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 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 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 15, 2014 – Underprivileged children do a little holiday shopping with the help of UM coaches, their wives, and volunteers during the 14th annual allCanes Holiday Shopping Spree for Kids.
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 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.
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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 19, 2014 – The eighth annual CGI U event will take place in March 2015.
August 14, 2014 – John Haller has held leadership posts at St. Joseph's, Vanderbilt, and Drexel.
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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 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 – 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 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.
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 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.