Making Waves in Shark Research

Attorney’s planned gift to support F.I.N.S., attract girls to marine science
Jeanne V. Rowlee, Esq., has been fascinated by sharks since she was a little girl in New Jersey, watching Jacques Cousteau documentaries and perusing pictures of sharks in the …

By Katy Hennig
Katy Hennig Director, Communication and Digital Strategist
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Making a Film: a Familial Partnership

Siblings team up to co-write and co-produce a new film

From a performance of Grease and a middle school production of The Wizard of Oz, to plays at the Ring Theatre, Rachel and Robert “Bobby” Eddy are no strangers to being on stage together.

By Nastasia Boulos
Nastasia Boulos Administrative Assistant
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Nancy H. Bailey Strengthens Miami Herbert’s Marketing Program

Grateful Alumna Strengthens Miami Herbert’s Marketing Program with Commitment to Endow Chair and Scholarship

Crediting the education she received from the University of Miami Herbert Business School (MBS) for powering her successful career, alumna Nancy Harris Bailey, B.B.A. ’66, is demonstrating her …

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Raul Midón – Songwriter and Solo-Performance Artist

Songwriter and solo-performance artist brings distinctive style back to the University of Miami for an exclusive concert during Alumni Weekend 2019.

A sound all his own, Raul Midón, B.M. ’90, builds textures and tones into his colorful solo performances.

Midón shares …

By Katy Hennig
Katy Hennig Director, Communication and Digital Strategist
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Dr. Maria Abreu one of three pioneering physician-scientists awarded 2019 Sherman Prize

Dr. Maria Abreu one of three pioneering physician-scientists awarded 2019 Sherman Prize

For her relentless work advancing novel research and treatments to understand the environmental and immunological triggers of inflammatory bowel disease, Maria Abreu, M.D.’90, director of the University of …

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1 CITYCLUB

Alfonso Maraver, M.B.A.’18, and Matt Wigler, B.M.’15, M.B.A.’18, want to encourage Miami residents to take advantage of the city’s highly-rated dining scene.

This is the basis behind their new venture, 1 CITYCLUB, a membership-based service that provides discounted prices to …

By Nastasia Boulos
Nastasia Boulos Administrative Assistant
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Exquisito Chocolates

Craft chocolate arrives in Little Havana

At the edge of Little Havana, below a painted ‘We Make Chocolate’ sign and in a space that used to be Catholic relics shop, is a dessert lover’s paradise: Exquisito Chocolates, Miami’s first craft …

By Nastasia Boulos
Nastasia Boulos Administrative Assistant
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Caribé Juice

As a student at the University of Miami, Luis Solis, B.S.B.A. ’11, missed the kinds of juices he had grown accustomed to drinking in his native Dominican Republic—fresh, flavorful juices made daily from the island’s wide variety of fruits.

But …

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Nastasia Boulos Administrative Assistant
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Shoot My Travel

Valerie Lopez, B.S.C. ’14, has the solution to your travel photography concerns: instead of selfie sticks and blurry photos taken by strangers, she offers professional photographers, on demand, wherever you are.

Lopez is co-founder and CEO of Shoot My Travel, a company …

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Nastasia Boulos Administrative Assistant
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‘Cane Biz: Alumni-Owned and Operated Businesses

We are proud to showcase the ‘Cane economic footprint across Florida and the nation in a new interactive map of businesses owned and operated by UM alumni.

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Browse by industry or alphabetical listing for businesses near you and discover …

By Sarah Seavey
Sarah Seavey Alumni Career Service
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