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Events

Wednesday, April 22

ETD Deadline to Submit Full Draft for Formatting Review

By the date noted, the student must submit to the Associate Director of Programs of the Graduate School for review the full draft of a thesis, dissertation, doctoral essay, or lecture recital essay draft consisting of (1) unnumbered front matter; (2) lower-case Roman numeral page number front matter; and (3) chapters, references, appendices, etc., formatted per Graduate School formatting guidelines. The main content of the full draft due on this day is expected to be final. Students may...

Intramural: Sports Movie Bracket

Intramural: Sports Movie Bracket (this is a past event)

Help us decide the greatest sports movie, ever created. We will be selecting one random voter to win a free intramural shirt

15 Minute Meditation for Inner Peace and Happiness

Join us for this guided meditation sessions, facilitated by Lunthita Duthely, EdD MS RYT-200 Dr. Duthely is a Research Assistant Professor with University of Miami School of Medicine, and a certified yoga and meditation instructor. She has been teaching meditation for more than 25 years. The meditation techniques are based on the “Path of the Heart” philosophy of Meditation Master Sri Chinmoy.

Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

Earth Day Plant-Based Cook-Off (this is a past event)

DAY LONG EVENT! Show us your cooking skills in the Earth Day Plant-Based Cook-Off hosted by Plant-based Canes! Post your plant-based cooking creations on Instagram using the hashtag #UMplantbasedfortheplanet and tag @plantbasedcanes and @umdining anytime before 6:30 EST on April 22nd to be entered.

Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

Hug the Lake! (this is a past event)

DAY LONG EVENT! Campus community members and alumni are encouraged to share their favorite photo of Lake Osceola on social media and to tag 5 friends to encourage them to do the same. Tag @umbutlercenter on Instagram and @William R. Butler Center for Volunteer Service and Leadership Development on Facebook. Remember to use the hashtag #hugthelake2020, so we can see your posts.

Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

DAY LONG EVENT! Write an open letter to a 2070 University of Miami Student on Earth Day, and tell them your hopes for your (and their) future. https://cortadaprojects.org/projects/um-earth-day-2020/participate

The Power of Online Teaching

The Power of Online Teaching (this is a past event)

Led by April Macadangdang, Senior Instructional Designer, DLI Topics Include: Exploring the Three Facets of Online Teaching Building a Virtual Support Community Maximizing the Online Course Experience Every Monday and Wednesday until May 6, 2020 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. To help the University faculty create online courses that engage learners, the Division of Continuing and International Education's Distance Learning Institute (DLI) launched the DLI Online Course Development Series. The...

9am
Virtual Event
UThrift at the Well ‘Canes Marketplace

Donate and pick up items for free at the weekly UThrift pop-up at the Farmer's Market! Hosted by: UThrift Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/5556061

UThrift at the Well ‘Canes Marketplace

Donate and pick up items for free at the weekly UThrift pop-up at the Farmer's Market! Hosted by: UThrift Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/5556057

UThrift at the Well ‘Canes Marketplace

Donate and pick up items for free at the weekly UThrift pop-up at the Farmer's Market! Hosted by: UThrift Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/5556062

Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

Whenever Humanity goes through an existential crisis, Art has been the way through which we have been able to cope, understand, heal and bring light to the World. The COVID-19 pandemic is no different. Each of our panelists has been addressing in some fashion the relationship between Art and Public Health, between Art and Climate Change, between Art and its unique way of deepening our connection to Nature. They will shed their sensible light on those difficult questions. Moderator: Maha...

Make Your Online Content Accessible: The Fundamentals

Make Your Online Content Accessible: The Fundamentals Led by Catherine Dowman, Instructional Designer, DLI Every Wednesday and Friday until May 8, 2020 11 a.m. to noon To help the University faculty create online courses that engage learners, the Division of Continuing and International Education's Distance Learning Institute (DLI) launched the DLI Online Course Development Series. The series offers open forums that focus on transitioning to a successful online learning model. Our...

11am
Virtual Event
Virtual Earth Week

Virtual Earth Week (this is a past event)

In honor of Earth Day's 50th anniversary, The University of Miami is hosting its first-ever, virtual Earth Week celebration from April 18 to April 24 and is counting on your participation. Tune in and be part of the week-long celebration that brings together inspirational conversations from the University Community to explore the future of the University and the planet. To attend a talk or event, you will need to download Zoom, a free remote conferencing platform. When it is time for the...

11am
Virtual Event
UCatholic Meeting

Canceled: UCatholic Meeting (this is a past event)

We are a community of college students seeking the truth, beauty, and goodness of Christ in Miami and beyond. Join the adventure with us!

