Topic: Social Impact

‘Big Election Course’ tackles timely political issues

Political science faculty members prepare to teach students the ins and outs of American politics during an election year—and a pandemic.

‘Big Election Course’ tackles timely political issues

Political science faculty members prepare to teach students the ins and outs of American politics during an election year—and a pandemic.


Scholarship program puts career dreams of more diverse nurses in reach

The School of Nursing and Health Studies has received renewed federal funding to increase the number of primary care nurse practitioners for minority populations.

Scholarship program puts career dreams of more diverse nurses in reach

The School of Nursing and Health Studies has received renewed federal funding to increase the number of primary care nurse practitioners for minority populations.



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.



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.

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.




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.


‘Big Election Course’ tackles big political issues

Political science faculty prepare to teach students the ins and outs of American politics during an election year—and a pandemic.

‘Big Election Course’ tackles big political issues

Political science faculty prepare to teach students the ins and outs of American politics during an election year—and a pandemic.