Articles by: Federal Relations

Are you interning in D.C. this summer?

Are you interning in D.C. this summer?

Summer is right around the corner, which for many FIU students means it’s internship season. In addition to the countless numbers […]

Congressman Ted Deutch (FL-22) kicks off the Coastal Sustainability Briefing on Capitol Hill.

FIU leads dialogue on coastal sustainability at the White House, Capitol Hill

As Congress negotiates a funding bill to keep the federal government open, FIU’s Institute of Water and Environment leadership engages […]

Ryder partners with FIU to support women leaders, D.C. internship program

Ryder partners with FIU to support women leaders, D.C. internship program

Ryder, a U.S.-based provider of transportation and supply chain solutions, recently granted FIU $30,000 through the Ryder Charitable Foundation. The […]

FIU talks federal funding as POTUS unveils budget request

FIU talks federal funding as POTUS unveils budget request

Dean Tomás Guilarte meets with congressional offices on the heels of President Donald J. Trump’s budget request; FIU Intelligence Fellows […]

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

To watch the hearing live, click here.  The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions has scheduled a […]

FIU in DC hosts the 2017 Health Disparities Symposium with over 50 guests in attendance.

D.C. Update: FIU hosts 2017 Health Disparities Symposium

FIU and UM host a research symposium in DC; President Trump addresses a joint session of Congress highlighting University priorities; […]

Secretary DeVos meets with FIU President Rosenberg, other public university leaders

Secretary DeVos meets with FIU President Rosenberg, other public university leaders

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg joined 10 other public university presidents and Peter McPherson of the Association of Public and […]

Gathering of international health experts in Washington, D.C. for GHC conference.

Health experts from 13 countries convene in Washington, D.C.

In advance of the upcoming 7th Annual Global Health Conference taking place at FIU this March, FIU’s Global Health Consortium brought […]

President Rosenberg with FIU Trustees Claudia Puig, Jorge Arrizurieta and Alian Collazo join Doral Mayor Juan Carlos Bermudez and other FIU in front of the U.S. Capitol Building the day before the inauguration.

FIU advances federal priorities while new administration arrives

  Every presidential inauguration provides the FIU community an opportunity to commemorate history and analyze the potential impact of the […]

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

With preparations for the presidential inauguration in full swing in the nation’s capital, FIU hosted its first inauguration essay contest […]

FIU in D.C. debuts innovative bridge, high-rise design classes for professionals

FIU in D.C. debuts innovative bridge, high-rise design classes for professionals

For the first time last week, FIU in D.C. offered classes for engineering professionals and graduate students from around the country. “Design […]

Students hone career skills during D.C. visit

Students hone career skills during D.C. visit

After a historic election week in Washington, D.C., 20 FIU student leaders took to the skies to attend FIU in […]

President Rosenburg and Provost Furton meet with Dr. Perez- Stable, NIHMD Director.

President, provost meet with CIA and national health leaders

This post is part of an ongoing series that features the efforts of FIU in D.C., the team charged with […]

Professors talk teacher diversity, climate change at White House summits

Professors talk teacher diversity, climate change at White House summits

Last week was a busy one in Washington, D.C. for FIU’s academic leaders, two of which were invited to the […]

Ashoka U's renewal interview with representatives of George Mason University

When students become social entrepreneurs, change happens

This past week in Washington D.C., FIU convened a select coalition of Ashoka Universities to explore opportunities for impacting social […]