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Friday, May 20, 2022

Following Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting, focus turns to school safety locally...

It's been almost a week since the deadliest school shooting in Florida's history occurred last week, leaving 17 dead and more than a dozen injured. Now, there's a renewed focus on safety, locally and nationwide, and unlike in other mass shootings, the conversation has been sustained by student-led efforts.

Coral Gables Police houses military-grade weapons

Recent events in Ferguson, Missouri put the issue of police militarization under the national spotlight. The shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, an unarmed black...

BikeSafe program’s week of bicycling emphasizes greener methods of traveling

In an effort to transform South Florida into an eco-friendly hub that promotes greener transportation methods, the University of Miami BikeSafe program is teaming...

Wellness Center evacuated after suspicious device found

Students were evacuated from the Patti and Allan Herbert Wellness Center Friday night as a precaution after a suspicious device was found inside the...

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...

Dr. Jim Larson presents studies on ‘aggressive youth’ at conference on...

Students inclined to proactive aggression, as opposed to students inclined to reactive aggression, often see little reason to change their ways due to this...

Pedestrian safety measures taken in Pinecrest

Nearly a month ago, a traffic signal was installed at the intersection in Pinecrest Village where a car fatally struck two doctoral students from...

Senior sparring champion helps peers practice self defense

Forty students kicked, stomped and twisted their way out of troublesome situations Monday night. The defensive reactions were part of a self-defense course. The course...

Freshman arrested with stock of marijuana, suspected cocaine, illegal pharmaceuticals

Haralambos “Bobby” Spiro Geroulanos, a freshman from New York, was arrested Feb. 23 for possession of cocaine, marijuana and prescription pills he intended to...

2015-16 Campus Safety Report shows rise in reported dating violence, drop...

Liquor and drug law violations and arrests both declined from 2013 to 2014 at the University of Miami's Coral Gables campus, according to the annual...

Sexual assault survivor speaks out

Angela Cameron went to a party with a friend on a Friday night in early April. He offered to let her stay over his...

Some UM affiliates from New Jersey and New York avoid worst...

“As the videos began to come in from social media, I felt PTSD from Hurricane Sandy,” said Isaiah Moore, a freshman at UM. “When hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey, it was bad for my area and we lost power for almost two weeks with no food to last.”