Campus Life


And the 2015 Student Employee of the Year is... And the 2015 Student Employee of the Year is...

Student-employees comprise about one-third of the university’s workforce, and more than 160 of them were nominated for the 2015 Student […] Read More »


In the World


Education and industry leaders unite to launch Talent Development Network Education and industry leaders unite to launch Talent Development Network

Hoping to stop the “brain drain” that leads talented young people to leave South Florida, academic and business leaders have […] Read More »


Science & Health


Two medical students chosen for NIH Medical Research Scholars Program Two medical students chosen for NIH Medical Research Scholars Program

Nicole Colwell and Jason Alvarez –classmates at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine– not only share a passion for medicine and […] Read More »


Sports


Friday Night Lights: Everything you need to know about this year's Spring Game Friday Night Lights: Everything you need to know about this year's Spring Game

Missing football yet? Sadly, we’re still a few long months away from football season. But fret not, football fans – […] Read More »


Arts & Culture


Alumnus stars in pivotal scene opposite Vin Diesel in 'Furious 7' Alumnus stars in pivotal scene opposite Vin Diesel in 'Furious 7'

Jorge Ferragut‘s career just got shifted into high gear. The latest installment of the Fast & The Furious franchise debuts worldwide […] Read More »

Other News

Larry K. Williams, president and CEO of The Beacon Council; Matt Haggman, program director for The Knight Foundation and co-chair of One Community One Goal; Mark B. Rosenberg, president of Florida International University and chair of the Academic Leaders Council; Donna Abood, managing director, Avison Young and chair of The Beacon Council; Nelson Lazo, CEO of Doctors Hospital and co-chair of One Community One Goal.

Education and industry leaders unite to launch Talent Development Network

Hoping to stop the “brain drain” that leads talented young people to leave South Florida, academic and business leaders have […]

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Left to right: Tamika Duffus, Sasha Espinola, Boris Gilles, Ramon Rodriguez Parades, Kirby Brennan

And the 2015 Student Employee of the Year is…

Student-employees comprise about one-third of the university’s workforce, and more than 160 of them were nominated for the 2015 Student […]

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Engineering students build a racecar from scratch for international competition

Engineering students build a racecar from scratch for international competition

Mechanical engineering major Jean-Pierre Sorondo was sitting in a computer lab at the Engineering Center when a computer caught his […]

04/20/2015 × 1
Colwell and Alvarez will spend a year in the NIH Master Research Scholars Program

Two medical students chosen for NIH Medical Research Scholars Program

Nicole Colwell and Jason Alvarez –classmates at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine– not only share a passion for medicine and […]

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$20 million gift transforms School of International and Public Affairs

$20 million gift transforms School of International and Public Affairs

FIU has named its School of International and Public Affairs in honor of Ambassador Steven J. Green. Green, along with his wife Dorothea […]

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FIU to launch graduate physician assistant program

FIU to launch graduate physician assistant program

FIU’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine will launch a 27-month physician assistant (PA) master’s program this fall to help meet […]

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Summer camps offer youth a university experience

Summer camps offer youth a university experience

Looking for an engaging and educational way for your child to spend the summer? Look no further. FIU will host a […]

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50@50: Walk on Water founder shares his experience as a young professor at a young university

50@50: Walk on Water founder shares his experience as a young professor at a young university

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

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Provost Awards honors Worlds Ahead graduate students, faculty

Provost Awards honors Worlds Ahead graduate students, faculty

By Daniel Pimentel Every year the University Graduate School celebrates FIU’s outstanding graduate students and faculty with the Provost Awards. Held […]

04/15/2015 × 1
FIU recovers 635,575 pounds of recyclable materials

FIU recovers 635,575 pounds of recyclable materials

During the past two months, FIU competed with more than 390 colleges and universities in a tournament measured not in three pointers […]

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4 critical lessons for women in leadership

4 critical lessons for women in leadership

The year is 2015. We have wireless headphones, self driving cars and jetpacks. But women are still scarce at the top […]

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Yves-Dany Accilien (dark blue scrubs) and other students at the makeshift clinic in Cap-Haitien.

Mission Accomplished: Medical students return from mission to Haiti

They’re back and already planning their return. Students from the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM), who spent their spring […]

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Friday Night Lights: Everything you need to know about this year’s Spring Game

Friday Night Lights: Everything you need to know about this year’s Spring Game

Missing football yet? Sadly, we’re still a few long months away from football season. But fret not, football fans – […]

04/14/2015 × 1
FIU helps build Miami

FIU helps build Miami

Five FIU alumni – Oscar Morejon, Armando Diaz, Leonardo Rubio, David Gonzalez and Jorge Palancar – are part of one […]

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