1. Cyclists ‘Gear’ Up to Fight Cancer

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      Held over two days, the fourth DCC covered three counties and featured rides of different lengths. It concluded on Sunday, as hundreds of cyclists, cheered…

    2. Spinning for a Cause

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      More than 100 University of Miami students and employees participated in the Dolphins Cycling Challenge Spin-a-Thon, an event geared to raise funds for…

    3. Instrumental Outreach

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      Frost MusicReach programs are making a pivotal impression on underserved and disadvantaged youth by enriching their lives with music.

    4. UM Helps Mine Data for the Community’s Good

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      Co-sponsored by UM, Hack for Change: Miami was part of the National Day of Civic Hacking.

    5. Different Digs

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      A sustainable eco-tent designed and built by UM School of Architecture students now stands at Everglades National Park.

    6. A United Effort

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    7. Hurricanes Lend a Helping Hand

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    8. For a Higher Cause

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      JW Marriott Marquis Miami and Miami Children’s Initiative Partner to host “Over the Edge” fundraising event–Participating philanthropists to rappel…

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    9. Aid to Overtown

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      Miller School Students Help Overtown Get Back to School

    10. Mission to Guatemala

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      Members of international outreach group work on service projects.

    11. Coffee with a Cause

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      On Fridays the staff of the Coffee Beanery, one of the newest additions to the food and beverage outposts on the Miller School campus, don their khakis…

    12. Aid to Art

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      Art of all kinds was on display and up for sale during the annual Beaux Arts Festival, held January 7-8 on the grounds of the Lowe Art Museum. More than…

    13. Nurturing Hope for Haiti

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      Two years after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake devastated Haiti—killing more than 300,000 people and displacing 1.5 million—signs of progress can be found…

    14. DOCS Help Little Haiti

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      Hundreds of people, many who lined up as early as 5 a.m., turned out for the Miller School’s 17th annual Little Haiti Health Fair organized by the

    15. Cycling for a Cause

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      The second annual Dolphins Cycling Challenge fulfilled its mission of doubling the first year’s fundraising goal. At Sunday’s Dolphins game, the Miami…

    16. Ocean Kids

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      About 200 students from elementary schools in high-needs districts throughout Miami-Dade County learned about shark conservation, overfishing, and other…

    17. Heartfelt Walk

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      More than 10,000 participants gathered for the annual Miami-Dade Heart Walk, uniting to inspire change, create hope, and celebrate success on World Stroke…

    18. Civic-Minded Initiative

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      New UM Initiative Uses Academic Resources to Solve Real-World Problems

    19. Promoting Student Safety

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      On October 5 the WalkSafe program at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine promoted student safety…

    20. Impact and Inspiration

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      Students and other members of the UM community take part in the annual National Gandhi Day of Service.

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    21. A New Era Begins

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      UM ushers in a new era with dedication of its Life Science & Technology Park.

    22. Biotech Park Resource Fair

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      Clutching a collection of brochures filled with information on employment opportunities, Chandra Holland walked out of Saturday’s Overtown Community…

    23. Hands-on Experience

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      Students in Associate Professor Michelle Maldonado's Guatemala: Its Land, Culture, and Religion course spent a week in San Lucas Toliman, working on community…

    24. Shark Encounter

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      The Center for Latin American Studies has worked closely with the Miami Science Museum and UM’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science to…

    25. Agents of Change

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      A new master’s program at the School of Education prepares students for leadership roles in the not-for-profit…

    26. Count On Us

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      HOPE Public Interest Resource Center volunteers assist low-income residents prepare taxes for free.

    27. Healthy Living

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      Business School undergraduates bring lessons to Miami’s inner-city youths during Hyperion Service Day.

    28. Judgment Day

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      More than 70 University of Miami faculty, staff, and students served as judges at the Miami-Dade Science and Engineering Expo last month at the Miami Dade…

    29. Citizen Journalism

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      Cesarin L. Febles is an eighth-grade teacher in Santa Cruz del Seibo in the Dominican Republic, a town 130 miles east of the capital.

    30. Collegetown Discussion

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      Using the knowledge and acumen she often employed as the nation’s longest-serving secretary of health and human services, UM President Donna E. Shalala…

    31. Rebuilding Haiti

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      Rising from the rubble like harbingers of hope, projects and plans intended to aid in Haiti’s reconstruction have brought tangible signs of a quake-ravaged…

    32. Honoring Civil Rights

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      Stripped of its familiar University of Miami signage, the old Hurry ’Cane Shuttle had been parked for hours in the middle of the patio area known as…

    33. A Champion for Children

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      The Children’s Trust of Miami-Dade County recognized the University of Miami’s Linda Ray Intervention Center with the Excellence in School Readiness…

    34. Campus ‘Canstruction’

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      Teams of students and employees from the School of Architecture and other colleges competed in the Center…

    35. A Day of Service

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      More than 750 University of Miami students gave back to the local community on October 2.

    36. Music for Young Minds

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      Incorporating music into everyday learning activities, the Infant and Toddler Music Curriculum Project created by a Frost School faculty member is helping…

    37. Answering the Call to Serve

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      More than 250 University of Miami students traveled to different sites around Miami-Dade County recently to participate in Orientation Outreach.

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    38. Spreading Hope

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      From a small patch of weed-covered land at a historic Virginia Key beach to a dining hall where the homeless gather daily for hot meals, University of…

    39. ‘Mobile’-izing Clinic Support

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      UM's Pediatric Mobile Clinic provides primary health care services free of charge to children who urgently need and have limited or no access to health…

    40. Building Better Medical Care

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      his summer School of Architecture faculty members Jan Hochstim, Adam Krantz, and Ari Millas accompanied eight of…

    41. Exploring Local Architecture

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      Filled with curious high school students representing the next generation of architects, the bus rumbled along Aragon Avenue in Coral Gables one recent…

    42. Football Fights Malaria

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      The University of Miami women’s soccer team will partner with the Malaika for Life charity to raise funds to battle malaria in Africa.

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    43. Opening a Door to Hope

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      Wexford Science+Technology, a real estate investment and development company, and the Urban Research Park recently presented Camillus House with a $100,000…

    44. Investing in Youth

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      Wexford Science and Technology, LLC, a privately held real estate investment and development company, and the Urban Research Park CDE, LLC recently presented…

    45. A Boost for ADE

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      Wexford Science & Technology, LLC, a privately held real estate investment and development company, and the Urban Research Park CDE, LLC recently presented…

    46. Covering the Village West

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      A hyper-local community news site produced by students in the University of Miami’s School of Communication has become…

    47. Volunteering to Help

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      More than 60 students volunteered to help Haitian nationals apply for Temporary Protected Status, a government program that protects qualified immigrants…

    48. Preparing Young People

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      A successful health care youth mentorship program that taps into educational strengths at the University’s Coral Gables and Miller School campuses continues…