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 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.
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.
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 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 – 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 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 23, 2014 – Becomes the first academic medical center in the world to use the new da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System
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 – UM welcomes an extraordinary lineup of speakers and honorary degree recipients during May Commencement ceremonies May 8-10.
April 11, 2014 – About 70 male faculty, staff, and students donned red heels Thursday during UM’s Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, an event organized to help put an end to rape, sexual assault, and gender violence.
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 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 31, 2014 – International Week on the Gables Campus focuses on different cultures and geographic areas.
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 University of Miami community mourns the death of Melissa Ribeiro after a short illness. Melissa was an outstanding freshman at the School of Business…
March 27, 2014 – The Tunnel of Oppression exhibit on campus shows that tolerance is the light at the end of the tunnel.
March 26, 2014 – A robot “teacher” is helping elementary school students improve their health and fitness.
March 25, 2014 – The new Braman Miller Center for Jewish Student Life will serve more than 2,000 Jewish students on campus.
March 21, 2014 – UM Student Government President Bhumi Patel delivers the State of the U address, noting a year of “opportunity and 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 20, 2014 – Gift to the UM School of Law will support school’s Legacy of Legal Education.
March 19, 2014 – Vice President for Student Affairs Patricia A. Whitely is the first UM administrator to chair NASPA’s board of directors.
March 18, 2014 – UM students are participating in this year’s Clinton Global Initiative University, which seeks solutions to pressing global issues.
March 14, 2014 – Participating in a discussion on social activism, four women, including University of Miami Trustee Thelma Gibson, described some of the efforts they led to effect change in Miami.
March 11, 2014 – The Miller School of Medicine rises to No. 46 in the U.S. News & World Report rankings.
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 – 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 24, 2014 – ACC Leadership Symposium sparks new inspirations, collaborations and realizations of social change among students.
February 20, 2014 – Engineering ingenuity is showcased at UM during National Engineers Week.
February 19, 2014 – President Shalala receives Miami’s highest honor.
February 19, 2014 – Lauryn Williams entered Wednesday as one of the top women’s bobsledders in the world. Two runs later, she was a silver medalist.
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 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.
January 31, 2014 – The ad is a sequel to the Cheerios ad that created a viral buzz due to its featuring an interracial family.
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 28, 2014 – The Frost School of Music community celebrates with several wins at the 2014 Grammy Awards ceremony.