Though Coral Gables may fall prey to high living costs like all urban cities do, not everyone thinks it should lose its historical fingerprint.
Quaint or outdated? The renovations of historical Building 48 in the School of Architecture leaves many people ecstatic about its preservation, but others calling for big change.
“This is the first time the outdoor fields behind the Wellness Center will be completely renovated,” said executive director of the Herbert Wellness Center, Scott Levin.
In tune with University of Miami tradition, representatives from several student organizations competed Oct. 29 for a spot on the 2018 homecoming court during the annual King and Queen Pageant. Contestants participated in choreographed dances, performed themed homecoming skits and showed off their special talents, all with the hopes of being crowned a member of the homecoming court.
“We decided that we wanted to delay the village’s opening to ensure a high-quality living experience from day one,” Vice President Patricia Whitely said. “We didn’t want anything to detract from students’ ability to study.”
The first phase of the decade-long project to modernize all student housing on campus is expected to be complete in 2019. Students will be able to sign up to live in the village in the spring 2019 semester.
This week’s photo of the week come from contributing writer Kayla Haley and shows a simulation birth during a tour at the opening ceremony of the School of Nursing and Health Studies’ new Simulation Hospital.
The orange carpet rolled out, and the ribbon was cut. After two years of construction, the School of Nursing and Health Studies’ Simulation Hospital officially opened its doors. At five stories and 41,000 square feet, the state-of-the-art building is one of the largest and most advanced simulation hospitals of its kind in the world. University…
Update, 6:13 p.m., April 19, 2017: University of Miami student leaders were misinformed about the status of the U.S. 1 pedestrian overpass, according to Miami-Dade Transit (MDT) spokesperson Karla Damian. Construction on the project will be completed on schedule in late May or early June, and the bridge will be open to pedestrians when construction…