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Friday, January 28, 2022

UMPD, Coral Gables honor student for saving peer’s life

A UM student was walking along South Alhambra Circle when she suddenly was hit by a car in January this year. She suffered severe...

Canes Emergency Response Team holds simulation training session

The student-led Canes Emergency Response Team (CERT) played out what it might be like to respond to an explosion Sunday morning at Dooley Memorial...

UM graduate student Valerie Halstead honored by White House as 1...

The White House honored 10 students from around the country as “Champions of Change” Thursday for their work combating sexual violence on college campuses,...

Alexandra Martinez brings experience, ‘non-stop energy’ to UMPD

“You get to be a social worker, a psychologist, a counselor,” said UMPD Crime Prevention Officer Alexandra Martinez on the meaning of police work. “You get to be a superhero.”

Students reflect on Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting one year later

“How the baby boomers remembered the Vietnam protests of 1969, I’m certain that's how generations raised throughout the 2000s will remember Parkland.”

UM international studies professor charged with money laundering

Bruce Bagley, a professor at the University of Miami and resident corruption and organized crime expert, was charged with laundering about $2.5 million of Venezuelan money into his own personal American bank accounts and pocketing 10 percent, according to the U.S. State Attorney’s Office.

Traffic safety checkpoints to surround campus

A series of traffic safety checkpoints will be set up in the area surrounding the University of Miami campus Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This will...

Police-involved shooting near campus causes traffic delays

Update, Feb. 15:  The suspect has been identified as 21-year-old Richard Grissom-Rodgers. Rodgers was charged with aggravated assault of an officer, aggravated battery with a...

University of Miami students in Paris reported safe after terror attacks,...

All 10 of the University of Miami students studying abroad in Paris have been reported safe following the attacks, according to Vice President for...

‘The Hunting Ground’ addresses sexual assault on college campuses

The screening of a documentary film about how the issue of sexual assault is handled in college communities was followed by a discussion of...

UM students arrested in prostitution sting

Two University of Miami students, 23-year-old Acacia Friedman and 21-year-old Maury Noun, were arrested on March 29 in a prostitution sting by the Coral...

Suspect identified in BLM banner theft

The University of Miami Police Department (UMPD) has identified a University of Miami student as the man seen on video surveillance camera stealing a...