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No Zebras: ‘Canes Against Sexual Assault

By Alyssa Zirkman | September 17th, 2012 |

Stephanie and Katie recently joined ‘Not For Profit’ host Shelly to discuss the work they have been doing with No Zebras.

A herd of zebras will sit by and watch one of their own be attacked by a lion. Don’t be a zebra!

No Zebras is a student group that aims to address and reform the behaviors, ideas, and misconceptions, of the University of Miami student body regarding sexual assault.

Their mission is to raise awareness about the issue of sexual assault and to educate the University of Miami community about the resources available to survivors here on campus and in the Coral Gables Community.

Hear a brief testimonial from Katie taken from the interview here:

WVUM News Reports: Underage Drinking at UM

By Chloe Herring | September 16th, 2012 |

Many students often joke around about tricking bars and clubs with their fake ID's and boast about getting drunk at hotspots like the Grove. However, underage drinking has become a serious issue at UM and around the nation's universities.

Below, a WVUM investigation:

WVUM News Reports- Underage Drinking and ‘U’ by Wvumnews on Mixcloud

A Preview of UM’s 2012 Homecoming

By WVUM News Staff | September 16th, 2012 |

Flyer for “Homecoming Concert Reveal” event

The countdown to homecoming 2012 begins with the Homecoming Executive Committee revealing that this years theme will be “The Tried, The True, The ‘U’ ”.  Julian Glover of UMTV and  “The Weekly Voice’ host Hyan Freitas preview the preparations for this event and look towards the upcoming announcement of  what artist will be performing at the much anticipated homecoming concert.

WVUM’s own Max Gall will be DJ’ing at the announcement event on the rock which will take place Tuesday 11am-2pm.

UM Homecoming Preview by Wvumnews on Mixcloud

WVUM News + U: New Ticketing System For UM Athletic Events

By WVUM News Staff | September 13th, 2012 |

Via University of Miami Athletics~Email Blast

UMTV’s Julian Glover discusses the University of Miami’s new online ticketing system for students looking to attend UM sporting events. He sits down for the WVUM News + U segment with ‘The Weekly Voice’ host Hyan Freitas