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Friday, December 3, 2021

Competitors taped to walls during Duct Tape competition

After a lengthy absence, the Duct Tape stick-up competition returned to Engineering Week, as students once again taped each other to a wall Tuesday...

Student Housing Village opening delayed until fall 2020

"We decided that we wanted to delay the village's opening to ensure a high-quality living experience from day one," Vice President Patricia Whitely said. "We didn't want anything to detract from students' ability to study."

Black student leaders urge university to act

In an effort to spark action, six Black student leaders gathered for a virtual dialogue over Zoom to deliver a Black State of the Union Address and discuss racial issues persisting at the University of Miami. Here are six takeaways from the event.

Fall semester to resume in person

In a message sent out to the entire Cane community, President Julio Frenk announced that classes will resume in person starting Aug. 17. However, Frenk says life on campus will not look the same as before.

More late-night dining options available for students with Lime

Starting this semester, students have more options for late-night dining on campus, with Lime being opened till 10 p.m. 7 days a week.

Students receive false negative COVID test results, bigger concerns arise

“I would have liked an apology or something,” said Hadieh Zolfaghari, a junior studying psychology who received a false test result. She continued that she has still not received any follow up, which was corroborated by images of her MyUHealthchart.

UM subcontracted workers allege unsafe working conditions still persist on campus

While the workers explained they are very concerned about contracting COVID-19 considering their ages and some having health conditions, they say ABM is not taking it seriously.

Orientation Fellow program accepting applications through Feb. 26

“This position is especially great for students who don’t have much leadership experience and are looking to grow."

President’s 100 learn self-defense methods in case of armed intruder

The President’s 100 (P100) were taught the proper procedures to follow in the event of an active shooter arriving on campus on Wednesday night. The...

Life on campus continues despite partial shutdown

“It’s like things have come to a stop,” Foust said. “Campus definitely misses its students. I know a lot of people are having a hard time being at home because they miss campus, but it’s sad being one of the only people left here.”

Insider trading results in regrettable consequences

Roomy Khan visited the Storer Auditorium at the University of Miami School of Business to discuss the dangers of insider trading on Tuesday night. Khan...

As fraternity parties continue across Miami, police departments struggle to hold...

Reports of large social gatherings are also non-emergency, which means police officers won’t respond as quickly if it were an emergency situation. Nonetheless, police officers still need to see the behavior. As a result, if a report is made and police arrive after the party, there is nothing that can be done.