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Friday, January 28, 2022

Law school evacuated after air conditioner malfunctions

Classes were temporarily suspended Wednesday afternoon when a ruptured air conditioner belt sent smoke through the vents in law school Building F.

Architecture students archive history, win honorable mention

Scaling walls and climbing on beams are not what comes to mind when going about a typical homework assignment in the School of Architecture. But...

UM students witness protests, flee Hong Kong


Boston Globe reporter to visit UM to film documentary

The Boston Globe reporter David Abel will be the visiting Knight Chair in journalism at the University of Miami during fall 2016 in order...

School of Architecture dean to step down in July

Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, dean of the School of Architecture, announced that she will step down from her post effective July 1. She has served as dean...

Business School to host Ph.D. recruitment fair and conference

Participants will hear admissions directors, faculty and students from business schools speak about the opportunities and advantages that come along with having a Ph.D. in business.

Business professor researches link between auto traffic, cancer

Yongtao Guan, a business management professor, will work on a multi-year project to look at the correlation between auto traffic and cancer. The School of...

New business class redefines what it means to be an entrepreneur

“Individual students and student teams are creating their own chapters in their own textbooks, and then they have to share their learnings with each other,” Quelch said. “That makes for a much more powerful learning environment.”

Class customs cross cultural boundaries

Freshman Joe Miano has attended schools in three countries: France, Belgium and now the United States at the University of Miami. He noticed that...

Meet the nation’s first atheism, humanism and secular ethics chair

It has taken more than a year for the University of Miami to announce who will hold the nation's title as first atheism, humanism and secular ethics chair. But starting July 1, Anjan Chakravartty will occupy the position.

UM to meet full financial need for Florida residents

“When I say I go to UM, people reply, ‘Oh I thought about applying there, but I didn’t even bother because of how expensive it is,'” Locke said.

History Department Chair Mary Lindemann discusses recently released book

The chair of the University of Miami’s history department unveiled her new book to a full crowd at Books & Books in Coral Gables...