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Friday, January 28, 2022

UM contract workers, faculty stage ‘die-in’ protest demanding response from administration...

Many of the protestors laid down to symbolize dead bodies, holding signs that represent gravestones that called on UM to take action. Faculty members chanted, “I cannot teach if I die,” and “my students are getting sick.”

UM plans for in-person 2021 commencement this spring

As administration prepares for an in-person commencement at the end of this spring, graduating seniors and attendees should expect changes from years prior.

Festival Miami to feature Grammy-winning performers

Grammy-winning artists Gloria Estefan and Joshua Bell will perform alongside student musicians and faculty at the Frost School of Music’s annual Festival Miami concert...

#rawchickenattheU spreads on Twitter as students raise complaints against UM dining

A University of Miami student recently took to social media after she was served raw chicken by the on-campus dining vendor, Burger305. On Wed. Nov....

COISO, ACS, UBS highlight ties to campus in Spirit Tree tradition

The Council of International Students and Organizations (COISO) garnered a victory in this year’s Spirit Tree Ceremony with its miniature suitcase ornament. The Spirit Tree...

Gallery: 2021 new student orientation

Last week, from Aug. 16 to Aug. 22, the University of Miami welcomed the Class of 2025 and transfer students for move-in, and 'Cane Kickoff, a week-long orientation program that included events such as the President's Welcome, Canefest and more orientation programs.

Starting college during a pandemic: Freshmen reflect on their first semester...

Coupled with the loss of traditional events associated with the end of high school, many incoming freshmen are skeptical about the future.

Save Lifes by Dancing at CanesTHON

The CanesTHON University of Miami Dance Marathon will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1 at the Shalala Ballrooms.

Temple Grandin discusses autism, better understanding of the mind

Speaking to a crowd of 6,000 at the Bank United Center on Thursday night, acclaimed author and autism activist Dr. Temple Grandin preached just...

Campus adapts to limited kosher dining options

When freshman Eitan Snyder arrived at the University of Miami this semester, he was surprised by the absence of the kosher restaurant he had...

Peace Corps offers educational experiences, unforgettable memories

University of Miami President Donna E. Shalala and president of the Knight Foundation, Alberto Ibargüen, joined Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet Wednesday evening to...

Law school society mentors pre-law undergraduates

It’s one thing to aspire to attend law school, but it’s another to know how to make it there. “I’m pre-law,” sophomore Chloe Ruffel-Smith said....