79.3 F
Coral Gables
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

National Coming Out Day: UM students share their stories

Last Friday, Oct. 11 was National Coming Out Day, an LGBTQ+ awareness day emphasizing the important role that proudly being "out" plays in activism.

UM graduate and cancer survivor talks new album, the power of...

With no job, no money and no insurance, Alexandrakis spent six months of chemotherapy recording music which he compiled into "I.V. CATATONIA," which was released as a separate CD at the time and now makes up track 58 of his newest project.

Naomi Scott discusses role as Jasmine in Disney’s ‘Aladdin’

“I wanted to make sure that there were moments in the movie where she displays skills of leadership,” Scott said. “She’s doing it because she cares and she knows she has what it takes.”

Grammy-winning professor discusses music, DACA and immigration reform

Daversa's band, “The John Daversa Progressive Big Band,” won awards for its album “American Dreamers: Voices of Hope, Music of Freedom," which tackled a variety of issues related to immigration in America.

Student spotlight: Mariel Lindsey

“I’ll always continue my art. I don’t think I’ll ever want to stop," said Mariel Lindsey, a second-year architecture student at the University of Miami.

UM alum talks new book, money, and how to make it

We’re all writing a book in our heads. Jon Kowalsky is finally publishing his.

UM professor takes home first Emmy Award, talks future plans

Carlos Rivera came to the 70th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards an unassuming nominee, but left a winner of his first Emmy award for the show’s theme music.

Student Artist Proflie: Ben Youngblood

Senior media writing and production major Ben Youngblood blends his classic rock roots with everything from jazz and blues to country and classical in his first album, "In Bloom."

Frost Junior Andre Bernier releases first EP

"Where the Light Won't Reach" echoes indie-folk outfits like Bon Iver with the added flair of a Jazz pianist.

Student Artist Spotlight: Kelsey Blackstone

A sophomore theater arts major provides a snapshot of the creative, chaotic world of theater in the first weekly Student Artist Spotlight.

An interview with Off the Wire’s new host, Tej Joshi

Meet UMTV's very own Jimmy Kimmel, Tej Joshi

UM grad Vasisth Sukul discusses his film ‘Zindagi’

Sukul started the project during his senior year in the UM School of Communication. "Zindagi" premiers on WPBT on Tuesday.