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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.”

School of Education and Human Development celebrates newly-tenured professor

Eltouzkhy expressed gratitude at achieving tenure, a key career milestone for most academics. Being a member of a unique team of faculty and students working on improving people's education, psychological and physical wellbeing is the most rewarding part of his career.

Dean Shepherd to leave lasting legacy at School of Communication

“As a result of the kind and compassionate tone he has set as a leader, the School of Communication is one of the most collegial and truly interdisciplinary places I’ve ever worked”

Women’s History Month highlight: Congresswoman Donna Shalala

“I was often the only woman in the room,” Rep. Donna Shalala (D-Florida) said when reflecting on her storied career as an academic, government official and prominent female figure.

New business class redefines what it means to be an entrepreneur

“Individual students and student teams are creating their own chapters in their own textbooks, and then they have to share their learnings with each other,” Quelch said. “That makes for a much more powerful learning environment.”

Peace Corps serves as stepping stone for professional development

“The University of Miami has an extremely diverse and talented student body, and many students are committed to service and the betterment of the world around them”