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EMpower Top 100 Ethnic Minority Future Leaders 2020

The killing of George Floyd, and police brutality against the black community more broadly, has forced the world to no longer be a bystander to racial injustice. In fact, it has galvanised the drive to confront racism and how it permeates in all parts of life.

Now, more than ever, giving a platform and space to voices from marginalised communities, and visibility to their leaders, are fundamentally important to driving change.

The EMpower 100 Ethnic Minority Future Leaders lists celebrates inspirational people of colour who are not senior in their organisations but are making a significant contribution to ethnic minority … Read more

Pay cuts for top officials might not be enough as UM faces crisis, considers layoffs

The University of Miami stands to lose “hundreds of millions of dollars over the coming year” due to the financial havoc wreaked by the novel coronavirus, according to an email sent this week by President Julio Frenk to the Canes community.

“COVID-19 has taken many thousands of lives, hundreds right here in our community,” he said. “Compounding that loss, we are facing a significant economic disruption.”

To help offset the projected losses of closing campus this spring and summer and possibly the fall, Frenk said his administration will expand budget cuts announced earlier this month and implement new measures, including

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