February is Black History Month. And while many people recognize it and celebrate it in spectacular ways, here at Frost, we do that and then some. Not just because it is an integral part of the history of the United States but because it is inextricably connected with the broader history of the country and the world.

http://news.miami.edu/frost/stories/2023/02/celebrating-black-history-month-at-frost.html



Frances Hipp: Wife of Frost School of Music's Former Dean William Hipp, Dies at 89

Frances (Frankie) Hipp, the beloved wife of former Frost School of Music's Dean James William (Bill) Hipp, passed away on January 23 in Stuart, Florida, at 89. She was born on March 22, 1934, in Pensacola, Florida.

http://news.miami.edu/frost/stories/2023/02/frances-hipp-dies-at-89.html


Gloria Estefan will be First Hispanic Woman Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame

As the first Latina in the group’s history to receive the honor, the Cuban American singer, songwriter, actress, Miami icon, and University alumna will be inducted into the organization—along with six other artists—at its annual ceremony in June in New York City.

http://news.miami.edu/frost/stories/2023/01/gloria-estefan-becomes-first-hispanic-woman-in-songwriters-hall-of-fame.html