Campus Life

FIU professor: Don’t fall for fake news! Here are some tips.

FIU professor: Don’t fall for fake news! Here are some tips.

As with other things in life, Professor Fred Blevens believes it’s important to practice safe news. Blevens teaches communication in […]

November 2016 in photos: TEDxFIU, Walk on Water, Thanksgiving

November 2016 in photos: TEDxFIU, Walk on Water, Thanksgiving

The fall semester is almost over and November has been an exciting month at FIU. Between all the Thanksgiving festivities, […]

by × 1
Paying for college? 10 tips for finding scholarships

Paying for college? 10 tips for finding scholarships

Paying for college tops any student’s list of priorities. But applying for scholarships can be a daunting and time-consuming task […]

With help from FIU, Master Paletas whips up a winning business

With help from FIU, Master Paletas whips up a winning business

The food handlers donned scarves over their hair, face masks over their mouths and noses, white coats over their clothing […]

2016 Cuba experts list

2016 Cuba experts list

FIU, located in the heart of Miami’s Cuban-American community, has a wide array of experts on Cuba and the U.S.-Cuba […]

DACA and undocumented students have a home at FIU

DACA and undocumented students have a home at FIU

Provost and Executive Vice President Kenneth G. Furton and Vice President of Student Affairs Larry Lunsford sent the following memo […]

Fifth annual TEDxFIU breaks attendance record

Fifth annual TEDxFIU breaks attendance record

TEDxFIU celebrated its fifth anniversary this year, christening the new Student Academic Success Center’s lecture hall as its inaugural event. […]

Happy Thanksgiving from FIU

Happy Thanksgiving from FIU

Have a safe and fun Thanksgiving holiday break, Panthers! If you are interested in helping students in need by stocking […]

by × 2
Fulbright Program marks 70th anniversary with FIU visit

Fulbright Program marks 70th anniversary with FIU visit

Cultural exchange. Academic challenges. Professional opportunities. These are just some of the reasons that 370,000 participants have been attracted to […]

by × 3
Author Andrew Solomon signs copies of his book, "Far and Away: Reporting from the Brink of Change."

Author discusses global change, urges students to speak against injustice

“The most dangerous world views are the world views of those who have never viewed the world.” – Alexander von Humboldt […]

by × 1
ShopFIU vendors give back through student scholarships

ShopFIU vendors give back through student scholarships

  Junior finance major Stephanie H. Espinosa’s goal is to be the first in her family to graduate college, and […]

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 […]

Photo: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.

Look up tonight, supermoon on the rise

As the moon reaches full phase Monday, Nov. 14, it will be the closest it’s been to Earth since 1948. There […]

Walk on Water now a statewide event

Walk on Water now a statewide event

Earlier today architecture students climbed into their “shoes” and prepared to defy the limits of expectations by walking on water. Poised […]