People and Community

The new Public Health Ambassadors program, formed to support the safe reopening of campus and COVID-19 operating plans, officially kicked off with a virtual training this week.

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Experts discuss ways to predict and hopefully curb climate change

In their first Climate Café, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science faculty members and students detailed some of the effects of climate change in 2020.

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Experts discuss ways to predict and hopefully curb climate change

In their first Climate Café, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science faculty members and students detailed some of the effects of climate change in 2020.

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Experts discuss ways to predict and hopefully curb climate change

In their first Climate Café, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science faculty members and students detailed some of the effects of climate change in 2020.

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Experts discuss ways to predict and hopefully curb climate change

In their first Climate Café, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science faculty members and students detailed some of the effects of climate change in 2020.

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First Star mentorship fosters respect and resiliency

Student and faculty mentors and their foster-care teen mentees both reap rich rewards through interaction with the First Star University of Miami Academy.

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First Star mentorship fosters respect and resiliency

Student and faculty mentors and their foster-care teen mentees both reap rich rewards through interaction with the First Star University of Miami Academy.

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First Star mentorship fosters respect and resiliency

Student and faculty mentors and their foster-care teen mentees both reap rich rewards through interaction with the First Star University of Miami Academy.

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University of Miami researcher makes a splash on ‘Shark Week’

Neil Hammerschlag provides a preview of what to expect during this year’s shark programming set to begin airing on the Discovery Channel on Aug. 9.

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University of Miami researcher makes a splash on ‘Shark Week’

Neil Hammerschlag provides a preview of what to expect during this year’s shark programming set to begin airing on the Discovery Channel on Aug. 9.

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Reimagined workplaces prioritize safety and well-being

University of Miami architects and engineers, spurred by lessons learned from the pandemic, re-create workspaces and prioritize safety, worker welfare, and a different cadence for remote and office work.

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Reimagined workplaces prioritize safety and well-being

University of Miami architects and engineers, spurred by lessons learned from the pandemic, re-create workspaces and prioritize safety, worker welfare, and a different cadence for remote and office work.

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Program provides strategies for parenting during a pandemic

A newly developed therapy aims to bolster child-rearing techniques during the age of COVID-19.

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Program provides strategies for parenting during a pandemic

A newly developed therapy aims to bolster child-rearing techniques during the age of COVID-19.

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From lynching to corporal punishment, researcher connects the dots perpetuating racism

As the nation confronts its racist legacy, sociologist Nick Petersen’s research exploring how institutions perpetuate inequalities takes on even more relevance.

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UMTV’s The Culture sheds light on the Black Lives Matter movement

A group of University of Miami students take a deep dive through film, photography, and journalism into the history of police brutality and social justice issues Black people are facing in the United States.

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Volunteer Corps matches recent graduates with businesses that need help

Alumni from the University of Miami Patti and Allan Herbert Business School volunteer their skills to support nonprofit organizations impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.

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Broadcast brings Biscayne Bay to the homes of Shake-A-Leg campers

Each program developed by University of Miami students explores the water and animal life and provides a virtual experience during the pandemic.

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Broadcast brings Biscayne Bay to the homes of Shake-A-Leg campers

Each program developed by University of Miami students explores the water and animal life and provides a virtual experience during the pandemic.

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Patti Herbert, University alumna and benefactor, passes away

A longtime philanthropist—who met her lifelong partner, Allan Herbert, at the University in 1954—Patti Herbert gave generously to numerous causes that advanced academics and student life.

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Patti Herbert, University alumna and benefactor, passes away

A longtime philanthropist—who met her lifelong partner, Allan Herbert, at the University in 1954—Patti Herbert gave generously to numerous causes that advanced academics and student life.

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University’s Black Greek fraternities, sororities elevate pride, service, and voices

Black Greek Letter Organizations continue a long tradition of celebrating culture and being advocates for social and racial justice.

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University’s Black Greek fraternities, sororities elevate pride, service, and voices

Black Greek Letter Organizations continue a long tradition of celebrating culture and being advocates for social and racial justice.

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Pence visits University of Miami to highlight launch of COVID-19 clinical trials

“Today is a day of hope,” Vice President Mike Pence said during Monday’s visit to the Miller School of Medicine, where he and Gov. Ron DeSantis praised health care providers for their dedication and innovation in battling the pandemic.

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Pence visits University of Miami to highlight launch of COVID-19 clinical trials

“Today is a day of hope,” Vice President Mike Pence said during Monday’s visit to the Miller School of Medicine, where he and Gov. Ron DeSantis praised health care providers for their dedication and innovation in battling the pandemic.

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Technology, consumer appetites fuel e-commerce rise during the pandemic

A supercharged e-commerce market left traditional retail stores wanting during these unusual times.

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Technology, consumer appetites fuel e-commerce rise during the pandemic

A supercharged e-commerce market left traditional retail stores wanting during these unusual times.

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Are open debate and free speech curtailed in today’s society?

A controversial letter in Harper’s Magazine warns of a cancel culture that can stymy open exchanges.

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Are open debate and free speech curtailed in today’s society?

A controversial letter in Harper’s Magazine warns of a cancel culture that can stymy open exchanges.

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Miller School panel discusses diversity and the need to confront racism

Led by University of Miami leaders and experts in civil rights and diversity, the panel talked about improving diversity, defeating racism, and creating a welcoming atmosphere at the Miller School of Medicine.

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Miller School panel discusses diversity and the need to confront racism

Led by University of Miami leaders and experts in civil rights and diversity, the panel talked about improving diversity, defeating racism, and creating a welcoming atmosphere at the Miller School of Medicine.

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