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9 tips for crafting an awesome resume

9 tips for crafting an awesome resume

  Six seconds. That’s how long employers and recruiters spend looking at a resume on average. The question is: will your […]

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Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Nanotechnology-based gene editing study seeks to eradicate HIV in brain of drug abusers

Opiate abuse is a significant risk factor for HIV infection, and in combination they can have a devastating effect on […]

Adrian Mederos at work.

Keeping smart homes safe during disasters

Alarm systems and smoke detectors are some of the tools used today to keep homes safe. But as more smart […]

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 […]

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University initiative makes textbooks more affordable

Textbooks are expensive. Many cost well over $100. Four or five classes at that price puts a dent in anyone’s […]

FIU President’s Council launches campaign to raise funds for Fostering Panther Pride

FIU President’s Council launches campaign to raise funds for Fostering Panther Pride

Juan Muñoz lost his mother to cancer when he was six years old. Raised by a single father, Juan grew […]

Rep. Eliot Engel discusses Trump, U.S. policy toward Latin American

Rep. Eliot Engel discusses Trump, U.S. policy toward Latin American

As a ranking member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel has seen relations between the U.S. […]

TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

A former refugee of Angola, Valeriana Chikoti-Bandua MA ’14 has a passion for gender equality and socio-cultural issues that’s inspired […]

Oscar winning filmmaker named FIU Holocaust Studies Scholar-in-Residence

Oscar winning filmmaker named FIU Holocaust Studies Scholar-in-Residence

Lawrence and Suzanne Fishman donate $100K to expand Holocaust education and outreach Academy Award winning filmmaker Michael Berenbaum, a writer […]

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Green Library installs turnstiles

Green Library installs turnstiles

Located in the center of Modesto A. Maidique Campus, the Green Library sees about 9,000 visitors a day. Every FIU student has […]

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Joanne Li has been appointed dean of FIU’s College of Business. Li comes to FIU with a distinguished record in […]

A whole new world: free passports encourage student travel

A whole new world: free passports encourage student travel

Maybe traveling the world is on your bucket list. The first step to making that goal a reality: Getting a […]

First-year med student publishes paper on dengue, West Nile

First-year med student publishes paper on dengue, West Nile

On his first day in medical school this past August, Alex Weppelmann got word that his research paper on dengue […]

New Career Closet needs donations

New Career Closet needs donations

Have work clothes you’ve been meaning to donate? Now is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning in your […]

Defeating bias through education

Defeating bias through education

The Dean of Students office is encouraging students to use their differences to create a stronger FIU community with its […]