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Black student leaders petition for Black Cultural Center on campus

A petition started by Black student leaders calling for a Black Culture Center on the University of Miami’s campus has been circulating among students. The petition has received more than 1,500 signatures as of March 24.

County commissioners approve bonds for campus construction, upgrades

The Miami-Dade County Board of Commissioners voted 10-0 Tuesday to adopt a resolution that approves the issuance of up to $764 million in revenue bonds...

All classes to move online for remainder of semester, housing to...

The University of Miami announced Tuesday morning that all classes will be conducted online for the remainder of the semester. Additionally, on-campus housing will partially close March 25, with limited exceptions for students who are unable to return home or cannot find housing off campus.

Former department chair, James M. Tien, named dean of College of...

The University of Miami has named distinguished researcher James M. Tien dean of the College of Engineering. Tien received his Ph.D. in systems engineering and...

CALENDAR

TODAY Applications to be a committee chair next year for Hurricane Productions are due to UC 209. Take a trip beyond the 21st century during Futuristic...

Senior hit by moving vehicle while walking toward campus

Marie Cushmore was walking back from filling a prescription at the CVS across from campus when a SUV struck her.

As English major shrinks, department rethinks outreach

The number of undergraduate English majors dropped from 294 to 214 between 2002 and 2012, a decrease of approximately 27 percent over 10 years....

New Miss UM to tackle childhood obesity

Melissa Marcus, sponsored by Zeta Tau Alpha, is the newly crowned Miss UM. She is now on her way to the Miss Florida pageant. "I...

IT survey aims to improve Internet-related issues

Student Government (SG) Campus Liaison Council sent out a survey two weeks ago that evaluated current technology options that are available to students. The student...

UM takes in students affected by Hurricane

The University of Miami is accommodating as many students displaced by Hurricane Katrina as it can, University President Donna E. Shalala announced Thursday through...

Time is right to invade Iraq

(U-WIRE) NORMAN, Okla. - Since the Persian Gulf War in 1991, Iraq has been the staple of evil for many politicians. Now that the United...

Temporary Rathskeller at UC charms students

A brightly colored, ornate sign with the Rathskeller’s signature logo welcomed students into a milieu of school spirit on Monday, when the restaurant’s temporary...