Lunchtime Dialogues with Dean Prado

Lunchtime Dialogues with Dean Prado (this is a past event)

Join us for a second lunchtime session via Zoom with Dean Guillermo "Willy" Prado from the Graduate School, moderated by GSA President, Alvaro Ruiz. Tune in to share your thoughts, ask questions, or simply connect with the graduate community during this time of distancing. Register here

12pm
Virtual Event
Vinyasa Yoga

Canceled: Vinyasa Yoga (this is a past event)

Vinyasa Yoga: Vinyasa means “breath synchronized with movement” and will harness the power of breath to flow through movements for the entire class. Finish with a relaxation that will leave you refreshed and renewed.

Virtual Culture Pop-Up: Experience Haiti

Planet Kreyol shares insight about the Haitian culture! Hosted by: Multicultural Student Affairs, Planet Kreyol- Haitian Student Organization Additional Information can be found at: https://miami.campuslabs.com/engage/event/5684532

12pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

Hug the Lake! Alma Mater performance (this is a past event)

The Butler Center for Service and Leadership invites you to enjoy the University of Miami Alma Mater in honor of Lake Osceola and Earth Day. The Alma Mater will be sung by one of the Frost School of Music’s talented students. Time: 12:10 p.m. Link: @umbutlercenter on Instagram and @William R. Butler Center for Volunteer Service and Leadership Development on Facebook

**CANCELLED** Masterclass with pianist Misha Dichter

**CANCELLED** Misha Dichter, piano Misha Dichter is a brilliant pianist who has performed and recorded extensively as a solo artist, in chamber music settings and with some of the great orchestras in the world. Here’s a chance to not only hear great musical advice, but also witness some fabulous young pianists perform for a master teacher. **CANCELLED**

**CANCELLED** Masterclass with pianist Misha Dichter

**CANCELLED** Misha Dichter, piano Misha Dichter is a brilliant pianist who has performed and recorded extensively as a solo artist, in chamber music settings and with some of the great orchestras in the world. Here’s a chance to not only hear great musical advice, but also witness some fabulous young pianists perform for a master teacher. **CANCELLED**

Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

Bosey Foote Award (this is a past event)

Roberta “Bosey” Fulbright Foote came to Miami in 1981, when her husband, Edward T. “Tad” Foote II, became the fourth president of the University of Miami. While President Foote set his sights on building the University’s academic and financial strengths, Bosey set hers on growing its natural beauty. She knew that the setting must contribute to the institution’s mission. UM President Julio Frenk is pleased to present the Roberta “Bosey” Fulbright Foote Prize in her honor to a member of the UM...

Online Course Development Best Practices: Discussion and Q&A

Led by Johnny Orr, Ed.D., Assistant Director, DLI Every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday until May 8, 2020 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. To help the University faculty create online courses that engage learners, the Division of Continuing and International Education's Distance Learning Institute (DLI) launched the DLI Online Course Development Series. The series offers open forums that focus on transitioning to a successful online learning model. Our instructional designers are available to answer...

1pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

Between clear, pollution-free skies in Asia, pristine canals in Venice or wildlife roaming in the streets of Denver, social media could lead us to think that the Planet is recovering while we are confining. But is this reflecting the reality of the whole picture? Is social distancing really having an impact on our ecological footprint? Those are the many questions you will have a chance to ask our faculty who have been working on Resilience and Sustainability all their life. Moderator:...

UM Libraries Presents:Mindfulness Online

Join us for mindfulness sessions to cultivate calm and focus. These 45-minute sessions will introduce the fundamentals of mindfulness with periods of guided practice and opportunities for reflection and questions. The sessions will be led by Kelly Miller, a librarian who is completing her practicum in the Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certification Program (a two-year training program for teaching awareness and compassion-based practices), or a guest teacher. Co-sponsored by the UM...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Mindfulness Session

Virtual Mindfulness Session (this is a past event)

The sessions are led by Kelly Miller, a librarian who is completing her practicum in the Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Certification Program (a two-year training program for teaching awareness and compassion-based practices), or a guest teacher. Co-sponsored by the UM School of Law and UMindfulness, these free sessions are open to the UM community. Each session is hosted using Zoom. We recommend that you connect to each session ten minutes prior to its start time to test your connection and...

4pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

This panel aims to highlight how notable members of our local community define sustainability and use tools such as science, communication, art, and business to facilitate this definition on various scales. Panelists: Patrick Rynne, CEO, and founder of Waterlust; Rachel Silverstein, Executive Director of Miami Waterkeeper; Reverend Houston Cypress, Board of Directors for Love the Everglades Movement; Victoria Cassar, Artist and Science Communicator; Alison Bauer, Marketing Manager, Hungry...

Want to learn how to build your own garden?

