Archive for 2018

Hong Liu (left) and her students Haydee Borerro (center) and Jason Downing (right) conduct research in the Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park in 2014.

Ecologist suggests wild approach to selling threatened plants

Selling plants could save them from extinction. The key is growing them in their natural habitats, not on private properties […]

3 reasons to look forward to FIU-UM

3 reasons to look forward to FIU-UM

FIU (2-1, 1-0 in Conference USA) and the University of Miami (2-1) are set to face off for the first […]

5 tips to improve your critical thinking

5 tips to improve your critical thinking

Every employer would like an employee who is a good problem solver. But in a world that increasingly puts an […]

Robotic Sensor Team at the Intern Poster Session, which took place on July 25th.

My internship at the Savannah River National Laboratory

Name: Manuel E. Losada Hometown: Born in Camaguey, Cuba and raised in Miami What is your major? I am an […]

CINTAS Foundation honors professor with lifetime achievement award

CINTAS Foundation honors professor with lifetime achievement award

The CINTAS Foundation has named Juan A. Martínez, professor emeritus in FIU’s Department of Art and Art History as the organization’s 2018 lifetime […]

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The ultimate guide to North Miami Brewfest

The ultimate guide to North Miami Brewfest

Tickets for North Miami Brewfest are now on sale. Members of the FIU family receive a discount off their ticket purchase. […]

FIU has been selected to serve as an early voting site

FIU has been selected to serve as an early voting site

FIU has been selected to serve as an early voting site. The site will be the Multipurpose Room of the […]

Breaking down molecules and breaking down barriers

Breaking down molecules and breaking down barriers

“Firsts are best because they are beginnings” is a phrase that could well be one of FIU’s mottos as a […]

Facebook tackles revenge porn with professor’s help

Facebook tackles revenge porn with professor’s help

Psychologist Asia Eaton is helping Facebook in its fight against revenge porn. Eaton, other researchers, lawyers and victim advocates from […]

Journalism opens bureaus in D.C., NYC

Journalism opens bureaus in D.C., NYC

The School of Communication + Journalism’s South Florida Media Network (SFMN) launched its new student-run, faculty-led news bureau program in […]

FIU to play key role in India’s energy evolution

FIU to play key role in India’s energy evolution

In developing countries, there is a growing need for electricity and generating it in creative ways. India is addressing this […]

Behind the scenes of ‘A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings’

Behind the scenes of ‘A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings’

“It’s a bit surreal, coming back home to the place where I learned about theatre,” says FIU Theatre alumna Victoria […]

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Updated subject description

Updated subject description

The following message was sent to the university community on Monday September 17, 2018. Dear members of the university community: […]

FIU Law grads earn highest Florida Bar passage rate, 88.1 percent

FIU Law grads earn highest Florida Bar passage rate, 88.1 percent

FIU College of Law graduates have, once again, earned the highest bar passage rate of any of Florida’s 11 law […]

FIU defeats UMass, 63-24

FIU defeats UMass, 63-24

The football team (2-1, 1-0 in Conference USA) set and tied several records on their way to a 63-24 win […]