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Torch Awards 2017: A masquerade and a big announcement

Torch Awards 2017: A masquerade and a big announcement

Alumnus Chad Moss ’94 announced a donation of $10 million to FIU’s College of Engineering & Computing at the 2017 […]

New attempt at testing reform likely to fail again

New attempt at testing reform likely to fail again

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

Supreme Court ruling signals new day for special education

Supreme Court ruling signals new day for special education

  When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously in March that children with special needs deserve more than basic access […]

Ryder partners with FIU to support women leaders, D.C. internship program

Ryder partners with FIU to support women leaders, D.C. internship program

Ryder, a U.S.-based provider of transportation and supply chain solutions, recently granted FIU $30,000 through the Ryder Charitable Foundation. The […]

A different world map makes classroom debut

A different world map makes classroom debut

The Earth isn’t flat, but maps are – something that has vexed map makers for centuries. This dilemma has led […]

Panthers among Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Latinas of 2017

Panthers among Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Latinas of 2017

Six members of the FIU community are among Fortune magazine’s 50 Most Powerful Latinas of 2017. The list, compiled by The Association […]

FIU talks federal funding as POTUS unveils budget request

FIU talks federal funding as POTUS unveils budget request

Dean Tomás Guilarte meets with congressional offices on the heels of President Donald J. Trump’s budget request; FIU Intelligence Fellows […]

Student team competes in regionals of $1 million Hult Prize

Student team competes in regionals of $1 million Hult Prize

  An all-female team working to restore dignity to millions of women refugees around the world was in Boston March […]

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

To watch the hearing live, click here.  The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions has scheduled a […]

Career physicist, unexpected advocate

Career physicist, unexpected advocate

Yesim Darici did not pursue a career in advocacy. She is a scientist – a theoretical and experimental physicist with […]

Introducing the Everglades to Sweetwater Elementary students

Introducing the Everglades to Sweetwater Elementary students

By Yanina Onyewenjo This winter, a group of students from the Honors College Everglades class embarked on an adventure –not […]

How an elevator pitch can help land your next internship

How an elevator pitch can help land your next internship

You are about to graduate from college and are looking to get some experience in your field before you walk […]

College of Business leaps 9 spots on prestigious research rankings

College of Business leaps 9 spots on prestigious research rankings

The College of Business marked its second consecutive appearance on the University of Texas at Dallas’ Top 100 Business School […]

Center for Leadership earns high praise for leadership development programs

Center for Leadership earns high praise for leadership development programs

When it comes to developing leaders, FIU is among the best universities in the country. In February, the Center for […]

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FIU in DC hosts the 2017 Health Disparities Symposium with over 50 guests in attendance.

D.C. Update: FIU hosts 2017 Health Disparities Symposium

FIU and UM host a research symposium in DC; President Trump addresses a joint session of Congress highlighting University priorities; […]