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Senate resolution supports Florida proposal

On Wednesday, Student Government Senate passed a resolution to gain the University of Miami's public support for the Florida Competitive Workforce Act. The act is...

UPDATED: University of Miami launches website with LGBT resources

UPDATE, 2:25 p.m., Sept. 3, 2015: This story originally stated that the university's LGBT website was launched following a letter to President Julio Frenk...

Faculty, staff create LGBTQ network to provide mentoring, community

The student organization SpectrUM provides students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer a safe space. Faculty and staff are also creating a similar...

Gallery: UPride DragOut 2015

UPride held its annual drag show, “DRAGOUT,” at the Rathskeller Thursday night. Students joined professional drag stars onstage during the event.

LGBTQ-ally program creates mentorship opportunities for community

Former UM student Jacob Rudolph said being matched with someone who understood what he was going through was one of the best experiences of...

Pride Week draws attention to underrepresented identities

Students in the LGBT community had cause to celebrate during this year’s Pride Awareness Week. Since 2016, the University of Miami has created gender-neutral...

School honors LGBT graduating seniors

The University of Miami will be hosting the first Lavender Celebration, a graduation celebration for LGBT seniors, on May 6 in the Newman Alumni...

Gender-neutral, all-inclusive bathrooms now available at multiple locations

The University of Miami has taken a step toward accommodating LGBT students by installing both gender-neutral bathrooms and all-inclusive bathrooms around its Coral Gables...

Bryan’s Cafe allows for discussion identity, appropriation, intersectionality

Gender identity, cultural appropriation and intersectionality were discussed in the context of modern culture Monday night as part of the debate team’s second-ever Bryan’s...

Gay senior reflects on finding community in unexpected place: Greek Life

"My brothers have always had my back," Alexander said of his time in a fraternity.

UM welcomes new LGBTQ+ Student Center director Gisela Vega

Gisela Vega, a passionate leader in the LGBTQ+ community of South Florida, joins the UM staff as the new director of the LGBTQ+ Student Center.

SpectrUM becomes UPride, raises red flag

After almost a decade, UM’s LGBTQ student organization, formerly known as SpectrUM, changed its name to UPride. This decision was met with mixed response...