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Where in the World is Miami Wednesday: Meet an International Student from Nepal
Pranshu and his broomball team after winning the championship game.Meet Aayush, a senior international student from Nepal. He's majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Physics.
UniDiversity Festival 2021 Returns to Uptown Parks
UniDiversity Festival 2021 promises a return to the exuberant feel of the past, but partners and participants always find different ways to enjoy the festivities every year.
Global Initiatives Staff Invited to Present at Fall Conferences
Global Initiatives staff will present at 3rd annual Across the Divide Conference, NAFSA, and Lilly Conference held this fall.
10 Tips for Communicating Across Cultures
International Student and Scholar Services expects new and returning international students from more than 60 different countries to arrive on campus soon. To help welcome them to campus, here are some tips for communicating across cultures.
Pair of Miami University studies assesses COVID-19 interventions and vaccine efficacy
Led by Philippe Giabbanelli, associate professor of computer science and software engineering, and Junjiang Li '21, computer science and software engineering major, the studies used computer simulations to study the impact of each possible set of interventions on the number of potential COVID-19 cases.
Meet the 2021 SOULS
The orientation process is largely virtual again this year, with some improvements over last year. While orientation continues to evolve, the Student Orientation Undergraduate Leaders (SOULs) remain a cornerstone of the orientation experience. Meet the 28 student leaders who will be leading the process this summer.
CAS students tackle interdisciplinary COVID-19 research at Miami's annual Undergraduate Research Forum
The 27th Annual Undergraduate Research Forum, held on April 21 over Zoom, featured over 500 Miami student researchers giving a total of 220 presentations. With support from their faculty mentors, students presented their year-long research projects that were conducted in a variety of disciplines and approaches, such as community projects, independent studies, service-learning projects, and creative projects.
Fulbright Student grantees cultivate experience abroad amid pandemic
Five Miami alumni share their experiences as Fulbrighters during the pandemic (The Miami Student, April 3, 2021)