Archive for February, 2018

Photo taken at FIU Career Fair

5 ways to market yourself to potential employers

Does the job search process make you nervous? If it does, that’s common. Applying for a job can be intimidating […]

Search for vanishing frogs leads to discovery of new species

Search for vanishing frogs leads to discovery of new species

FIU biologist Alessandro Catenazzi went in search of vanishing frogs in the Amazon. What he found was an entirely new species. A fungal disease is […]

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February 2018 in photos: Swimming, SOBEWFF® and Uproar

February 2018 in photos: Swimming, SOBEWFF® and Uproar

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 That’s it? Just like that, the shortest month of the year has come to a […]

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President Rosenberg delivers Greek life update, shares additional reinstatement decisions

President Rosenberg delivers Greek life update, shares additional reinstatement decisions

President Mark B. Rosenberg shared the following message with the university community on Feb. 28, 2018: We continue to work together […]

Former Congressman Patrick Murphy named senior fellow at FIU’s Green School

Former Congressman Patrick Murphy named senior fellow at FIU’s Green School

Former Congressman Patrick Murphy has been named a senior fellow at FIU’s Steven J. Green School of International and Public […]

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How people speak Spanish drives judgment, new study finds

How people speak Spanish drives judgment, new study finds

People in Miami likely judge others on how they speak Spanish, according to a new FIU study. In the study, […]

Student presents original burger to Guy Fieri at SOBEWFF®

Student presents original burger to Guy Fieri at SOBEWFF®

Psychology senior Angelic Cox got the chance of a lifetime this past weekend at the Food Network & Cooking Channel […]

Participating in peaceful demonstrations won’t hurt admissions status

Participating in peaceful demonstrations won’t hurt admissions status

FIU will not rescind admission decisions of incoming students who receive disciplinary action from their high school for participating in […]

The Panthers won their fourth straight Conference USA championship over the weekend, setting a new conference record in points scored in the process.

Swimming and diving wins fourth straight conference title

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 In the sports world, the word “dynasty” is thrown around pretty often – almost too […]

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Dr. Chenzhong Li

5 questions with biomedical engineer and new program director for NSF

Chenzhong Li, a Worlds Ahead distinguished professor in biomedical engineering and director of FIU’s Nanobioengineering/Biolectronics Lab, was tapped by the […]

FIU environmental studies student Chloe Vorseth is conducting research to inform Everglades restoration policy and implementation.

Engaging residents for faster Everglades restoration

Chloe Vorseth wants to speed up Everglades restoration. Vorseth, an FIU environmental studies student, is examining what people know about […]

Tomás R. Guilarte

Stempel College dean honored for his work in toxicology

Tomás R. Guilarte, dean of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work and professor in the Department […]

Theatre students shine at the regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Theatre students shine at the regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Eleven students took home 15 awards at this year’s Region IV Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). Many of […]

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Randy Matos, doctoral electrical engineering student, at FIU's Modesto Maidique campus.

My internship at Intel

Name: Randy Matos Hometown: Technically, it’s Havana, Cuba. I left Cuba when I was three years old and moved to Tampa, Florida, […]

FIU honors 17 lost by encouraging positive actions

FIU honors 17 lost by encouraging positive actions

As South Florida – and the nation – continues to grapple with heartbreak in the aftermath of a high school […]