MIAMI SCHOLARS

Christina Robinson, 3L, and Candelario Saldana, 2L
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

In the aftermath of the February 14, 2018 school shooting that took place just 50 miles north of Miami Law, law students, many of whom graduated from MSD or have connections to the Parkland community, leaped in to action.

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Sunday, May 6, 2018

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Kathryn Della Fera, Wilfredo Fernandez & Ashley Gomez-Rodon

Teach for America is a diverse network of leaders who confront educational...

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Diverse law students, attorneys, legal professionals, and faculty recently gathered in the Alma Jennings Student Lounge for OUTLaw’s Diversity in Law Panel. The panel was a conversation about intersectionality and obstacles – especially...

1L Wifredo Fernandez, 1L Julie Hochsztein, 2L Thomas Voracek, 1L Jennifer Gonzalez, 1L Maddie Seales, and 1L Shawn Wilborne.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

After Hurricane Irma devastated South Florida, the HOPE Public Interest Resource Center, working with Miami Law's student-led Public Interest Leadership Board, was determined to create opportunities for law students to help impacted...

Stephanie Rosendorf
Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Former Miami Scholar Stephanie Rosendorf, J.D. ’16, was no stranger to politics and government when she came to Miami Law.  Before she enrolled, Rosendorf served as a Legislative Intern for State Representative Mark Pafford, volunteered with...

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

After some well-deserved rest, relaxation, and time with family and friends, nine Miami Law students spent four days over winter break assisting asylum seekers through Catholic Legal Services’ Asylum Clinic. The alternative break was...

Nalani Gordon
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The 26-year-old law student and Miami Scholar is the kind of person who embraces all opportunity. When she was a student at Suncoast High School – top ranked by USN&WR – she captained the cheerleading squad, argued for the debate team,...

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Friday, January 19, 2018
First Star Academy

The room is filled with possibility, and promise. Ten soon-to-be ninth-graders, members of the University of Miami’s inaugural First Star Academy, are being taught to envision a future most of them would...

Professor JoNel Newman and 2L Thomas Voracek
Friday, December 1, 2017

In October, Thomas Voracek, a second-year law student and Miami Scholar, was among the Health Rights Clinic students reaching out to their clients to make sure they knew about the Florida's first post-hurricane relief in the form of a five-...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wifredo Fernandez, or Wifi (pronounced wee-fee) as he is known, is guided by persuasive personalities and oblique connections.

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Wilfredo Fernandez, 1L...

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