March 02, 2015 – A team of scientists has determined that dengue is being misdiagnosed as malaria in Ghana, and possibly elsewhere in Africa.
February 27, 2015 – As part of E-Week activities at the College of Engineering, more than 220 teenaged girls attended Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day on the UM campus.
February 26, 2015 – Events for Week of Cuban Culture include lots of food, parties, a domino tournament, and more.
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 25, 2015 – Three-day event will bring more than 1,000 college students from around the world to UM.
February 24, 2015 – Festivities included dances, music, demonstrations, East Asian cuisine, crafts, and more.
February 24, 2015 – A collaborative research team found that an antibody-like molecule provides long-term protection against HIV/AIDS infection.
February 20, 2015 – The 41,089-square-foot complex, which includes 77 chamber music and teaching studios, will unite the Frost School’s 770 students and 125 faculty “like never before.”
February 20, 2015 – Students Brianna Hathaway, Ishtpreet Singh, and Robert Renfro are members of the new executive board.
February 19, 2015 – The Goizueta Foundation gift will endow a Graduate Fellowship Program and support the continued growth of the CHC.
February 17, 2015 – A panel of lawyers explored the fight for freedom of Cuban rafters and Haitians held at Guantanamo in the mid-1990s.
February 13, 2015 – NBA coach, business mogul talk friendship, family, and the value of failure.
February 12, 2015 – The Scholarship Donor Recognition Luncheon celebrated the benefactors whose generosity enables students to attend UM.
February 11, 2015 – Feminist, author, and activist Gloria Steinem urges students to take action against injustices.
February 11, 2015 – A UM Center for Hemispheric Policy event explored the deepening political and economic instability in Venezuela.
February 10, 2015 – Faculty Senate awards highest accolades to René Sacasas, Mary E. Mckay, and Jay S. Skyler.
February 09, 2015 – Dolphins Cycling Challenge V raises millions for UM’s Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center.
February 06, 2015 – BioNIUM’s “clean room” filters the minutest particles from the air, a necessity to create devices on the nanoscale.
February 06, 2015 – The UM alumna performed and gave advice to students during BAM Opening Ceremonies at the Student Activities Center.
February 03, 2015 – The University of Miami Law Review symposium will feature the retired U.S. Supreme Court justice.
February 02, 2015 – Events will also include exhibits, lectures, a poetry slam, and more.
February 02, 2015 – Cuban dissidents meeting at UM’s Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies call for a dialogue on the democratic future of Cuba.
January 28, 2015 – Beloved scholar M. Minnette Massey, former acting dean of Miami Law, passes the torch to Charlton Copeland.
January 28, 2015 – A forum held at UM looked to cast an ever-brighter spotlight on the local illicit trade in people trapped in lives of forced labor or commercial sex.
January 28, 2015 – The Hurricane Food Court and Hecht Stanford Dining Hall officially opened this week.
January 21, 2015 – Alumnus Sam Daley-Harris shared his journey from musician to global activist during his Distinguished Alumni Lecture.
January 21, 2015 – The $1.6 million donation is the largest gift from a former student athlete to UM Athletics.
January 20, 2015 – The 64th annual event featured more than 220 fine art exhibitors.
January 19, 2015 – On the national holiday honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., more than 120 students helped beautify Brownsville Middle School.
January 15, 2015 – The tiny zebrafish is helping scientists answer questions about genetics and disease.
January 14, 2015 – The endowment gift from UM Trustee and alumnus Robert Mann will support several programs and other needs in Athletics.
January 12, 2015 – University receives Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.
January 12, 2015 – Students unearth artifacts that shed light on “prehistoric occupants of the Everglades.”
January 07, 2015 – A South Florida tradition, the festival will bring more than 220 fine art juried exhibitors to the grounds of the Lowe Art Museum.
January 06, 2015 – Unique collaboration between Arts and Sciences, Medicine, and Nursing prepares future health professionals.
