Articles by: Sissi Garland

Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

April 2018 in photos: Commencement, Dennis Lehane and a covert operative

April 2018 in photos: Commencement, Dennis Lehane and a covert operative

FIU didn’t slow down for the end of the Spring semester. April was packed with special events and memorable moments […]

Student painter Lucia Morales studies every detail of a live model's face at FIU's Academy of Portrait & Figurative Art.

Learning from the masters of figurative art

Video by Katherine De Jesus With each brush stroke, the model’s earnest expression is revealed. Student painter Lucia Morales studies every […]

My internship at Zoo Miami

My internship at Zoo Miami

Name: Brianna Chin Hometown: Miami, FL Major: Biology on the pre-veterinary track Where did you intern? What did you do there? Zoo Miami with […]

Women’s tennis claims first championship title

Women’s tennis claims first championship title

Pedestrian Bridge Updates

Pedestrian Bridge Updates

Update #6: 3/18/18 at 5 p.m. FIU classes resume Monday 8th Street closed from 107th Avenue to 117th Avenue indefinitely; all […]

Today and always, #FIUSTRONG

Today and always, #FIUSTRONG

Ana Correa visits a farm in Bluefields, Nicaragua during her summer internship with blueEnergy.

Applications open for summer fellowship in Nicaragua

FIU has teamed up with blueEnergy, local agencies and residents to build a sustainable community in Bluefields, Nicaragua. The nonprofit group blueEnergy offers college students internships […]

Panther ingenuity, quick actions help recover engagement ring

Panther ingenuity, quick actions help recover engagement ring

A long-time university employee says it’s “amazing” that her engagement ring was found after she accidentally flushed it down the toilet. […]

FIU tests emergency notification system

FIU tests emergency notification system

This is a test of the FIU emergency notification system. This is only a test. FIU faculty, staff and students […]

Major gift by late philanthropist caps 18-year legacy of Wolfsonian support

Major gift by late philanthropist caps 18-year legacy of Wolfsonian support

Palm Beach philanthropist Jean S. Sharf and her late husband, collector and scholar Frederic A. Sharf, have gifted more than 650 items […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gasparilla Bowl packages now on sale

Gasparilla Bowl packages now on sale

The Panthers are bowl-bound for the third time in FIU football 
history! Our team is ready to face the Temple Owls […]

FIU a top leader in creating opportunities for low-income students

FIU a top leader in creating opportunities for low-income students

The Brookings Institution ranked FIU sixth on its list of selective, public, research-generating universities with the highest levels of low-income […]