Articles by: Jennifer Lacayo

FIU’s promise to 2017 freshmen: As good as gold

FIU’s promise to 2017 freshmen: As good as gold

FIU is making a promise to the 2017 freshman class: if your family cannot help you pay for college, FIU […]

FIU Law Dean Acosta nominated for U.S. labor secretary post

FIU Law Dean Acosta nominated for U.S. labor secretary post

President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated FIU Law Dean R. Alexander Acosta for the position of secretary of the U.S. […]

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Joanne Li has been appointed dean of FIU’s College of Business. Li comes to FIU with a distinguished record in […]

Construction begins on multipurpose recreation/practice fields

Construction begins on multipurpose recreation/practice fields

The following memo was sent from Celi Ervesun, construction project manager for Facilities Management, to the FIU community on Feb. […]

Multi-Purpose Recreation/Practice Fields FAQs

Multi-Purpose Recreation/Practice Fields FAQs

What is being built? The university is constructing two multi-purpose recreation/practice fields to be used by FIU Wellness and Recreation […]

FIU to host 26th annual Martin Luther King celebration, unveil bust

FIU to host 26th annual Martin Luther King celebration, unveil bust

FIU’s Department of Multicultural Programs and Services will honor Martin Luther King Jr., with a month-long celebration inspired by King’s lifelong […]

FIU 2017 Presidential Inauguration experts

FIU 2017 Presidential Inauguration experts

Florida International University has several experts on local, state, national and international politics, as well as other fields, available to […]

Kenneth G. Furton named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Kenneth G. Furton named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

The 2016 National Academy of Inventors Fellows Selection Committee has named Provost and Executive Vice President Kenneth G. Furton an […]

U.S. Dept. of Transportation awards FIU millions to help build safer bridges

U.S. Dept. of Transportation awards FIU millions to help build safer bridges

The U.S. Department of Transportation is advancing the FIU Bridge Engineering Program’s efforts to make the country’s aging bridges safer. […]

DACA and undocumented students have a home at FIU

DACA and undocumented students have a home at FIU

Provost and Executive Vice President Kenneth G. Furton and Vice President of Student Affairs Larry Lunsford sent the following memo […]

NSF grant to attract women, minority engineering and science professors to FIU

NSF grant to attract women, minority engineering and science professors to FIU

FIU has been awarded a $3.2 million National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant aimed at developing strategies to increase […]

Ratcliffe Foundation invests in Arts + Design Incubator at FIU

Ratcliffe Foundation invests in Arts + Design Incubator at FIU

FIU’s College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) has partnered with The Philip E. and Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation […]

Research links secondhand smoke exposure during pregnancy to developmental delays in children, adolescents

Research links secondhand smoke exposure during pregnancy to developmental delays in children, adolescents

Prenatal exposure can result in lower self-control, contributing to delinquent behavior The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have long documented […]

Dr. Sergio Gonzalez-Arias to join FIU as executive associate dean for clinical affairs

Dr. Sergio Gonzalez-Arias to join FIU as executive associate dean for clinical affairs

Dr. Sergio Gonzalez-Arias, chief of neurological surgery at Baptist Hospital and chair of the Department of Neuroscience at FIU’s Herbert […]

Carnival on board with third cohort of Gold Scholars

Carnival on board with third cohort of Gold Scholars

This fall, five recent high school graduates from across South Florida began classes at Florida International University in the Chaplin […]