Campus Life


FIYou: Bronwen Bares Pelaez FIYou: Bronwen Bares Pelaez

Name: Bronwen Bares Pelaez Hometown: Port Washington, NY Job Title/Department:  Director, Women’s Center Campus: Office, MMC; work with MMC & BBC In […] Read More »


In the World


YALI Washington Fellows visit Fairchild Tropical Garden YALI Washington Fellows visit Fairchild Tropical Garden

This story is part of an on-going series following 25  young leaders visiting FIU as part of President Obama’s Washington […] Read More »


Science & Health


Grad students embark on research cruise in Gulf of Mexico Grad students embark on research cruise in Gulf of Mexico

Most students spend their summers working odd jobs or catching up on much-needed rest, but a group of doctoral students […] Read More »


Sports


Athletics launches new-look site and brand new rewards program Athletics launches new-look site and brand new rewards program

On Tuesday, July 1, FIU Athletics unveiled a new-look www.FIUSports.com as well as the department’s brand-new fan rewards program, Roar4More. […] Read More »


Arts & Culture


Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU cooks up recipe contest Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU cooks up recipe contest

Amateur cooks with original recipes for gefilte fish, homemade pickles or rugelach have a chance to test their culinary prowess […] Read More »

Other News

FIU expansion to 86 acres receives boost from county commissioners

FIU expansion to 86 acres receives boost from county commissioners

FIU’s plans to expand to 86 acres adjacent to the Modesto A. Maidique Campus have received a boost from county […]

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FIYou: Bronwen Bares Pelaez

FIYou: Bronwen Bares Pelaez

Name: Bronwen Bares Pelaez Hometown: Port Washington, NY Job Title/Department:  Director, Women’s Center Campus: Office, MMC; work with MMC & BBC In […]

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Meet the new faces of Student Government Association

Meet the new faces of Student Government Association

The Student Government Association at FIU is made up of students whose aim is to advocate for students rights, encourage […]

07/16/2014 × 1
‘Catherine’s Wheel’ to debut at FIU this weekend

‘Catherine’s Wheel’ to debut at FIU this weekend

FIU’s summer Alternative Theatre Festival is in full swing. This week, Thursday through Saturday, Catherine’s Wheel continues at the Wertheim Performing […]

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Malcolm Butters helps fellow FIU Business grads with student loans

Malcolm Butters helps fellow FIU Business grads with student loans

  Malcolm Butters graduated with a master’s from FIU’s College of Business in 1984. He started his career in real […]

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Marine sciences  graduate students pose aboard the R/V Bellows before embarking on their four-day research cruise in the Gulf of Mexico. 

Photo by Diana Churchill.

Grad students embark on research cruise in Gulf of Mexico

Most students spend their summers working odd jobs or catching up on much-needed rest, but a group of doctoral students […]

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#FIUGoesAbroad: Our final week

#FIUGoesAbroad: Our final week

For some students, summer is about getting some R&R until fall comes around. Others have to take summer classes. And […]

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YALI Washington Fellows visit Fairchild Tropical Garden

YALI Washington Fellows visit Fairchild Tropical Garden

This story is part of an on-going series following 25  young leaders visiting FIU as part of President Obama’s Washington […]

07/15/2014 × 2
Campers in FIU's EcoAcademy plant sea oat plugs to restore dunes at Virginia Key North Point.

EcoAcademy campers restore Virginia Key sea oats

Campers in FIU’s EcoAcademy recently visited Virginia Key North Point in Miami, FL to take part in a day of […]

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FIU researcher: Home blood pressure monitoring kits can save money and lives

FIU researcher: Home blood pressure monitoring kits can save money and lives

Keeping a home-blood pressure monitoring kit at home, may not only help save lives, but help save money. According to […]

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Infants with a clear hand preference show advanced language ability as toddlers

Infants with a clear hand preference show advanced language ability as toddlers

Infants who exhibit a consistent right hand preference are more likely to develop advanced language skills by age two, according […]

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A lawyer drawn to prisoner’s rights: A portrait of YALI Washington Fellow Danbala Garba

A lawyer drawn to prisoner’s rights: A portrait of YALI Washington Fellow Danbala Garba

This story is part of an on-going series spotlighting 2014 Washington Fellows at FIU. After completing law school in 2007, […]

07/14/2014 × 1
Cooking uncovers environmental passion for Swaziland YALI fellow

Cooking uncovers environmental passion for Swaziland YALI fellow

This story is part of an on-going series spotlighting 2014 Washington Fellows at FIU. Lindiwe Dlamini, 32, is one of […]

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How to avoid mosquito bites

How to avoid mosquito bites

Health officials have confirmed the state’s first locally acquired case of dengue fever this year in Miami-Dade County. They say […]

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