Articles by: Federal Relations

D.C. Update: Biomedical engineering, veterans success and Education Effect

D.C. Update: Biomedical engineering, veterans success and Education Effect

With debate moving on a veterans in-state tuition bill, FIU promoted its transformative research to federal partners in Washington, D.C., […]

Alumni support ‘Joe’s’ in D.C. at opening party

Alumni support ‘Joe’s’ in D.C. at opening party

Just a few steps from the White House, FIU alumni and Miamians rallied to support the opening of “Joe’s Seafood, […]

D.C. update: Rosenberg at the White House, Pell Grant increase

D.C. update: Rosenberg at the White House, Pell Grant increase

On Jan. 16, President Mark B. Rosenberg attended the White House Summit on College Affordability – bringing international attention to […]

On and off the Hill: FIU interns continue to succeed in D.C.

On and off the Hill: FIU interns continue to succeed in D.C.

FIU students continue to prove that they not only have the knowledge and experience to impact the local community, but […]

When physics, art and sequestration collide in D.C.

When physics, art and sequestration collide in D.C.

With another round of sequestration looming, FIU advocates took to the Hill to inform Congress about the potential impact of […]

Panthers gather in D.C. for weekend of festivities

Panthers gather in D.C. for weekend of festivities

FIU’s D.C. Alumni Week, Aug. 29-31, was a roaring success (pun intended), bringing together more than 200 alumni, students and […]

Networking in D.C.: Panthers in the nation’s capital

Networking in D.C.: Panthers in the nation’s capital

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2012 series highlighting summer adventures of FIU students. FIU student interns are not only […]

D.C. Update: Final decision on student loan rates, Pell Grants still pending

D.C. Update: Final decision on student loan rates, Pell Grants still pending

Late this week, the stalemate in the U.S. Senate over student loan rates seemed to continue when a bill that […]

FIU in D.C. update: Interns, immigration and student loans

FIU in D.C. update: Interns, immigration and student loans

A highlight every year for the Federal Relations team in Washington, D.C. is the influx of student interns that arrive […]

FIU in D.C.: Student loans, immigration reform and STEM education

The week of June 3-7 FIU in D.C. was advocating for our students on three fronts: student loans, immigration reform […]

FIU in D.C. update

FIU in D.C. update

With immigration now taking center stage in Washington, D.C., members of the university community continued to advance FIU’s STEM education […]

Honors College takes to The Hill

Honors College takes to The Hill

In the midst of uncertainty in the 113th Congress, FIU in D.C. welcomed students from the Honors College’s “Confronting America” […]

As sequester hits, FIU on the scene in D.C.

As sequester hits, FIU on the scene in D.C.

With sequestration of the entire federal budget hitting today, FIU and its advocates were advocating in full force to protect […]