Campus Life


Leaders pitch state Senate for continued transition program support Leaders pitch state Senate for continued transition program support

Florida should continue its support of transition programs that help students with intellectual disabilities attend college and become more independent, […] Read More »


In the World


FIU joins Booker T. Washington High in reopening of 25-year-old planetarium FIU joins Booker T. Washington High in reopening of 25-year-old planetarium

Visitors to Booker T. Washington Senior High School probably did not realize they would be going on a journey 250 […] Read More »


Science & Health


Linguist explores neurodevelopment in bilingual preterm infants Linguist explores neurodevelopment in bilingual preterm infants

Researchers are teaming up to examine bilingualism as a potential strategy to improve memory, reasoning, problem-solving and other executive functions […] Read More »


Sports


T.Y. Hilton catches a touchdown in first Pro Bowl appearance T.Y. Hilton catches a touchdown in first Pro Bowl appearance

Former FIU football star T.Y. Hilton continues to make Panther history long after leaving campus. The Indianapolis Colts wide receiver […] Read More »


Arts & Culture


FIU launches the FIU-Miami Creative City Initiative  in partnership with the Creative Class Group FIU launches the FIU-Miami Creative City Initiative in partnership with the Creative Class Group

FIU and the Creative Class Group (CCG), founded by Richard Florida,  have joined forces to launch the FIU-Miami Creative City […] Read More »

Other News

FIU joins Booker T. Washington High in reopening of 25-year-old planetarium

FIU joins Booker T. Washington High in reopening of 25-year-old planetarium

Visitors to Booker T. Washington Senior High School probably did not realize they would be going on a journey 250 […]

01/30/2015 × 0
Panther LIFE Director Diana M. Valle-Riestra and College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia address the Florida Senate Higher Education Committee in support of Panther LIFE and postsecondary transition programs.

Leaders pitch state Senate for continued transition program support

Florida should continue its support of transition programs that help students with intellectual disabilities attend college and become more independent, […]

01/30/2015 × 0
50@50: FIU Arena’s grand opening and Miami Vice cameo

50@50: FIU Arena’s grand opening and Miami Vice cameo

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News will share 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ […]

01/29/2015 × 2
5 things you need to know about the Chikungunya virus

5 things you need to know about the Chikungunya virus

It’s no secret that mosquitos are a huge headache for residents in South Florida. But what appears to be a […]

01/28/2015 × 1
MAST@FIU Principal Matthew Welker, pictured second from left, back row, and several teachers join Florida Education Technology Conference staff in accepting the 2015 STEM Excellence Award.

MAST@FIU recognized as one of top high schools for STEM education in the U.S.

Less than two years after its grand opening, MAST@FIU, the only four-year high school on a university campus in Miami-Dade […]

01/28/2015 × 2
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Linguist explores neurodevelopment in bilingual preterm infants

Researchers are teaming up to examine bilingualism as a potential strategy to improve memory, reasoning, problem-solving and other executive functions […]

01/27/2015 × 1
Creativity and optimism reign as local entrepreneurs go before Shark Tank

Creativity and optimism reign as local entrepreneurs go before Shark Tank

Hundreds of South Floridians came out to showcase their products and ideas before a crew of casting agents for ABC’s […]

01/27/2015 × 2
T.Y. Hilton catches a touchdown in first Pro Bowl appearance

T.Y. Hilton catches a touchdown in first Pro Bowl appearance

Former FIU football star T.Y. Hilton continues to make Panther history long after leaving campus. The Indianapolis Colts wide receiver […]

01/26/2015 × 1
FIYou: Travis Stokes

FIYou: Travis Stokes

Name: Travis L. Stokes ’09, MPA ’12 Hometown: Easley, South Carolina Job Title/Department: Event coordinator, Parking and Transportation Location/Campus: PG5 Market […]

01/26/2015 × 2
The Wolfsonian–FIU debuts photographer’s new work documenting World War I legacy

The Wolfsonian–FIU debuts photographer’s new work documenting World War I legacy

This spring, The Wolfsonian– FIU unveils an installation of new photographs by contemporary artist Luca Artioli that document the enduring legacy […]

01/26/2015 × 1
University’s next strategic plan to align closely with BOG performance funding model

University’s next strategic plan to align closely with BOG performance funding model

Saying that the next five years are likely to be the “most disruptive in the history of higher education,” Provost […]

01/23/2015 × 2
Cindy Russo retires after 36 years as women’s basketball head coach

Cindy Russo retires after 36 years as women’s basketball head coach

FIU women’s basketball coach Cindy Russo has called it a career. After 36 years on the sidelines, Russo stepped down […]

01/23/2015 × 2
Cuban-American Ebola fighter goes where others fear to tread

Cuban-American Ebola fighter goes where others fear to tread

Fighting Ebola is all in a day’s work for Dr. Aileen Marty. The 25-year Navy veteran, now with the Herbert […]

01/23/2015 × 1
Professor Stavros Georgakopoulos shows how researchers are bringing age-old origami techniques to 21st century space.

Origami research continues to unfold

  In January 2014, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in FIU’s College of Engineering and Computing announced that a National Science Foundation […]

01/22/2015 × X
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