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Eight years running: FIU ranks as most energy efficient state university

Eight years running: FIU ranks as most energy efficient state university

FIU is shining bright – it continues to top all Florida state universities in energy performance, thanks to a series […]

6 tips to landing an internship

6 tips to landing an internship

Students today are familiar with many benefits of an internship – real world experience, learning opportunities and the chance to […]

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Deering Estate in Cutler Bay, Fla.

FIU, Deering Estate formalize partnership

Florida International University and Deering Estate are joining forces to create new research and education opportunities. FIU and Deering Estate, […]

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Internship with Miami Beach leads to full-time job

Internship with Miami Beach leads to full-time job

  Doctoral candidate’s research on sea level rise helped prepare him for city engineering job When Carlos Tamayo started sitting […]

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FIU Zika experts list

FIU Zika experts list

For questions or assistance in contacting any of the following experts, please call the Office of Media Relations: Maydel Santana-Bravo: […]

FIU achieves top rank in Carnegie research classification

FIU achieves top rank in Carnegie research classification

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching announced today the newest edition of the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher […]

Lead toxicity expert: ‘It’s not just about Flint, MI’

Lead toxicity expert: ‘It’s not just about Flint, MI’

Tomás R. Guilarte, dean of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, has gained worldwide recognition over the […]

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Herbert and Nicole Wertheim

The Wertheims join The Giving Pledge

Florida philanthropists Herbert and Nicole Wertheim have joined The Giving Pledge, a commitment by the world’s wealthiest individuals and families to […]

‘My meeting with Hannah Goslar, Anne Frank’s best friend’

‘My meeting with Hannah Goslar, Anne Frank’s best friend’

The United Nations General Assembly designated January 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day to commemorate victims of the Holocaust. Six […]

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Saving endangered languages, one book at a time

Every two weeks, another language goes extinct. “It is estimated that within 100 years, the world could lose well over […]

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Gerald Grant reappointed to FIU Board of Trustees

Gerald Grant reappointed to FIU Board of Trustees

The Florida Board of Governors has reappointed Gerald Grant Jr. to serve on the FIU Board of Trustees. Grant, an […]

Florida International University is being recognized for its efforts in internationalizing the campus through its Global Learning for Global Citizenship initiative.

FIU recognized for innovative global learning initiatives

Florida International University is being recognized for innovation in preparing its students for living and working in an increasingly diverse […]

Professors build unique partnership around Nepal earthquake research

Professors build unique partnership around Nepal earthquake research

Engineers and social scientists don’t regularly collaborate, but a trio at FIU could set a new trend. N. Emel Ganapati […]

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg

FIU president to lead national STEM expert committee

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg has been named chair of a National Academies’ committee to develop benchmark and tracking tools […]

Unearthing data, best practices from Nepal’s earthquake rubble

Unearthing data, best practices from Nepal’s earthquake rubble

Professors in FIU’s OHL School of Construction mount research effort Watching live TV coverage of earthquake destruction in Nepal in […]