Articles by: Federal Relations

Annie Thomas '18 and her supervisor Guy Johnson

My internship advancing education policy that benefits every child

  Name: Annie Thomas Major: Public administration Where are you interning? Partners for Each and Every Child What is your […]

Cindy Makita '18 
Corporate Information & Technology Intern

My internship with the International Finance Corporation

Name: Cindy Makita Major: International business, Honors College and Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs Where are you […]

FIU in D.C. welcomes more than 40 interns this summer

FIU in D.C. welcomes more than 40 interns this summer

On June 2, FIU’s office in D.C. opened its doors to welcome students who traveled to Washington, D.C. for the summer […]

Trump releases budget, possible consequences for FIU

Trump releases budget, possible consequences for FIU

FIU honors the newly appointed Secretary Acosta; President Trump releases his budget proposal for fiscal 2018; the Greater Miami Chamber […]

FIU in D.C. during President Trump’s first 100 days

FIU in D.C. during President Trump’s first 100 days

From a fierce healthcare debate to the most executive orders signed at this juncture since President Truman, the Trump Administration’s […]

Are you interning in D.C. this summer?

Are you interning in D.C. this summer?

Summer is right around the corner, which for many FIU students means it’s internship season. In addition to the countless numbers […]

Congressman Ted Deutch (FL-22) kicks off the Coastal Sustainability Briefing on Capitol Hill.

FIU leads dialogue on coastal sustainability at the White House, Capitol Hill

As Congress negotiates a funding bill to keep the federal government open, FIU’s Institute of Water and Environment leadership engages […]

Ryder partners with FIU to support women leaders, D.C. internship program

Ryder partners with FIU to support women leaders, D.C. internship program

Ryder, a U.S.-based provider of transportation and supply chain solutions, recently granted FIU $30,000 through the Ryder Charitable Foundation. The […]

FIU talks federal funding as POTUS unveils budget request

FIU talks federal funding as POTUS unveils budget request

Dean Tomás Guilarte meets with congressional offices on the heels of President Donald J. Trump’s budget request; FIU Intelligence Fellows […]

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

Dean Acosta confirmation hearing scheduled for March 22

To watch the hearing live, click here.  The U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions has scheduled a […]

FIU in DC hosts the 2017 Health Disparities Symposium with over 50 guests in attendance.

D.C. Update: FIU hosts 2017 Health Disparities Symposium

FIU and UM host a research symposium in DC; President Trump addresses a joint session of Congress highlighting University priorities; […]

Secretary DeVos meets with FIU President Rosenberg, other public university leaders

Secretary DeVos meets with FIU President Rosenberg, other public university leaders

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg joined 10 other public university presidents and Peter McPherson of the Association of Public and […]

Gathering of international health experts in Washington, D.C. for GHC conference.

Health experts from 13 countries convene in Washington, D.C.

In advance of the upcoming 7th Annual Global Health Conference taking place at FIU this March, FIU’s Global Health Consortium brought […]

President Rosenberg with FIU Trustees Claudia Puig, Jorge Arrizurieta and Alian Collazo join Doral Mayor Juan Carlos Bermudez and other FIU in front of the U.S. Capitol Building the day before the inauguration.

FIU advances federal priorities while new administration arrives

  Every presidential inauguration provides the FIU community an opportunity to commemorate history and analyze the potential impact of the […]

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

With preparations for the presidential inauguration in full swing in the nation’s capital, FIU hosted its first inauguration essay contest […]