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Recently FIU co-hosted the Institute of International Education Best Practices Conference at the Modesto A. Maidique campus.

FIU co-hosts international education conference

“International… it’s our middle name.” That’s the title of a historic FIU document dating back to 1974 – a mere […]

Adriana Tresppalacios (far left), chair of the Walk, pictured with Mark B. Rosenberg, FIU President, and her sister, Alejandra Ares, FIU student.

New suicide prevention training expands awareness

The annual Out of Darkness Walk at FIU is entering its third year, benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention […]

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga. Tai chi. Meditation. In recent years, the United States has seen a surge in practices promising a calmer, more […]

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New forensic accounting track teaches students to follow the money

New forensic accounting track teaches students to follow the money

Nevin Shapiro, who once owned a legitimate wholesale grocery distribution business, chose to make money an easier way: by defrauding […]

Match Day 2017: Medical students get a peek into their futures

Match Day 2017: Medical students get a peek into their futures

Match Day at FIU is a little bit like the Academy Awards and the Florida Lotto wrapped into one. It […]

StartUP FIU creates innovation ecosystem to rev the engine of economic growth

StartUP FIU creates innovation ecosystem to rev the engine of economic growth

Jump to: Have a big idea? StartUP FIU may be right for you. Jason Dettbarn, 39, stands in front of […]

FIU students lead community service, receive thank you from police officers

FIU students lead community service, receive thank you from police officers

After spending the day at Miami Beach with approximately 700 spring break revelers, FIU students decided to give back as […]

Frost super-murals a collaboration of hundreds

Frost super-murals a collaboration of hundreds

A group of 40 students huddled together over a canvas. Indie pop and rock music played in the background. With […]

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 […]

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

A classically trained musician,Evelyn Gaiser recently translated high-frequency lake data to musical compositions in order to better understand and describe […]

Student club fosters passion for gardening

Student club fosters passion for gardening

  Alana Rodriguez’s story is a familiar one. She moved to New York after high school to study psychology and […]

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Introduced: Ricardo Salafia ’18

Introduced: Ricardo Salafia ’18

With more than 54,000 students at FIU, there is no shortage of cool characters with interesting stories. The problem is, who […]

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An Atala butterfly, once thought extinct in Florida, has found a new home in the gardens of FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus.

How to build your own butterfly garden

Butterflies are nature’s little helpers. They pollinate flowers and keep pests in check. But chemicals, climate change, habitat loss and […]

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Ancients transformed landscape of the Amazon, researchers find

Ancient people likely had an architectural role in the Amazon’s plant life, a theory that contradicts the long-held belief the […]

Chad Moss, Marcia Del Rey among honorees at Torch Awards

Chad Moss, Marcia Del Rey among honorees at Torch Awards

Florida International University is honoring alumni and faculty at the 16th annual Torch Awards Gala on April 1. Among this year’s […]