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Saturday, June 25, 2022

UM class enters the future with virtual reality class

While most virtual classes have been held over Zoom since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, one class in the University of Miami’s College of Arts and Sciences is using a different modality: the MetaVerse.

Why students remained home during remote period

While many students returned to UM during the remote instruction period, others opted to remain at home for online classes.

Return of online learning leaves future uncertain, students divided

“It’s a lot like March, but it’s under completely different circumstances,” said Kaitlyn Payne, a senior majoring in meteorology and geography. “We have a vaccine and we have all of these things to protect us.”

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.

Ever Brighter fundraising campaign earns over $1.6 billion of $2.5 billion...

While the mesmerizing fireworks display on Friday, Nov. 5 served as another edition of the annual homecoming-week finale, the display on the University of...

Miami Herbert Business School establishes The Latina Project, aims to support...

The Miami Herbert Business School launched The Latina Project this year to help women build social capital, succeed in their professional careers and launch...

Empower Me First works to motivate first-generation UM students at first...

Empower Me First, a scholarship initiative for first-generation students at the University of Miami, welcomed motivational speaker and author Rockwell Bartoli to campus Monday,...

Study abroad resumes fall trips, kickstarts new UBarcelona Program

After canceling all study abroad arrangements for more than a year, the Study Abroad Office has reinstated a select number of programs for the fall semester and is expanding offerings for the spring.

University leaders work to increase minority representation at RSMAS, rated lowest...

According to the University of Miami’s 2020-2021 factbook, 53% of undergraduate students at UM are Black, Latino, Asian-American, Pacific Islanders or American Indian. At...

Hurricanes interested in service realize their potential with civic scholars

“Civic scholars kept me motivated to participate in voluntarism,” said Farrell. “Civic Scholars always kept me aware of my community and opened my eyes to what the school does offer.”

Student opinion on new Canelink layout divided one week since launch

Last week, a brand new version of CaneLink was introduced to students featuring a new-look interface with a more polished aesthetic and a schedule...

UM updates COVID guidelines as infection slows and vaccination rates increase

The University of Miami announced that outdoor mask mandates on the Coral Gables and marine campuses have been suspended in an email to the...