Campus Life


New appointee to empower women scholars, professionals in the field of communication New appointee to empower women scholars, professionals in the field of communication

Sigal Segev, an assistant professor in the School of Journalism & Mass Communication at FIU, has been named associate director […] Read More »


In the World


Peace Corps participation jumps by 45 percent Peace Corps participation jumps by 45 percent

The Peace Corps recently recognized FIU for having the biggest increase in Peace Corps volunteers among Florida’s large universities. The […] Read More »


Science & Health


Four FIU grads finalists for HYPE Miami Awards Four FIU grads finalists for HYPE Miami Awards

The HYPE Miami Awards presented annually by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce recognize up-and-coming young professionals who have demonstrated […] Read More »


Sports


'Hialeah Hammer' Adrian Diaz blocking shots at a record pace for menâs basketball 'Hialeah Hammer' Adrian Diaz blocking shots at a record pace for men’s basketball

Adrian Diaz didn’t know how close he was to becoming the FIU men’s basketball program’s record holder for blocks in […] Read More »


Arts & Culture


Nationally-recognized authors inspire young writers Nationally-recognized authors inspire young writers

Kekla Magoon, award-winning author of children’s and young adult books, recently visited campus. She met with students in Rhona Trauvitch’s […] Read More »

Other News

The President of the United States at FIU

The President of the United States at FIU

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 was a historic day for FIU. President Barack Obama held his town hall on immigration in […]

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Author Kekla Magoon meets with FIU students to discuss her latest book "How It Went Down" as part of the Writers for Young Readers program.

Nationally-recognized authors inspire young writers

Kekla Magoon, award-winning author of children’s and young adult books, recently visited campus. She met with students in Rhona Trauvitch’s […]

03/03/2015 × 1
New appointee to empower women scholars, professionals in the field of communication

New appointee to empower women scholars, professionals in the field of communication

Sigal Segev, an assistant professor in the School of Journalism & Mass Communication at FIU, has been named associate director […]

03/03/2015 × 2
What do you want to #AskRosenberg?

What do you want to #AskRosenberg?

                            This Wednesday, March 4, from 3 […]

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Peace Corps participation jumps by 45 percent

Peace Corps participation jumps by 45 percent

The Peace Corps recently recognized FIU for having the biggest increase in Peace Corps volunteers among Florida’s large universities. The […]

03/02/2015 × 2
Title page of the First Folio. Photo courtesy of the Folger Shakespeare Library.

Shakespeare first edition coming to Miami

FIU has been selected as the only site in Florida to host a first complete edition of William Shakespeare’s plays. […]

02/27/2015 × 1
2015 employee Ignite campaign kicks off with BBC and MMC events

2015 employee Ignite campaign kicks off with BBC and MMC events

Three years ago, FIU launched its first-ever annual faculty and staff fundraising effort, Ignite, to help spark creativity, discovery and innovation […]

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Dr. Edilberto Alvarez on Graduation Day 2014

Four FIU grads finalists for HYPE Miami Awards

The HYPE Miami Awards presented annually by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce recognize up-and-coming young professionals who have demonstrated […]

02/26/2015 × 2
50@50: Relay For Life becomes a university philanthropic tradition

50@50: Relay For Life becomes a university philanthropic tradition

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

02/26/2015 × 2
President Obama addresses FIU community during nationally televised town hall on immigration

President Obama addresses FIU community during nationally televised town hall on immigration

Eric Narvaez, an Army veteran and wounded warrior, said he fought for his country – only to come home to […]

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Hungry to help: FIU works to feed the needy

Hungry to help: FIU works to feed the needy

On the same weekend that 1,300 FIU students worked diligently to prepare fine fare for a glamorous crowd on South […]

02/25/2015 × 2
Youngsters wait outside the Parliament building (background) in Montevideo while lawmakers debate the bill legalizing marijuana. Photo by Pablo Bielli, AFP/Getty Images.

Legalizing marijuana fails to solve problems in Uruguay

One year after the legalization of marijuana in Uruguay, a study has found that 70 percent of Uruguayans feel that […]

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CCF spring break program boosts organization skills in adolescents

CCF spring break program boosts organization skills in adolescents

FIU’s Center for Children and Families (CCF) is offering a unique program to help middle school students who struggle with organization, […]

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Black Student Union juggles the needs of those it serves

Black Student Union juggles the needs of those it serves

In a society where young people of color face challenges that their counterparts of other backgrounds often cannot fathom, FIU’s […]

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