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FindMyClass app guides users to class

Getting lost on campus may now be a thing of the past. FindMyClass, a campus navigation app, added the University of Miami to its...

Why students remained home during remote period

While many students returned to UM during the remote instruction period, others opted to remain at home for online classes.
McDonald Tower, part of Hecht Residential College is pictured midday on July 10.

4 students in Hecht test positive for Covid-19, 2 residential floors...

The University of Miami confirmed four positive cases of Covid-19 in the Hecht freshman dorms in an email message to students and staff on Friday, Aug. 21, the first message of its kind following students' return to campus for the fall semester.

When the party’s over: Locals disgruntled by weeks of spring break...

“It looked like a rock concert. You couldn’t see the pavement, and you couldn’t see grass."

Architecture class contributes to Underline plan

While Friends of the Underline plan the transformation of 10 miles’ worth of land under Miami’s Metrorail, a University of Miami architecture class is...

UM welcomes new LGBTQ+ Student Center director Gisela Vega

Gisela Vega, a passionate leader in the LGBTQ+ community of South Florida, joins the UM staff as the new director of the LGBTQ+ Student Center.

Canes Consent advocates sexual assault awareness despite lacking donations

Just two UM organizations contributed donations to Canes Consent, an event hosted on campus every semester by Katharine Westaway and her class, Sex and Sexuality,...

Spec’s closes down after more than 60 years

After serving its customers for more than 60 years, Spec’s Records & Tapes – one of the few record stores left in South Florida...

Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen named Distinguished Presidential Fellow at UM

The class, called Congress and American Foreign Policy, will be the first in a series of classes taught by Ros-Lehtinen and offer students a unique opportunity to hear about Congress from an insider’s perspective.

USpeak features new professor Chantel Acevedo

The first event of the 2015-16 USpeak Flash Fiction & Poetry Performance Series took place on Monday evening at Books & Books in downtown...

Senior Landon Coles: ‘Not a moment, a movement’

Student government president, Landon Coles, is on mission to leave a lasting legacy of service, inspiration and style.

Hurricanes on Ice: Figure skating in the 305

Despite Miami’s sweltering weather and sunny skies, Hurricanes on Ice: UM Figure Skating Club (UMFSC) gives UM students a chance to hit the ice...