Articles by: Clara-Meretan Kiah

Tales of SOBEWFF® past

Tales of SOBEWFF® past

The annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival enters its 17th year of wine, food […]

Save on tickets to SOBEWFF®

Save on tickets to SOBEWFF®

Valentine’s Day is only a month away, so it’s time to start thinking about what to get that special someone […]

5 questions with Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits CEO Wayne Chaplin

5 questions with Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits CEO Wayne Chaplin

Wayne Chaplin has led Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits (SGWS), the nation’s largest wine and spirits distributor, since 1994. His […]

Fans stand and cheer as FIU scores for the first time of the game.

Thousands of Panthers ‘invade the bay’ to support FIU football

By Alexandra Pecharich, Clara-Meretan Kiah and Sissi Garland Regardless of the game’s final outcome, a trip to the Gasparilla Bowl […]

Duck breast with a red endive salad, prepared by Office of Class Managment staff member Barbara Pita

FIU community cooks for a cause: United Way

Eleven FIU students, staff and alumni rolled up their sleeves, sharpened their knives and set out to cook for a […]

Emergency operations team safeguards university community against Hurricane Irma

Emergency operations team safeguards university community against Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma crawled west through the Caribbean, South Floridians scrambled to shutter their homes, braved hours-long waits for a […]

Fall 2017 Class Notes

Fall 2017 Class Notes

1980s Michelle Otero Valdes ’89 of Chalos & Co. in Coral Gables received the “Women in Law 2017 Award” for practice […]

Experts reflect on intense 2017 hurricane season

Experts reflect on intense 2017 hurricane season

On Dec. 1, Floridians awoke and breathed a collective sigh of relief as they realized they’d reached the end one […]

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 […]

Two decades later, Chaplins continue to serve, support students

Two decades later, Chaplins continue to serve, support students

What happens when you put hospitality management students in a room with their benefactors? A candid, insightful conversation covering everything […]

Students: Submit an original burger recipe for a chance at $10,000

Students: Submit an original burger recipe for a chance at $10,000

Is it bun-salad-cheese-patty-bun? Or is it bun-salad-patty-cheese-bun? In Miami burgers come stacked with shoestring fries on a chorizo patty. But while […]

5 reasons students work the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival

5 reasons students work the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival

One of the nation’s most popular wine and food festivals is calling all FIU students to help make it happen. […]

Tree preservation plan helped campus landscaping survive Hurricane Irma

Tree preservation plan helped campus landscaping survive Hurricane Irma

FIU is on its way to making a full recovery following Hurricane Irma, starting with reviving the beauty of campus […]

President Rosenberg sends message to FIU community following Hurricane Irma: ‘Together we rise’

President Rosenberg sends message to FIU community following Hurricane Irma: ‘Together we rise’

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message welcoming the FIU community back to campus after Hurricane Irma and discussing […]

Recovery is well under way at FIU following Hurricane Irma.

Hurricane Irma: University updates, messages from President Rosenberg

Check this post regularly for the latest updates on university operations. Click these links to skip to each update: Preparing […]