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Alumnus bikes to raise Tourette syndrome awareness

University of Miami alumnus Kyle Kryak raised awareness for Tourette syndrome (TS), which he was diagnosed with as a child, by completing a 2,695-mile solo...

Alumna named University of Washington president

On her second official day in office as the interim president of the University of Washington in Seattle, Ana Mari Cauce spoke with The...

Biology professor chases squirrels in the name of research

Biology professor Thaddeus McRae has made a career out of chasing squirrels. For his research, he uses kick balls, model airplanes and remote control cats to...

Man behind Sebastian mascot represents ‘U’ spirit

Rumors say Sebastian the Ibis was arrested once. “I was detained, not arrested,” chuckled John Routh, executive director of the Hall of Fame and former...

Coconut shake stand brings Venezuelan flavor to campus

The promise of the American Dream and Miami as hub for diversity make the University of Miami an ideal business climate for Alonso Marquez...

Israeli veteran, student honored for saving peer’s life

Niv Ron was driving across Ponce de Leon Boulevard on Jan. 22 when he noticed a young woman on the sidewalk to his left....

Waterbird research inspires professor to travel worldwide

Kevin McCracken, an associate professor in the biology department at the University of Miami, has seen his share of picturesque sights, from Alaska’s Northern...

Senior awarded screenwriting fellowship

Megan Rico, a senior motion pictures major, was awarded the Writers Guild Initiative's 2015 Michael Collyer Fellowship in Screenwriting, which recognizes a student who...

Sophomore expands arts scene on campus

A freshman’s first class can feel thrilling, but for Tyler Felts, a screenwriting and theatre arts major, his first motion pictures production class felt...

Conductor drums up energy for Band of the Hour

For senior Julia Klingner, being a part of the University of Miami's Band of the Hour is more than a commitment to performing during sports games....

Senior Amy Halpern makes most of on-campus leadership positions

Before graduating in May, senior student leader Amy Halpern will leave her final mark on the University of Miami. A business law and marketing major,...

Author, UM alumna Ann Levine to demystify law school admission process

Author, law school admissions expert and University of Miami alumna Ann Levine will return to campus Wednesday. Levine, who founded Law School Expert, a law...