Arts & Culture

Music festival to celebrate 20th anniversary of performing arts center

Music festival to celebrate 20th anniversary of performing arts center

Alumnus and internationally known Latin Jazz sensation Tony Succar will take the stage along with international artist Jon Secada for a night of […]

Stick figure drawings can help you understand the world

Stick figure drawings can help you understand the world

When’s the last time you drew something? Aside from doodling on the sides of our notes, most of us haven’t […]

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

FIU Theatre produces its first Spanish language play, ‘La Nona’

By Ivan Lopez FIU Theatre kicked off its 42nd season Sept. 23 with Roberto Cossa’s dark comedy La Nona – […]

Students, alumni at the core of Villain Theater’s rave reviews

Students, alumni at the core of Villain Theater’s rave reviews

  Hidden in a back alley in the heart of Little River– just north of Little Haiti – is an […]

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Andy Strycharski hates semicolons and other cautionary tales

Andy Strycharski hates semicolons and other cautionary tales

Let’s eat grandma. Let’s eat, grandma. Punctuation. It’s a little thing that can make the difference between inviting grandma to […]

Arrrr! Pirate speak be but a myth. Ye’ve been warned.

Arrrr! Pirate speak be but a myth. Ye’ve been warned.

Shiver me timbers, matey. It’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Every year, people throughout the world pay homage to […]

Music student in Disney’s Royal Welcome Show Aug. 11

Music student in Disney’s Royal Welcome Show Aug. 11

By Michelle Vires Nadya Borno, a vocal performance student in her junior year, will be playing a principal character in […]

FIU and Rookery Bay Reserve form research, education partnership

FIU and Rookery Bay Reserve form research, education partnership

  Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve and FIU have established a new partnership that will serve FIU students as […]

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Creative thinking makes College of Business art gift a reality

Creative thinking makes College of Business art gift a reality

A gift of more than $800,000 of artwork has been made to the College of Business at FIU from Albert Scaglione, […]

Finding art on the floor of Primera Casa

Finding art on the floor of Primera Casa

Chances are you remember looking up into the sky and trying to find shapes in the clouds. But have you […]

Drop-in series: Bottoms up! Students learn the art of wine tasting

Drop-in series: Bottoms up! Students learn the art of wine tasting

Inspired by the late Steve Jobs’ commencement speech at Stanford University where he shared how auditing a calligraphy class in […]

Modern-age spirituality at the heart of Wolfsonian’s upcoming exhibit

Modern-age spirituality at the heart of Wolfsonian’s upcoming exhibit

This October, The Wolfsonian–FIU examines cultural responses to spiritual crises of the modern age in The Pursuit of Abstraction, an exhibition of […]

TEDxFIU: Bringing art to children

TEDxFIU: Bringing art to children

Just a few years ago, management major Jonathan Wynn-Strachan was an honors high school student and student council member. He […]

Czech photographer Hana Jakrlova speaks about one of the photos she captured for her La Otra Cuba exhibition, which is on display until May 31 at the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs.

Czech photographer’s images of stark ‘Cuban reality’ now on exhibit

  Hana Jakrlova never planned to go to Cuba, let alone to use her profession and passion as a photographer […]

Listen to musical recordings of a bygone era

Listen to musical recordings of a bygone era

Photo by Doug Garland ’10 FIU’s Diaz-Ayala Cuban and Latin American Popular Music Collection comprises more than 100,000 items, among […]