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FIU Law student Shayna Hudson wins scholarship

FIU Law student Shayna Hudson wins scholarship

Third-year law student Shayna Hudson was recognized as one of three scholarship recipients during the Caribbean Bar Association’s (CBA) 8th […]

Replacing Ruth: Sanyo Mathew named senior director of Graham Center

Replacing Ruth: Sanyo Mathew named senior director of Graham Center

Student Affairs named Sanyo Mathew senior director of the Graham University Center in late August, replacing 35-year veteran Ruth Hamilton. […]

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Professor Cassidy recognized with President’s Council Worlds Ahead Award

Professor Cassidy recognized with President’s Council Worlds Ahead Award

Beloved wine professor Patrick “Chip” Cassidy ’75 is the recipient of the 2014 President’s Council Worlds Ahead Award. Cassidy was […]

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Get your vote in early at MMC

Get your vote in early at MMC

FIU is proud of the role we play in supporting citizens as they exercise their civic duty. To further that […]

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Federal government awards FIU $2.3 million for work in Latin America and Africa

Federal government awards FIU $2.3 million for work in Latin America and Africa

FIU has received three prestigious Title VI grants to fund programs and student scholarships in areas of strategic importance for […]

FIU one of only 25 U.S. institutions to offer Peace Corps Prep Program

FIU one of only 25 U.S. institutions to offer Peace Corps Prep Program

Freshman Victoria Mendez came to FIU with the goal of ultimately joining the Peace Corps. A new program, which launched […]

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Students embark on Everglades writing expedition

Students embark on Everglades writing expedition

Five FIU students, all aspiring writers, have been selected to take part in a six-week Everglades wilderness expedition this fall, […]

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FIU announces 2014-2015 Foundation Board officers

FIU announces 2014-2015 Foundation Board officers

The Florida International University Foundation Board of Directors has appointed five new officers, including Thomas M. Cornish, Richard Brilliant, Kathryn […]

Alexander Martini and his wife Melissa Aponte Martini.

FIU law student earns top score on Florida Bar Exam

FIU alumnus Alexander Martini has earned the highest score among more than 2,800 lawyers who took the Florida Bar Examination […]

President Rosenberg: Homecoming 2014 is here!

President Rosenberg: Homecoming 2014 is here!

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following memo to the university community on Thursday Oct. 9, 2014.  Dear FIU family: […]

Everything you need to know about tailgating at FIU

Everything you need to know about tailgating at FIU

With the 2014 football season upon us, FIU Football is slated to host eight home games.  We welcome you, your […]

Homecoming brings exciting events for parents and families

Homecoming brings exciting events for parents and families

At FIU, Homecoming is a week-long celebration marked with a parade, tailgate, football game, concerts, comedy shows and more. Homecoming […]

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Cathy Pareto, one of the plaintiffs in the marriage equality case in Florida, stands in the crowd outside of the July 2 hearing that took place before Judge Sarah Zabel in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in Miami.

Marriage equality plaintiffs to speak at National Coming Out Day

On Friday, Oct. 10, LGBTQA Initiatives, part of Student Affairs’ Multicultural Programs and Services department, will celebrate National Coming Out […]

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8 tips for managing your student loans

8 tips for managing your student loans

According to U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 edition of Best Colleges, the average amount of debt carried by FIU’s class […]

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FIU student loan default rate drops to 8.9 percent

FIU student loan default rate drops to 8.9 percent

New data compiled by the U.S. Department of Education found that fewer students are defaulting on their federal sudent loans […]

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