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Study kicks and weekend trips: Students spend Thanksgiving away from home

This year’s much-anticipated Thanksgiving break has finally arrived, giving students a full week to visit their families and unwind before returning to take final...

UM lecturer and US memory champion Nelson Dellis attempts to break...

Nelson Dellis will attempt to break two Guinness World Records in short-term memory at 3 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 13 at the UC pool on UM's Coral Gables campus. The first record is for fastest time to memorize the order of a deck of cards, while the second is for most playing cards memorized underwater in a single breath.

Doctors in Italy: UM graduate finds opportunity of a lifetime, accidentally

The University of Miami offers dozens of study abroad programs for undergraduates, but for one UM biomedical sciences graduate, it took four years and...

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.

‘Pancakes, a duffel bag and a dream’: Tulane student business stops...

At the start of the fall 2021 semester, SexyCakes was running smoothly and set up to open for a successful third year of operations, when, on opening night, Hurricane Ida hit.

Frost student receives national recognition from Ecuadorian government

"Fabian has a natural instinct for conducting, and he’s very musical, which means when he waves his arms around, you can feel the music coming out of him.”

Everett Price, longtime director of the Rat, retires after 26 years

Everett Price, the lifelong ‘Cane responsible for introducing the popular gliders now common around campus, is retiring as director of the Rathskeller after 26 years in the position.

Comedian Jeff Garlin reflects on his brief time as a ‘Cane

If you pull up a list of University of Miami’s most famous alumni, it doesn’t take long to find Jeff Garlin’s name. The producer, actor, writer and comedian is best known for playing the curmudgeonly father on the ABC’s “The Goldbergs” and co-starring in HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm.”

UM junior breaks gender, race barriers in student government

Three years ago, Abigail Adeleke joined student government as part of an inside joke amongst her closest friends. On April 7, she will officially take office as the first black student government president since 2015 as part of the University of Miami’s first all-female executive branch.

‘American Dream’ dean Anthony Varona heads UM Law School

“This was the very first nomination that I received where I felt viscerally that I had to pursue the opportunity, one that taps all of my experience and skills.”

Homecoming king and queen reflect on win

Homecoming King and Queen Mike Huzior and Chelsea Lovell celebrated their victory in the 2019 Homecoming Court.

Veteran student discusses his journey of service

In the aftermath of 9/11, Belliard knew he was going to enlist in the military before he even graduated high school. “I had my mom sign off on the delayed entry program, which meant that as soon as I graduated I was going to join the forces.”