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Zika positive? My pregnancy nightmare

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the expertise and diverse perspectives of members of the university community. In […]

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

With preparations for the presidential inauguration in full swing in the nation’s capital, FIU hosted its first inauguration essay contest […]

How to set a firm financial foundation after landing your first job

How to set a firm financial foundation after landing your first job

  Landing that first job after college is an exciting milestone and a huge step forward, and with that job […]

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Green School professors release books on Castro and Cuba

Green School professors release books on Castro and Cuba

By Melissa Burgess As the world continues to react to the passing of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, two professors from the […]

What to read your kids this winter break

What to read your kids this winter break

With the holidays quickly approaching and schools ready to close for winter break, how can parents keep their young kids […]

Students create communication plans for NASA technologies

Students create communication plans for NASA technologies

Whether it’s the tires on our cars and trucks, the fancy cordless vacuum cleaners in our homes or the cameras […]

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My internship in magazine publishing

My internship in magazine publishing

Name: Carina Zatarain Hometown: Miami, Florida Major: English, College of Arts, Sciences and Education, and Honors College Where did you intern? I […]

Now what? The new grad’s post-commencement checklist

Now what? The new grad’s post-commencement checklist

So you’ve crossed the stage, received your diploma and you’re ready to begin a new chapter of life. Many graduates will go right […]

FIU helps Global Health Intelligence manage risk

FIU helps Global Health Intelligence manage risk

When a client hired Global Health Intelligence of Coral Gables to build a database of hospitals and equipment located in […]

Cheap, fun ways kids can learn through play this holiday break

Cheap, fun ways kids can learn through play this holiday break

Children learn best through play, but expensive toys are not necessary. With winter break fast approaching, parents can make the […]

Martin Palous, right, oversees filming of the documentary on Vaclav Havel and Oswaldo Paya.

Documentary features unlikely friendship between dissidents

The island nation of Cuba may seem a world away from the Czech Republic. But the two nations share a […]

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Venture capitalists check out StartUP FIU companies

Venture capitalists check out StartUP FIU companies

FIU’s push to ramp up new businesses in support of the South Florida economy culminated in the campus visit of […]

Members of more than 300 Native American tribes are camped at the pipeline site in opposition to the project, creating the largest gathering of Native Tribes in the past 100 years.

What you should know about Standing Rock

In response to months-long protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline project in North Dakota, the Steven J. Green School of […]

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My internship at the U.N. Office in Geneva

My internship at the U.N. Office in Geneva

Name: Jose Sirven Major: International Relations and Honors College Hometown: Miami, Florida Where you interned: The U.N. Office in Geneva, Switzerland (UNOG) […]

FIU in D.C. debuts innovative bridge, high-rise design classes for professionals

FIU in D.C. debuts innovative bridge, high-rise design classes for professionals

For the first time last week, FIU in D.C. offered classes for engineering professionals and graduate students from around the country. “Design […]