Archive for November, 2017

Frank Martin reflects on FIU experience, coaching journey

Frank Martin reflects on FIU experience, coaching journey

University of South Carolina men’s basketball head coach Frank Martin graduated from FIU in 1993 and this past spring took his Gamecocks […]

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Alina Parbtani, Assistant Director of Engagement, Joanna Garcia, Associate Director,Center for Leadership and Service, 	
Patricia Lopez-Guerrero, Director, Center for Leadership and Service

FIU named Engaged Campus of the Year

In recognition of the university’s commitment to community engagement and public service, FIU was recognized as the Engaged Campus of the […]

Men’s soccer advances to second round of NCAA Tournament with shutout win

Men’s soccer advances to second round of NCAA Tournament with shutout win

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Blink and you might have missed it. As fans continued to pile into FIU Soccer […]

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Alex Taylor talks with a student athlete int the athletic training facility located inside the Ocean Bank Convocation Center.

Athletic trainer jumps in during medical emergency on road trip

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Alex Taylor, a first-year graduate assistant athletic trainer at FIU Athletics, is used to springing […]

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My internship with Viacom/Nickelodeon

My internship with Viacom/Nickelodeon

Name: Eric Duran Major: Broadcast Media and International Relations, Honors College Where did you intern? Viacom International Media Networks What did you do […]

President Rosenberg delivers message on Greek life at FIU

President Rosenberg delivers message on Greek life at FIU

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community on Nov. 15, 2017: Dear members of the university […]

Guest curator Mitra Naseh at entrance to her exhibition at the Coral Gables Museum

Sheltering survivors after forced displacement

Born in Tehran during the Iran-Iraq War of the ’80s, Mitra Naseh, a doctoral candidate in the School of Social […]

Is a backpacking trip right for you?

Is a backpacking trip right for you?

Do you have wanderlust? Are you itching to venture off the beaten path, and maybe save some money on your […]

The Man Who Invented Christmas is based on a book by FIU Creative Writing Program Director Les Standiford.

The Man Who Invented Christmas now in theaters

Les Standiford just saw one of his most recent books come to life. The FIU Creative Writing Program director got a […]

Florida International University men's soccer defender Marvin Hezel (5) plays against the University of North Florida. FIU won the game 5-0 on September 26, 2017 at Miami, Florida.

Men’s soccer will host first round of NCAA Tournament

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Nervous suspense gave way to uncontainable excitement as the FIU men’s soccer team learned its NCAA Tournament […]

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Architecture students break Walk on Water record

Architecture students break Walk on Water record

  The record for fastest time across the lake was broken at this year’s Walk on Water event Nov. 9. […]

Global Health Consortium facilitates discussions on drug-resistant diseases

Global Health Consortium facilitates discussions on drug-resistant diseases

FIU’s Global Health Consortium (GHC) hosted international public health leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean last month to address […]

Researchers offer clues into Everglades restoration future

Restoring the Florida Everglades will improve the availability of clean freshwater and the quality of habitat for wildlife while offsetting […]

Citizen scientists bolster sea level research on King Tide

Citizen scientists bolster sea level research on King Tide

FIU deployed more than 100 citizen scientists to investigate whether flooding from the most recent King Tide in October was […]

World Bank Chief Economist for Latin America and the Caribbean Carlos Végh met with students and shared insights and tips to help them with their research topics.

World Bank economist offers research advice, talks fiscal policy

Ever wonder what it would be like to get one of the most distinguished professionals in your field to give […]