February 25, 2015 – UM alumnus Rony Abovitz, a successful entrepreneur, told students that if they want to chase their dreams they need to be bold and unafraid.
February 24, 2015 – A collaborative research team found that an antibody-like molecule provides long-term protection against HIV/AIDS infection.
February 19, 2015 – The Goizueta Foundation gift will endow a Graduate Fellowship Program and support the continued growth of the CHC.
February 06, 2015 – BioNIUM’s “clean room” filters the minutest particles from the air, a necessity to create devices on the nanoscale.
February 02, 2015 – Tool detects minute quantities of mercury to help better protect public health.
January 28, 2015 – Beloved scholar M. Minnette Massey, former acting dean of Miami Law, passes the torch to Charlton Copeland.
January 21, 2015 – Alumnus Sam Daley-Harris shared his journey from musician to global activist during his Distinguished Alumni Lecture.
January 15, 2015 – The tiny zebrafish is helping scientists answer questions about genetics and disease.
January 12, 2015 – Students unearth artifacts that shed light on “prehistoric occupants of the Everglades.”
December 23, 2014 – UM experienced another year of transformative change and progress. Here’s a look at what transpired at the U over the past year.
December 03, 2014 – UM alumnus Hermes Mallea talks about the elegance of the Caribbean playgrounds of the rich and famous.
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November 20, 2014 – The Dauer Electron Microscopy Lab provides undergraduate students a remarkable research opportunity.
November 19, 2014 – Researchers will use the money to study the impact of oil spills on fish and how pollutants spread through water.
November 14, 2014 – Researchers are looking at using crowdsourcing to help in facial recognition.
November 13, 2014 – Undergraduate students use a lunchtime seminar to practice research presentations.
November 04, 2014 – UM researchers have discovered a network of tissue communication that occurs during early development.
November 03, 2014 – The gift will enable the creation of the position of Beaux Arts Director and Chief Curator.
October 30, 2014 – UM’s Center for International Business Education and Research will use a grant to bolster innovative services.
October 27, 2014 – Alan I. Leshner, Arsht Distinguished Speaker in Ethics, told his audience that one should “never discuss floods with Noah in the audience."
October 09, 2014 – Researchers and counselors noted that patterns and environment can influence behaviors in children.
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
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 25, 2014 – $1 million grant from state of Florida will support HIV/AIDS research efforts at UM.
September 19, 2014 – Miller School's Tiffany Field receives Golden Goose Award in Washington
September 15, 2014 – The collaborative program will study the Southern Ocean's role in climate regulation.
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 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 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 28, 2014 – UM study shows that Saharan dust played a major role in forming the Bahamas.
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 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 09, 2014 – Study compares bioerosion on deeper reef systems to better understand structural sustainability.
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 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 20, 2014 – Medical and nursing students learn a lot about teamwork from a string quartet.
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 – 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 29, 2014 – UM researcher and collaborators find that using a creaky, low pitch voice gives women a negative image.
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 14, 2014 – UM physicist and collaborators provide new insight into thermoelectric materials that may boost green technologies.
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.
May 02, 2014 – Katie Crosley receives the first doctorate degree from Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy.
April 23, 2014 – Becomes the first academic medical center in the world to use the new da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System
April 22, 2014 – UM researcher discovers the most effective animal signal strategies.
April 18, 2014 – Researchers Share How Augmented Reality Technology Animates Unrealized Plans for a City of Refuge for the Jews.
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 26, 2014 – A robot “teacher” is helping elementary school students improve their health and fitness.
March 24, 2014 – A study by UM researchers shows heart abnormalities in fish embryos exposed to crude oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill.
March 21, 2014 – Washington University Dean Barbara Schaal talks to UM scientists as part of the SEEDS Lecture Series.
March 20, 2014 – Researchers conclude that excess deer facilitates the population explosion of exotic plants and stunts native plant 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 18, 2014 – UM students are participating in this year’s Clinton Global Initiative University, which seeks solutions to pressing global issues.
March 12, 2014 – University of Miami researchers develop a method to visualize protein interactions in a living organism’s brain.
March 11, 2014 – The Miller School of Medicine rises to No. 46 in the U.S. News & World Report rankings.
March 07, 2014 – Study involving UM scientists provides new information about the sea turtle 'lost years.'
February 26, 2014 – UM researchers determine tooth is from an extinct relative of a great white shark.
February 18, 2014 – University of Miami physicist and his collaborators describe a novel approach to switch on and off magnetism, which can lead to a new generation of better-performing electronic devices.
February 17, 2014 – UM biologist finds that social wasps are accepted more frequently into unfamiliar colonies when both the individual and the group are young.
February 11, 2014 – Research led by UM scientists examines how coastal sharks deal with the stress from catch-and-release fishing.
February 07, 2014 – Couple's giving benefits schools of medicine, music, and education as well as athletics.
January 30, 2014 – UM researchers find a large magma chamber under the world’s most active volcano.
January 17, 2014 – Time chasers preserve and share the history of South Florida’s Black communities.
January 16, 2014 – UM marine researcher studies the curious and mysterious tiger shark, which resides at the top of the food chain.
January 14, 2014 – Dr. Juliana Fernandes of the University of Miami earned the award in the Listener Choice category for her description of the downside of negative political ads.
January 14, 2014 – Dr. Francisco Beron-Vera discusses vortices that transport bodies of water around the globe.
January 14, 2014 – A study by UM researchers shows a form of mental training called mindfulness training can improve focus and learning.
January 10, 2014 – A search-and-rescue organization that saved thousands of Cuban rafters adrift in the Florida Straits has donated its extensive archives to the University of Miami’s Cuban Heritage Collection.
January 08, 2014 – UM and Cal. Institute of Technology researchers show how the brain considers visual cues and taste when making everyday food choices.
January 08, 2014 – A UM researcher and experts from across the globe form the Global Invertebrate Genomic Alliance to network and share information.
January 06, 2014 – The Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science adds a high-tech helicopter to its fleet of research vessels.
January 04, 2014 – UM president opposes actions of American Studies Association and Modern Language Association.
December 22, 2013 – A few words to describe the past year at UM would include transformative, engaging, inspirational, innovative and community-focused.
December 13, 2013 – University of Miami physicist and his collaborators discover a mathematical law that explains a variety of human confrontations.