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Friday, September 17, 2021

Shalala cites students as motivation behind Congressional run: ‘It’s time for...

Running for a Congressional seat is an idea that's been brewing in Donna Shalala's mind for a while. Now, she said she's ready to "hit the ground running."

President Frenk meets with Cuban-American community

University of Miami President Julio Frenk met today with 17 leaders of the local Cuban-American community to discuss the future of the Institute for...

UM student from Nevada offers her take on caucus results

UM’s only student from Nevada shared her views on the results and commented on the race at large in the wake of Sanders' commanding win.

Michelle Obama speaks on campus, encourages audience to vote

“As a citizen, wouldn’t you want to be absolutely positive that those elected officials are looking out for all of us and not just a small percent?” Obama said.

UM Prepares for the Florida Democratic primary

On March 17, election season will officially arrive here in Florida, and students at the University of Miami are preparing themselves to take part in the democratic process. With the Florida Democratic primary only a month away, some Canes have already made up their minds while others have not.

Former UM administrator elected South Miami mayor

Sally Philips, former chair of South Miami’s Planning Board, handily defeated her opponents to become South Miami’s next mayor.

Get Out The Vote seeks to mobilize student voters

"I feel like a lot of people don’t realize that their decision to vote or not to vote affects other people more than just themselves”

Services honoring ‘American hero’ John McCain to conclude Sunday

McCain's achievements continue to be remembered, even by those too young to vote in the 2008 elections. Micaela Stoner, president of the UM College Republicans, said McCain's presidential campaign was the first she was old enough to follow, and said she rooted for him to win.

After Trump poster defaced on campus, Frenk decries vandals’ actions

A Trump poster was hung on campus and promptly defaced. The poster being defaced was met with mixed reactions from students across campus. One vandal was tracked down by the University of Miami Police Department and the actions have been publicly denounced by Julio Frenk.

Canes gather to watch midterm election results

The tension in the room was almost palpable, and caused several students to stress-eat as they watched the election unfold on the TV screens.

Biden praises Frenk, calls on students to change “cultural norms” at...

Joe Biden visited the University of Miami in support of the It's On Us social movement created in 2014 to end sexual violence against both men and women on college campuses.

Live Election Day coverage

Polls were open across Florida from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 6. Voters showed up to cast their ballots and make their voices...