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Number of religious non-believers increasing as some students change views on...

The number of non-believers throughout the United States is on the rise. At UM, students who grew up in organized religious households are now changing their beliefs.

UCatholic offers weekly, small group women’s bible study

"I joined because it's a safe space in which to talk about my faith," freshman Sofia Gecaj said. "I aim to make it a part of my week because it gives me time to reflect on my life and what is happening around me."

After using anti-Semitic slur, NBA’s Meyers Leonard seeks forgiveness at UM...

The former Heat player met with students and community members at an event hosted by UM's Hillel as part of his efforts to make amends for the use of an anti-Semitic slur.

Religious holidays share weekend

Campus was left quieter this weekend as students dispersed to observe Passover and celebrate Easter. For some, these holidays mean returning home to see their...

Hillel renovations to add resources

In early 2014, the Braman and Miller families joined forces in a philanthropic effort to transform the Jewish community at the University of Miami with...

Program pairing international students with host families looking to expand

Multiple student organizations, fellowships and ministries are joining to provide international students the chance to be matched with an American family for Easter in Miami.

‘American Idol’ finalist Bret Loewenstern takes stage at Hillel’s Open-Mic Night

Singers, songwriters and comedians stepped up to the mic at the Braman Miller Center for Jewish Life on Wednesday for Open-Mic Night on the...

Hillel welcomes its first female president

Before this semester, there had never been a female president or two presidents—now, Hillel has both.

Future Jewish student center breaks ground

  On the last day of Sukkot, the Jewish holiday lasting seven days that celebrates the harvest, members of the University of Miami community mingled with...

Father Phillip Tran becomes first full-time priest in UM’s history, hopes...

Every year, hundreds of University of Miami alumni visit the Coral Gables campus to reminisce on memories of a place they once called home....

UM students welcome the beginning of spring by throwing paint

An estimated 300 students attended UM's Holi festivities March 31. The event is a traditional Hindu festival celebrating the beginning of spring and good prevailing over evil.

Felicia Knaul challenges UM community to be vocal against injustice at...

Presidential Shabbats at UM started nearly 10 years ago with "Shabbat Shalala." Now, with a new first family at UM, the tradition continued with "Frenk Knaul Shabbat," where social issues such as injustice and inequality were topics of discussion.