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Richter Library evacuated in response to bomb threat

The University of Miami's Richter Library was reopened Thursday afternoon after having been evacuated that morning as police responded to a possible bomb threat. "There...

BREAKING: Student dies at Red Road Commons

Update, 5:12 p.m., March 30, 2017: The University of Miami Division of Student Affairs confirmed the identity of the student who died as Nicolas de...

Construction of US 1 pedestrian overpass begins, utilities relocated

Eight years after it was approved by the Miami-Dade County Commission and five months after a ceremonial groundbreaking in April, a pedestrian overpass over...

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."

Three important tips for personal safety during a shooting

With the recent mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon in mind, Scott Burnotes, director of the Office of Emergency Management of...

Recent muggings put campus safety in question

Campus was bustling mid-afternoon on Jan. 28 when a student was mugged in broad daylight near her University Village apartment. Senior Michelle Waltenburg was walking...

Students reflect on peak of hurricane season

“I’m really not prepared,” said Katerina Beini, a freshman business management major.

Man arrested after grabbing University of Miami student

A 49-year-old man was arrested and charged with one count of battery on Thanksgiving after allegedly following and grabbing a female student's buttocks in...

Funds approved for San Amaro Drive safety project

Two months after a University of Miami student was hit by a car while crossing San Amaro Drive, the school has approved funding for...

Crime rate decreases due to UMPD efforts

In its 45 years of service, the University of Miami Police Department (UMPD) has reached its lowest amount of annual crimes at 179, compared...

Families awarded damages after death of students Ying Chen, Hao Liu

On Tuesday a jury awarded $8.6 million in damages to the families of two international students from China who were attending UM when they...

Annual report documents campus crime and safety trends

The University of Miami released its annual crime and fire safety report on Thursday. It documented a decline in liquor and drug law violations...