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Friday, September 17, 2021

Professor Q&A: Why do we have an Electoral College?

In the wake of the election, The Hurricane sat down with Max Fraser, an associate history professor at UM, to discuss the history of the electoral college and its potential future.

Florida 2020 Recap: Former UM President Donna Shalala loses House seat

Democrats in Florida lost big on Election Day, with the state moving firmly to the right in elections for president and Congress, including an unexpected unseating of South Florida Reps. Donna Shalala (D-27) and Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D-26).

UM professors discuss claims of voter fraud

“There is no credible evidence of voter fraud. Period.”

Stoneman Douglas alumnae at UM feel the shock of grieving an...

UM students and MSD alumni reflect, amid grief and anger, on their alma mater and the resilience of their community after one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history.

Debate watch party to be hosted on Foote Green

Months of planning from the different organizations working together, such as the College Republicans, UDems, and Get Out the Vote, were required to make the event possible. These months of preparation will be put to the test on Tuesday, where students will have to follow guidelines to ensure the success of the event.

Las Vegas massacre hits close to home for some students

At least 58 people were killed and 515 injured in the deadliest mass shooting in recent U.S. history Oct. 1 in Las Vegas. At...

Election 2020: How U voted

We’re taking the pulse of the campus to share your thoughts and experiences about voting in what has been called one of the most contentious and pivotal presidential elections in U.S. political history.

UM community reacts to State of the Union address

"Personally, I was surprised to hear the bipartisan undertones of the president’s remarks," said, Kinnon McGrath, president of the UM College Democrats.

Thousands attend Miami’s March For Our Lives spearheaded by UM students

The City of Miami Beach was host to one of the more than 840 organized March For Our Lives events around the world advocating for gun control.

UM graduate student Valerie Halstead honored by White House as 1...

The White House honored 10 students from around the country as “Champions of Change” Thursday for their work combating sexual violence on college campuses,...

Students watch Harris, Pence in their first and only debate

In the wake of last week’s debate riddled with interruptions and sidebars, students were interested to see how each vice presidential candidate would handle themselves on the debate stage.

Students reflect on Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting one year later

“How the baby boomers remembered the Vietnam protests of 1969, I’m certain that's how generations raised throughout the 2000s will remember Parkland.”