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Sudden spike in daily student COVID-19 cases highest since February peak

One professor and member of UM’s Faculty Senate says that they last received a contact tracing notification on Dec. 3 over their university email. Since the last day of classes Wednesday, Dec. 8, however, they have received five emails from students claiming to have been infected with COVID-19.

Miami hires Clemson athletic director Dan Radakovich

The University of Miami is expected to hire Dan Radakovich as its new athletic director, according to sources as reported by David Lake of 247Sports and Brett McMurphy of The Action Network.

Students celebrate Hanukkah on campus for first time in 2 years

The final celebration occurred on Dec. 5 when Chabad held their Hanukkah party. At the party, they lit the giant menorah one last time...

Lowe Art Museum’s Art of Mindfulness virtually combines painting and mindful...

This past week, the attendees of the event focused their attention on the oil painting “A Clearing in June” by Charles H. Davis. The free event lasts an hour, and features a guided mindfulness exercise with a focus on a painting from the museum’s collection.

An expensive holiday season; COVID-19 raising 2021 inflation rates

Nearly two weeks after students returned to the University of Miami after Thanksgiving break, one notable difference from this year’s holiday season remains a...

Mario Cristobal hired as Miami’s head coach

Oregon's head coach, who won two National Championships as an offensive tackle at the University of Miami, has reportedly agreed to become the Hurricanes' 26th head coach, according to Brett McMurphy and Bruce Feldman.

Head coach Manny Diaz fired by University of Miami

Manny Diaz has been fired as the head football coach at Miami, as announced by the school Monday morning. The firing comes shortly after reports that Oregon head coach Mario Cristobal is expected to be replace Diaz.

Testosterone takeover at Pi Phi pageant fundraiser concludes philanthropy week

A chorus of guitars serenaded students involved in Greek Life during Pi Beta Phi’s “Pi Phi’s Phinest” fundraiser on Lakeside Patio on Nov. 15.The...

Hurricanes on Ice: Figure skating in the 305

Despite Miami’s sweltering weather and sunny skies, Hurricanes on Ice: UM Figure Skating Club (UMFSC) gives UM students a chance to hit the ice...

Iron Arrow celebrates 2021 inductees over drum rolls and cheers

Cecilia Amaro, Asia Chester, Bao-Tien Duong, Santiago Freire, Carrie Furman, Drew Goheen, Justin Hier, Charlotte Kiehn, Sydney Knapp, Anisha Kore, Ian Malesiewski, John Tiger Oliva, Sydney Stropes and Fred Telischi made up this year’s class of inductees into UM’s exclusive academic honor society.

Camp Kesem chapter to host ‘Giving Tuesday’ fundraiser

Lauryn Lima, a junior majoring in biomedical engineering and co-director for UM’s Camp Kesem Chapter, joined Camp Kesem to help children through a challenge...

Students ring in holiday season at inaugural Commuter Carnival

The newly-formed University of Miami Commuter Council invited students to ring in the holiday season with classic carnival games, candy apples and snow cones...