Archive for December, 2017

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

On Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, President Mark B. Rosenberg shared the following message with the FIU community. 

University website receives makeover

University website receives makeover

On Dec. 27, FIU launched a new FIU.edu, the website that serves as the first stop for prospective students and […]

December 2017 in photos: Gasparilla Bowl, commencement, cook-off

December 2017 in photos: Gasparilla Bowl, commencement, cook-off

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Panthers, 2018 is almost here! But before you start making resolutions and looking up the lyrics to Auld […]

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FIU joins effort to raise Florida presence in national online library

FIU joins effort to raise Florida presence in national online library

Cultural, historical and educational institutions throughout South and Central Florida can now share their digitized holdings with people across the […]

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Honors student aces the MCAT

Honors student aces the MCAT

After 12 practice tests and a crisis in confidence, Honors College student Brian Garcia placed in the 100th percentile of […]

My internship at Siemens

My internship at Siemens

Name: Manuel Alejandro Santos Major: Mechanical Engineering Where did you intern? I interned at Siemens Gamesa Wind Power in Boulder, […]

Perseverance lands engineering student an internship at MIT

Perseverance lands engineering student an internship at MIT

Growing up in Havana, Cuba, Manuel Garcia dreamed of becoming an engineer. It wasn’t a far-fetched idea – both his […]

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Gelon Weekes at his office desk reviewing a structural plan.

Got my first job! Working for M2E Consulting Engineers

Name: Gelon Weekes Hometown: St. Kitts & Nevis Degree: Civil Engineering with concentration in structural engineering What is your job title, […]

Coastal geologist Randall Parkinson

Are wetlands at risk as seas rise? Long-term data is key

Are wetlands keeping pace with sea level rise? Some researchers believe they are not, creating concern for coastal areas that […]

Football falls to Temple in Gasparilla Bowl

Football falls to Temple in Gasparilla Bowl

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Despite a strong showing by the FIU defense that kept the game within reach for […]

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Fans stand and cheer as FIU scores for the first time of the game.

Thousands of Panthers ‘invade the bay’ to support FIU football

By Alexandra Pecharich, Clara-Meretan Kiah and Sissi Garland Regardless of the game’s final outcome, a trip to the Gasparilla Bowl […]

Experts talk cyberattacks on business, lead live ‘hack’

Experts talk cyberattacks on business, lead live ‘hack’

With cyberattacks increasingly targeting consumers shopping online, private businesses and public organizations, the cyber world – and its vulnerabilities – are […]

Spirit squads aim to recreate home-field advantage at Gasparilla Bowl

Spirit squads aim to recreate home-field advantage at Gasparilla Bowl

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 While most of the attention regarding the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl is focused on the football […]

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Road to Gasparilla Bowl

Road to Gasparilla Bowl

The Panthers spent the week in St. Petersburg, Florida, preparing for the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl and giving back to […]

Football signs four-star recruit prior to Gasparilla Bowl

Football signs four-star recruit prior to Gasparilla Bowl

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 In a word, FIU football just got bigger – a lot bigger. On the eve […]

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