Articles by: Jamie Giller

FIU designated ‘Voter-Friendly Campus’

FIU designated ‘Voter-Friendly Campus’

FIU was recently named one of 83 campuses – and just one of six schools in Florida – designated as […]

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Students raise $96,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

Students raise $96,000 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

More than 200 participants and 147 dancers attended Roarthon, the annual 17-hour fundraiser that raises money for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, raising […]

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My internship with PortMiami

My internship with PortMiami

Name: Nimrod Simeon Major: International business Where you interned: I did my internship at PortMiami. I was working with the cargo and […]

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2017 Outstanding Student Life Award winners with Larry Lunsford, vice president for Student Affairs.

Students recognized at annual Outstanding Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 6, more than 40 finalists competed for 15 awards, varying from service and spirit to leadership and […]

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Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga. Tai chi. Meditation. In recent years, the United States has seen a surge in practices promising a calmer, more […]

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Introduced: Joshua Metellus ’18

Introduced: Joshua Metellus ’18

With more than 54,000 students at FIU, there is no shortage of cool characters with interesting stories. The problem is, who […]

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Domestic violence prosecutor seeks to repair families, inspire students

Domestic violence prosecutor seeks to repair families, inspire students

Inside a courtroom of the Broward County Courthouse, Sharonda Lebrun ’06, JD ’10 leans on a desk, sifts through piles […]

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Top 5 questions from college students about the health care law

Top 5 questions from college students about the health care law

The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services reports that since the Affordable Care Act passed an estimated 20 million people gained […]

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5 easy ways to include healthy living in your busy schedule

5 easy ways to include healthy living in your busy schedule

  With 1,000 things on your to-do-list, it’s hard to find time to make healthy living choices. But what if you […]

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Students alleviate anxiety, depression with online therapy

Students alleviate anxiety, depression with online therapy

Vanessa G.* was on her way to pick up a family member from work when she began to feel sick. […]

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All of us cleaning up microplastic and trash.

Our trip to help clean up Curacao

By Stephanie Martinez, junior business administration and finance major Bon bini na Korsou! Or Welcome to Curacao! This Alternative Break […]

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Register to vote at student government sponsored events

Register to vote at student government sponsored events

The Florida voter registration deadline has been extended to Oct. 18 The Fall courseload demands great attention and focus. But one […]

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Update on the Orlando terror attack

Update on the Orlando terror attack

This email was originally sent to all students on June 21, 2016, from the Vice President for Student Affairs, Larry […]

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Honoring fallen soldiers on Memorial Day

Honoring fallen soldiers on Memorial Day

Memorial Day in Miami is often the unofficial start of summer, marked by Urban Beach Week and backyard BBQs. At FIU, 1,800 […]

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Peer Advisors reflect on Orientation Workshop experience

Peer Advisors reflect on Orientation Workshop experience

Written by Eneida Bermudez, junior public relations major, and Pablo Ortiz, freshman business major, 2016 Peer Advisors There are some […]

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