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Department of Emergency Management earns rare distinction Department of Emergency Management earns rare distinction

Last week, the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP), the voluntary standards and assessment process for disaster preparedness programs throughout the […] Read More »


In the World


Longstanding FIU partnership leads to legislative experience, full-time job Longstanding FIU partnership leads to legislative experience, full-time job

Alfredo Oballos Diaz, a senior studying international relations, was one of 20 students to intern in Washington, D.C. this past […] Read More »


Science & Health


Research rules out mental flexibility, attention as advantages for some bilingual children Research rules out mental flexibility, attention as advantages for some bilingual children

Bilingual children are on equal footing with monolingual children when it comes to regulating their behavior, planning and problem-solving, according […] Read More »


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Arts & Culture


Academy of Portrait and Figurative Art celebrates new studio, student success Academy of Portrait and Figurative Art celebrates new studio, student success

The Department of Art + Art History has many recent successes to celebrate. Alumna Mirena Suarez and graduate student Julie […] Read More »

Other News

Longstanding FIU partnership leads to legislative experience, full-time job

Longstanding FIU partnership leads to legislative experience, full-time job

Alfredo Oballos Diaz, a senior studying international relations, was one of 20 students to intern in Washington, D.C. this past […]

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Department of Emergency Management earns rare distinction

Department of Emergency Management earns rare distinction

Last week, the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP), the voluntary standards and assessment process for disaster preparedness programs throughout the […]

05/21/2019 × 0
Student-athletes collectively achieve record GPA

Student-athletes collectively achieve record GPA

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Credit: J.L. Lee/National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

The kilogram changed while you were sleeping

The original way to define the kilogram has been retired. Physics professor Pete Markowitz explains what this means and why […]

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Universidad de Cartagena President Edgar Parra Chacón and Stempel College Dean Tomás R. Guilarte

Stempel College signs partnership with Universidad de Cartagena

Stempel College has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Universidad de Cartagena to collaborate on educational and research […]

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Research rules out mental flexibility, attention as advantages for some bilingual children

Research rules out mental flexibility, attention as advantages for some bilingual children

Bilingual children are on equal footing with monolingual children when it comes to regulating their behavior, planning and problem-solving, according […]

05/20/2019 × 0
Academy of Portrait and Figurative Art celebrates new studio, student success

Academy of Portrait and Figurative Art celebrates new studio, student success

The Department of Art + Art History has many recent successes to celebrate. Alumna Mirena Suarez and graduate student Julie […]

05/17/2019 × 0
By Eduardo Merille

FIU trustees to consider changes to student fees

The Golden Panther Express Shuttle will be free for students under a fee proposal that FIU’s Board of Trustees will […]

05/17/2019 × 2
Zumba classes at the FIU Wellness and Recreation Center.

How to stay body positive in the age of ‘fitstagram’

  Brittany Baldwin is a certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor who currently works as the assistant director of […]

05/16/2019 × 1
ComPASS is FIU’s secret sauce

ComPASS is FIU’s secret sauce

FIU has undergone a strategic realignment and accountability process that has been imperative to FIU’s rise to success. Communication Protocol […]

05/16/2019 × 0
University community comes together to raise funds for homeless, foster students

University community comes together to raise funds for homeless, foster students

When Enrique Sepulveda was 3 years old, his father was incarcerated leaving his 20-year-old mother to care for him and […]

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Health experts discuss solutions to global threats

Health experts discuss solutions to global threats

Just as news and information travel around the world with ease, so do diseases and global health trends. As part […]

05/14/2019 × 1
Researchers seek how to best treat kids with ADHD in schools

Researchers seek how to best treat kids with ADHD in schools

Story by Rosanna Castro Researchers at FIU’s Center for Children and Families (CCF) are evaluating the most effective classroom interventions […]

05/13/2019 × 0
Escaping Massachusetts: How a semester in Miami changed everything

Escaping Massachusetts: How a semester in Miami changed everything

Editor’s note: Morgan Hughes was an intern for FIU News and Communications during the spring semester. She arrived on campus […]

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