Campus Life


14-year-old receives scholarship to FIU  14-year-old receives scholarship to FIU 

Just midway through her freshman year of high school, Miami Beach Senior High School student Rebecca Rauch-Thane has been awarded […] Read More »


In the World


Miami Beach gets astrophysical for centennial celebration Miami Beach gets astrophysical for centennial celebration

In honor of Miami Beach’s centennial anniversary, 60 FIU physics students participated in a high-energy performance starring FIU astrophysicist Fiorella Terenzi earlier this week. […] Read More »


Science & Health


Engineering students soar at aerospace competition Engineering students soar at aerospace competition

Second in the nation and sixth worldwide: that’s how FIU placed at its first remote-controlled plane competition. The group of engineering […] Read More »


Sports


Two swimmers turn in strong performances at NCAA Championships Two swimmers turn in strong performances at NCAA Championships

It didn’t hit Johanna Gustafsdottir that her collegiate swimming career was over until a day after the NCAA Championships when […] Read More »


Arts & Culture


FIU to honor author of 'The English Patient' March 26 FIU to honor author of 'The English Patient' March 26

FIU will honor Michael Ondaatje, author of The English Patient (1992), at this year’s Lawrence A. Sanders Award in Fiction. […] Read More »

Other News

Astrophysicist Fiorella Terenzi performs at Miami Beach Centennial celebration

Miami Beach gets astrophysical for centennial celebration

In honor of Miami Beach’s centennial anniversary, 60 FIU physics students participated in a high-energy performance starring FIU astrophysicist Fiorella Terenzi earlier this week. […]

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14-year-old receives scholarship to FIU 

14-year-old receives scholarship to FIU 

Just midway through her freshman year of high school, Miami Beach Senior High School student Rebecca Rauch-Thane has been awarded […]

03/27/2015 × 0
Remembering R. Kirk Landon as one of FIU’s biggest advocates

Remembering R. Kirk Landon as one of FIU’s biggest advocates

The university joins President Mark B. Rosenberg in remembering philanthropist and FIU advocate R. Kirk Landon, who passed away at […]

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Xavier Cortada

Artist-in-residence Xavier Cortada creates art for Miami Beach Centennial

In honor of Miami Beach’s centennial anniversary, FIU’s College of Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) artist-in-residence Xavier Cortada unveiled a […]

03/26/2015 × 0
50@50: Gregory Wolfe remembers Ella Fitzgerald’s visit to BBC

50@50: Gregory Wolfe remembers Ella Fitzgerald’s visit to BBC

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

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Engineering students soar at aerospace competition

Engineering students soar at aerospace competition

Second in the nation and sixth worldwide: that’s how FIU placed at its first remote-controlled plane competition. The group of engineering […]

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Patient teaches medical student an invaluable lesson

Patient teaches medical student an invaluable lesson

 The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) teaches its students to look beyond a patient’s set of symptoms. Social determinants […]

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Two swimmers turn in strong performances at NCAA Championships

Two swimmers turn in strong performances at NCAA Championships

It didn’t hit Johanna Gustafsdottir that her collegiate swimming career was over until a day after the NCAA Championships when […]

03/25/2015 × 2
Matchmaking at Match Day ceremony

Matchmaking at Match Day ceremony

Match Day is when graduating medical students nationwide find out the residency programs they have “matched” into to continue their […]

03/25/2015 × 0
Lowell, left, and Pozo

FIU welcomes two new members to the Board of Trustees

The Florida Board of Governors has announced the appointment of Natasha Lowell and Justo L. Pozo to the Florida International University Board of […]

03/24/2015 × 1
Michael Ondaatje
Photo courtesy of: o.canada.com

FIU to honor author of ‘The English Patient’ March 26

FIU will honor Michael Ondaatje, author of The English Patient (1992), at this year’s Lawrence A. Sanders Award in Fiction. […]

03/24/2015 × 1
Biomolecular Sciences Institute Director Yuk-Ching Tse-Dihn with one of her students working in the lab.

Scientists developing new method to combat prostate cancer

FIU scientists are battling prostate cancer at the cellular level. Researchers from FIU’s Biomolecular Sciences Institute (BSI) and the Herbert […]

03/24/2015 × 4
Alumna gives speech at the U.N. General Assembly

Alumna gives speech at the U.N. General Assembly

Less than a month after arriving in New York to begin an internship at the United Nations, FIU alumna Valeriana Chikoti-Bandua received an […]

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A cappella group builds community within Honors College

A cappella group builds community within Honors College

“Ee-ee-ee-ee-ah-ah-ah-ah-ahhh.” Practice begins with arpeggios up and down the scales to warm up the vocal chords. “Sssssssssss.” Ten counts of […]

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