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5 questions for the museum director

5 questions for the museum director

The Frost Art Museum welcomed a new director in January 2015. Jordana Pomeroy most recently served as executive director at […]

On the cusp of greatness: Alumna Teresita Fernandez takes New York art world by storm

On the cusp of greatness: Alumna Teresita Fernandez takes New York art world by storm

By Nick Ducassi Eager tourists stand in the middle of New York City’s Madison Square Park, smartphones and cameras in […]

Alumna takes on Alaska’s wild side

Alumna takes on Alaska’s wild side

When I tell Meredith Marchioni that I’ve just learned there may be a brown bear nearby, she immediately takes off. Not […]

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Portrait of the artist-turned-curator: Alumnus wears his heart on his sleeve at Art Basel Miami Beach

Portrait of the artist-turned-curator: Alumnus wears his heart on his sleeve at Art Basel Miami Beach

Omar Lopez-Chahoud ’90 takes joy in introducing up-and-coming artists to the masses The glitz and glamour that accompany one of […]

A passion for agroecology: Alumna finds calling in environmental studies

A passion for agroecology: Alumna finds calling in environmental studies

Stephany Alvarez-Ventura MS ’11, a once-aspiring banker, now spends her days among honeybees and organic gardens. The Dominican Republic native […]

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Homeless students find open doors at FIU

Homeless students find open doors at FIU

Advocates say FIU is doing all the right things to help former foster care and homeless students succeed. “FIU has […]

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Alumni impact: Pierre Dwyer ’92, editor for Paramount Home Video

Alumni impact: Pierre Dwyer ’92, editor for Paramount Home Video

Pierre Dwyer ’92 is a School of Journalism and Mass Communication graduate who pursued a career in film and editing in California […]

A legacy of leadership

A legacy of leadership

For 30 years, Beverly Dalrymple has helped students develop personal leadership skills In her small office on the second floor […]

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Landscape architect a master of urban ‘placemaking’

Landscape architect a master of urban ‘placemaking’

By JoAnn Greco Last summer, some 35,000 visitors each week streamed to a previously forlorn patch of Philadelphia waterfront rejuvenated […]

What makes a good leader?

What makes a good leader?

The Center for Leadership has graduated more than 600 individuals through its leadership training programs. FIU Magazine caught up with […]

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Engineering alumnus connects classroom learning to solid careers

Engineering alumnus connects classroom learning to solid careers

FIU’s annual Panther Alumni Week in February reinforced for students that their years of attending classes can have a wonderful […]

Business alumnus thrives on building authentic connections

Business alumnus thrives on building authentic connections

Very Important Panther: Hiram Hernandez ’03 Financial Adviser, Eagle Strategies LLC Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Finance, 2003 Founding Member, […]

Students rock and race TEDxFIU

Students rock and race TEDxFIU

Student TEDxFIU talks are capturing thousands of views as applications open for TEDxFIU 2015 Thousands of people around the world […]

7 questions for immigrant-rights advocate Francesca Menes

7 questions for immigrant-rights advocate Francesca Menes

Miami native Francesca Menes ’08, MPA ’13 knows something about getting the job done. The policy and advocacy coordinator for […]

FIU students provide managerial support, gain valuable experience at South Beach Wine and Food Festival

FIU students provide managerial support, gain valuable experience at South Beach Wine and Food Festival

Nearly 1,300 students from FIU will offer managerial and logistical support at the 2015 Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach […]

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