Articles by: Clara-Meretan Kiah

Mobile app links families with shelter animals

Mobile app links families with shelter animals

An app designed by four FIU students aims to connect would-be pet owners with the perfect furry friend. Pttr is a […]

International Business Honors Society students devise a plan to help grow economy in Tortuguero

Business students help tourist town compete with big resorts in Costa Rica

In an unorthodox, but rewarding, Alternative Breaks trip, 11 members of the International Business Honors Society travelled to Costa Rica during […]

Left to right: Tamika Duffus, Sasha Espinola, Boris Gilles, Ramon Rodriguez Parades, Kirby Brennan

And the 2015 Student Employee of the Year is…

Student-employees comprise about one-third of the university’s workforce, and more than 160 of them were nominated for the 2015 Student […]

Summer camps offer youth a university experience

Summer camps offer youth a university experience

Looking for an engaging and educational way for your child to spend the summer? Look no further. FIU will host a […]

Partnership between students, professors produces inspiring research

Partnership between students, professors produces inspiring research

  Undergraduate Joseph Hernandez researched and produced a new test tube design he hopes will soon ease chemistry demonstrations in […]

14th Annual Torch Awards Gala breaks attendance record

14th Annual Torch Awards Gala breaks attendance record

With over 800 people in attendance this year, the 14th Annual Torch Awards Gala broke a university record. “We know […]

Engineering students soar at aerospace competition

Engineering students soar at aerospace competition

Second in the nation and sixth worldwide: that’s how FIU placed at its first remote-controlled plane competition. The group of engineering […]

A cappella group builds community within Honors College

A cappella group builds community within Honors College

“Ee-ee-ee-ee-ah-ah-ah-ah-ahhh.” Practice begins with arpeggios up and down the scales to warm up the vocal chords. “Sssssssssss.” Ten counts of […]

Engineering expo sparks STEM interest in youngsters

Engineering expo sparks STEM interest in youngsters

“This is not rocket science,” joked mechanical engineering major and rocket enthusiast Giancarlo Lombardi as he passed around a small […]

Honors College makes wishes come true

Honors College makes wishes come true

The summer before her senior year of high school, a crippling medical condition changed Jazzmin Peluchette’s life. She was driving […]

Students gain invaluable career advice during Panther Alumni Week

Students gain invaluable career advice during Panther Alumni Week

Follow your passion and you will find your way to a successful career. This was the top advice given to […]

Sea level rise in our backyard: How do we adapt?

Sea level rise in our backyard: How do we adapt?

Curious to know if flooding will destroy your house by the end of the century? Take a trip over to […]

Sushi Maki CEO’s five tips for growing your business

Sushi Maki CEO’s five tips for growing your business

The success of South Florida’s popular local restaurant chain Sushi Maki didn’t come overnight. Its founder and CEO, Abe Ng, […]