Topic: In the Community

University hires 75 students to encourage healthy behaviors

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.

University hires 75 students to encourage healthy behaviors

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.


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.

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.



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.

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.



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.

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.




Program provides strategies for parenting during a pandemic

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

Program provides strategies for parenting during a pandemic

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