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Knowing how and when to intervene as a bystander isn’t so clear cut

One weekend in April, my boyfriend and I were relaxing on the rooftop of a Miami Beach hotel. People were mostly sitting around and having drinks at the bar, but one pair of 20-something-year-old wome...

Pictures to take in your first 100 days at the U

Your first semester at the U goes by fast—don’t forget to snap some pics along the way. Here are some must-see moments and Insta-worthy shots to get you through your first 100 days. This story or...

How did UM deal with Irma?

It’s been nearly a year since South Florida, including the University of Miami, was ravaged by Hurricane Irma, leading to a disrupted fall 2017 academic calendar and extensive recovery efforts. Months...

Not ‘Too Good’ for you: Drake makes surprise visit to campus

With a $50,000 scholarship for a University of Miami student, a $10,000 donation to a Frost School of Music outreach program, and a surprise campus performance to film a music video, Drake is way “too...

Note to parents: Say goodbye with smiles

Vincent Quaglia still remembers his mom helping him move to campus four years ago from Lindenhurst, New York, to start his freshman year. “She introduced herself to all my floormates and repeatedly...

There’s no place like home – but your residential college room can co...

For incoming students, trying to condense 18 years’ worth of possessions into an 8-by-10 foot living space can be just as challenging as moving away from home. Dorm rooms often feel cramped, especi...

Resident assistants ready to welcome U

Noor Khaled was scrolling on her phone when an interesting email popped up. “Congratulations,” it said. “I immediately ran to my friend, Sam, who was in my room at the time,” said Khaled, a rising ...

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