Articles by: Federal Relations

D.C. Update: FIU asserts leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions

D.C. Update: FIU asserts leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions

With our world-class research on center stage in our nation’s capital, FIU asserted its leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions […]

FIU brothers Champions for Change at White House

FIU brothers Champions for Change at White House

Tuesday, June 17, FIU students and brothers Nicolas and Esteban Wulff will be attending a Champions for Change event at […]

Student loans, education innovation addressed as interns take the Hill

Student loans, education innovation addressed as interns take the Hill

Like many to come this summer, this was a big week in Washington D.C. for the FIU community. Issues like […]

FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

More than 45 of FIU’s brightest minds are interning in federal agencies, private firms, non-profit organizations and national organizations across […]

D.C. Update: Congressional champions promote FIU

D.C. Update: Congressional champions promote FIU

As the appropriations process in Congress moved forward, FIU submitted its 2014 federal agenda to the South Florida delegation, and […]

D.C. update: FIRST Act receives markup, Executive MPA students visit D.C.

D.C. update: FIRST Act receives markup, Executive MPA students visit D.C.

While the House deliberates on the FIRST Act and the appropriations process began on the Hill, FIU Executive MPA students […]

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 […]