Articles by: Clara-Meretan Kiah

Wine, food festival benefiting FIU takes over South Florida

Wine, food festival benefiting FIU takes over South Florida

Tens of thousands of foodies from across the nation flocked to the white sands and sun of South Beach this […]

Student presents original burger to Guy Fieri at SOBEWFF®

Student presents original burger to Guy Fieri at SOBEWFF®

Psychology senior Angelic Cox got the chance of a lifetime this past weekend at the Food Network & Cooking Channel […]

SOBEWFF® propelled alumnus into career with Rachael Ray

SOBEWFF® propelled alumnus into career with Rachael Ray

I'm taking over #RachaelRay's insta stories page today at #QVC. That's it. A post shared by Andrew Kaplan (@onkappysplate) on […]

Trustee gets to know Panthers, campus life

Trustee gets to know Panthers, campus life

Marc D. Sarnoff, a member of the FIU Board of Trustees, spent Feb. 12 in the Graham Center Pit getting […]

SOBEWFF® a Gyllensporre family affair

SOBEWFF® a Gyllensporre family affair

Born in Sweden and raised in Belgium, Josefine, Caroline and Gustaf Gyllensporre are international students and alumni of FIU – […]

Let’s get real: Interns-turned-SOBEWFF® employees discuss how to maximize a volunteer opportunity

Let’s get real: Interns-turned-SOBEWFF® employees discuss how to maximize a volunteer opportunity

FIU News sat down with a group of Panthers who got their start in the hospitality industry working with the Food Network […]

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 […]