Posts tagged with: "Housing and Residential Life"

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

Tiny houses are popping up all around campus to meet the sustainability needs of university community members. The recycle houses, […]

How to make your summer a breeze

How to make your summer a breeze

All year long you’ve been waiting to take a vacation, intern at your dream company, get a head start on […]

2017 Outstanding Student Life Award winners with Larry Lunsford, vice president for Student Affairs.

Students recognized at annual Outstanding Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 6, more than 40 finalists competed for 15 awards, varying from service and spirit to leadership and […]

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Breezeway Cookies make triumphant return

Breezeway Cookies make triumphant return

By Joel Delgado and Clara-Meretan Kiah Breezeway Cookies are more than just cookies. Over the years, these melt-in-your-mouth delicacies sold […]

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Sexually transmitted infections reach all time high in U.S.

Sexually transmitted infections reach all time high in U.S.

by Nykeema Radway We’ve all heard about them but we don’t talk about them. The topic isn’t included in our […]

FIU names 2016 Student Employee of the Year

FIU names 2016 Student Employee of the Year

Jobs on campus are useful tools for students looking to earn money and gain real-world experience while they study without […]

Rendering of Bayview Student Living at FIU, opening August 2016.

Bayview Student Living at FIU to debut in August

In August 2016, the Biscayne Bay campus will welcome Bayview Student Living at FIU, a nine-story, state-of-the-art apartment complex strategically […]

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FIYou: James Wassenaar

FIYou: James Wassenaar

Name: James  R. Wassenaar Hometown: Oswego, New York located on the east shore of Lake Ontario  Job Title/Department: Director of Facilities Planning […]

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FIU offers hope, help to former foster care, homeless students

FIU offers hope, help to former foster care, homeless students

Vanessa Morales remembers packing up hundreds of care packages with food, toiletries and clothing for students in need at FIU. […]

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FIU Police offer supervised Craigslist purchases

FIU Police offer supervised Craigslist purchases

Baritone player Armando Velez, a senior majoring in business management, is in the market for a new horn. But as […]

William Solis takes inventory of new donations at the MMC food pantry.

MMC food pantry serves students in need

Graduate student William Solis spends his Tuesdays and Wednesdays restocking the shelves of a food pantry in DM for his fellow […]

Gabriela Ojeda, sustainability intern and 
Jerry Alvarez, sustainability student employee collect donations for the Give and Go Green initiative.

Give and Go Green collects record number of donations

In May, the Give and Go Green initiative collected a record 17,232 pounds of items ranging from furniture and clothing, […]

Left to right: Tamika Duffus, Sasha Espinola, Boris Gilles, Ramon Rodriguez Parades, Kirby Brennan

And the 2015 Student Employee of the Year is…

Student-employees comprise about one-third of the university’s workforce, and more than 160 of them were nominated for the 2015 Student […]

More gender-neutral bathrooms planned for FIU

More gender-neutral bathrooms planned for FIU

FIU is currently installing a gender-neutral bathroom in Graham Center and another will be added in Recreation Services’ Rec Center […]

New perk for students living on campus: HBO GO

New perk for students living on campus: HBO GO

Students living in FIU residence halls now have free access to nearly every episode of every season of the best […]

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