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New collaboration between University and NOAA sparks climate research advances

The University of Miami-NOAA Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies will advance research in areas such as weather and climate observations and the restoration of marine resources.

Health and Medicine

University is planning its vaccine distribution strategy

Leaders are poised to inoculate front-line health care workers once the first COVID-19 vaccines are available.

Giving Back

Citizens Board shines light on inspiring student projects

For 23 years, the Changemakers Student Fund has supported innovative projects across the U that propel change and engage the community in meaningful ways.

Alumni Authors

A ’Canes guide to holiday reading

Cozy up this holiday season with books by fellow ’Canes.


Alumni Wins

Alumna part of Biden’s all-women communications team

Frost faculty and alumni garner ten GRAMMY® award nominations

Experiential learning prompts double ’Cane to dive into his own business

Volunteering to Lead: Deborah Moskowitz, B.S. '94

Lauryn Williams' letter to her freshman self

Chicken parmesan for the soul: Cooking with an alumnus


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Earn your Turnover Chain

Like our spirited University of Miami football team, the Turnover Chain represents how ’Canes dig deep, with grit and teamwork, to overcome any obstacle. Here’s your chance to show your ’Canes spirit, lend your support and earn your very own limited-edition replica Turnover Chain.

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Join the Young Alumni Leaders Council

As some of the University of Miami’s most dedicated advocates, young alumni – those who have graduated in the last ten years – represent our Alumni Association’s future. By serving on the Young Alumni Leaders Council, you can help advance the University’s mission. Nominate yourself or someone else today.

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A new way to give

Are you looking for a way to benefit the University of Miami both now and in the future? The recently launched University of Miami Donor Advised Fund (DAF) is a great new way to formalize your support and commitment to the U and other qualified charities.

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It’s been a wild year, but there were still some happy surprises with our new ’Canes Class Crash series. Watch as ’Canes, including 14-time MLB All-Star Alex Rodriguez, HON. ’04, former NFL quarterback Gino Torretta, B.B.A. ’91, and Broadway performer Omar Lopez-Cepero, B.M. ’04, return (virtually) to the U classrooms to surprise some lucky students.


Upcoming Events


3:30 pm

Miami Hurricanes vs. North Carolina


1:00 pm

The Art of Mindfulness


6:30 pm

Dallas/Ft. Worth ’Canes Community Virtual Social Hour


2:00 pm

Coffee with a ’Cane - Mind and Body: Health During The Holidays and Pandemic


8:00 pm

Frost Superband Annual Holiday Concert


Events are listed in Eastern Standard Time (EST). For a complete list of events open to alumni, please see here.


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