Articles by: Clara-Meretan Kiah

Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

The family of FIU visionary Albert Dotson Sr. has donated $1 million to FIU to commemorate his legacy at the […]

Bob Hewes Boats takes home top prize at annual fishing tournament

Bob Hewes Boats takes home top prize at annual fishing tournament

Alumni, community hyped for football season at Annual Cocktail Reception

Alumni, community hyped for football season at Annual Cocktail Reception

Donations to First Generation Scholarship Program now matched 2-for-1 by state

Donations to First Generation Scholarship Program now matched 2-for-1 by state

International business senior Alberto Garcia Marrero hopes to go to law school after graduating. To get there, the Honors College […]

In honor of National Poetry Month, meet some of FIU’s emerging poets

In honor of National Poetry Month, meet some of FIU’s emerging poets

FIU is no stranger to the world of poetry. Alumni of FIU’s Master of Fine Arts program have gone on […]

Scholarship recipients meet their benefactors for breakfast

Scholarship recipients meet their benefactors for breakfast

When longtime professor of architecture Nicolas Quintana passed away in 2011, his wife, Isabel Quintana, knew she must do something […]

Danny Pino '96

Alumnus, ‘Cold Case’ star Danny Pino discusses perseverance, professional growth with students

Danny Pino ’96, known for detective roles on the crime dramas Cold Case and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, […]

Center for Leadership program prepares local public school principals for success

Center for Leadership program prepares local public school principals for success

Pictured above: Participants of the Principals Leadership Development Program’s 2017 Miami-Dade County Public Schools cohort perform a team-building exercise at […]

Alumna to serve as first female fire chief of Fort Lauderdale

Alumna to serve as first female fire chief of Fort Lauderdale

An FIU alumna has been appointed fire chief of Fort Lauderdale – the first woman to serve in this role […]

Parking, traffic update: March 24, 2018

Parking, traffic update: March 24, 2018

Update #9: 3/24/18 at 8:10 a.m. Southwest 8th Street reopened Dear members of the university community, Southwest 8th Street reopened this […]

Moment of silence honors victims of pedestrian bridge tragedy

Moment of silence honors victims of pedestrian bridge tragedy

On Monday at 1:47 p.m., the FIU community paused for a moment of silence to honor the victims of the […]

Message from President Rosenberg on March 19, 2018

Message from President Rosenberg on March 19, 2018

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community on March 19, 2018. Dear members of the […]

Pedestrian Bridge Update #6: All garages open March 19 except Lot 5, moment of silence

Pedestrian Bridge Update #6: All garages open March 19 except Lot 5, moment of silence

Update #6: 3/18/18 at 5 p.m. FIU classes resume Monday 8th Street closed from 107th Avenue to 117th Avenue indefinitely; all […]

Community gathers to watch 950-ton bridge move across Southwest 8th Street

Community gathers to watch 950-ton bridge move across Southwest 8th Street

 UPDATE, March 16, 2018, 11 a.m.: To clarify, Leonor Flores did not work on the FIU-Sweetwater UniversityCity Bridge project […]

SOBEWFF® leftovers fed homeless in Miami

SOBEWFF® leftovers fed homeless in Miami

After thousands of guests from the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival were fed to […]