“It’s always such a good feeling to give my mom the biggest hug after not seeing her for a while”
The William R. Jones Outstanding Mentor Award is the highest award given by the McKnight Fellowship program. The award is handed out annually to one Florida professor to recognize their mentorship work with the McKnight Fellowship program, an organization that provides scholarships to African American and Hispanic students pursuing doctorate degrees in all fields of study.
A group of 15 students who participated in Gandhi Day were dispatched to help reclaim the landscape of Kendall Indian Hammocks park, an area of Miami that is facing environmental threats.
Varying viewpoints sprung up around UM’s campus last week after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced that House Democrats would move forward with an official impeachment inquiry against Trump.
On the third floor of the Richter library, visitors can take a tour of the campus, battle intergalactic warriors or explore coral reefs all through the power of virtual reality. Magic Leap, a spatial computing tech giant, partnered with the University of Miami to integrate virtual reality technology into campus life. The university now has over five Magic Leap virtual reality sets operating and open for visitor use.
This year’s conference will be hosted at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky, on Feb. 28 to March 1.
“People come back, and they’re dead tired, but you can just see and sense that they’re happy to spend their day giving back”