Articles by: jprenaud

Cesar Alvarez reappointed to FIU Board of Trustees

Gov. Rick Scott has reappointed Cesar L. Alvarez to the Florida International University Board of Trustees. Alvarez is executive chairman of […]

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FIU to operate Aquarius Reef Base

FIU to operate Aquarius Reef Base

FIU has been awarded a grant to continue stewardship of the Aquarius Reef Base, the world’s only operational underwater research […]

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On Wednesday, remember this: Twelve may be the most important number ever

On Wednesday, remember this: Twelve may be the most important number ever

In mathematics, it is called a sublime number. In religion, some would argue it is nearly holy. Western music is […]

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TEDxFIU to live stream talks

TEDxFIU to live stream talks

The 1,000 tickets set aside for the inaugural TEDxFIU sold out in about three minutes. For those unable to attend, […]

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FIU/Miami Herald/El Nuevo Herald poll: Latino voters in Florida still in flux

Cuban-Americans are the only Latino subgroup keeping President Barack Obama from solidly winning the Latino vote in Florida—and potentially carrying […]

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Panel to discuss the Latino vote, results of FIU/‘Miami Herald’/‘El Nuevo Herald’ poll

Panel to discuss the Latino vote, results of FIU/‘Miami Herald’/‘El Nuevo Herald’ poll

FIU political experts will discuss the Latino vote and results of an FIU/The Miami Herald/El Nuevo Herald poll at a […]

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TEDxFIU announces speakers

TEDxFIU will inspire, motivate, and take you beyond the world you know. The inaugural event will explore topics as varied as […]

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Madeleine K. Albright to visit FIU

WHAT:  In honor of Czech Republic President Vaclav Havel’s visit to FIU 10 years ago, Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine […]

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‘The Washington Monthly’: FIU among top universities in engaging community

FIU ranks among the top universities in the country in engagement and contributions to its community, according to The Washington […]

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College of Business professor leads ‘SunSentinel’ live chat on Chick-fil-A controversy

College of Business professor leads ‘SunSentinel’ live chat on Chick-fil-A controversy

FIU College of Business Administration Professor Kimberly Taylor will lead a live chat on Thursday, Aug. 2, at noon, on […]

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Top expert on effects of bath salts, synthetic marijuana urges tougher regulation

Top expert on effects of bath salts, synthetic marijuana urges tougher regulation

Florida International University boasts a leading expert in the effects of synthetic drugs, including cannabinoids and bath salts, also sold […]

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New forensic method could help police solve crimes

New forensic method could help police solve crimes

Forensic researchers at Florida International University have developed a groundbreaking method that can tie a shooter to the ammunition used […]

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End of year message from President Rosenberg

End of year message from President Rosenberg

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community on Friday, June 1, 2012 Dear FIU […]

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FIU Facebook forum streams live a week before IPO

FIU hosted a panel discussion on May 8 covering Facebook’s upcoming initial public offering (IPO) and its implications. University experts […]

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Facebook goes public

A discussion about the future of the Internet giant — Live on the web WHAT: Florida International University is hosting […]

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