Topic: People and Community

COVID-19 vaccination opt-in available to University students

UHealth will be receiving vaccines from the State of Florida designated for students beginning Monday, April 12. Those who are interested in receiving the vaccine must opt in through CaneLink as soon as possible.

COVID-19 vaccination opt-in available to University students

UHealth will be receiving vaccines from the State of Florida designated for students beginning Monday, April 12. Those who are interested in receiving the vaccine must opt in through CaneLink as soon as possible.


Heading back to the office? Get your pets ready for the change

Philosophy chair Mark Rowlands, who has written a range of books exploring animal sensitivity and awareness, reminds us that keeping our pet’s routine in mind as we transition back to the office may well preserve peace in the household and prevent ruffling any fur.

Heading back to the office? Get your pets ready for the change

Philosophy chair Mark Rowlands, who has written a range of books exploring animal sensitivity and awareness, reminds us that keeping our pet’s routine in mind as we transition back to the office may well preserve peace in the household and prevent ruffling any fur.



Dedication memorializes Holocaust victims

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, UM Hillel, the University’s Jewish student organization, hosted a name-reading ceremony on campus to honor the children who died during the World War II genocide.

Dedication memorializes Holocaust victims

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, UM Hillel, the University’s Jewish student organization, hosted a name-reading ceremony on campus to honor the children who died during the World War II genocide.



Frenk receives honorary doctoral degree

For “his work as an extraordinary health practitioner, scientist, politician, academic, and a truly model citizen in the Americas,” the University president was lauded by The University of the West Indies.

Frenk receives honorary doctoral degree

For “his work as an extraordinary health practitioner, scientist, politician, academic, and a truly model citizen in the Americas,” the University president was lauded by The University of the West Indies.




‘Intense life experiences’ drive student’s creativity

Jasmine Ortiz, a junior majoring in muscianship, artistry development, and entrepreneurship, hopes to one day merge her passion for music with her love for advocacy.

‘Intense life experiences’ drive student’s creativity

Jasmine Ortiz, a junior majoring in muscianship, artistry development, and entrepreneurship, hopes to one day merge her passion for music with her love for advocacy.


Recipients of inaugural racial justice grants announced

As part of President Julio Frenk’s ongoing commitment to combat institutionalized and systemic anti-Black racism on campus and in South Florida, the Office of Civic and Community Engagement, Multicultural Student Affairs, and the Butler Center for Service and Leadership launched the Racial Justice Pilot Grant Program.

Recipients of inaugural racial justice grants announced

As part of President Julio Frenk’s ongoing commitment to combat institutionalized and systemic anti-Black racism on campus and in South Florida, the Office of Civic and Community Engagement, Multicultural Student Affairs, and the Butler Center for Service and Leadership launched the Racial Justice Pilot Grant Program.




'Unplug and Connect' with peers this Wellness Wednesday

Following a successful Wellness Wednesday last month, this April 14 students can again enjoy a break from classes and engage in safe on-campus activities.

'Unplug and Connect' with peers this Wellness Wednesday

Following a successful Wellness Wednesday last month, this April 14 students can again enjoy a break from classes and engage in safe on-campus activities.


School Library Month boosts awareness

Charles Eckman, the University’s top librarian, discusses topics relevant to his occupation and elevates knowledge about the profession.

School Library Month boosts awareness

Charles Eckman, the University’s top librarian, discusses topics relevant to his occupation and elevates knowledge about the profession.




Research identifies gender bias in estimation of patients’ pain

A new study suggests that when men and women express the same amount of hurt, women’s pain is considered less intense based on stereotypes.

Research identifies gender bias in estimation of patients’ pain

A new study suggests that when men and women express the same amount of hurt, women’s pain is considered less intense based on stereotypes.