Articles by: Clara-Meretan Kiah

Hurricane Irma Update #2: Classes canceled as of 11 p.m. tonight; FIU closed starting on Thursday

Hurricane Irma Update #2: Classes canceled as of 11 p.m. tonight; FIU closed starting on Thursday

Dear members of the university community, There is a strong likelihood that South Florida will be impacted by Hurricane Irma […]

Advocating for America’s parks

Advocating for America’s parks

For FIU Magazine Jacqueline Crucet MPA ’16 looks over the railing of a pontoon boat meandering past the mangrove-lined shores […]

Building robots to protect the planet

Building robots to protect the planet

Video by Doug Garland ’10 For decades, the United States has faced the world’s largest and costliest environmental cleanup project: […]

Stay on track to graduate with MyMajor map

Stay on track to graduate with MyMajor map

Did you know there’s a resource available online that helps you stay on track to graduate in four years? FIU […]

Got my first job! Working for FIU External Relations

Got my first job! Working for FIU External Relations

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

The R+J Effect: Altering tragic fates through theatre

The R+J Effect: Altering tragic fates through theatre

“Grieving parents fight gun violence.” “Gun violence takes bloody toll on inner-city kids.” “Shootings of kids on the rise.” “Shooting […]

When disaster strikes: A new program prepares students to respond to catastrophes worldwide

When disaster strikes: A new program prepares students to respond to catastrophes worldwide

Lieutenant Steven Castell MA ’16 was just weeks into a new job when Hurricane Matthew brewed over the Atlantic Ocean. […]

Spring 2017 Class Notes

Spring 2017 Class Notes

Skip to decade: 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000s | 2010s Women at the Top: Fortune Magazine named three FIU alumnae among […]

Summer interns get 25 percent off at the bookstore

Summer interns get 25 percent off at the bookstore

Barnes & Noble at FIU is rewarding students who currently have summer internships with a special discount: 25 percent off FIU […]

Start freshman year off right

Start freshman year off right

Transitioning from high school to college can be stressful. It’s easy to become overwhelmed when you’re trying to cope with […]

FIU takes center stage at eMerge Americas 2017

FIU takes center stage at eMerge Americas 2017

“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, […]

MAST@FIU celebrates commencement of inaugural class

MAST@FIU celebrates commencement of inaugural class

The Marine Academy of Science and Technology at FIU celebrated its first commencement this week, four years after opening its […]

5 tips to increase productivity

5 tips to increase productivity

Whether you’re studying for an exam, wading through research for a term paper or trying to complete the 200 pages […]

Study abroad participants reach record numbers

Study abroad participants reach record numbers

More students than ever traveled the world and shared life-changing experiences this year through FIU’s study abroad program. In the […]

Your summer reading list, as written by FIU faculty

Your summer reading list, as written by FIU faculty

Looking for a bit of light reading this summer? Need some advice on homeschooling your child? Or maybe you’re ready […]