Providing refuge from South Florida's sudden storm and intense heat, the 81,800-square-foot facility will feature two field-turf fields and will be located on the current practice grounds.
U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of Miami fifth among the nation's top-tier research universities that are graduating students with the least debt.
‘'We take this threat very seriously," UM President Julio Frenk said at the forum, noting that the University of Miami Zika Global Network is "collaborating locally, nationally, and internationally to deal with this global threat."
The University is hosting a discussion on the impacts of and the efforts to understand the Zika virus, and the migratory patterns of the mosquito that carries it at the Miller School of Medicine on Thursday, September 8.
With a range of new initiatives, resources, and programs, the University is weaving new patterns of engagement among all identities—ensuring that a true sense of belonging is firmly threaded into its fabric.
The final of seven Roadmap Town Hall meetings concluded on Friday with hundreds of faculty, staff, and students attending one or more of the seven forums aimed at advancing the Roadmap to Our New Century and fulfilling the University of Miami’s aspirations of becoming the hemispheric, excellent, relevant, and exemplary university by its 2025 centennial. “One […]
By Deserae del Campo UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (September 23, 2016)—What does it mean to be an “upstander?” According to Starbucks, upstanders make the kind of difference in their communities that the D’Eri family, who opened a car wash company that employs people with autism, is making in South Florida. Debuting this month, Starbucks […]
As Colombia votes on its historic agreement with FARC rebels, UM’s Elvira Maria Restrepo lays the foundation for societal reconciliation By Maya Bell UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (September 22, 2016) —Born just a few years after the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia launched its left-wing insurgency in 1964, Elvira Maria Restrepo has never known […]
UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (September 22, 2016)—Joe Natoli, who guided the University of Miami through a decade of growth with characteristic wisdom and humanity, will be stepping down early next year from his position as senior vice president for business and finance and chief financial officer. After assisting in the search for his successor, […]
Peruvian economy highlighted in annual Americas Conference, focusing on the future of Latin America. By Jessica M. Castillo UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (September 22, 2016)—In a visit to the University of Miami organized by the Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald last week, newly elected Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski discussed the need for […]
Faculty, staff, students and anyone else who wants to register for the November 8 presidential election will have the opportunity on Tuesday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m when Get Out The Vote brings National Voter Registration Day to the Lakeside Patio with Hurricane Productions, College Republicans, and College Democrats. If you need […]
Three professional staff members become certified CPR and first aid instructors. CORAL GABLES, Fla. (September 19, 2016) – When the Patti and Allan Herbert Wellness Center found itself in need of CPR and First Aid instructors, it took some creative brainstorming to find the appropriate solution: three Herbert Wellness Center professional staff members stepped up to the plate […]
To learn more about the changes to overtime regulations in the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) that take effect December 1, faculty and staff are invited to watch OVERTIME: It’s About Time, a video from the Department of Labor and to tune into a general information webcast. The Department of Labor announced earlier this year that is was […]
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (September 15, 2016) —The University of Miami officially kicked off its 2016 campaign for the United Way of Miami-Dade last week, with the goals of again raising more than $1 million, increasing faculty and staff participation and, as the U has done for nearly four decades, doing its part to improve the […]