Archive for 2018

Countdown to Homecoming 2018!

Countdown to Homecoming 2018!

On Tuesday, June 19, President Mark B. Rosenberg shared the following message with the FIU community. 

Can nanotechnology help treat Alzheimer’s?

Can nanotechnology help treat Alzheimer’s?

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia. It takes a devastating toll on patients and family members, […]

Technology strategies are integral to a firm’s success, professor says

Technology strategies are integral to a firm’s success, professor says

How do firms respond to technological change? This is one of the important research questions Curba Morris Lampert, assistant professor in […]

Catching up with NFL draftee Alex McGough ’17

Catching up with NFL draftee Alex McGough ’17

Since being drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the seventh round of the NFL Draft, Alex McGough ’17 has been […]

Digital entrepreneurs win big at Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge FIU Track

Digital entrepreneurs win big at Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge FIU Track

After winning both the FIU track and the People’s Pick of The Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge, the folks behind […]

Building powerful public health alliances at global conference

Building powerful public health alliances at global conference

The eighth annual International Global Health Conference was held May 22-25 at Modesto A. Maidique Campus. It provided an opportunity, […]

Annabert van Wettum and Marianne Citroen in the Yoors’ first creative studio in New York. Photo courtesy of Yoors Family Archive.

Hidden Tapestry: A writer’s obsession with an artist, his 2 wives

Debra Dean went on a pseudo blind date, hoping to unravel a bizarre tale of love, lust, creativity and lifelong […]

My first job! Working as an architectural designer

My first job! Working as an architectural designer

Name: Marina Miers Hometown: Miami Degree/Major: Architecture Where are you working? At AECOM as an architectural designer How did you get your job? My […]

Alec Dominguez earns C-USA Spring Spirit of Service Award

Alec Dominguez earns C-USA Spring Spirit of Service Award

Assen Aeronautics team. From left to right: Lamar Burton, Assen Andonov, Marcus Herndon, John Gibson, Milena Andonov and Micheal Adeyosoye.

Engineering students join forces with pilot to build flying bike

Wanting to fly is a dream of many little kids. Assen Andonov, born in Bulgaria, dreamed of flying a plane […]

Women in communication earn less, experience negative company cultures and still face a glass ceiling

Women in communication earn less, experience negative company cultures and still face a glass ceiling

FIU’s Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center released the results of a national survey that found that women are more likely to […]

Students receive NSF graduate fellowships

Students receive NSF graduate fellowships

At the age of 20, Paloma Tuttle-Vasseur is headed to Harvard with her FIU bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and a […]

Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

The family of FIU visionary Albert Dotson Sr. has donated $1 million to FIU to commemorate his legacy at the […]

by Eduardo Merille

Board of Trustees rates Rosenberg’s performance “superior,” extends his contract

In its last meeting of the academic year, the FIU Board of Trustees extended President Mark B. Rosenberg’s contract and […]

Andres Nunez drafted by Kansas City Royals

Andres Nunez drafted by Kansas City Royals