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When volunteers step up, the U shines brighter

The vibrant spirit of volunteerism lights up every corner of the University of Miami. Our 4,000-plus volunteers exemplify what it means to serve others as they help empower the University community and inspire future generations of ’Canes. As we celebrate National Volunteer Week, we spotlight some of our amazing volunteers and honor all those who have given of their time and talent to make a difference at the U.

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Men’s basketball makes history, memories

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Women’s basketball team ends stellar season

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Come root for the ’Canes and join the Alumni Baseball Pregame Celebration


Renowned journalist, alumnus establishes endowed scholarship


Grateful alumnus pays it forward for future generations

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Celebrating Earth Month at the U

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Cameron Mofid

Taking a leap of faith

Cameron Mofid, B.B.A. ’22, M.B.A. ’22, is just 23 but has already visited 119 countries—a journey that has amplified his advocacy for mental health awareness.


A mind made for science

Chitra Banarjee, B.S. ’20, is well on her way to realizing her dream of a career in the medical sciences, and she credits faculty support and the numerous opportunities at the U for getting her there.

Mitchel Berger, B.M. ’93
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That is the number of ’Canes Communities Final Four watch parties, held in 25 cities around the country, with more than 3,700 alumni and friends cheering on the men’s basketball team.

April 21 | 5:30 p.m. | First Pitch 7 p.m.

Alumni Baseball Pregame Celebration

Calling all ’Canes baseball fans: join your University of Miami Alumni Association as we cheer on the ’Canes against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. As always, a portion of ticket sales supports our student-athletes, both on the field and in the classroom.

April 26 | 6 – 8 p.m.

Women of the U: Reframing Our Roots

Join us for an insightful conversation with University of Miami alumnae in the next installment of Women of the U.

April 28 – 30

’Canes Film Festival

If you are in South Florida at the end of April, come to the Bill Cosford Cinema for premieres of films produced by students in the Department of Cinematic Arts. The event is free and open to the public.

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May 4 | 5 – 7 p.m.

Lavender Celebration

Join us at the Shalala Center Ballroom as we celebrate the achievements of our graduating LGBTQ+ students.

May 10 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Senior Mwambo

The Senior Mwambo Ceremony is an African rite of passage ceremony that marks the transition of Black graduates from their lives at the University of Miami to advanced education and professional careers. Alumni are welcome to join us as we celebrate these newest graduates.

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May 11 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Graduating Legacy Reception

Are you an alum with a graduating ’Cane in the family? Join us at The Rathskeller on the Coral Gables campus as we congratulate and recognize graduating legacy students and their families.

October 27 + 28 | Save the dates

Alumni Weekend and Homecoming 2023

Mark your calendars and join us as the Miami Hurricanes take on the University of Virginia Cavaliers. Stay tuned for details!

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