September 12, 2014 – UM students and others signed a banner, donated items for homeless veterans and held a vigil to remember those lost on 9/11.
September 11, 2014 – UM President Donna E. Shalala and UM Trustee Carlos Gutierrez named to advisory committee of the national program.
September 10, 2014 – In a new study, researchers analyze sediment records to reveal the Indian Ocean region’s tsunami potential.
September 09, 2014 – For the sixth year in a row, UM is ranked in the top 50 in U.S. News' "Best Colleges" issue.
September 08, 2014 – UM President Donna E. Shalala announces she will step down next year.
September 08, 2014 – The popular courtyard is named ‘Hilarie Bass Bricks’ for the superstar lawyer, community leader, and loyal ‘Cane.
September 08, 2014 – UM hosted CPR Day on September 6, providing free instruction to people on the lifesaving technique.
September 04, 2014 – Researchers developed a model that tries to show how people reach consensus within social networks.
September 03, 2014 – The research is focused on the collaborative nest building behavior of weaver birds.
September 02, 2014 – Researchers note that alternatives to cigarette smoking may still pose a risk to humans due to over-use.
August 29, 2014 – Engineering students take a ‘magical and mind-boggling’ ride on NASA’s weightless wonder.
August 27, 2014 – The prestigious Stamps Scholarships are made possible through the generosity of the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation.
August 26, 2014 – About 1,000 UM freshmen and other students assembled on the Foote Green to form a giant U.
August 25, 2014 – Speaking to UM law students, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy challenged them to become “trustees” of the legal profession.
August 25, 2014 – The exhibit, which uses components from a Pegasus supercomputer, is on display at Gables One Tower.
August 19, 2014 – The eighth annual CGI U event will take place in March 2015.
August 15, 2014 – Scientists find that species threatened with extinction are targeted for trophy fishing records
August 11, 2014 – Student game developers win award for raising awareness to sickle cell disease.
August 04, 2014 – Exhibition of Artistic Visualizations Presents Big Data in Exciting New Ways
August 01, 2014 – A UM physicist is part of a multidisciplinary team that explored cultural migration through big data visualization.
July 31, 2014 – The RoboCanes soccer team takes second place in the 2014 World RoboCup Tournament in Brazil.
July 30, 2014 – Designed by UM School of Architecture students, a new two-story group home for residents with severe cases of cerebral palsy would be a significant upgrade over their current facility.
July 25, 2014 – UM’s first Bachelor of Science in Public Health graduating class learned how to help a community heal.
July 23, 2014 – New UM study measures the survival rates of 12 shark species.
July 23, 2014 – UM Anthropology Students help Frost Museum of Science catalog and date items from South and Central America.
July 22, 2014 – A small army of medical personnel with the Miami Transplant Institute performed the first successful three-way paired kidney exchange in the state.
July 18, 2014 – A mural commissioned by the School of Architecture and the Dominican American National Foundation transforms a bustling city corner of Miami.
July 16, 2014 – UM researchers are examining which building span designs and materials are the most eco-friendly.
July 14, 2014 – UM researchers explore how conciliatory gestures promote human forgiveness.
July 11, 2014 – More than half of study subjects stopped smoking by end of four-week program.
July 09, 2014 – Study compares bioerosion on deeper reef systems to better understand structural sustainability.
July 08, 2014 – In a visit to the University of Miami campus as part of a college-bound enrichment program for ninth graders, Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen told the youngsters to “never stop learning.”
July 07, 2014 – Created by UM-NSU CARD, the new tool helps people with autism interact with police, EMTs, and others.
July 02, 2014 – As part of a StoryCorps project, UM alum Jack Diamond shared his story about the war and surviving a German POW camp.
July 02, 2014 – UM School of Law’s clinic has a unit of veterans helping veterans with free legal advice for urgent legal needs.
July 01, 2014 – A UM study shows that people living in west Miami-Dade walk less and face greater risks for obesity.
June 30, 2014 – UM fitness trainer offers some tips on how to handle the heat and stay fit this summer.
June 30, 2014 – UM researchers are exploring the use and behavior of nanoparticles to deliver molecules to target cells.
June 27, 2014 – People are more open to buying something if the object is considered attractive to them, UM study shows.
June 25, 2014 – Symposium features leading global economist discussing the region's economic future.
June 24, 2014 – UM President Donna E. Shalala says everyone needs to step up and address climate change and its impacts.
June 23, 2014 – Jacob Rudolph is the first UM student to receive the higher education scholarship for LGBTQ students.
June 20, 2014 – Medical and nursing students learn a lot about teamwork from a string quartet.
June 19, 2014 – The 2014-2015 season promises a varied mix of performances that begin September 24.
June 16, 2014 – New Haiti Legacy Project preserves and passes on Haiti’s endangered history.
June 11, 2014 – UM scientists determine that crude from the Gulf oil spill impairs juvenile mahi-mahi fish.
June 09, 2014 – Miami Law student Nejla Calvo receives prestigious Ella Baker Internship this summer.
June 09, 2014 – The Howard Hughes Medical Institute grant will be used to improve how science is taught.
June 06, 2014 – Students from countries as far away as Colombia, Spain, and Sweden accepted newly minted degrees at the University of Miami Global Academy’s fourth high school graduation.
June 04, 2014 – Rosenstiel researchers are rushing to save corals and other creatures that could be destroyed when the Port of Miami channel is dredged.
June 04, 2014 – The Howard Hughes Medical Institute awards the University of Miami $1.5 million to improve science education.
June 03, 2014 – Jill Deupi, who serves as director of University Museums at Fairfield, is the new director of the Lowe Art Museum.
May 30, 2014 – A new art collection at the Toppel Career Center offers opportunities for reflection, motivation and creativity.
