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Vanishing Points app documents disappearing Louisiana coast

Vanishing Points app documents disappearing Louisiana coast

Miss Mae Mae’s Sno-Ball stand has been a Chauvin, La., landmark for more than 40 years. The business helped her […]

Two hopefuls shoot for tuition

Two hopefuls shoot for tuition

FIU Online and the Miami HEAT partnered to offer a possible $20,000 toward tuition to two lucky people. Out of […]

Former FIU professor is Costa Rican president-elect

Former FIU professor is Costa Rican president-elect

Former FIU professor and Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC) researcher Luis Guillermo Solís won Costa Rica’s presidential elections with a commanding […]

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12 ways to prepare for your job search before graduating

12 ways to prepare for your job search before graduating

So you’re about to graduate. Congratulations! It’s an exciting time as you line up to receive your cap and gown, […]

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Law students offer aid to underserved community in Colombia

Law students offer aid to underserved community in Colombia

Spring Break is notorious for relaxing, recharging and kicking back, but for two FIU Law students and Caribbean Student Bar […]

Third-year law student Sofia Mitchell wins ‘National Law Review’ writing contest

Third-year law student Sofia Mitchell wins ‘National Law Review’ writing contest

Mixing her passion for writing and her interest in employment law, third-year FIU Law student Sofia Mitchell put pen to […]

D.C. Update: Congressional champions promote FIU

D.C. Update: Congressional champions promote FIU

As the appropriations process in Congress moved forward, FIU submitted its 2014 federal agenda to the South Florida delegation, and […]

Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen congratulates College of Engineering from House floor

Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen congratulates College of Engineering from House floor

FIU alumna Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen ’75, MS ’87 congratulated the College of Engineering & Computing from the floor of the […]

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Inaugural eMerge Americas presents extraordinary opportunities for FIU community

Inaugural eMerge Americas presents extraordinary opportunities for FIU community

Industry titans, civic leaders, entrepreneurs and global thought leaders will converge in Miami May 1-7 to lay the groundwork for […]

Florida’s first liver transplant recipient elected to national organ sharing network

Florida’s first liver transplant recipient elected to national organ sharing network

Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine alumna Trine Engebretsen, M.D. has been elected to the board of directors of UNOS, the United […]

FIU Law shines at Nelson Mandela International Negotiations Competition

FIU Law shines at Nelson Mandela International Negotiations Competition

To help FIU Law students prepare for their future legal careers, the law school provides opportunities for them to compete […]

SOBEWFF 2014 raises more than $2 million for Chaplin School

SOBEWFF 2014 raises more than $2 million for Chaplin School

The 13th annual Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE, held February 20–23, featured […]

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8 ways to boost your LinkedIn profile

8 ways to boost your LinkedIn profile

While résumés are still valuable tools in your search for a job or an internship, another resource has emerged that […]

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Photo of a young girl in Pakistan by National Geographic Society Photojournalist Annie Griffiths.

National Geographic photojournalist to discuss empowering women in developing countries March 20

FIU is hosting National Geographic Society photojournalist Annie Griffiths for a talk and book signing on March 20. Titled “Alternative […]

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aB Guatemala: ‘An incredible and humbling experience’

aB Guatemala: ‘An incredible and humbling experience’

Six members of the university community are spending their Spring Break in Guatemala as part of FIU alternative Breaks. They will […]

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