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Saturday, January 29, 2022

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...

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...

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...

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...

Safety fair sheds light on reality of distracted driving

UMPD and Miss UM helped educate the University of Miami’s student body about the importance of practicing safe driving at the safety fair Thursday afternoon on the...

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...

Crash claims student

Dino Ghilotti passed away from an automobile accident in May, a day after participating in commencement ceremonies. According to a report published in The Miami...

Woman robbed on San Amaro Drive Tuesday afternoon

A woman was robbed on San Amaro Drive along the Intramural Fields on Tuesday afternoon. A man approached the woman with friends when a man...

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...

UMPD releases annual security report

In 2012, there were 306 discipline cases for liquor law violations and 119 drug violations at the Coral Gables campus, meaning there are 17...

Safety Fair alerts campus of new texting ban

The University of Miami Police Department (UMPD) and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) co-hosted the third annual Safety Fair on Wednesday. “The fair has...

UM graduate dies in car crash early Sunday morning

The  University of Miami graduate Dino Ghilotti was killed in a tw0-car crash Sunday morning, according to the Coral Gables Police Department and a...