Post Tagged with: "Office of Engagement"

FIU Hosts webinar series on life sciences industry in Florida

FIU Hosts webinar series on life sciences industry in Florida

When most people think high-tech, they think of Silicon Valley in California or the Research Triangle in North Carolina. What […]

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FIU's College of Engineering and Computing launched the Engineers on Wheels initiative at Booker T. Washington Senior High School this week.

FIU brings STEM education to public schools with launch of Engineers on Wheels

Booker T. Washington Senior High School sophomore Victor Fleary could not take his eyes off the sleek Formula One racecar […]

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Former foster care and homeless students at FIU gathered with community supporters and administrators for the Fostering Panther Pride welcome breakfast.

Foster youth program celebrates student successes at welcome breakfast

By the time she was 18 years old, Kenya Adeola had lived in nine different foster homes and attended five […]

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VP for Engagement ends tenure after successful run

VP for Engagement ends tenure after successful run

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community on September 2, 2014:   Dear FIU […]

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FIU ranks among top national universities for contributions to the public good

FIU was recently named among the top universities in the country in terms of engagement and contributions to its community. According […]

FIU contributes to improved algebra test scores in struggling Miami-Dade schools

FIU contributes to improved algebra test scores in struggling Miami-Dade schools

In its second year, a collaborative project by FIU and Miami-Dade County Public Schools produced encouraging results for students struggling […]

A group of middle and high school students from Liberty City joined FIU faculty and students on a trip to commemorate Freedom Summer in Jackson, Mississippi.

Liberty City teens join FIU students, faculty on trip to Freedom Summer 50

In the summer of 1964, hundreds of volunteers and civil rights activists from across America came to Mississippi to challenge […]

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Students from Miami Northwestern Senior High take part in the Algebra Project Summer Institute.

FIU, Algebra Project train next generation of STEM grads, teachers

Working with FIU professors and graduate students this summer, a group of incoming freshmen at Miami Northwestern Senior High School […]

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Helios Education Foundation present a check for $100,000 to FIU and the Beacon Council’s One Community One Goal partnership in support of the newly launched internships initiative, Talent Development Council.

Economic development, higher education leaders launch talent development network

In response to the need to build and retain talent in South Florida, economic development leaders and higher education institutions […]

This 25-year-old analog projector will be replaced by a state-of-the-art digital projector with enhanced sound and lighting.

Planetarium at Booker T. Washington to reopen as part of FIU’s Education Effect

  In the early 1990s, students at Booker T. Washington Senior High School in Overtown studied the planets, stars and […]

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FIU and Miami-Dade schools strategize for student success

FIU and Miami-Dade schools strategize for student success

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg and Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho convened their leadership teams June 16 to […]

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FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

More than 45 of FIU’s brightest minds are interning in federal agencies, private firms, non-profit organizations and national organizations across […]

Rev. Al Sharpton tours the aquaponics lab and organic garden at Miami Northwestern Senior High School in Liberty City with Maria Lovett, partnership director for The Education Effect.

Rev. Sharpton tours Education Effect sites, urges students to ‘be their own fan club’

Rev. Al Sharpton peered inside the aquaponics tank at Miami Northwestern Senior High School – brimming with tilapia raised by […]

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White House advisor David Johns, far right, visited Miami Northwestern Senior High School recently to learn more about The Education Effect.

White House advisors visit FIU, Miami Northwestern to discuss partnerships

After visiting the organic garden at Miami Northwestern Senior High School and seeing how students harvest nutritious, edible plants to […]

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FIU students showcase work at STEM Research Symposium

FIU students showcase work at STEM Research Symposium

Psychology major Marcela Ramos may have found a way to encourage more women to work in science, technology, engineering and […]

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