COVID-19 has made us acutely aware of the fragility of our globalized system. Many people realize that not relying on massive imports of goods and trying to produce locally might be the best way to prevent hardship. It is also one of the solutions advocated by many to fix our climate crisis. That is especially true regarding the food distribution system. Project Draw Down from Dr. Paul Hawken has listed the solutions to Climate Change. Ranking in the top 20 is urban gardening. In what sense...

Work it Out Wednesdays

Work it Out Wednesdays (this is a past event)

A 20 minute session focused on finding interactive ways to work through your quarantine anxiety/stress through movement, journaling, and live Q&A. Every Wednesday at 5PM. Zoom link: ZOOM.US/J/603142234

5pm
Virtual Event
CANCELLED University of Miami Baseball at FGCU

CANCELLED University of Miami Baseball at FGCU TV: Youtube Radio: WVUM 90.5 FM Streaming Audio: https://www.wvum.org/web-player https://hurricanesports.com/calendar.aspx?id=17076

Earth Day Plant-Based Cook-Off

Earth Day Plant-Based Cook-Off (this is a past event)

Show us your cooking skills in the Earth Day Plant-Based Cook-Off hosted by Plant-Based Canes! Post your cooking creations on Instagram using the hashtag #UMplantbasedfortheplanet and tag @plantbasedcanes and @umdining anytime before 6:30 EST on April 22nd to be entered. During this time of quarantine, get creative with what you have at home and try something new! If possible, incorporate leafy greens, legumes, grains, vegetables, fruits, and healthy fats to achieve a well-balanced...

**CANCELLED** Frost University Band

**CANCELLED** Frost University Band (this is a past event)

**CANCELLED** Tina DiMeglio, F. Mack Wood, and Jeffrey Summer, graduate conductors Led by graduate conductors, the Frost University Band presents a program of new and usual works. **CANCELLED**

**CANCELLED** Frost University Band

**CANCELLED** Frost University Band (this is a past event)

**CANCELLED** Tina DiMeglio, F. Mack Wood, and Jeffrey Summer, graduate conductors Led by graduate conductors, the Frost University Band presents a program of new and usual works. **CANCELLED**

Virtual Earth Week, April 18-24, 2020

A decade after AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow - up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Terri Robar, Librarian and Associate Professor at the University of Miami will introduce the movie and the fabulous...

Green Day's American Idiot

Green Day's American Idiot (this is a past event)

BUY TICKETS Music by Green Day; Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong. Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer We end our season with a high-octane electric-rock musical with a strong social message. Based on Green Day’s Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum album, this energy-fueled rock opera features little dialogue and instead relies on the lyrics of Green Day’s albums to execute the story line of three disgruntled men as they flee the constraints of their hometown for the thrills of...

Green Day's American Idiot

Canceled: Green Day's American Idiot (this is a past event)

BUY TICKETS Music by Green Day; Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong. Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer We end our season with a high-octane electric-rock musical with a strong social message. Based on Green Day’s Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum album, this energy-fueled rock opera features little dialogue and instead relies on the lyrics of Green Day’s albums to execute the story line of three disgruntled men as they flee the constraints of their hometown for the thrills of...

Green Day's American Idiot

Green Day's American Idiot (this is a past event)

BUY TICKETS Music by Green Day; Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong. Book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer We end our season with a high-octane electric-rock musical with a strong social message. Based on Green Day’s Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum album, this energy-fueled rock opera features little dialogue and instead relies on the lyrics of Green Day’s albums to execute the story line of three disgruntled men as they flee the constraints of their hometown for the thrills of...

Quarantine Quiz Show

Quarantine Quiz Show (this is a past event)

Join our friends from Rec Without Borders every Wednesday at 8pm EST for a trivia night on Twitch. Participate for a chance to win swag from different schools around the country! Open to students, faculty and staff.

HP & CAC Present: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

When it's discovered that the evil Emperor Palpatine did not die at the hands of Darth Vader, the rebels must race against the clock to find out his whereabouts. Finn and Poe lead the Resistance to put a stop to the First Order's plans to form a new Empire, while Rey anticipates her inevitable confrontation with Kylo Ren. Free screening to all with priority seating given to UM students and staff with a valid Cane ID. Hosted by: Cinematic Arts Commission, Hurricane Productions Additional...

Abhinaya

Canceled: Abhinaya (this is a past event)

UMiami Abhinaya promotes Indian culture by means of the 8 official classical dance forms (Kuchipudi, Bharatanatyam, Mohiniyattam, Kathak, Odissi, Kathakali, Manipuri and Sattriya). By unifying the members of different backgrounds, we will choreograph and compete in the intercollegiate, competitive, Indian Classical Dane circuit.

Wednesday, April 22