July 28, 2014 – UM study shows that Saharan dust played a major role in forming the Bahamas.
July 28, 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.
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 18, 2014 – A mural commissioned by the School of Architecture and the Dominican American National Foundation transforms a bustling city corner of Miami.
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 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.
June 18, 2014 – Technology and team-teaching are among methods used now to benefit students.
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 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.
May 29, 2014 – UM researcher and collaborators find that using a creaky, low pitch voice gives women a negative image.
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 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 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 02, 2014 – Students thank donors during the Leadership and Loyalty Recognition Reception.
May 02, 2014 – Paulina Valanty immersed herself in UM’s Immigration Clinic, and will now join Homeland Security attorney program in Washington, D.C.
May 02, 2014 – Corey Gray grows from a child farmworker to a decorated soldier, to an accomplished lawyer.
May 02, 2014 – Zachary Bernheimer credits networking with his success in securing internships and a job.
May 02, 2014 – Graduate Laura Morcate says the internships she participated in helped prepare her for a career.
May 02, 2014 – After graduation, Chelsea Wortham will go to work for Google, where she previously interned.
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 29, 2014 – With final exams underway, University of Miami students flocked to the Foote Green on Tuesday to unplug and recharge at The Huffington Post's Oasis.
April 28, 2014 – Winners of 19 of their last 20 games, the ’Canes have entered the top 10 in a number of national collegiate baseball polls.
April 28, 2014 – Over 3,500 Students to Graduate in 6 Ceremonies
April 23, 2014 – UM honors students for volunteer efforts and leadership abilities.
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 22, 2014 – Gloria Estefan, a Grammy-winning superstar and a UM Board of Trustees member, was tapped into Iron Arrow.
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 – Students celebrate the finest musical instrument ever made during World Voice Day.
April 21, 2014 – UM welcomes an extraordinary lineup of speakers and honorary degree recipients during May Commencement ceremonies May 8-10.
April 16, 2014 – School of Law conference examines the impact of robots on society.
April 15, 2014 – The Fortinet CyberSecurity Laboratory will focus on cybersecurity.
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 10, 2014 – Student Government President Alessandria San Roman wants to follow through on her campaign slogan to “Unite The U.”
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 07, 2014 – UM’s second annual Week of Well-Being got underway Monday with an urban farmer giving advice on the importance of sustainable food systems, while Kathy Murphy, president of Fidelity Personal Investing, spoke on financial planning for women.
April 01, 2014 – "I learned things that no classroom could teach me," remarked one student after returning from a business visit to Asia's largest economy.
March 28, 2014 – Back from the Sochi Winter Olympic Games, where she won a silver medal in the two-woman bobsled, UM alumna and track and field legend Lauryn Williams advises students to learn the value of team work.
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 25, 2014 – The new Braman Miller Center for Jewish Student Life will serve more than 2,000 Jewish students on campus.
March 24, 2014 – A study by UM researchers shows heart abnormalities in fish embryos exposed to crude oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill.
March 06, 2014 – Former NOW president Patricia Ireland speaks at UM Women’s Commission Breakfast
March 06, 2014 – The second annual Orange Festival to promote UM spirit and traditions takes place Friday.
March 05, 2014 – Children whisked away from Cuba in the early 1960s recount their struggle and survival to UM students at “A Week of Cuban Culture” event.
March 04, 2014 – Film by Emilio Estefan chronicles efforts of Nick and Marc Buoniconti.
March 04, 2014 – The retail executive also doled out advice to School of Communication students during a Q&A session at Shoma Hall.
March 04, 2014 – Pooches kicked off Pride Awareness Week, which continues with daily events through Friday.
March 04, 2014 – The UM Theatre Arts Program celebrates its 75th anniversary with a gala concert honoring alum Jerry Herman.
March 03, 2014 – The panel discussion provided insights into the rapidly changing situation in Venezuela.
March 03, 2014 – Frost School of Music partners with Universal Music Classics on an innovative research initiative.
February 26, 2014 – The former U.S. secretary of state urges UM students to join the “participation generation,” and get involved.
February 26, 2014 – Part of the UMove initiative, UM’s new outdoor fitness circuit includes seven resistance machines for every major muscle group.
February 26, 2014 – UM researchers determine tooth is from an extinct relative of a great white shark.
February 25, 2014 – University of Miami Health System brings UHealth to the Coral Gables campus.
February 24, 2014 – ACC Leadership Symposium sparks new inspirations, collaborations and realizations of social change among students.
February 20, 2014 – At the annual Scholarship Donor Recognition Luncheon, UM students gathered in a collective show of thanks to the philanthropists who have helped make their college education a reality.
February 20, 2014 – Engineering ingenuity is showcased at UM during National Engineers Week.
February 19, 2014 – President Shalala receives Miami’s highest honor.
February 14, 2014 – During a C-Span filming of Donald Spivey’s class on Sport in American History: The Black Athlete, the UM Arts and Sciences history professor talked about the impact Negro League baseball players had on the civil rights movement.
February 13, 2014 – Garcia’s appointment comes as the career center he leads celebrates the opening of a new home.
February 12, 2014 – Author and writer Malcolm Gladwell talks about his new book and spins tales about powerful people.
February 12, 2014 – The Frost School of Music is offering two master's programs online this spring, and will be adding another program later.
February 12, 2014 – The Truth Marches On, an exhibition at the University of Miami Libraries marking Black History Month, is on display through March.
February 11, 2014 – Research led by UM scientists examines how coastal sharks deal with the stress from catch-and-release fishing.
February 07, 2014 – The University officially dedicated its new state-of-the-art Patricia and Harold Toppel Career Center last week, setting a new standard for helping students prepare for employment.
February 07, 2014 – Couple's giving benefits schools of medicine, music, and education as well as athletics.
February 05, 2014 – Opening ceremonies featured spoken word performances that empowered African-American youth.
February 04, 2014 – UM’s third Lunar New Year Celebration featured musical and dance performances, Kung Fu and Tai Chi demonstrations, food, and face painting.
February 03, 2014 – Visiting professor lectures about the impact the Bible had on the Civil War.
January 31, 2014 – Onion rings have returned to UM's Rathskeller, thanks in large part to Coral Gables City Manager Pat Salerno.
January 30, 2014 – Activities will range from lectures and discussions to a scholarship pageant and gospel concert.
January 30, 2014 – UM researchers find a large magma chamber under the world’s most active volcano.
January 29, 2014 – Student debaters from around the Western Hemisphere gathered in Miami to compete in the first-ever Pan American University Debating Championship.
January 29, 2014 – ’Canes Care for ’Canes Resource Fair reaches out to students with information on services created just for them.
January 28, 2014 – The Frost School of Music community celebrates with several wins at the 2014 Grammy Awards ceremony.
January 23, 2014 – Videoconferencing, live lecture capture, and a technology lab are just some of the features of the career resource center unveiled during a block party celebration.
January 19, 2014 – Former UM track star is one of six women named to bobsled team.
January 19, 2014 – Under clear skies and with temperatures in the 60s, the festival featured more than 230 fine art juried exhibitors showcasing works in 10 media, from oil and acrylics to ceramics, photography, sculpture, and watercolor.
January 17, 2014 – With several UM student organizations leading the way, the UM community will observe MLK Day with a weeklong series of events.
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.