Archive for 2013

FIU graduates: ready to make their mark

FIU graduates: ready to make their mark

This fall approximately 4,130 graduates will receive their degrees from FIU. Many of them have already made their mark by […]

From left to right: Steven Schwartz, FIU’s director of estate and planned giving; Larry Lunsford, FIU’s vice president for Student Affairs; Patrick Russell; Rosa Jones, former vice president for Student Affairs; Mark B. Rosenberg, FIU president; and Howard Lipman, senior vice president of FIU advancement.

Million-dollar endowment to foster a culture of equal opportunity

Patrick J. Russell, a long-time member of the FIU family, has made a $1 million planned gift to support initiatives […]

Disability Resource Center empowers student artist

Disability Resource Center empowers student artist

Roma Ingrid James walks into the Disability Resource Center with an umbrella in her hand and a tote bag heavily […]

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TEDxFIU: Ronin Taiko with the Wadaiko Academy present Do Kon Jo

TEDxFIU: Ronin Taiko with the Wadaiko Academy present Do Kon Jo

Percussion runs through Aneysi Fernandez’s ’12 blood. Her father, Pedro Fernandez, was a trained musician and percussionist who influenced her […]

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A new look for our online anniversary

A new look for our online anniversary

You may notice a change in both our online and print publications this month. We’ve redesigned our website to highlight […]

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Fall commencement traffic

Fall commencement traffic

Next week marks another time to celebrate our student achievements during our fall commencement! In seven ceremonies, thousands of students, […]

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Researchers predict environmental factors will imperil banana production by 2060

Researchers predict environmental factors will imperil banana production by 2060

In the next 50 years, approximately 50 percent of conventional plantations in Central and South America are predicted to become […]

UNICEF@FIU making a local and global impact

UNICEF@FIU making a local and global impact

This story is part of an on-going series spotlighting student-run clubs at FIU. By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17 Dance […]

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Midnight Breakfast puts President Rosenberg to work

Midnight Breakfast puts President Rosenberg to work

On Dec. 9, students lined the hall of the Graham Center to enter Fresh Food Company for a free midnight […]

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Portuguese professor awarded prestigious Order of Rio Branco award

Portuguese professor awarded prestigious Order of Rio Branco award

Augusta Vono, Portuguese Program director and director of the Strategic Language Institute, has been awarded the Grand Officer honor of […]

High-flying performers to train and live on FIU’s campus

High-flying performers to train and live on FIU’s campus

Partnership win-win for university, Royal Caribbean FIU and Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. have signed an agreement to build a unique […]

New program guarantees classes for students in four majors

New program guarantees classes for students in four majors

Register for classes once. Never have to register again. All your classes always guaranteed so you can graduate in four […]

Internships propel FIU grad to NASA

Internships propel FIU grad to NASA

At 26, FIU alumnus Rigoberto Roche has reached a level of scientific success that many recent graduates can only imagine. […]

TEDxFIU: Self-help through butterflies

TEDxFIU: Self-help through butterflies

Alexa Rae Chavarry, 19, is the creator of butterfly-project.tumblr.com, an anonymous blog that has helped thousands, including herself, recover from […]

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Panthers get ready for tests using #FIUFinals

Panthers get ready for tests using #FIUFinals

Panthers have been studying for #FIUFinals from all types of places. Mallory Morse chose the outdoors. Check out where everyone […]

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