Articles by: Federal Relations

D.C. Update: Immigration, higher education back on the front burner

D.C. Update: Immigration, higher education back on the front burner

As the dust settles from the midterm elections and Congress returned to Washington, immigration, higher education and Ebola were center […]

FIU in D.C. update: FIU Ebola expert visits White House

FIU in D.C. update: FIU Ebola expert visits White House

In the week leading up to the mid-term elections, FIU’s strength in global health response, coastal ecosystems and local educational […]

The White House comes to campus

The White House comes to campus

This week, President Obama’s top science adviser was on campus, FIU research was on center stage –both in Miami and Washington, […]

D.C. back in session: Advancing global health and job opportunities

D.C. back in session: Advancing global health and job opportunities

September means back to school and back in session season. The U.S. Congress came back to session this Monday after […]

D.C. update: Rosenberg, students attend U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

D.C. update: Rosenberg, students attend U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

As Congress raced toward the finish line before summer recess, FIU was advocating for important financial aid measures, and President Mark […]

D.C. Update: FIU asserts leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions

D.C. Update: FIU asserts leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions

With our world-class research on center stage in our nation’s capital, FIU asserted its leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions […]

FIU brothers Champions for Change at White House

FIU brothers Champions for Change at White House

Tuesday, June 17, FIU students and brothers Nicolas and Esteban Wulff will be attending a Champions for Change event at […]

Student loans, education innovation addressed as interns take the Hill

Student loans, education innovation addressed as interns take the Hill

Like many to come this summer, this was a big week in Washington D.C. for the FIU community. Issues like […]

FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

More than 45 of FIU’s brightest minds are interning in federal agencies, private firms, non-profit organizations and national organizations across […]

D.C. Update: Congressional champions promote FIU

D.C. Update: Congressional champions promote FIU

As the appropriations process in Congress moved forward, FIU submitted its 2014 federal agenda to the South Florida delegation, and […]

D.C. update: FIRST Act receives markup, Executive MPA students visit D.C.

D.C. update: FIRST Act receives markup, Executive MPA students visit D.C.

While the House deliberates on the FIRST Act and the appropriations process began on the Hill, FIU Executive MPA students […]

D.C. Update: Biomedical engineering, veterans success and Education Effect

D.C. Update: Biomedical engineering, veterans success and Education Effect

With debate moving on a veterans in-state tuition bill, FIU promoted its transformative research to federal partners in Washington, D.C., […]

Alumni support ‘Joe’s’ in D.C. at opening party

Alumni support ‘Joe’s’ in D.C. at opening party

Just a few steps from the White House, FIU alumni and Miamians rallied to support the opening of “Joe’s Seafood, […]

D.C. update: Rosenberg at the White House, Pell Grant increase

D.C. update: Rosenberg at the White House, Pell Grant increase

On Jan. 16, President Mark B. Rosenberg attended the White House Summit on College Affordability – bringing international attention to […]

On and off the Hill: FIU interns continue to succeed in D.C.

On and off the Hill: FIU interns continue to succeed in D.C.

FIU students continue to prove that they not only have the knowledge and experience to impact the local community, but […]