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My first job! Working as an architectural designer

My first job! Working as an architectural designer

Name: Marina Miers Hometown: Miami Degree/Major: Architecture Where are you working? At AECOM as an architectural designer How did you get your job? My […]

Students from Florida Christian School set up their model building in front of FIU's Wall of Wind fans

Wall of Wind Challenge attracts next generation of engineers

Eight students from Coral Park Senior High School huddled together, a question hanging in the air: Would the model building […]

FIU College of Law graduates diverse 14th class

FIU College of Law graduates diverse 14th class

For the 146 juris doctorate candidates who will be graduating from FIU College of Law, Friday’s commencement ceremony marks a […]

Baseball’s Garcia named Conference USA Freshman of the Year

Baseball’s Garcia named Conference USA Freshman of the Year

  After a record-breaking first season in college baseball, FIU catcher Jose Garcia was named the 2018 Conference USA Freshman […]

Broadcast alumna leads in Chicago Spanish media market

Broadcast alumna leads in Chicago Spanish media market

By Carina Vo Teri Arvesu graduated from FIU in 1999 with a bachelor’s in broadcast journalism, later earned a master’s in […]

From homelessness to independence: how 50 mattresses changed 50 lives

From homelessness to independence: how 50 mattresses changed 50 lives

The statistics are startling. In Miami-Dade County alone, more than 4,000 children are living in shelters, on the street, in […]

Graduate fellows inspire each other and the community

Graduate fellows inspire each other and the community

Coffee, school, lab, repeat. This is just a glimpse of the day in the life of a doctoral student at […]

FIU partners on altered reality studio

FIU partners on altered reality studio

FIU’s College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) has partnered with virtual reality purveyor Bridgegate Pictures to create iSTAR, […]

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Continuing hope and optimism about our collaboration

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Continuing hope and optimism about our collaboration

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

Class valedictorian Mengming Li and President Rosenberg are flanked by Li's parents.

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Qingdao inaugural commencement

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

President Rosenberg blogs from China: A graduation diary

President Rosenberg blogs from China: A graduation diary

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

The pre-graduation talent show is a popular part of the graduation festivities in China.

President Rosenberg blogs from China: The college experience is not just about learning in the classroom

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

5 questions with the dean of business

5 questions with the dean of business

Joanne Li first came to the United States from Hong Kong as an international student. She earned an undergraduate degree […]

New nursing apprenticeships promote rural primary care

New nursing apprenticeships promote rural primary care

The Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing & Health Sciences has awarded $100,000 in traineeship grants to five FIU nurse practitioner graduate […]

Hey, FIU: Are you ready to bring back the Sunblazer?

Hey, FIU: Are you ready to bring back the Sunblazer?

By David Drucker Call it nostalgia. Call it curiosity. Call it school spirit, revved up by the recent success of […]