May 28, 2014 – The University this week received the “StormReady” designation from the National Weather Service.
May 24, 2014 – UM’s Center for Hemispheric Policy hosted a group of leading experts on Latin America for a discussion on the economic and political challenges facing the region.
May 22, 2014 – The Pap Corps, Champions for Cancer Research has presented its largest gift ever - $4.5 million - to the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.
May 16, 2014 – The School of Architecture hosts a charrette to transform Haiti’s north coast into a less earthquake-prone population center.
May 15, 2014 – The annual Master of Fine Arts Candidates Exhibition 2014 is on display at the Lowe Art Museum through June 1.
May 14, 2014 – UM physicist and collaborators provide new insight into thermoelectric materials that may boost green technologies.
May 11, 2014 – More than 3,500 graduates and undergraduates received their University of Miami diplomas this week during six commencement ceremonies at the BankUnited Center.
May 09, 2014 – At three undergraduate degree ceremonies held in the BankUnited Center, UM’s newest alumni accepted newly minted degrees while reflecting on some of the projects they embarked upon as students to help change the world.
May 08, 2014 – The graduate degree commencement ceremony was the first of six graduation exercises to be held at the BankUnited Center between Thursday and Saturday.
May 08, 2014 – The ceremony marks the achievements of black UM students and honors the transition to life beyond graduation.
May 07, 2014 – Miller School of Medicine researchers are developing strategies to use the body’s own cells to fight cancer, diabetes, and other problems.
May 06, 2014 – With robots that play soccer and lead group exercise classes, advances in telemedicine, and aerial drones that can map cities, UM showed off some of its technological wonders at the eMerge Americas Techweek Expo and Summit.
May 05, 2014 – UM researchers discover a “simple and elegant mechanism” that regulates relationships between insects and bacteria.
May 05, 2014 – RSMAS researchers examined how coral and fish larvae are interconnected on Caribbean reefs.
May 02, 2014 – Arianne Alcorta wants a career in journalism to give voice to the voiceless.
May 02, 2014 – Graduate Tiffany Ford is focusing on a career in the public heath care sector.
May 02, 2014 – Travis Montaque is the CEO of Splyst, a platform for discovery and information matching on the web.
May 02, 2014 – Katie Crosley receives the first doctorate degree from Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy.
May 01, 2014 – Holocaust Survivors Support Internship Program culminates in annual Legacy Luncheon
April 29, 2014 – About 100 student films will debut at the 17th annual ’Canes Film Festival this weekend.
April 28, 2014 – Over 3,500 Students to Graduate in 6 Ceremonies
April 23, 2014 – Becomes the first academic medical center in the world to use the new da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System
April 22, 2014 – Dozens of University of Miami students, staff and faculty turned out at Lake Osceola Tuesday afternoon for the annual “Hug the Lake” event to mark…
April 21, 2014 – UM alumnus Steven Reubenstone has launched Collaborizm, a Web-based platform that matches people interested in collaborating on projects.
April 21, 2014 – UM welcomes an extraordinary lineup of speakers and honorary degree recipients during May Commencement ceremonies May 8-10.
April 18, 2014 – Researchers Share How Augmented Reality Technology Animates Unrealized Plans for a City of Refuge for the Jews.
April 17, 2014 – UM’s Center for Hemispheric Policy’s symposium features a talk by Gen. John F. Kelly, commander of the U.S. Southern Command.
April 15, 2014 – The Fortinet CyberSecurity Laboratory will focus on cybersecurity.
April 11, 2014 – About 70 male faculty, staff, and students donned red heels Thursday during UM’s Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, an event organized to help put an end to rape, sexual assault, and gender violence.
April 11, 2014 – UM President Donna E. Shalala has received the Harry S. Truman Legacy of Leadership Award from the Harry S. Truman Library Institute.
April 09, 2014 – During a visit to UM, Arianna Huffington talks about the need to unplug and recharge in order to be successful.
April 09, 2014 – The law firm White & Case has made a gift to UM School of Law to support the International Arbitration Institute.
April 04, 2014 – The UM School of Business awards $65,000 in prizes during the annual Business Plan Competition.
April 03, 2014 – With UM President Donna E. Shalala, colleagues, administrators, and family members in attendance, UM honored three of the finest in their professions at the annual Faculty Senate Awards Ceremony.
March 31, 2014 – International Week on the Gables Campus focuses on different cultures and geographic areas.
March 27, 2014 – The Tunnel of Oppression exhibit on campus shows that tolerance is the light at the end of the tunnel.
March 27, 2014 – Miami Law’s Health Rights Clinic students save the life of an undocumented farmworker.
March 26, 2014 – A robot “teacher” is helping elementary school students improve their health and fitness.
March 25, 2014 – The new Braman Miller Center for Jewish Student Life will serve more than 2,000 Jewish students on campus.
March 21, 2014 – Washington University Dean Barbara Schaal talks to UM scientists as part of the SEEDS Lecture Series.
March 21, 2014 – UM Student Government President Bhumi Patel delivers the State of the U address, noting a year of “opportunity and growth.”
March 20, 2014 – UM Alternative Breaks provided students an opportunity to visit new areas, get involved with social and environmental projects and find new passions.
March 20, 2014 – Gift to the UM School of Law will support school’s Legacy of Legal Education.
March 19, 2014 – Children with autism will be attending the seventh annual surf camp sponsored by CARD and the City of Miami Beach Parks & Recreation.
March 19, 2014 – Vice President for Student Affairs Patricia A. Whitely is the first UM administrator to chair NASPA’s board of directors.
March 18, 2014 – Fans broadcast live compliments to friends and family at the inaugural University of Miami Day of Kindness.
March 18, 2014 – UM students are participating in this year’s Clinton Global Initiative University, which seeks solutions to pressing global issues.