“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.
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.
“They are a corrupt class of politicians that do not care about the country or the people that perhaps once, voted for their party and put them in power… They do not deserve to be able to enjoy or spend in the USA, or any other country in the world.”
University officials say they have received inquiries from students in the affected countries and from others as well. However, they point out that the ban does not pertain to students with the proper student visas and documentation.
Coral Gables to begin enforcing ordinance restricting single-use plastic bags in May 2018.
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.”
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.
It’s been an issue debated for decades: the relationship between the United States and Israel. Now, a new student organization on campus is looking to foster understanding and leadership.
UM’s first female president will run for Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen’s Congressional seat on March 5. She made the official announcement on her website on March 7 after months of talk about a possible campaign.
Presidential elections historically have the highest voter turnout rates in the United States, but at the University of Miami, Get Out the Vote is ensuring that students on campus know it’s important to be civically engaged all the time. GOTV, a student organization focused on providing students with education, registration and involvement opportunities, has been…