Campus Life

Jonathan Bursztyn holds his award at the first-ever #PantherCage, hosted by the FIU School of Journalism and Mass Communication, at the FIU Biscayne Bay Campus on March 26, 2015.

Engineering student wins at the #PantherCage

Jonathan Bursztyn, an Argentine exchange student from the College of Engineering and Computing, will be receiving $1,000 after presenting the […]

FIU expansion: what are you looking forward to?

FIU expansion: what are you looking forward to?

As FIU plans its expansion to serve the Miami-Dade community, we want to know what you are looking forward to the most. […]

Miami Beach Senior High School freshman Rebecca Rauch-Thane was awarded a scholarship to FIU during the Miami Beach Community Resiliency Summit in March.

14-year-old receives scholarship to FIU 

Just midway through her freshman year of high school, Miami Beach Senior High School student Rebecca Rauch-Thane has been awarded […]

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Remembering R. Kirk Landon as one of FIU’s biggest advocates

Remembering R. Kirk Landon as one of FIU’s biggest advocates

The university joins President Mark B. Rosenberg in remembering philanthropist and FIU advocate R. Kirk Landon, who passed away at […]

Xavier Cortada

Artist-in-residence Xavier Cortada creates art for Miami Beach Centennial

In honor of Miami Beach’s centennial anniversary, FIU’s College of Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) artist-in-residence Xavier Cortada unveiled a […]

50@50: Gregory Wolfe remembers Ella Fitzgerald’s visit to BBC

50@50: Gregory Wolfe remembers Ella Fitzgerald’s visit to BBC

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News will share 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ series. […]

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Lowell, left, and Pozo

FIU welcomes two new members to the Board of Trustees

The Florida Board of Governors has announced the appointment of Natasha Lowell and Justo L. Pozo to the Florida International University Board of […]

Biomolecular Sciences Institute Director Yuk-Ching Tse-Dihn with one of her students working in the lab.

Scientists developing new method to combat prostate cancer

FIU scientists are battling prostate cancer at the cellular level. Researchers from FIU’s Biomolecular Sciences Institute (BSI) and the Herbert […]

A cappella group builds community within Honors College

A cappella group builds community within Honors College

“Ee-ee-ee-ee-ah-ah-ah-ah-ahhh.” Practice begins with arpeggios up and down the scales to warm up the vocal chords. “Sssssssssss.” Ten counts of […]

Opportunities flourish at College of Business career fair

Opportunities flourish at College of Business career fair

The career quest is on, and both sides are looking for the same thing: a good fit. Students want that […]

aB Selma, Alabama: Footsteps of history

aB Selma, Alabama: Footsteps of history

During spring break, Alternative Breaks (aB) sent students on 21 trips to varying locations from Nicaragua and Dominican Republic, to […]

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50@50: Professor receives surprise award from student

50@50: Professor receives surprise award from student

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News is sharing 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ series. […]

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Krystin Montersil and Stephanie D’Angelo win 2015 Moot Court Competition

Krystin Montersil and Stephanie D’Angelo win 2015 Moot Court Competition

Attorneys are known for their gift of gab. But for Krystin Montersil and Stephanie D’Angelo – both second-year law students […]

NYT’s Michael Slackman bears witness

NYT’s Michael Slackman bears witness

Some foreign correspondents seek assignments covering the news from glamorous cities such as Paris or Rome. Others seek to tell […]

FIU to honor prominent alumni at the 14th Annual Torch Awards Charity Gala

FIU to honor prominent alumni at the 14th Annual Torch Awards Charity Gala

The FIU Alumni Association will celebrate its 14th Annual Torch Awards Charity Gala on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the […]