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In this season of gratitude, all of us at the University of Miami and the Alumni Association are thankful for you. We wish you a happy Thanksgiving and joyous holiday season.


Go ’Canes!


Pat Whitely, Ed.D. ’94
Senior Vice President, Student Affairs and Alumni Engagement
Maribel Perez Wadsworth, B.S.C. ’93
President, University of Miami Alumni Association
Erica Arroyo, B.S.C. ’03, M.A.L.S. ’08

Associate Vice President, Engagement

Giving Day 2023

President’s Report illuminates emerging possibilities

As the University of Miami approaches its 100th anniversary in 2025, we are sharply focused on emerging from our first century and into our second century as a global university.

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’Canes for life

Why being a ’Cane means so much

Sarah Sluka, this year’s Homecoming Executive Committee chair, and her sister Heather Sluka tell the stories of how their parents met on the campus they now call home.

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Homecoming photo albums
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William Hector, B.A. ’15

Award-winning playwright found inspiration at the U

William Hector, B.A. ’15, reflects on the people, passions, and university that helped shape his recent award-winning immersive play, G7: 2070.


Celebrating life, love, and music

For Diane, B.A. ’99, and Dan Hennelly, the University of Miami has served as the backdrop to their love story. Now they are enshrining their story with a gift to the Knight Center for Music Innovation.

For Diane, B.A. ’99, and Dan Hennelly

The University honors and celebrates ’Canes veterans

Canes veterans

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center receives record $10.5 million raised during DCC XIII

new commercial

’Canes kicker Andy Borregales is on a mission to inspire youth to dream big

Hurricane men's soccer

Last Call!

Nominations for the 2024 University of Miami 30 Under 30 close on December 1, 2023. Don’t miss out—nominate a young ’Cane today!

Do you have a future ’Cane in the family?

The Summer Scholars Program provides high school sophomores and juniors an exciting opportunity to explore their academic passions and get a taste of college life. Alumni are eligible for a $500 tuition waiver. Use code FUTURECANE for $25 off the application fee. More information is available here.

November 18 + 24 | Times vary

Football Game Watches

Are you ready for some Hurricane Football? Join fellow ’Canes and friends across the country this fall to support our student athletes and cheer for your Miami Hurricanes. And ’Canes in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties have access to discounted tickets to watch home games at Hard Rock Stadium.  Gather up your orange and green gear and get ready to have some fun. Go ’Canes!

Coming up: Louisville (November 18) | at Boston College (November 24)

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November 24 | 9 – 11:30 a.m.

Boston ’Canes Community Tailgate Brunch

Join fellow ’Canes in Boston to cheer on the Miami Hurricanes as they take on the Boston College Eagles. This morning tailgate party, hosted by the Boston ’Canes Community Volunteer Leadership team, will feature an extensive breakfast buffet.

December 3 | starts at 5:30 p.m.

Winter Wonderful

If you are in Miami in early December, kick off the holiday season in style with the Frost School of Music’s annual holiday dinner and gala. Proceeds benefit the Donna E. Shalala MusicReach Program, which provides scholarships for undergraduate MusicReach mentors who use music to connect with underserved teens in our community.

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