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FEC kicks off Cuban Culture Week

In the same way sugar is added to a classic Cuban coffee, the Federación de Estudiantes Cubanos (FEC) is adding its own sweetness to campus with Cuban Culture Week, which begins at noon on Monday, March 28, at the Lakeside Patio.

SpectrUM’s 9th annual DragOut returns to campus after last year’s virtual...

SpectrUM’s DragOut drag show has come back in full swing for its ninth annual performance on Thursday, March 10 in the Shalala Ballroom.

University of Miami Camp Kesem chapter supports local kids through spring...

UM's Camp Kesem, a national nonprofit organization that supports children who have a parent with a cancer diagnosis or have lost a parent to cancer by providing them with free year-round programs and a week-long summer camp, successfully raised over $1,000 on Thursday, March 10 in its Spring Fling fundraiser.

State attorney with history of failing to prosecute law enforcement officers...

The theme of this year’s Patricia A. Whitely Women’s Leadership Symposium is “Unbreakable” and aims to help “participants recognize their self-worth, resilience, and powerful...

Amid wave of on-campus construction, students and faculty voice complaints

The 2021-2022 academic year has seen an uptick in new buildings and new construction on campus, with the Frost Institute for Chemistry and Molecular...

Viewpoints: Two students on abortion’s impact on women

“I as a man will never know what it’s like to be a woman who is at the precipice of her life, at the precipice of her career ... who suddenly finds herself in an unplanned pregnancy. But I do know what it’s like to be her son.”

Students frustrated after tickets for Pitbull ‘What Matters to U’ event...

Within minutes of becoming available, all tickets for the highly anticipated “What Matters to U” event with singer Pitbull were sold out, leaving University of Miami students frustrated and disappointed.

‘Seeing smiles again’: UM reacts to end of mask mandate

“This is basically the calm after the storm,” said Elisiene Jean, an alumnus of the University of Miami and assistant circulation manager at the Richter library on campus. “This time should be celebrated. It's time for us to come together and focus on what’s important here.”

Four Frost students use alternative music to offset pandemic-related burnout

Damn Janis's four members spoke about their experiences making music together and their plans for the future.

Womens’ leadership symposium kicks off with belly dancing workshop

The Butler Center for Service and Leadership will hold a belly dancing class held by renowned belly dancing instructor Portia Lange on March 7.

“Refresh” candidates elected SGA President and Vice President in razor thin...

In the election for the upcoming school year's student government leaders, "Refresh's" candidates won the race for president and vice president. Jamie Williams-Smith and Chika Nwosu will become next year's SGA elected leaders.

Students of color symposium is back

The Office of Multicultural Student Affairs’ annual Students of Color Symposium (SOCS) is back and is focused on the theme of “Forging the Future: Looking Back to Move Forward.”