August 16, 2015 – Julio Frenk, a physician, former dean at Harvard University, and the former minister of health for Mexico, steps into his new role today as the sixth president of the University of Miami.
June 30, 2015 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music at the University of Miami announces the selection of Dr. David Ake as professor of musicology, and chair of the Department of Musicology beginning August 15, 2015.
June 02, 2015 – The 2015 edition of SCORE magazine was published in early May by the University of Miami Frost School of Music and mailed to active music alumni.
June 01, 2015 – The Frost School of Music at the University of Miami announces the selection of Dr. Robert M. Carnochan as professor of music, director of wind ensemble activities and conductor of the Frost Wind Ensemble beginning August 15, 2015.
May 08, 2015 – Jimmy Buffett receives honorary doctorate of music from University of Miami, and regales graduating students with tales from his life and why passion is key.
February 26, 2015 – Dr. Deborah Schwartz-Kates, associate professor and chair of the Department of Musicology, was awarded two prestigious grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities in support of her upcoming book on the film music of Alberto Ginastera.