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 19, 2014 – Albert Rodney “Rod” Wellens, professor and longtime chair of the Department of Psychology who left an indelible mark on the University, the community,…
December 18, 2014 – In his fall 2014 commencement address, Chuck Todd, moderator of NBC’s Meet the Press, told graduates to build and grow a better society.
December 16, 2014 – UM employee cared for her cancer-stricken mother while attending classes.
December 12, 2014 – New initiative will connect visualization efforts already in place at UM.
December 11, 2014 – UM President Donna E. Shalala welcomes her former boss, Bill Clinton, and a roster of distinguished international leaders to begin a dialogue on what the next 20 years will hold for the region.
December 09, 2014 – With the fall semester coming to an end, students enjoy Puppies on the Green, hammocks in the Palm Court area, and manmade snow to relieve the stress of final exams.
December 09, 2014 – Keeping the historic train station as a dominant feature, students proposed mixed-use developments with shops, offices, and residential units that would encourage walking.
December 08, 2014 – The School of Business Administration is now offering a new online Master of Professional Accounting program.
December 07, 2014 – Football accepts bid to face South Carolina in Independence Bowl.
December 05, 2014 – Ken Hunt's gift will endow a full scholarship in perpetuity for the running back position.
December 03, 2014 – UM alumnus Hermes Mallea talks about the elegance of the Caribbean playgrounds of the rich and famous.
December 02, 2014 – Centenarian was an accomplished lawyer, tennis champion, and mother of UM President Donna E. Shalala.
December 01, 2014 – Theatre arts graduate Alanna Saunders will play Tiger Lily in NBC’s Peter Pan Live! on Thursday.
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November 25, 2014 – IEP students weave international customs into America’s traditional holiday.
November 25, 2014 – The three-year commitment will look at ways to make campuses healthier.
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 18, 2014 – Army Major Stephen Snyder-Hill will speak at UM about serving in the armed services before, during, and after DADT.
November 14, 2014 – Admiral James Stavridis, delivering the Cobb Leadership Lecture, said that building bridges is the key to a secure world.
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 12, 2014 – The Ohio Democrat says that practicing mindfulness can bring success and happiness.
November 11, 2014 – From World War II veterans to the servicemen and servicewomen engaged in the war on terror, UM honors the brave men and women of the armed forces.
November 11, 2014 – UM's Ring Theatre collaborates with the Tectonic Theater Project to perform the classic opera with an Afro-Cuban twist.
November 06, 2014 – In a gripping talk presented at UM’s Miller Center, international journalist Ilene Prusher explained that reporters are no longer only truth-seekers but also targets of extremist terrorist groups.
November 04, 2014 – UM researchers have discovered a network of tissue communication that occurs during early development.
November 03, 2014 – Thirty one students, faculty, staff, and alumni were tapped into the University’s highest honor recently.
November 03, 2014 – The gift will enable the creation of the position of Beaux Arts Director and Chief Curator.
October 31, 2014 – With an ‘Animate Your Story’ theme and Hurricanes great Jim Kelly as grand marshal, UM celebrated an unforgettable 2014 Homecoming and Alumni Weekend.
October 30, 2014 – UM’s Center for International Business Education and Research will use a grant to bolster innovative services.
October 29, 2014 – The 4th Annual ’Canes Spirit Day featured food, giveaways, a dunk tank contest, and, of course, plenty of UM pride.
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 27, 2014 – Hundreds of UM students give back to the community in one of the oldest service days at the University.
October 23, 2014 – The Lennar Foundation Medical Center will deliver breakthrough health care to South Florida starting in 2016.
October 23, 2014 – Journalist Ilene Prusher will speak at UM about Middle East conflicts and how journalists are now targets of terrorist groups.
October 21, 2014 – Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club ‘Grow Your Own Business Challenge’ kicked off at the University of Miami on Monday with a launch event attended by more than 150 elementary and middle school students.
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 – UM Board of Trustees Chairman Stuart A. Miller appointed members 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 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 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.