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MAST@FIU Principal Matthew Welker, pictured second from left, back row, and several teachers join Florida Education Technology Conference staff in accepting the 2015 STEM Excellence Award.

MAST@FIU recognized as one of top high schools for STEM education in the U.S.

Less than two years after its grand opening, MAST@FIU, the only four-year high school on a university campus in Miami-Dade […]

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FIU launches the FIU-Miami Creative City Initiative  in partnership with the Creative Class Group

FIU launches the FIU-Miami Creative City Initiative in partnership with the Creative Class Group

FIU and the Creative Class Group (CCG), founded by Richard Florida,  have joined forces to launch the FIU-Miami Creative City […]

500 FIU volunteers make MLK Day of Service a whopping success

500 FIU volunteers make MLK Day of Service a whopping success

Rakes in hand, FIU’s baseball team travelled across town on Saturday morning to help level the playing field—literally. Instead of […]

Madrid internship offers a world view of construction industry

Madrid internship offers a world view of construction industry

Global citizens make the best construction managers. Just ask Julio Cuenca, a December 2014 graduate of FIU’s OHL School of […]

Editors’ Picks: Our 14 favorite stories of 2014

Editors’ Picks: Our 14 favorite stories of 2014

Fighting Ebola. A historic mission 63 feet beneath the sea with Fabien Cousteau. A resounding ‘yes’ from the community. FIU and its […]

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Campus tour sparks English-learning students’ dreams of higher ed

Campus tour sparks English-learning students’ dreams of higher ed

On a cool South Florida winter morning almost 30 Miami-Dade high school students wandered through FIU’s Modesto A. Maidique Campus […]

FIU students overcome homelessness, poverty, violence to earn degrees

FIU students overcome homelessness, poverty, violence to earn degrees

  U.S. Army veteran Rodney Demerritte, math teacher Esther Fineus Joseph and communications student Sally Sarmiento have overcome challenges such […]

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All-Stars program helps middle school students excel in school, life

All-Stars program helps middle school students excel in school, life

    For the parents of countless Miami-Dade middle school children living in at-risk communities, the end of the school […]

Digital media professor Moses Shumow recognized for excellence in engagement

Digital media professor Moses Shumow recognized for excellence in engagement

By Alexandra Rodriguez-Carhartt For his work with high school students in Liberty City, Moses Shumow, assistant professor in the School of […]

FIU was recognized with five awards for community engagement and service by Florida Campus Compact.

Florida Campus Compact recognizes FIU for community engagement

In recognition of the university’s commitment to community engagement and public service, FIU has received five Florida Campus Compact awards, […]

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Education Effect partnership helps propel student art gallery, mural at Miami Northwestern

Education Effect partnership helps propel student art gallery, mural at Miami Northwestern

In collaboration with FIU’s Education Effect partnership, students at Miami Northwestern (MNW) Senior High School recently celebrated the opening of the […]

FIU-led internship initiative recognized by  The Washington Center

FIU-led internship initiative recognized by The Washington Center

The Washington Center (TWC), which provides Washington, D.C. internship opportunities for students, has named Florida the 2014 State Partnership of […]

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White House chief science adviser John P. Holdren (left) speaks with students at FIU during a visit on Oct. 1.

White House chief science adviser visits FIU for STEM education workshop

FIU welcomed Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology John P. Holdren to campus for the STEM Education […]

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Provost names Nicole Kaufman Glasgow interim Vice President for Engagement

Provost names Nicole Kaufman Glasgow interim Vice President for Engagement

Provost Kenneth G. Furton sent the following message to the university community on Oct. 1. I am pleased to announce […]

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CCF puts focus on child mental health

CCF puts focus on child mental health

Up to 20 percent of children in the U.S. experience a mental disorder in a given year. That’s one out […]