The former U.S. secretary of state urges UM students to join the “participation generation,” and get involved.
UM’s third Lunar New Year Celebration featured musical and dance performances, Kung Fu and Tai Chi demonstrations, food, and face painting.
Under clear skies and with temperatures in the 60s, the festival featured more than 230 fine art juried exhibitors showcasing works in 10 media, from oil and acrylics to ceramics, photography, sculpture, and watercolor.
UM marine researcher studies the curious and mysterious tiger shark, which resides at the top of the food chain.
University of Miami physicist and his collaborators discover a mathematical law that explains a variety of human confrontations.
By Maya Bell UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 20, 2014) — Both women joined the fledgling Peace Corps in the 1960s, just two years apart, one serving in Iran, the other in Sierra Leone. Over the next half century, the first would shatter glass ceilings, and serve a U.S. president. The second would work […]
By Sarah Block Special to UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 28, 2014)—Faculty member Maggie Steber, an award-winning photojournalist who has spent 25 years photographing Haiti, wants people to know the riches of the western hemisphere’s poorest nation. “A lot of people think of Haiti as just another little country that is very poor, and […]
From UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 25, 2014) — The University of Miami Health System has announced plans for a 200,000-square-foot ambulatory center on the University’s Coral Gables campus that will provide students, faculty, staff, and surrounding communities easy access to UHealth’s leading physicians. The UHealth at Coral Gables facility will deliver premier services […]
By Robert C. Jones Jr. UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 25, 2014) – It’s the University of Miami’s version of Muscle Beach—the world’s most famous outdoor gym—but without the exorbitant membership fees. Featuring equipment for every major muscle group, UM’s outdoor UMove Fitness Circuit opened last month behind the University’s Herbert Wellness Center near […]
By Renee Reneau UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 24, 2014) — Looking over the beautiful waters of Biscayne Bay at the Miami skyline, 75 student delegates from across the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) reflected on their opportunity to learn, explore, and effect social change in their schools and communities. “The Next Generation of Social Change,” this […]
Special to UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 13, 2014) School of Law Immigration Clinic students Ian Shaw, Lindsay Adkin, and Ross Militello petitioned for and won the release of a Haitian woman who had been held in immigration detention for more than a year. In granting the students’ petition, U.S. District Court Judge Cecilia […]
By Sarah Block Special to UM News CORAL GABLES, Fla. (February 7, 2014) — Raymond Bellamy clutched the iron arrow in front of his chest as he marched ramrod-straight across the University of Miami campus in the 1970s, leading the induction ceremony for the Iron Arrow Honor Society. One of the first African-Americans to be a part […]