October 17, 2014 – Jim Kelly, who will serve as grand marshal for UM’s 2014 Alumni Weekend and Homecoming festivities, faced some of the NFL’s fiercest defenders as a quarterback for the Buffalo Bills. His toughest battles, however, would be fought away from the field.
October 16, 2014 – Center made possible by $2.5 million lead gift from two distinguished Miami families.
October 13, 2014 – A spirited pep rally and barbeque, meetings with academic deans, and informational sessions on a variety of topics were among the many activities offered during Family Weekend 2014.
October 10, 2014 – On Friday, UM Board of Trustees Chairman Stuart A. Miller appointed 13 people to the Presidential Search Committee.
October 09, 2014 – Researchers and counselors noted that patterns and environment can influence behaviors in children.
October 08, 2014 – From a Survivors Celebration to T-shirt sales benefiting cancer research, Zeta Tau Alpha kicked off Think Pink Week on campus.
October 03, 2014 – The $50 million Marine Technology and Life Sciences Seawater Complex will help improve coastal resiliency and hurricane forecasting and look to the oceans to shed new light on how to treat human diseases.
October 02, 2014 – Researchers suggest that these sounds are key to maintain group cohesion
October 01, 2014 – UM and NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly will lead the 2014 Homecoming activities.
September 30, 2014 – A sold-out crowd celebrated the 29th Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner, which benefits research at The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis.
September 30, 2014 – A traveling exhibit aimed at building public awareness of the long history of Guantánamo will be featured at UM's CAS Gallery through October.
September 29, 2014 – The two Master's degree programs are in Sport Administration and Finance, designed for working professionals.
September 25, 2014 – $1 million grant from state of Florida will support HIV/AIDS research efforts at UM.
September 22, 2014 – With more than 39,500 lives lost to suicide each year, a community of hundreds participated in an annual walk on the UM campus to raise awareness about suicide prevention.
September 19, 2014 – Miller School's Tiffany Field receives Golden Goose Award in Washington
September 18, 2014 – Hundreds of 'Canes turn out for a retirement tribute to Norm Parsons.
September 18, 2014 – Colombian peace negotiators shared their accounts of ongoing talks with FARC rebels.
September 15, 2014 – The collaborative program will study the Southern Ocean's role in climate regulation.
September 12, 2014 – UM students and staff 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 05, 2014 – Places & Spaces: Mapping Science, a traveling exhibition of 100 maps that present data in visually stunning formats, debuts at UM.
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 – A University of Miami scientist led a NASA rocket mission to measure the diffuse X-ray background in space, revealing a “local hot bubble” and settling a debate.
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 21, 2014 – A host of UM officials, including President Donna E. Shalala, are getting soaked for a cause – all to benefit ALS research.
August 20, 2014 – More than 1,800 freshmen moved into residential colleges at UM this week.
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 14, 2014 – John Haller has held leadership posts at St. Joseph's, Vanderbilt, and Drexel.
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August 07, 2014 – The RSMAS campus provides a picturesque setting for the Well 'Canes Yoga Wednesdays. View the slideshow.
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 28, 2014 – UM study shows that Saharan dust played a major role in forming the Bahamas.
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 11, 2014 – With the launch of two online master’s degree programs this fall, and a third in 2015, Frost will be the first school at the University of Miami to offer the accessibility and flexibility of the virtual classroom.
July 09, 2014 – Study compares bioerosion on deeper reef systems to better understand structural sustainability.
July 08, 2014 – University President Donna E. Shalala and Director of Athletics Blake James respond to allegations.
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 18, 2014 – Technology and team-teaching are among methods used now to benefit students.
June 16, 2014 – New Haiti Legacy Project preserves and passes on Haiti’s endangered history.
June 13, 2014 – Using birds as a primary study subject, a University of Miami professor of biology travels to the Solomon Islands to study the process by which new species are created.
June 11, 2014 – The Moot Court Board posted one of its best finishes in recent memory.
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 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 29, 2014 – UM researcher and collaborators find that using a creaky, low pitch voice gives women a negative image.
May 28, 2014 – The University this week received the “StormReady” designation from the National Weather Service.
May 27, 2014 – Religious Studies Professor David Graf makes a special connection with a wounded veteran.
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 21, 2014 – Top student films to be shown at ’Canes Film Showcase in Hollywood.
May 20, 2014 – Rodolphe el-Khoury, a distinguished leader in contemporary architecture and urbanism, has been named the new dean.
May 19, 2014 – UM Trustee Laurie Silvers and her husband, Mitchell Rubenstein, will establish two scholarships supporting students at the School of Law.
May 16, 2014 – The School of Architecture hosts a charrette to transform Haiti’s north coast into a less earthquake-prone population center.
May 16, 2014 – Stuart A. Miller takes the helm of UM’s board; Hilarie Bass and Richard D. Fain elected vice chairs.
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 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.