Topic: People and Community

Oceanographer finds solace under the surface

Claire Paris-Limouzy started freediving for research and ended up becoming a record-breaking athlete who is also spearheading a Scientific Freediving program at the University.

Oceanographer finds solace under the surface

Claire Paris-Limouzy started freediving for research and ended up becoming a record-breaking athlete who is also spearheading a Scientific Freediving program at the University.


Strengthening Safety in a Pandemic

SONHS awarded $15,000 U.S. Embassy of Santo Domingo grant to offer an online patient safety course for nursing students in Miami and Dominican Republic

Strengthening Safety in a Pandemic

SONHS awarded $15,000 U.S. Embassy of Santo Domingo grant to offer an online patient safety course for nursing students in Miami and Dominican Republic



Symposium tracks changing trends, forces driving migration

Sociology scholars from around the world convened for a virtual conference hosted by the University of Miami on Thursday to explore shifting tendencies in international relocation and the implications for global social change.

Symposium tracks changing trends, forces driving migration

Sociology scholars from around the world convened for a virtual conference hosted by the University of Miami on Thursday to explore shifting tendencies in international relocation and the implications for global social change.



Alumna, Olympian: Lead with love

Lauryn Williams, track and field and bobsled medalist, addressed the University community during Wednesday night’s “What Matters to U” virtual event.

Alumna, Olympian: Lead with love

Lauryn Williams, track and field and bobsled medalist, addressed the University community during Wednesday night’s “What Matters to U” virtual event.




Zoom CEO and founder: My employees’ happiness is my number one job

During his appearance Tuesday on a webinar hosted by the University of Miami Patti and Allan Herbert Business School, tech mogul Eric Yuan highlighted the importance of a workplace culture of happiness and urged that businesses pay greater attention to the digital divide.

Zoom CEO and founder: My employees’ happiness is my number one job

During his appearance Tuesday on a webinar hosted by the University of Miami Patti and Allan Herbert Business School, tech mogul Eric Yuan highlighted the importance of a workplace culture of happiness and urged that businesses pay greater attention to the digital divide.


Support, events engage students in the election season

Early voting in Florida began this week and will last through Nov. 1. Here’s a rundown of everything students need to know about upcoming campus events, from the final debate watch party to transportation to the polls.

Support, events engage students in the election season

Early voting in Florida began this week and will last through Nov. 1. Here’s a rundown of everything students need to know about upcoming campus events, from the final debate watch party to transportation to the polls.




Internet’s immediacy gives political advertising a boost

Social media and microtargeting have changed the name of the game for modern campaigns, University of Miami experts say.

Internet’s immediacy gives political advertising a boost

Social media and microtargeting have changed the name of the game for modern campaigns, University of Miami experts say.


Title IX office hosts events to illuminate domestic violence awareness

Held throughout October, National Domestic Violence Awareness Month honors survivors and is a voice for its victims.

Title IX office hosts events to illuminate domestic violence awareness

Held throughout October, National Domestic Violence Awareness Month honors survivors and is a voice for its victims.




Violence against women, children escalates during pandemic

During an online seminar Tuesday, experts explored ways in which the coronavirus has increased domestic violence in Latin America.

Violence against women, children escalates during pandemic

During an online seminar Tuesday, experts explored ways in which the coronavirus has increased domestic violence in Latin America.



Alumna elected to lead Cuban American Bar Association

Miriam Soler Ramos, the city attorney for Coral Gables, who earned both her bachelor’s and juris doctor degrees from the University of Miami, will head the largest minority bar association in Florida.

Alumna elected to lead Cuban American Bar Association

Miriam Soler Ramos, the city attorney for Coral Gables, who earned both her bachelor’s and juris doctor degrees from the University of Miami, will head the largest minority bar association in Florida.



Researchers aim to end Miami’s HIV epidemic

From the farm fields of south Miami-Dade County to the corner stores in Liberty City, researchers are pursuing novel approaches to halt new infections of HIV in different at-risk communities.

Researchers aim to end Miami’s HIV epidemic

From the farm fields of south Miami-Dade County to the corner stores in Liberty City, researchers are pursuing novel approaches to halt new infections of HIV in different at-risk communities.