College of Architecture and the Arts

Rape allegations brought against former associate dean

According to a federal lawsuit, a former senior associate dean of architecture at the College of Architecture and the Arts allegedly sexually assaulted an unnamed former student.

Adam Drisin, who left the University in September of 2015, was served with a lawsuit for sexual battery. The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. Southern District of Florida.

University and county move forward with playhouse plans

Plans to revive Coconut Grove Playhouse are moving forward after Miami-Dade County and the University cleared up the facility’s debts on Jan. 15, granting them control of the building which would have otherwise been put up for sale.