Stories with 'university of miami' tag

World Happiness Summit 2018

The World Happiness SummitTM, an inclusive event produced and organized by WOHASU LLC, is the 1st global forum created to expose individuals to the practical implementations of the science of happiness. The Summit unites leading experts in positive psychology, government, sustainability, economics, mindfulness, technology, business and media with the general public to discuss, engage and […]

/ December 6, 2017


Oskar’s at Space Presents Bridges and Clouds: Meditations on Immigrant Life

Bridges and Clouds: Meditations on Immigrant Life is a personal meditation on identity: as an immigrant who came to the US as a child or youth and as an adult who has come to know the US as their home now. PERFORMANCES Bridges and Clouds: Meditation on Immigrant Life Composed and Conducted by Diego Melgar […]

/ February 16, 2018


Here’s how our iconic Miami landmarks are recovering after Irma

What the damage and clean-up processes have been like for a few of Miami’s iconic spots.

/ September 20, 2017


Miami, meet your local shark wranglers.

Just miles off Key Biscayne, a ragtag crew wrestles with a 500-pound shark. This is shark tagging, and it’s part science, part extreme sport.

/ July 23, 2017


Five things that happened on the Miami startup scene this week

Miami now has a VC-In-Residence, the Knight Foundation makes a big bet on Miami startups, and South Florida moves up a spot on the VC tables.

/ April 7, 2017


University of Miami alum has a Plan to improve student-athletes’ NCAA eligibility

Kelly Pierce hopes to change the trajectory of aspiring college athletes.

/ April 5, 2017


University of Miami and West Grove’s churches team up to fight re-segregation

The churches are the most powerful organization in long marginalized West Grove – and UM’s law school is giving them a megaphone at a critical moment.

/ January 4, 2017


VONA offers space for color in a mostly white industry

VONA’s bringing literary luminaries of color to Miami. Don’t miss your chance to hear them speak.

/ June 28, 2016


So you want to write in Miami?

Check out these great places to tap your inner creative.

/ April 27, 2016


Miami’s got coding game

The tech industry is booming, and with it the demand for coding skills. Fortunately, there are a lot of local options for upping your coding game.

/ March 22, 2016