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Hacking your way into the job market

Hacking your way into the job market

By Sandeep Varry Missing out on sleep during weekends is generally not recommended, unless it can land you a dream job. […]

A final defense: FIU Law clinic helps educate lawyers handling death penalty cases

A final defense: FIU Law clinic helps educate lawyers handling death penalty cases

By Eric Barton When Kevin Evers killed three men in Miami Beach in 2003 simply because they wouldn’t turn down […]

Political engagement 
makes government better

Political engagement 
makes government better

By Kevin Evans Kevin Evans is a professor of political science in the Steven J. Green School of International and […]

How a performing arts center transformed FIU

How a performing arts center transformed FIU

The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center in 2016 celebrated two decades of arts education and cultural programming. A […]

FIU Theatre's production of 'La Nona'  runs through Sunday, Oct. 2.

FIU Theatre makes history with ‘La Nona’ at Kennedy Center festival

By Ivan Lopez FIU Theatre hit the road with last semester’s production of La Nona, presenting it at the Region […]

Students create award-winning burger, beer

Students create award-winning burger, beer

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews announced Feb. 16 The 305 Burger, submitted by chemistry major Given Suman, as its Golden Robin Award-winner. Red Robin […]

Issa Rae, creator, co-writer and star of the HBO hit series, "Insecure," was the guest speaker for Black Student Union's Speaker Series, the signature event for Black History Month.

Student reflects on Black History Month speaker Issa Rae

The Black Student Union has arranged a series of events to celebrate Black History Month. The signature Black History Month […]

FIU Theatre presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

FIU Theatre presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

By Ivan Lopez FIU Theatre kicked off its Spring 2017 season Jan. 27 with the rock-comedy musical Little Shop of Horrors, written […]

Green School professors release books on Castro and Cuba

Green School professors release books on Castro and Cuba

By Melissa Burgess As the world continues to react to the passing of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, two professors from the […]

Enter to win the opportunity to experience global careers in D.C.

Enter to win the opportunity to experience global careers in D.C.

If you’re seeking a career where you can make the world a better place, FIU has the opportunity for you. […]

President Rosenberg on the death of Fidel Castro

President Rosenberg on the death of Fidel Castro

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the FIU community today.  Dear FIU family: Tonight our thoughts are […]

When art and engineering collide

When art and engineering collide

    By Yanina Onyewenjo Walking through shreds of colorful paper growing on trees like fungi, you look around, and […]

FIU Truman Scholar recipient aspires to pay it forward

FIU Truman Scholar recipient aspires to pay it forward

by Nykeema Radway As an eight-year-old, Wendy Ruiz began working as her mom’s assistant in Sunday school. This experience stuck […]

In praise of a mentor

In praise of a mentor

An assistant U.S. attorney recalls the friendship of a pivotal professor. —By Clayton Solomon ’05 Everyone warned me that Professor […]

Sexually transmitted infections reach all time high in U.S.

Sexually transmitted infections reach all time high in U.S.

by Nykeema Radway We’ve all heard about them but we don’t talk about them. The topic isn’t included in our […]