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Out and Proud

Every weekend, visitors and locals alike flock to South Beach for Palace’s weekend drag brunches. Many may not know that this event, a tourist favorite today, stands upon decades of history in a city with a vibrant LGBTQ+ community. For some University of Miami students, this was the re...

Every weekend, visitors and locals alike flock to South Beach for Palace’s weekend drag brunches. Many may not know t...

Straight Up

How many times has your mother told you to stand up straight? Have you ever left Richter with the most excruciating back pain after being hunched over for hours studying? While you might be aware that your posture needs some help, you may not know all the other side effects bad posture ca...

How many times has your mother told you to stand up straight? Have you ever left Richter with the most excruciating bac...

We’re Outta Here!

The graduating seniors of Distraction—there are a lot of us—have made memories to last a lifetime. This magazine has been an integral part of our student experience and personal development. While it’s bittersweet to think that we will no longer inhabit the student media office at a...

The graduating seniors of Distraction—there are a lot of us—have made memories to last a lifetime. This magazine ha...

Smorgasburg!

When Saturday finally hits after a long week of classes, we all know the feeling of wanting to kick back with some friends and just grab a burger. Or a chocolate-filled churro. Or maybe some Southern barbecue? Whatever you’re craving, there’s a good chance you’ll find it at this ne...

When Saturday finally hits after a long week of classes, we all know the feeling of wanting to kick back with some fri...

Truck Yeah!

Food trucks are hardly a new idea. Many of us have fond memories of chasing the ice cream truck down the street as kids to get a Choco Taco, Chipwich or one of those popsicles that was supposed to look like SpongeBob. Those days may be over, but the concept of getting meals on wheels is n...

Food trucks are hardly a new idea. Many of us have fond memories of chasing the ice cream truck down the street as kids...

Canes Records: Behind the Music

There’s nothing quite like finding a new “underground” artist to listen to, whether you discover them through friends, from a random TikTok or on a Spotify playlist. If you’re on the hunt for some new tunes, look no further than the far side of campus. The Fros...

There’s nothing quite like finding a new “underground” artist to listen to, whether you discover&n...

Wild Weather: Weathering the Miami Storm

The weather in Miami, Florida is about as unpredictable as our university’s football ranking. Sweltering sun, to scattered showers, to surprise storms, you really do always have a mystery to wake up to outside your window.   One thing us ‘Canes tend to encounter are some ...

The weather in Miami, Florida is about as unpredictable as our university’s football ranking. Sweltering sun, to scat...

Squeezed: A Guide to Juicing

Chances are you’ve peeped a gorgeous influencer swearing by green juice on social media. Closer to campus, a number of restaurants have popped up offering colorful blends packaged in pretty bottles—for a pretty penny,we might add. If you’re goal is to chug your daily dose of fr...

Chances are you’ve peeped a gorgeous influencer swearing by green juice on social media. Closer to campus, a number...

Dining Dollar Hacks

Students at the University of Miami tend to fall into two categories: those who spend all of their dining dollars on Starbucks within the first three weeks and those who find themselves at the end of the year with hundreds unspent. If you fall into the latter group, th...

Students at the University of Miami tend to fall into two categories: those who spend all of their dining dollars on&nb...

College, Cocktails, & Curves

At a school where many students spend weekends tailgating, hanging out on boats or hitting up pool parties all while posting every moment it, the pressure to look perfect can be pretty intense. For some, the desire to have an uber-Instagrammable bikini body at all times can...

At a school where many students spend weekends tailgating, hanging out on boats or hitting up pool parties all whi...