Posts tagged with: "Office of Multicultural Programs and Services"

Defeating bias through education

Defeating bias through education

The Dean of Students office is encouraging students to use their differences to create a stronger FIU community with its […]

January 2017 in photos: Parades, bubbles and a buzzer beater

January 2017 in photos: Parades, bubbles and a buzzer beater

A new year, a new semester and new beginnings! It’s been an exciting start to 2017 at FIU both in and […]

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Invest in people this year: Become a mentor

Invest in people this year: Become a mentor

Lose weight and save money are often at the top of our New Year’s resolutions. While investing in your health and budget […]

FIU to host 26th annual Martin Luther King celebration, unveil bust

FIU to host 26th annual Martin Luther King celebration, unveil bust

FIU’s Department of Multicultural Programs and Services will honor Martin Luther King Jr., with a month-long celebration inspired by King’s lifelong […]

Happy Holidays from President Rosenberg

Happy Holidays from President Rosenberg

On Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, President Mark B. Rosenberg delivered this message to the FIU community: This holiday season gives us […]

FIU Truman Scholar recipient aspires to pay it forward

FIU Truman Scholar recipient aspires to pay it forward

by Nykeema Radway As an eight-year-old, Wendy Ruiz began working as her mom’s assistant in Sunday school. This experience stuck […]

January 2016 in photos

January 2016 in photos

The first month of 2016 is pretty much in the books and what a busy month it’s been! Check out […]

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Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Children's Defense Fund. Photo courtesy of Children's Defense Fund.

Marian Wright Edelman to headline 25th MLK Breakfast

On Friday, Jan. 15, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Celebration will celebrate its 25th anniversary of the […]

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FIU commemorates Martin Luther King’s life, legacy during 25th annual celebration

FIU commemorates Martin Luther King’s life, legacy during 25th annual celebration

FIU’s Office of Multicultural Programs and Services will honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a month-long celebration inspired by […]

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 […]

Jessica Pintado

$1.1 million federal grant supports FIU’s first generation student initiatives

Today 23-year-old Jessica Pintado is an intern in a prestigious medical research program. But she almost gave up on her […]

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 […]

Martin Luther King’s legacy to be honored in month-long celebration

Martin Luther King’s legacy to be honored in month-long celebration

FIU’s Office of Multicultural Programs and Services will honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a month-long celebration […]

Shaun Derik to headline MLK Youth Forum & Peace Walk

Shaun Derik to headline MLK Youth Forum & Peace Walk

Each January, hundreds of middle and high school students walk along Biscayne Bay with FIU students at the Biscayne Bay […]

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MLK Commemorative breakfast speaker discusses Ferguson, Dr. King’s legacy

MLK Commemorative breakfast speaker discusses Ferguson, Dr. King’s legacy

Multicultural Programs and Services announced this week the keynote speaker for its annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration […]

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