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Abbeygale Chen-See and Semira Sanchez, the two winners of Global Learning's Transformation Contest pose for a photo with the U.S. Capitol in the background.

Transformation contest winners travel to D.C.

Consider it mission accomplished – a contest that was intended to show students how diplomacy, foreign service and international development […]

FIU receives national honor, leads on urban education

FIU receives national honor, leads on urban education

With the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act on the horizon, FIU made the case for greater focus on urban […]

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Cultural stressors increase risk of smoking, binge drinking and poor mental health among Hispanic teens

Researchers at FIU’s Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work have found that social interactions such as ethnic […]

Jean Muteba Rahier, director of the African and African Diaspora Studies Program and professor of anthropology in the Department of Global and Sociocultural Studies.

Through the Eyes of the Diaspora

When Jean Muteba Rahier teaches his African Civilizations course, he already knows the common stereotypes he will have to break […]

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President Rosenberg blogs from China: Buenos dias, Qingdao

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Buenos dias, Qingdao

This is President Rosenberg’s sixth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in the China […]

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Hainan diary

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Hainan diary

This is President Rosenberg’s sixth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in the China […]

Phillip M. Carter: It’s time for Miami to embrace bilingualism

Phillip M. Carter: It’s time for Miami to embrace bilingualism

The following op-ed was written in Spanish and published in the print edition of Diario las Americas on Wed., April […]

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President Rosenberg blogs from China: Graduation Day Tianjin 2015

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Graduation Day Tianjin 2015

This is President Rosenberg’s sixth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Road map for 2015

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Road map for 2015

This is President Rosenberg’s sixth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in the China […]

Students’ start-up named an innovative emerging company at eMerge Americas

Students’ start-up named an innovative emerging company at eMerge Americas

  Start-up Pat Miner, consisting  of FIU Ph.D. students Arturo Castellanos and Longhui Zhang, was one of only five innovative […]

At eMerge, FIU researchers showcase technology aimed at improving health

At eMerge, FIU researchers showcase technology aimed at improving health

Dozens of FIU researchers will be on hand at eMerge Americas to showcase the latest technology developed at the university, […]

Mobile app links families with shelter animals

Mobile app links families with shelter animals

An app designed by four FIU students aims to connect would-be pet owners with the perfect furry friend. Pttr is a […]

Triumph after tragedy: FIU graduates overcome adversity

Triumph after tragedy: FIU graduates overcome adversity

As an infant, LeAnn Shannon, 32, suffered a spinal cord injury that robbed her of the ability to walk. But […]

Elder care solution takes a top prize in Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge

Elder care solution takes a top prize in Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge

Presenting an affordable solution to the growing elder care crisis, Room2Care emerged a winner in this year’s Miami Herald Business […]

Nepal was ripe for disaster, FIU experts say

Nepal was ripe for disaster, FIU experts say

As the people of Nepal struggle with the aftermath of a 7.8-magnitude earthquake that has devastated much of the country, […]

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