FALL 2020

ADVANCING SOLUTIONS FOR A MORE JUST AND RESILIENT WORLD ADVANCING SOLUTIONS FOR A MORE JUST AND RESILIENT WORLD

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Dean Bachas MessageBuilding a stronger, more resilient College

Even as the COVID pandemic continues to change the world, it is accelerating innovation and new ways of thinking across multiple endeavors and institutions, higher education among them. The College is embracing these opportunities as we deliver quality education, produce leading-edge research to solve global challenges, and prepare the next generation of leaders.

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We are adapting novel technologies to enhance our classrooms, providing transformative student learning experiences, advancing research and scholarship across disciplines, and fostering resilient communities on and off campus, locally and globally.

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FEATURE STORIES

ADDRESSING INEQUITIES

A&S faculty make vital contributions to the national conversation on fairness and inclusion.
Racial inequality continues to haunt American society, 155 years after the 13th Amendment outlawed slavery in 1865. These racial disparities are evident in many fields, limiting access to quality education, healthcare, and professional career opportunities.
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VULNERABILITY AND COVID-19 IN MIAMI-DADE

Health geographer maps the connection between COVID-19 and the county’s most socially disadvantaged.
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COVID, MEET CULTURE AND COMMUNITY

Lowe Art Museum maintains lively programming amid pandemic
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SEEDING KNOWLEDGE

Botanical studies bloom within new UM Arboretum greenhouse.
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PIONEERING PROGRESS

Abigail Adeleke leads the U’s first all-female student executive branch
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TIES THAT BIND

A&S alumnus Robert G. Finizio, a successful businessman in the pharmaceutical industry, shares fond memories of his time at the “U”
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MINING DATA TO FUEL DISCOVERY

Signal processing study promises to spur vital insights
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AN HONORABLE RECOGNITION

UM mathematician receives James W. McLamore Outstanding Service Award
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EXPANDING SCHOLARSHIP AND RESEARCH ON SOUTH AMERICA

New interdisciplinary initiative seeks to create the foremost center for scientific research about Brazil.
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TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT THE GENOME

With a $1.82 million award, University of Miami computer scientist plans to reconstruct and analyze the super-resolution 3D structure of the genome
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BEING SMART ON CRIME BY BEING SMARTER ON PEOPLE

Alex Piquero is the new Chair of the College's Sociology Department.
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HEARING TEST MAY DETECT AUTISM IN NEWBORNS

University of Miami and Harvard Medical School researchers are tweaking a standard hearing test to help detect autism at a very early age.
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RESILIENCE IS THE KEY TO OUR ONGOING SUCCESS

THE COLLEGE’S ACADEMIC DEPARTMENTS AND PROGRAMS CONTINUE TO GRAPPLE WITH COVID-RELATED CHALLENGES. WITH YOUR HELP WE CAN BETTER PROTECT OUR STUDENTS, STAFF AND FACULTY.
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