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What matters to Ken Jeong: Minority representation in film

Actor, comedian and physician Ken Jeong told UM students what matters to him during a discussion on minority representation in the entertainment industry.

Physics major, campus activist Aurora Ephraim passes away

On Monday afternoon, the university announced that junior Aurora Ephraim, 20, passed away. She died on March 15, according to Tribute.com, a local source...

UM passes 1,000 COVID cases

With one week of in-class instruction remaining, the University of Miami passed 1,000 cases of Covid-19.

We Robot conference discusses legal, policy issues in robotics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eTFLBG19kmM&feature=youtu.be Professors and engineers flew in from all over the world for the fifth annual We Robot conference. The conference on legal and policy issues...

Sunset Place shuttle route extended to Dadeland

A  Saturday Hurry Canes shuttle to Dadeland is now up and running, thanks to a Student Government initiative. The shuttle stops at Dadeland after Publix...

El coronavirus coloca a los trabajadores de UM bajo riesgo financiero...

Para un miembro del personal de limpieza de la Universidad de Miami, sobrevivir a la pandemia de coronavirus significa elegir entre la vida y continuar recibiendo su salario.

News Briefs 2/22: Engineering Week, Greek Week

Engineering Week The University of Miami Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers kicked off Engineering Week with the U-Hack 24-hour Hackathon that ran from Saturday...

Four months, four lives lost: Students, administration react to student deaths

"College is supposed to be such a special and flourishing time for students," said senior Amy Grundlegor, "but before anything, it’s supposed to be safe place to grow - and that’s obviously not the case this year."

Lake Osceola a changing, complex landmark

Each day, thousands of students walk past Lake Osceola on their way to class, yet few take the time to appreciate the diversity and...

Centennial Village to provide modern on-campus living for future freshmen

The freshmen towers will soon make way for a transformative new era of on-campus housing.

1,500 COVID-19 cases later, faculty and administration disagree over ‘successful’ fall...

According to the New York Times, University of Miami had the 46th most cases out of more than 1,900 schools they tracked. As UM has continued to promote the semester as a success, many faculty disagree.

Student residents settle in at off-campus hurricane shelter

Update, 2:05 p.m., Sept. 9, 2017: Students have begun settling into their temporary home at the university shelter in Southwest Dade. A Miami Hurricane reporter...