Stories of U Videos

Stories of U is a University of Miami Alumni Association campaign celebrating the individual and collective experiences of our alumni, their family, and their friends.

To share your story, visit or contact:
Benjamin Leis, B.S.C. ’04
Development Director, Alumni Relations
Office: (305) 284-3453

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Wedding U

These beautiful ladies proudly represent their alma mater at one of their weddings!

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Great Canes License Plate

IAATU = It’s All About The U!

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Obama returns to UM for third time in eight months

Thursday, October 11 marked President Barack Obama’s second visit to the University of Miami within 21 days.  It will also be his third visit in eight months and his fifth since 2007.  The president will visit campus as part of a grassroots rally organized by the Obama campaign.  After his speech, President Obama throws up the U at the BankUnited Center.  Full article by the Miami Hurricane newspaper here.

Special thanks to Paul F. for submitting photos!

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Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney throws up The U at the University of Miami campus

MIAMI, FL — On the defensive after receiving bad press from his “47 percent” remarks, Mitt Romney sat down with Univision hosts on Wednesday evening in Miami, FL to win over Latino voters, a key voting block in this election. By most counts, the audience inside the event loved the Republican nominee….
Sept. 20, 2012

See full article at ABC News here

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Sebastian’s Friday Trip Down Frat Row (September 14, 2012)

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Ray Lewis Welcomes Class of 2016 to the U!

Miami Hurricane football great Ray Lewis delivers a special message to the UM Class of 2016 at Orientation.

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The U at the London Olympics

University of Miami Head Track Coach Amy Deem and three other Hurricane Olympians throw up the U in London, England.  To read more information about Coach Deem’s selection to coach the USA Track & Field team, click here.

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Bam Bam from Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory, throws up the U!

Bam Bam, from Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory, attended the 2012 Miss Hooters Pageant on June 23, 2012 with his co-star Big Black who served as a Judge.  Bam Bam knew his role in Miami and threw up the U with pride!

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Former UM running back Willis McGahee throws up the U!

Willis McGahee served as a judge at the 2012 Miss Hooters Pageant held at the Fillmore Theatre in Miami Beach on June 23, 2012.  McGahee, pictured below with Big Black from Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory, currently plays for the Denver Broncos.  He played college football for the University of Miami from 1999 – 2002.

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