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'Canes News

On the Road: December Europe Tour

Europe TourIn early December, the UM Alumni Association is headed to Madrid and London in early December to host the first ever International Distinguished Alumni Lecture Series. The events will feature two notable alumni and bring together 'Canes regionally for an evening networking reception. UMAA will also host a separate alumni and parents reception in Zurich. Learn more about and RSVP.

CaneFunder: Support a Cause That Matters

CaneFunder'Canes have four new ways to support the University of Miami. The UM Office of Annual Giving launched new CaneFunder Campaigns to raise money for scholarships, the Frost Band of the Hour, and technologies that enhance hands-on learning. The crowdfunding platform makes it easy to show your support for a cause that matters, and follow along as the campaign approaches the funding goal. Learn more.

Save the Date: Presidential Inauguration Set for Jan. 29

The entire 'Cane community will officially celebrate the inauguration of the University's sixth President, Julio Frenk, on January 29. The celebration will include lectures and exhibits, ’Cane Talks, the Inauguration Ceremony themed “Charting the Course to Our New Century," and more.

The UM Alumni Association will offer a variety of ways for alumni to participate both virtually and in-person, including ‘Canes Communities Inauguration Tip-off Parties, a celebration of South Florida alumni owned and operated businesses, and National Inauguration Corporate Gatherings. More information will be available soon on how to get connect and participate. Visit the Inauguration website.

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Alumni Weekend and Homecoming

Alumni Weekend & Homecoming 2015, Presented by Hialeah Park Racing & Casino

Thanks to all those who attended and helped make the event a success. See photos galleries and read an article recapping the festivities. Did you attend? Share your feedback in the short survey.


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