Articles by: Sissi Garland

FIU hosts more than a dozen summer camps

  During the dog days of summer, South Florida kids and teens can stay productive while having fun. FIU professors […]

Wolfsonian gives back

Wolfsonian gives back

The Wolfsonian-FIU launched a brand-new, community-service networking group called the Wolf Pack Gives Back on April 23. At a kick-off […]

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Building a healthier life one step at a time

FIU employees participating in a pilot rewards program designed to encourage a more active, healthier lifestyle have formed Team FIU and will compete in the Florida Collegiate […]

Cramming for finals

Cramming for finals

Golden Panthers Laura Gonzalez, Jennifer Carrasquilla, Anna Rambaran and Patricia Palenzuela hold a study session for their final exam in […]

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Books for cash

Books for cash

Hoping to get some extra cash for summer, Golden Panthers wait in the buyback line at the FIU Bookstore in […]

Fresh air

Fresh air

  To relieve stress caused by final exams and commencement, take in the scenery. A few deep breaths and a […]

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The art of DNA

The art of DNA

  Bucanner Helix, one of several pieces from internationally recognized multimedia artist Nela Ochoa’s exhibit “Genetic Portraits,” explores the mysteries […]

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The reinvention tour

The reinvention tour

As part of her graduating project, Bachelor of Fine Arts student Izlia Fernandez installed this intriguing house on the lake […]

FIU in the Media: 12-year-old physicist, FIU professor reaches out to China

12-Year-Old Prodigy Enrolled As Freshman At FIU Source: CBS4.com It’s just another day at school for Sky Choi, 12, of […]

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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 […]