Posts tagged with: "FIU Magazine"

Why not us? Butch Davis returns to the college football sidelines with a mission to put FIU on the map

Why not us? Butch Davis returns to the college football sidelines with a mission to put FIU on the map

When FIU hired Butch Davis last November to take the helm of its football program, the move sent a buzz […]

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When disaster strikes: A new program prepares students to respond to catastrophes worldwide

When disaster strikes: A new program prepares students to respond to catastrophes worldwide

Lieutenant Steven Castell MA ’16 was just weeks into a new job when Hurricane Matthew brewed over the Atlantic Ocean. […]

Tiny songbird won’t be silenced

Tiny songbird won’t be silenced

Conservation team ready for critical season of the Florida grasshopper sparrow On a quiet, 30-acre property near West Palm Beach, […]

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Two decades later, Wolfsonian-FIU a singular reflection of modern history—and its founder

Two decades later, Wolfsonian-FIU a singular reflection of modern history—and its founder

Someone with a keen eye, an exhaustive knowledge of world history and the means to purchase pretty much whatever he […]

FIU receives largest gift from an alumnus

FIU receives largest gift from an alumnus

Chad Moss ’94 has made the largest donation from an alumnus in FIU history. His $10 million gift to the […]

Focus on innovation: Better chemical testing

Focus on innovation: Better chemical testing

Research coming out of FIU combines advanced chemical coatings created in a campus lab with one of the most commonly […]

Garfield Jugar is one of 168 Learning Assistants at FIU helping other students in peer mentoring. Jugar works in FIU’s Mastery Math Lab.

FIU transforms collegiate math experience

This story was originally published Sept. 24, 2015, on FIU News. FIU has implemented new teaching methods resulting in double-digit pass […]

When a boy and the Dalai Lama met

When a boy and the Dalai Lama met

In 1999, FIU welcomed the Dalai Lama as all of South Florida buzzed with excitement over the spiritual leader’s first-ever […]

EVIL: A Matter of Intent

EVIL: A Matter of Intent

The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU has opened a traveling exhibit that addresses the many faces of inhumanity. “Evil: A Matter […]

Family ties: Legacy program makes FIU part of your family’s shared history

Family ties: Legacy program makes FIU part of your family’s shared history

Pictured above: Alumna Jency Mathew with her husband, Graham Center director and alumnus Sanyo Mathew, son Ethan and daughter Emma. […]

Alumnus ignites social entrepreneurism

Alumnus ignites social entrepreneurism

Startup fever is in the air and growing in Miami. The 2017 Kauffman Index of Startup Activity named it the […]

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5 questions for the dean of students

5 questions for the dean of students

As dean of students, Cathy Akens sees it all: from students looking to change the world and lead the march […]

Very Important Panther: Humberto “Burt” Cabañas ’76

Very Important Panther: Humberto “Burt” Cabañas ’76

Humberto “Burt” Cabañas ’76 Founder and Chairman, Benchmark Hospitality International Bachelor’s degree in hotel and restaurant management Director, FIU Foundation […]

Spring 2017 Class Notes

Spring 2017 Class Notes

Skip to decade: 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s Women at the Top: Fortune Magazine named three FIU alumnae among […]

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 […]