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LGBTQ organization remains divided, circulates petition
Campus Life, News, Student Organization

LGBTQ organization remains divided, circulates petition

Amid celebrations for Coming Out Week, a series of events that commemorate the coming-out experience, members of the LGBTQ student organization UPride remain divided over the organization’s name change. The organization’s executive board changed its name from SpectrUM to UPride in early August, angering some of the members of the group. Members like sophomore Tyler Katz…

Quidditch team makes magic on the field
Club/Intramural Sports, Sports

Quidditch team makes magic on the field

The University of Miami Quidditch team meets on the Intramural fields next to the Stanford dorms, and practices for two hours. They shout and run, sweating in the hot sun with a stick between their legs, as they prepare for their next tournament. The team has about 30 people, according to team captain German Barrios,…

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