Microsoft upgraded Lynda.com—a video-based, online learning website—to a new educational platform, LinkedIn Learning.

Introducing LinkedIn Learning

Here's what the new educational platform means for the University community.


July 15–19

Learn about being a mentor this fall for Big Brothers Big Sisters or join your colleagues for a mindful midday stroll. If you’re a UHealth employee, make plans to attend an emergency preparedness training session and earn Well ’Canes points.


Keeping your stomach happy on vacation

Whether you’ve dealt with tummy troubles while traveling or experienced a loved one suffering on the road, it’s no fun for anyone. We’re sharing how to avoid the issues and what you should do.


Benefits and Discounts

Your guide to dining at the UM medical campus

If you spend time on UM’s medical campus and wonder where to grab a bite, here’s a list of local food spots and a handy interactive map to help you find your way.

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Wellness

Travel vaccines: What you need to know before you go

A case of wanderlust is one thing, but getting sick overseas is something else.

stories/2019/07/living-well-travel-vaccines.html


Parking and Construction

Coral Gables parking permit sales begin soon

Parking permit purchases will begin in June and July, 2019.

stories/2019/06/gables-parking-permits.html



Campus

Your guide to Fourth of July around the U

Have you made plans to celebrate the red, white, and blue this Independence Day? Check out our guide to see where you can enjoy fireworks and festivities.

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Campus

Your guide to Fourth of July around the U

Have you made plans to celebrate the red, white, and blue this Independence Day? Check out our guide to see where you can enjoy fireworks and festivities.

stories/2019/06/fourth-of-july-2019.html


Wellness

How to prevent mosquito and tick bites

Bug bites can be both annoying and dangerous if not identified and treated properly. Here’s what you need to know.

stories/2019/06/living-well-mosquito-bites.html

Wellness

How to prevent mosquito and tick bites

Bug bites can be both annoying and dangerous if not identified and treated properly. Here’s what you need to know.

stories/2019/06/living-well-mosquito-bites.html



Medical

State of UHealth and the Miller School

University of Miami Health System and Miller School leaders share their vision for the ambitious path forward in their first “State of UHealth and the Miller School of Medicine.”

stories/2019/06/state-of-uhealth.html

Medical

State of UHealth and the Miller School

University of Miami Health System and Miller School leaders share their vision for the ambitious path forward in their first “State of UHealth and the Miller School of Medicine.”

stories/2019/06/state-of-uhealth.html


Sustainability

What does it really take to be “green”?

As a recent recipient of a Gold rating from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, and Rating System (STARS), the University’s commitment to sustainability has gained recognition due to the participation and support from faculty, staff, and students working with UM’s Office of Sustainability.

stories/2019/06/stars-rating.html

Sustainability

What does it really take to be “green”?

As a recent recipient of a Gold rating from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, and Rating System (STARS), the University’s commitment to sustainability has gained recognition due to the participation and support from faculty, staff, and students working with UM’s Office of Sustainability.

stories/2019/06/stars-rating.html



Wellness

On vacation? Read this before jumping in the hotel pool

If not treated properly, public swimming pools can be ideal breeding grounds for micro-organisms. We’re sharing tips to be a savvy swimmer this summer.

stories/2019/06/living-well-swimming-pools.html

Wellness

On vacation? Read this before jumping in the hotel pool

If not treated properly, public swimming pools can be ideal breeding grounds for micro-organisms. We’re sharing tips to be a savvy swimmer this summer.

stories/2019/06/living-well-swimming-pools.html


Campus

Storm ready

Focused on collaboration and communication, the University hurricane preparedness team takes a proactive approach to prepare for any storm.

stories/2019/06/storm-ready.html