Articles by: David Drucker

From poverty to Panther basketball, Ghanaian student has come a long way

From poverty to Panther basketball, Ghanaian student has come a long way

Six years ago, freshman James Ametepe thought he would never go to college. So even though he has to bike […]

Former FIU track standout bikes through Europe for cause back home

Former FIU track standout bikes through Europe for cause back home

Time traveling: What’s happened over the course of swimming and diving’s dynasty?

Time traveling: What’s happened over the course of swimming and diving’s dynasty?

Much has changed at FIU since 2015—except for the Panthers’ dominion over Conference USA. The swimming and diving team captured […]

February 2019 in photos: SOBEWFF®, President Trump and a new, furry police officer

February 2019 in photos: SOBEWFF®, President Trump and a new, furry police officer

February was a busy month for FIU. The annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival finally arrived, […]

Have a laugh watching FIU Theatre’s new play, “Boeing Boeing”

Have a laugh watching FIU Theatre’s new play, “Boeing Boeing”

Bernard is engaged to three gorgeous flight attendants with perfectly timed layovers. Watch one man struggle to hide his three […]

President Trump demands end to oppression in Venezuela

President Trump demands end to oppression in Venezuela

Nearly 1,500 people gathered inside Ocean Bank Convocation Center on Monday to hear President Donald J. Trump deliver a simple, […]

Join Arlene Chaplin at SOBEWFF® yoga event and support local education

Join Arlene Chaplin at SOBEWFF® yoga event and support local education

What’s better for the soul than a relaxing yoga session, the Miami winter breeze and a peach purée cocktail? Perhaps […]

Baseball season has arrived

Baseball season has arrived

Football caps 2019 recruiting class

Football caps 2019 recruiting class

January 2019 in photos: MLK, Next Horizon and Clear Skies

January 2019 in photos: MLK, Next Horizon and Clear Skies

In the first month of 2019, FIU honored its achievements while gearing up for its bright future. Not only did FIU retain […]

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SOBEWFF® wine seminar manager owes it all to FIU

SOBEWFF® wine seminar manager owes it all to FIU

To manage a wine seminar, you need to understand the atmosphere that wine creates. To manage more than a dozen […]

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A culture of invention grows at FIU

A culture of invention grows at FIU

FIU is producing patents like never before Professor Stavros Georgakopoulos (pictured above) exemplifies FIU’s inventing culture. The College of Engineering […]

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Chaplin alumni at SOBE hotels support SOBEWFF®

Chaplin alumni at SOBE hotels support SOBEWFF®

In less than two decades, the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival (SOBEWFF®) has blossomed […]

Wetland habitat brings new life to preserve

Wetland habitat brings new life to preserve

As night comes, a new harmony falls over the nature preserve. The humming of bugs used to dominate this area. […]

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Panthers capture Bahamas Bowl, set all-time win record

Panthers capture Bahamas Bowl, set all-time win record

The Panthers took down the Toledo Rockets in a thrilling Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl on Friday, 35-32. With the victory, […]