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Despite rising COVID-19 infection rates in South Florida, the University of Miami will open its doors for in-person classes on Aug. 23 after announcing updated safety protocols to prevent the spread of the Delta variant.

University of Miami faculty and students respond to crisis in Cuba

An ongoing struggle for liberty in Cuba has spurred an outpouring of support for Cuban demonstrators from the University of Miami community.

UM administrators confident Greek Life can return to normal this year

After a long year of remote events and disciplinary action, the Dean of Students Office is optimistic that Greek life on campus will begin the transition back to normality this fall.

UM graduate set to release film ‘Arjun’

Director Sunny Bhatia is launching his career on May 2 with the first screening of his 48-minute film “Arjun” at UM’s Cosford Cinema.

UM Alternative Breaks hosts day of service

48 UM student volunteers came together on April 17 to give back to the community with UM Alternative Breaks at the organizations first in-person event of the year.

Study abroad planned to resume fall 2021

With the promise of COVID-19 vaccines, the UM study abroad office looks to resume abroad programs in the fall.

Student partners with Butler Center to create new leadership opportunity

Canes Ignite, a student-founded mentorship program, aims to make the path to student leadership easier.

Black student leaders petition for Black Cultural Center on campus

A petition started by Black student leaders calling for a Black Culture Center on the University of Miami’s campus has been circulating among students. The petition has received more than 1,500 signatures as of March 24.

UM plans for in-person 2021 commencement this spring

As administration prepares for an in-person commencement at the end of this spring, graduating seniors and attendees should expect changes from years prior.

Toppel’s annual career fair to take place virtually on Wednesday

The annual Career Expo is taking place on a virtual Handshake platform this Wednesday, Feb. 24 from 1 to 5 p.m., bringing more than 50 employers to students.

Rachel Apodaca