ICC New Student Organization Leaders Orientation

The ICC, chaired by SBA Secretary Sara Ptachik, met yesterday for the New Student Organization Leaders Orientation. As a follow up to the orientation, the Secretary has a message for all new student organization leaders: “Congratulations on being elected a student leader for one of our diverse Student Organizations. The ICC looks forward to helping you advance the vision you… Read more →

Did you know SBA provides a ton of student services throughout campus?

The SBA’s Campus Life Committee has provided many student resources on campus over the years. Here’s a list of some of them and their locations: La-Z-Boy lounge chairs (Law Library – First Floor) Fridges (Jurisfoodence) Stand up desks (Law Library – Checkout Desk) Staplers (Printing Rooms) Students have let us know that they simply don’t know all that the SBA… Read more →


IT’S HOMECOMING WEEK! JOIN THE UNIVERSITY-WIDE CELEBRATION! Every fall at Homecoming, 15,000 University of Miami students are joined on campus by thousands of faculty, staff, community members and alumni to commemorate the University’s rich traditions, and to celebrate its future. Homecoming events are designed to unite the campus and fill each Hurricane heart with pride. Check out these highlights:… Tuesday… Read more →

Senator Spotlight: 2L Senator Shevlin

Have you enjoyed free snacks & beer at one of the popular SBA Socials at The Rat? Did you meet your study group or claim a table at your new favorite spot at the Bar Crawl in August? Are you looking forward to relieving some mid-semester stress at the Halloween party this FRIDAY? Meet the Senator behind these initiates and the head of… Read more →

Parking Survey!

WANT MORE CONVENIENT AND SUSTAINABLE PARKING AND TRANSPORTATION AT THE U? Complete the Transportation and Mobility Survey!!   The link is www.miami.edu/mobility‐survey and is not user specific. It takes 3 minutes and is due October 20th. (copy and paste this link into your URL bar) Read more →

Empowered Youth Program

Did you know that our UM Law students are volunteering weekly right on campus?  Every Saturday from 12 to 2 P.M. law students meet with Miami’s inner-city at-risk young men between the ages of 12 and 19. The Child Advocacy and Family Law Society hosts the Empowered Youth Program, which pairs 10-15 participants (many who have been referred by the juvenile justice system)… Read more →

The Wellness Fair

Students enjoyed Jamba Juice Smoothies and chair massages this past week at the annual Wellness Fair. The Law Parents and Partners Wellness Fund generously sponsored the Wellness Fair that also offered flu shots and a number of information tables from UM departments including the Wellness Center, Health Center, and Counseling Center. The Dean’s Cup Committee launched its campaign to Recapture… Read more →

Summer with the SBA

The Student Bar Association is here for YOU! Even over the summer we are hard at work preparing for the fall semester. Here are some highlights from our work over Summer 2017.  Vice President Frank Florio “This summer, I oversaw the various committees of the SBA. The SBACommittees are extremely important to the Senate. Each new idea or concern from… Read more →