Academics

Dozens of University of Miami students seized the opportunity to learn across the world this summer.

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Orange and green is in this family's makeup

Father, mother, and daughter will all be students at the University of Miami this fall semester.

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Orange and green is in this family's makeup

Father, mother, and daughter will all be students at the University of Miami this fall semester.

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Orange and green is in this family's makeup

Father, mother, and daughter will all be students at the University of Miami this fall semester.

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Orange and green is in this family's makeup

Father, mother, and daughter will all be students at the University of Miami this fall semester.

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Searching for the ‘hidden drivers’ of Florida’s rarest plants

University of Miami biologists are growing thousands of rare plants to determine how microbes and fire will influence their health in a changing climate.

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Searching for the ‘hidden drivers’ of Florida’s rarest plants

University of Miami biologists are growing thousands of rare plants to determine how microbes and fire will influence their health in a changing climate.

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Searching for the ‘hidden drivers’ of Florida’s rarest plants

University of Miami biologists are growing thousands of rare plants to determine how microbes and fire will influence their health in a changing climate.

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The executive MBA program that’s gone global

UM is the only school in the U.S. to offer the Global OneMBA Program, a global executive MBA program offered in partnership with renowned business schools around the world.

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The executive MBA program that’s gone global

UM is the only school in the U.S. to offer the Global OneMBA Program, a global executive MBA program offered in partnership with renowned business schools around the world.

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Study abroad programs expand in London and Switzerland

Students interested in sport administration and environmental storytelling can now explore their passion for the subject in a new location.

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Study abroad programs expand in London and Switzerland

Students interested in sport administration and environmental storytelling can now explore their passion for the subject in a new location.

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U-LINK’s ‘big reveal’

The teams awarded grants from the UM Laboratory for Integrative Knowledge share their progress while Provost Jeffrey Duerk unveils plans to bring U-LINK to the classroom.

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U-LINK’s ‘big reveal’

The teams awarded grants from the UM Laboratory for Integrative Knowledge share their progress while Provost Jeffrey Duerk unveils plans to bring U-LINK to the classroom.

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Think before you swipe

Recent credit card and credit bureau data breaches emphasize the need to protect yourself against cybercriminals.

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Two undergraduate students awarded prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

Shwetha Mudalegundi and Danielle Goldwert were selected from more than 5,000 applicants to receive nationally funded support for their research projects at the University of Miami.

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A firsthand lesson in parliamentary politics

Students in the School of Communication’s London program learned how the United Kingdom is navigating Brexit as they visited news, public relations and advertising companies in July.

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Students gain valuable research experience

Computer savvy students from colleges around the country spent the summer with science professors across the university to bolster their research capabilities.

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Students gain valuable research experience

Computer savvy students from colleges around the country spent the summer with science professors across the university to bolster their research capabilities.

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Raising ‘reasonable suspicions’ about stop-and-frisk policies

By showing how the controversial crime-fighting strategy is unevenly employed in marginalized neighborhoods, graduate student Rachel Lautenschlager hopes to propel law enforcement reforms.

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Raising ‘reasonable suspicions’ about stop-and-frisk policies

By showing how the controversial crime-fighting strategy is unevenly employed in marginalized neighborhoods, graduate student Rachel Lautenschlager hopes to propel law enforcement reforms.

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Studying the biodiversity of the Solomon Islands

Junior Peter Aronson spent three weeks completing an immersive field research course in the South Pacific Ocean.

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Studying the biodiversity of the Solomon Islands

Junior Peter Aronson spent three weeks completing an immersive field research course in the South Pacific Ocean.

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Ambassadors for interdisciplinary research

New U-LINK Predoctoral Fellowships allow graduate students to tackle interdisciplinary research projects with faculty from two different areas of expertise.

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Ambassadors for interdisciplinary research

New U-LINK Predoctoral Fellowships allow graduate students to tackle interdisciplinary research projects with faculty from two different areas of expertise.

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Invisible threats in the water

UM experts share some ways to avoid water-borne illnesses this summer.

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Invisible threats in the water

UM experts share some ways to avoid water-borne illnesses this summer.

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This library collection is something special

The University of Miami Libraries Special Collections contains invaluable items. Here's a look at a few of the rare gems.

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