, and entertainment. Giancarlo Falconi // Staff Photographer

Bryan Ensel and sophomore Matthew Bernanke get “pied” in the face by sophomore Noureen Ahmed Friday on the Rock to raise money for the American Cancer Society as part of UM’s Relay for Life fundraiser. Among those who could be pied were Relay for Life committee members and Eaton Residential College Residential Assistants. Relay for Life will culminate Friday, April 8, on the Foote Green with the annual Survivors Lap, Caregivers Lap, and Luminaria Ceremony. This year’s theme is “Paint the U Cancer Free” and the event will feature games, food and entertainment. Giancarlo Falconi // Staff Photographer

Junior Sammie Starling helps garden at the Food Forest Kickoff hosted by the CommUnity Garden and the Miami BCM Friday afternoon at Miami BCM. Shreya Chidarala // Staff Photographers

Junior Sammie Starling helps garden at the Food Forest Kickoff hosted by the CommUnity Garden and the Miami BCM Friday afternoon at Miami BCM. Shreya Chidarala // Staff Photographers

Seniors walk along the baseball field at Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light during the Senior Walk hosted by Category 5 Friday night. Kawan Amelung // Staff Photographer

Seniors walk along the baseball field at Alex Rodriguez Park at Mark Light during the Senior Walk hosted by Category 5 Friday night. Kawan Amelung // Staff Photographer

Attendees pose for a picture at “The Gatsby Affair” Commencement Ball Saturday night at the Fieldhouse. Hunter Crenian // Contributing Photographer

Attendees pose for a picture at “The Gatsby Affair” Commencement Ball Saturday night at the Fieldhouse. Hunter Crenian // Contributing Photographer

Seniors celebrate their upcoming graduation Saturday evening at the Commencement Ball. Hunter Crenian // Contributing Photographer

Seniors celebrate their upcoming graduation Saturday evening at the Commencement Ball. Hunter Crenian // Contributing Photographer

Members of CERT attend to a participant on a stretcher after removing her from a simulated car crash Sunday morning during the CERT Disaster Readiness Exercise. Giancarlo Falconi // Staff Photographer

Members of CERT attend to a participant on a stretcher after removing her from a simulated car crash Sunday morning during the CERT Disaster Readiness Exercise. Giancarlo Falconi // Staff Photographer

April 3, 2016

Reporters

Hallee Meltzer

Hallee Meltzer can be reached at hmeltzer@themiamihurricane.com.


Around the Web
  • Miami Herald
  • UM News
  • HurricaneSports

A six-pack of Hurricanes notes on a Wednesday: ▪ The Miami Hurricanes are honoring their 1983 nation ...

With Jaquan Johnson still sidelined with a hamstring strain he suffered on Saturday against Toledo, ...

The Miami Hurricanes are running low on tight ends. But their receivers — notably sophomore speedste ...

A six-pack of Hurricanes notes on a Tuesday: ▪ The pretty even split of carries between Travis Homer ...

The University of Miami has lost another player to surgery, and the depth was already lacking at thi ...

The trailer for a documentary exploring the relationships between UM students and Holocaust survivor ...

New technology could help workplaces and schools identify violent intruders before they enter the do ...

A University of Miami professor has created software to detect fraud in standardized tests. ...

UM President Julio Frenk outlined the strategies of the Roadmap to Our New Century, part of his Stat ...

Students attending Monday night's State of the U address by UM President Julio Frenk offer thei ...

Estela Perez-Somarriba of the Miami women's tennis team will begin her fall campaign Thursday a ...

Through three games, Miami is No. 1 in the country in tackles for loss and the entire Hurricanes def ...

Jeff Thomas may be quiet off the field, but the sophomore has been consistently making lots of noise ...

The University of Miami soccer team is set to return to Cobb Stadium, where it will host No. 12 Duke ...

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Tuesday the league slate for the upcoming 2018-19 season. ...

TMH Twitter
About TMH

The Miami Hurricane is the student newspaper of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Fla. The newspaper is edited and produced by undergraduate students at UM and is published weekly in print on Tuesdays during the regular academic year.