Nearly 100 students in foster care in Miami-Dade were honored Saturday at a special graduation ceremony.
The University of Miami Athletic Director who oversaw the school’s move from the Big East to the Atlantic Conference has passed way. Paul Dee, who was Miami’s athletic director from 1993 through 2008, died Saturday night at the age of 65.
Carlos Saenz maneuvered his motorized wheel chair along the sidewalk outside the UM Medical School Wednesday, having come back to get an item from the desk he will no longer occupy.
The University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine is about to undergo “significant” cutbacks.
You’ve probably heard of Occupy Miami but Saturday, it was BARKupy Miami that filled Tropical Park with four-legged friends and their owners fighting for the right to vote on laws that would save animals.
Saturday’s win against South Florida made the Miami Hurricanes eligible for a post-season bowl, but those brief hopes were dashed Sunday afternoon when the University said it would not let the team be considered for a bowl game, a response to the ongoing NCAA probe of the football program.
As the Canes prepared to open their season Monday night at Maryland, the faithful were trying to keep a stiff upper lip amid the distraction of an on-going NCAA investigation that could end with severe penalties being imposed on the program.
University of Miami president Donna Shalala has taken to the university’s website to again address the storm that now envelops the athletic department.
“Deeply troubled.” That’s how University of Miami President Donna Shalala said she feels about allegations raised by an NCAA investigation, the results of which could damage the university’s athletic department for years to come.
University of Miami president Donna Shalala has come under fire as the scandal surrounding former booster, and convicted Ponzi schemer, Nevin Shapiro continues to grow.