Articles by: Karen Cochrane

President, university leaders address pressing issues in Town Hall

President, university leaders address pressing issues in Town Hall

President talks new appointments, strategic plan, finances at Town Hall Proclaiming “these are times that demand clarity and a sense […]

Honors College helps high school student, gains a Golden Scholar

Honors College helps high school student, gains a Golden Scholar

Throughout her entire high school experience, Stephanie Flores has relied on peers and mentors for computer access to complete school […]

Hundreds of students network, present work at statewide research conference

Hundreds of students network, present work at statewide research conference

  More than 500 students converged upon the Graham Center Ballrooms Feb. 21-22 for the Fourth Annual Florida Undergraduate Research […]

by × X
Alumni heading back to the classroom for Panther Alumni Week

Alumni heading back to the classroom for Panther Alumni Week

It’s been 25 years since Gerald Grant, Jr., has been a student, but next week the Board of Trustees member […]

by × X
Chaplin School receives grant to enhance career development office

Chaplin School receives grant to enhance career development office

  The Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management has received a grant from the J. Willard and Alice S. […]

Coley to go for all-time scoring record on Jan. 8 vs. Rice

Coley to go for all-time scoring record on Jan. 8 vs. Rice

Wednesday, Jan. 8, FIU sports fans will get a rare opportunity to be there in person as one of their […]

by × X
A look back at 2013

A look back at 2013

FIU and its Panthers had an amazing year in 2013. Looking back at some posts of the last 12 months […]

MMC’s Lot 1 to close for construction of PG 6

MMC’s Lot 1 to close for construction of PG 6

Lot 1 will close Saturday, Dec. 14, to allow for construction of the university’s newest parking garage – PG 6. […]

by × X
FIU technologies contribute to successful Startup Quest

FIU technologies contribute to successful Startup Quest

Business plans written for two FIU technologies took top honors recently at Startup Quest, an innovative competition pairing unemployed or […]

ROTC cadets to honor veterans Nov. 9 with Ruck March fundraiser

ROTC cadets to honor veterans Nov. 9 with Ruck March fundraiser

Members of the community are being invited to join more than 200 cadets from eight universities who will gather at […]

by × X

University tests emergency notification system

The university conducted a test of the FIU emergency notification system Oct. 31 at 10 a.m. It was only a […]

by × X

FIU offers $1.1 million in scholarships at Fall Open Houses

As part of a broader strategy to recruit more high-achieving students to FIU, the university recently extended scholarship offers in […]

by × X
University upgrading FIU Alert system

University upgrading FIU Alert system

FIU is in the process of upgrading its emergency notification system known as FIU Alert. In addition to its current capabilities, […]

by × X
Emmy award-winning alumna establishes journalism scholarship

Emmy award-winning alumna establishes journalism scholarship

Pamela Silva Conde, co-host of Univision’s “Primer Impacto” daily news show and a 2003 graduate of FIU’s School of Journalism and […]

by × X
FIU family bids final farewell to Paul Gallagher

FIU family bids final farewell to Paul Gallagher

They flew in from Washington, D.C., New York City and London. They left conferences early and came back to campus […]