Articles by: Sissi Garland

FIU honored as change agent, leader in hurricane preparedness

FIU honored as change agent, leader in hurricane preparedness

  When a hurricane is barreling down on you, it’s too late to prepare. Erik Salna has dedicated his career […]

Message from Vice President for Student Affairs

Message from Vice President for Student Affairs

Vice President for Student Affairs Larry W. Lunsford sent the following message to the FIU community: Our thoughts and prayers […]

Happy National Play-Doh Day!

Happy National Play-Doh Day!

Business student mentors startups in Gaza

Business student mentors startups in Gaza

In June of 2015, international business major Tara Demren decided on a whim to participate in StartUp Weekend Miami. She and […]

Rosenberg takes over FIU Snapchat

Rosenberg takes over FIU Snapchat

President Mark B. Rosenberg took over FIU’s Snapchat account on Thursday, Sept. 8. Followers got to see what his day […]

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

  This is a test of the FIU Emergency Notification System. Thank you for participating. Please take a moment to […]

New campus services satisfy all your retail needs

New campus services satisfy all your retail needs

Time is a rare commodity for the FIU community. Marathon study sessions, grading dozens of essays and implementing new initiatives leave […]

Zika now in Florida: What you need to know

Zika now in Florida: What you need to know

Fourteen people in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have been infected with the Zika virus by local mosquitoes, health officials announced […]

The first cohort of the Presidential Leadership Program met with President Mark B. Rosenberg at the opening reception July 6.

New presidential program offers emerging leaders executive perspective

  During this new academic year, 30 FIU staff and faculty members will have an unprecedented opportunity to assess the […]

TEDxFIU: A performance by ToBy

TEDxFIU: A performance by ToBy

Reggie Baril is an independent Haitian-American Hip Hop recording artist from Miami. A senior at FIU majoring in theatre performance, […]

TEDxFIU: Let’s focus on climate resolve

TEDxFIU: Let’s focus on climate resolve

An aquatic ecologist, Todd Crowl is a co-founder of FIU’s Sea Level Solutions Center. He is also the director of […]

Tell us what you think: FIU News reader survey

Tell us what you think: FIU News reader survey

The Office of News & Communications strives to bring you relevant and interesting stories about the university through our FIU […]

Tribute to late university president Gregory Wolfe

Tribute to late university president Gregory Wolfe

The university community came together Feb. 2 to celebrate the legacy of FIU’s third president. Gregory Wolfe welcomed FIU’s first freshman […]

Herbert and Nicole Wertheim

The Wertheims join The Giving Pledge

Florida philanthropists Herbert and Nicole Wertheim have joined The Giving Pledge, a commitment by the world’s wealthiest individuals and families to […]

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

This is a test of the FIU emergency notification system. This is only a test. Thank you for participating in […]