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MDCPS Regional Superintendent Albert Payne, Jr., FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg, MDCPS School Board Member Susie V. Castillo, MDCPS Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, U.S. Rep Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, College of Education Dean Delia C. Garcia and Ronald Reagan / Doral Sr. High Principal Juan Carlos Silva cut the ribbon opening the new Teaching Academy at Ronald Reagan/Doral Senior High.

FIU, MDCPS launch new teaching academy at Doral high school

FIU’s College of Education and Miami-Dade County Public Schools on Aug. 25 launched the first of its kind teaching academy at […]

College of Medicine doctor diverts plane in medical emergency

College of Medicine doctor diverts plane in medical emergency

The American Airlines 767 en route from Paris to Miami was flying at about 35,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean, […]

College of Medicine professor named one of ‘100 Inspiring Women in STEM’

College of Medicine professor named one of ‘100 Inspiring Women in STEM’

In its September issue, Insight into Diversity magazine – the oldest and largest diversity publication in higher education – “recognizes the […]

An icy treat makes the move to Miami, guided by SBDC at FIU

An icy treat makes the move to Miami, guided by SBDC at FIU

Ice cream has long been one of Luisa Santos’ favorite things. As the nitrogen-frozen ice cream trend intensified, she made […]

A medical student’s working adventure in Bolivia

A medical student’s working adventure in Bolivia

Rebecca Le, 24, just started her second year as a medical student at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine. Le, […]

New experts in mitigation, appellate law to assist in death penalty cases

New experts in mitigation, appellate law to assist in death penalty cases

Following a $620,000 grant that created FIU Law’s Death Penalty Clinic’s Florida Center for Capital Representation (FCCR), two new staff members […]

Alumna named one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 for law and policy

Alumna named one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 for law and policy

– By Amanda Graham During the summer of 2007, Helena Ramirez ’11 attended Panther Camp and was excited to begin her […]

Results fellows and FIU students TruLe'sia Newberry and Oscar Ospina (far right) meet with U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen in Washington, D.C.

As poverty-fighting fellows, students learn to deliver results

Meeting Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of FL-27th District was a wonderful experience #FIU #MAKECHANGE @fiuinstagram #Voices4RESULTS #RESULTS A photo posted by […]

Internship sparks new career aspirations

Internship sparks new career aspirations

For FIU student Ana Correa, this was the summer of exploration. After taking a few classes in international relations, Correa […]

FIU journalism student Karnkamol Intarasuwan shoots video for the Liberty Square Rising project.

Journalism students document history, voices of Liberty City

Yuliana Valdez admits she was a little nervous about spending her summer in Liberty City working on a documentary film […]

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FIU Back-to-School Experts List 2015

FIU Back-to-School Experts List 2015

Below is a list of FIU experts who can comment on back-to-school topics relating to school readiness, anxiety and emotions, […]

Women underrepresented in media industry, analysis finds

Women underrepresented in media industry, analysis finds

A group of investigators from FIU’s Lillian Lodge Kopenhaver Center for the Advancement of Women in Communication found that the […]

7 things you should know about Lyme disease

7 things you should know about Lyme disease

What do singer Avril Lavigne, actor/comedian Ben Stiller, author Alice Walker and former President George W. Bush have in common? […]

FIU granted Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence by the European Commission

FIU granted Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence by the European Commission

FIU has received a grant from the European Commission to establish a Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence. Supported by a […]

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Criminologist identifies factors leading to criminal behavior

It has long been believed that criminal behavior is a result of poor self-control, a trait experts often blame on […]

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