Topic: Social Impact

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.



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.




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.


Early end to census may have implications for Florida

The Supreme Court’s ruling that effectively ends the 2020 Census may jeopardize federal funds to Florida and other states and shift key legislative apportionment, according to a constitutional law expert.

Early end to census may have implications for Florida

The Supreme Court’s ruling that effectively ends the 2020 Census may jeopardize federal funds to Florida and other states and shift key legislative apportionment, according to a constitutional law expert.