Academic Events

  1. UM Faculty Exhibition Lise Drost - Runs through June 1, 2014

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    April 12, 2014
    Lowe Art Museum

    “I always worked in “mixed media” out of necessity as a kid, combining crayons, watercolors, house paints, markers, and whatever else I could get my hands on. In college, I opted for a more classical education as a printmaker with the idea that it would be a good use of my school years. My current work combines drawing, painting, printing, and collage work.”

    Also On View:
    April 12 - May 4, 2014
    Annual Juried Student Competition Exhibition

    May 8 - June 1, 2014…

  2. Frost Salsa Orchestra Celebrates Music of the Americas

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    April 24, 2014
    Gusman Concert Hall

    SVET STOYANOV, percussion
    LUIS SERRANO, vocals

    UM Frost Salsa Orchestra’s annual spring concert celebrates the Music of the Americas in jazz and salsa traditions with well loved songs such as “Alma Llanera” (considered by many to be Venezuela’s second national anthem), “El Día Que Me Quieras” (made famous by Argentinian tango singer Carlos Gardel), and a number of famed rancheras from Mexico such as “Cielito Lindo” and “La Negra…

  3. Conference on Fragile X Medical Issues for the Growing Child

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    April 25, 2014
    Lois Pope LIFE Center

    Fragile X Medical Issues for the Growing Child Conference will focus on furthering the understanding of the developmental trajectory, from adolescence into young adulthood, of individuals with Fragile X Syndrome (FXS), a genetic condition that causes a range of developmental problems, including learning disabilities and cognitive impairment.

    Marcia Braden, a noted licensed psychologist with a clinical practice specializing in children and adolescents, will present basic information regarding…

  4. Council on Contemporary Families Annual Conference

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    April 25, 2014
    Newman Alumni Center

    Technology undoubtedly influences how families work together and communicate with each other, as well as their overall everyday experiences. To further explore this dynamic, the Council on Contemporary Families will host its 17th annual conference, titled “Families as They Really Are: How Digital Technologies are Changing the Way Families Live and Love,” April 25 – 26, 2014 at the University of Miami’s Newman Alumni Center.

    “Digital technologies are transforming the ways we think…

  5. Distinguished Speaker, Dr. Ruth David

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    April 28, 2014
    McArthur Engineering Building

    Ruth David, president and chief executive officer of Analytic Services, Inc. and former deputy director for science and technology at the Central Intelligence Agency, will present “Building Resilient Socio-Technical Systems” on Monday, April 28, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the McArthur Engineering Annex, Room MEA202, Coral Gables campus. David will discuss the theory of resilience and the development of more resilient socio-technical systems, with particular emphasis on security-related…

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