Posted on 04 October 2013
UM student-athletes recorded the best academic semester in program history, posting a 3.01 GPA for the 2013 spring term.
University of Miami student-athletes not only excelled in competition during the 2013 spring semester but also shined in the classroom, posting a 3.01 semester and 2.98 cumulative grade point averages—the highest marks in the athletic department’s history. Read the full story
Posted on 26 September 2013
Known as an exceptional teacher on the court, head coach Jim Larrañaga has been appointed a faculty member in UM’s School of Education and Human Development.
Head coach Jim Larrañaga, who guided the Miami Hurricanes men’s basketball team to the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference regular season and tournament championships, will now be able to impart his wisdom to more students at the University of Miami.
Larrañaga is now a member of UM’s faculty. Appointed adjunct assistant professor of kinesiology and sport sciences, he will be a guest lecturer at different classes in UM’s School of Education and Human Development throughout the semester. Read the full story