Articles by: Karen Cochrane

Shop till you drop no more: Retailers found holiday cheer hard to come by this year

In a season filled with uncertainty and turmoil, holiday shoppers still found ways to get the biggest bang for their […]

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FIU hosts Youth Forum and 18th Annual Breakfast to commemorate the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life, legacy

January 8, 2009 MIAMI – Florida International University’s Office of Multicultural Programs and Services will be commemorating the life and […]

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Lifelong learning: FIU announces winter lineup

MIAMI – The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Florida International University will unveil its stimulating classes and events at […]

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‘Re-imagined’ news vehicle debuts

Nearly 400 members of the FIU family responded to a communication survey last August. The Division of University and Community […]

Prominent philosopher to lecture at FIU Jan. 21

Professor Susan Haack to explore the meaning of truth in legal and scientific realms.  By Grant Smith Considered by some to be one of […]

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Frost Art Museum launches Target Wednesday After Hours series

One of the Frost Art Museum’s keystone community-outreach programs, Target Wednesday After Hours gives FIU and local community members the […]

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A masterpiece unveiled

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum opens Nov. 29 with six diverse exhibits, including Modern Masters from the Smithsonian […]

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Cafeteria caters to diners’ individual needs

Cafeteria caters to diners’ individual needs

Realizing that all meals are not created equal, Fresh Food Company has partnered with Aramark to introduce Just4U, a dining […]

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Employee notes for Jan. 15, 2009

ALMA ABDEL-MOTY of occupational therapy had her paper “Engagement in Web-Assisted Learning Activities: The Relationship between Participation and Academic Achievement” […]

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FIU President Modesto Maidique stepping down

FIU President Modesto Maidique stepping down

November 17, 2008 Florida International University President Modesto A. Maidique, the longest serving university president in Florida, on Friday announced […]

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FIU, USAID team up to prevent loss of life due to disasters

November 17, 2008 MIAMI – For 40 fierce seconds, the violent earthquake that rocked San Salvador in January 2001 crumbled […]

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Financial Times: FIU’s Executive MBA among top in the world

October 31, 2008 MIAMI – Florida International University was ranked among the top 85 in the world by the Financial […]

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Nursing & Health Sciences building to be first LEED certified on campus

Nursing & Health Sciences building to be first LEED certified on campus

October 22, 2008 MIAMI — As construction continues on the new College of Nursing & Health Sciences (CNHS) building on […]

Football team takes on No. 12-ranked South Florida

Thousands turned out to watch the Golden Panthers take on South Florida in FIU’s newly renovated football stadium. By Sissi […]

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FIU Organic Farmers Market

FIU Organic Farmers Market

Every Wednesday at noon, University Park is hosting an organic farmers market featuring fresh fruits and vegetables from local organic farms. Sponsored by FIU’s […]

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