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FIU effort to boost graduation rates delivering results

FIU effort to boost graduation rates delivering results

FIU’s Graduation Success Initiative gaining national attention as it boosts on-time graduation rates By Deborah O’Neil MA ‘09 Social work major Shanice […]

The Exile Violin

The Exile Violin

By Dan Grech MFA ’12 The violin has been played, that much is clear. Its maple surface has the nicks […]

20 years of ‘FIU Magazine’

20 years of ‘FIU Magazine’

Take a look through 20 years of FIU memories and milestones, as covered by FIU Magazine. Read the first issue […]

Building boom at FIU

Building boom at FIU

A building boom at FIU is expanding classroom space, adding much-needed laboratories and providing some exciting new amenities. Here’s a […]

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Travels: Storm the beach

Travels: Storm the beach

Editor’s Note: FIU alumnus Corey Ryan ’12 wrote this essay after making two study abroad trips to Normandy Beach, France, […]

Saving Aquarius

Saving Aquarius

How FIU stepped forward to bring the world’s only underwater ocean laboratory back into operation and advance marine science research […]

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The five pillars of FIU’s graduation initiative

The five pillars of FIU’s graduation initiative

FIU’s national award winning effort to boost graduation rates involves high-touch and high-tech initiatives all geared toward helping students finish […]

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On track, on time: Students excel in the Graduation Success Initiative

On track, on time: Students excel in the Graduation Success Initiative

Since its launch in 2011, FIU’s Graduation Success Initiative has made strides and garnered fans on and off campus. Comprised […]

Making a splash in South Beach

Making a splash in South Beach

FIU is making a splash in South Beach with an expanding collection of educational and art spaces along Washington Avenue. […]

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Alumni bring ‘the real world’ to campus

Alumni bring ‘the real world’ to campus

Gerald Grant Jr. ’78, MBA ’89 has always understood the importance of alumni contributing to their alma mater. But it’s […]

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FIU Magazine’s founding editor, 20 years later

FIU Magazine’s founding editor, 20 years later

Ever feel that time is elastic, sometimes crawling and other times speeding by? I experienced the latter when Deborah O’Neil, […]

Welcome to FIU, 1970

Welcome to FIU, 1970

Its gate swung open, FIU’s entrance at Southwest 116th Ave. and Eighth Street welcomes a lone car onto an unpaved […]

Read the first ever issue of ‘FIU Magazine’ from Fall 1994

Read the first ever issue of ‘FIU Magazine’ from Fall 1994

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Mastering math is child’s play

Mastering math is child’s play

Four-year-old Danny calls out excitedly to a classmate passing by. “Estoy ganando,” he says in Spanish. “I’m winning!” Facing no […]

UniversityCity: A plan for the future that starts today

UniversityCity: A plan for the future that starts today

FIU has embarked on an ambitious $124 million plan that is already transforming FIU and neighboring Sweetwater. It is called […]