Articles by: Sissi Garland

FIU scientists find animal pigment in plants

FIU scientists find animal pigment in plants

The jaundice pigment bilirubin, only thought to exist in animals, has been discovered in the seed arils of bird-of-paradise trees. […]

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Please don’t stop the music

FIU’s Golden Panther Band played for survival Tuesday afternoon at University Park. Band members asked fellow Golden Panthers to sign a […]

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Picture perfect

Picture perfect

Michelle Perez uses oils to paint the pastoral landscape for her second-year painting class.

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Greeting the sun

Greeting the sun

Golden Panthers find their center performing a yoga exercise called “greeting to the sun” on the lawn behind the Graham […]

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Green thumb

Green thumb

David Trujillo, garden coordinator, tends to his plants at FIU’s organic garden. The garden, which began as part of a […]

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FIYou profile: Theresa Wright

FIYou profile: Theresa Wright

Name: Theresa “Tee” Wright Hometown: Miami, Fla via Anchorage, AK Job Title/Department: Benefits Coordinator, Human Resources Campus: UP In a […]

Wisdom of the Andes

Wisdom of the Andes

With the co-sponsorship of LACC, SIPA and the Honors College, students can experience the rich and expressive culture of indigenous Ecuador […]

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Symphony of the Sea

FIU Music presents “The Deep Seascape: The Sonic Sea,” an acoustic performance that recreates the audio world 200 feet under […]

Journey’s End

Journey’s End

Sculpted by artist Ilan Averbuch in 1985, ‘Journey’s End’, made of granite and wood, intrigues visitors to the Wertheim Performing Arts Center […]

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Hideaway

Hideaway

Tucked away behind The Frost and surrounded by beautiful lush foliage, this gazebo beckons students to study or simply meditate.

FIYou profile: Mercedes Garces

FIYou profile: Mercedes Garces

Name: Mercedes Garces Hometown: Ecuador Job Title/Department: Custodial worker in Primera Casa Campus: University Park In a nutshell: My job […]

Domino Effect

Domino Effect

    On a recent afternoon, the clatter of domino tiles greeted lunchtime visitors to the Graham Center at University […]

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Brothers to the Rescue pilots remembered

Brothers to the Rescue pilots remembered

Supporters and family members of the Brothers to the Rescue pilots shot down 13 years ago gathered Tuesday around UP’s […]

FIU journalism students create innovative video series on HIV/AIDS

Since the presence of HIV/AIDS was first recorded more than 20 years ago, the news media have played a key […]

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Lost in a book

Lost in a book

Luis Cruz, majoring in finance, enjoys his book and the shade at a University Park picnic table on a sunny […]

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