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Friday, July 23, 2021

Hurricane Irma Relief Day of Service provides UM community opportunity to...

  Nearly two weeks after Hurricane Irma barreled through South Florida, a high turnout of University of Miami students assisted in recovery efforts across Miami-Dade...

Photo of the Week: Day of Service

This week's photo of the week comes from contributing photographer Karen Sancen and features senior Kan Huang volunteering on the Hurricane Irma Relief...

Academic calendar adjustments are a merciful approach to a disruptive hurricane

Two weeks have passed since the fiercest storm in recent memory scraped through South Florida, leaving debris littered throughout the region and many Floridians...

“Houston, We Got U” established by UM students to aid those...

"That really, really touched me because this was a young man just trying to help," Rodriguez said. "On top of the danger that there...

At “Somos Una Voz” stars raise their voices for victims of...

As the drums beat louder and louder, signaling the countdown and the overwhelming crowd at Marlins Park hooted and hollered. This reaction was not...

Student-led efforts, local organizations offer opportunities to help in Hurricane Irma...

It's been over a week since Hurricane Irma ravaged through Florida and parts of the Caribbean leaving death and devastation in its path. As...

Gifford Arboretum grows despite setbacks

A Category 4 hurricane wasn't the only obstacle to plague the John C. Gifford Arboretum over the past year.

Back-to-back hurricanes ravage UM students’ home countries

For most University of Miami students who reside in the United States, the main concern in anticipation of Hurricane Irma was evacuate and safety...

Focus on resiliency, community strength after Irma

Working on post-hurricane coverage in the newsroom last week, I heard a staffer yell, “We should be out of rain by now,” as Miami’s...

Freshmen, prospective students reflect on Hurricane Irma

Many factors contribute to a student's decision of where to attend college, but natural disasters probably aren't among them. However, for freshmen at UM...

University announces date classes will resume, residential colleges to open Sept....

UPDATE, 7:40 p.m., Sept. 14, 2017: 24 hours after UM announced a slew of dates when classes will resume and changes to the fall semester's...

Finances, family obligations discourage commuters from evacuating

Hurricane Irma interrupted the lives of all UM students but especially commuters, who spent the days leading up to the storm preparing for the...