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UM’s newest dining option Daybreak receives positive feedback after first week

Daybreak was inspired by popular Tasty videos and designed to offer new dining options in a fun and creative way. All menu items are under $8 and can be paid for using the dining dollars provided in the university’s meal plans.

Class-action lawsuits against UM for spring tuition refund move forward

This lawsuit against the University of Miami is one of 30 class-action lawsuits filed against universities around the country, which include Drexel University, University of California-Berkeley and Boston University.

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.

Hug the Lake holds deeper meaning for UM community

It's been more than a decade since Hug the Lake started on the University of Miami's Coral Gables campus. Its meaning has grown since.

Salty Donut co-founder shares experiences as a businesswoman

During the event entitled, "From UM to Donut Empire Entrepreneur," founder Amanda Pizarro said she first got the idea for The Salty Donut in one of her marketing research classes in the business school.

Frost School of Music puts on Frost Music Fest ’21 concert...

This time last year vocal performance major Paige Brum lamented that a threatening virus had forced the campus to close, along with her chances...

Tik Tok video shows UM students partying in dorms

This screenshot from a Tik Tok video is one of multiple social media posts that have shown UM students partying in close confines.

UM plans for in-person 2021 commencement this spring

As administration prepares for an in-person commencement at the end of this spring, graduating seniors and attendees should expect changes from years prior.

Students raise concerns about housing changes for next year

“I was under the impression that I could live all four years on campus under the same price. Now, I get that they’re trying to make the living space more luxurious, I guess, but the pricing for this is not for everyone.”

In lieu of spring break, students get day off for first...

In an attempt to make up for the lack of spring break and other in-person functions this semester, the University of Miami hosted the first of two Wellness Wednesdays on March 3.

2020 Year in Review: UM community reflects on its challenges amid...

The University of Miami endured a tumultuous year of surprises and hurdles: from responding to the coronavirus pandemic to implementing new health practices, to adapting to society's new normal.