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Vice President for Engagement named Presidential Leadership Scholar

Vice President for Engagement named Presidential Leadership Scholar

FIU Vice President for Engagement Saif  Y. Ishoof has been selected to be a member of the Presidential Leadership Scholars […]

Internship with Miami Beach leads to full-time job

Internship with Miami Beach leads to full-time job

Doctoral candidate’s research on sea level rise helped prepare him for city engineering job When Carlos Tamayo started sitting in […]

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Members of the Miami Fellows tour the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management.

Miami Fellows visit Chaplin School as part of workforce tour

The high-tech teaching laboratories of the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management recently served as a backdrop for some of […]

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University community volunteers in honor of MLK

University community volunteers in honor of MLK

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service hosts service projects at 25 community sites As she rallied volunteers at Brownsville […]

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High schoolers earn FIU scholarships using Raise.me

High schoolers earn FIU scholarships using Raise.me

High school students hoping to one day earn a scholarship to FIU no longer have to wait. Thanks to a relatively […]

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Community health clinic opens at Miami Northwestern High

Community health clinic opens at Miami Northwestern High

Center funded by $1.45 million federal grant to FIU’s Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing & Health Sciences Just two days […]

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Professor receives fellowship for Liberty Square documentary

Professor receives fellowship for Liberty Square documentary

  In 2014, digital media professor Moses Shumow received FIU’s Excellence in Engagement Award for his work with high school […]

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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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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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Winner of Startup Weekend@FIU moves on to global challenge

Winner of Startup Weekend@FIU moves on to global challenge

A team of FIU students that wants to change the way fans, musicians and venues connect has launched its idea […]

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In honor of MLK, FIU hosts 25 service sites Jan. 16

In honor of MLK, FIU hosts 25 service sites Jan. 16

-by Amanda Graham Every year during the Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. Day of Service, students, faculty and staff come […]

Transforming news of violence to stories of resilience

Transforming news of violence to stories of resilience

Ask the residents of Liberty Square how they would describe their community, and you’ll hear things like “resilient,” “neighborly,” and […]

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Launch a new venture in 54 hours at Startup Weekend Miami

Jeff Brown hears new startup ideas all the time. He has even had would-be entrepreneurs approach him with their idea […]

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Success stories: Ashley Perez, left, and Tiana Lanier both participated in the Golden Scholars Program, which provides tutoring, mentoring and financial support to promising students from low-income families. Perez graduates in the spring while Lanier, a biology major intent on becoming a medical doctor, is a sophomore.

FIU leads in offering access, promoting success

Minority, low-income and first-gen students find needed support At first glance, Ashley Perez might not have seemed like a prime […]

Transforming stories of violence, tragedy to resilience, hope

Transforming stories of violence, tragedy to resilience, hope

FIU and Images & Voices of Hope co-host “Storytelling to Change the World” Oct. 28 Stories of violence and tragedy […]

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