Articles by: Cristina Jaramillo

Making the healthy choice, the easy choice for Panthers

Making the healthy choice, the easy choice for Panthers

Three years ago, Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) invited 21 colleges and universities to adopt a set of rigorous […]

FIU Rugby heads to nationals

FIU Rugby heads to nationals

The talented players and coaches behind the men’s and women’s FIU Rugby teams are a silent force to be reckoned […]

Service dog makes FIU history

Service dog makes FIU history

A seven-year-old Pitbull named Kali made FIU history. During this year’s spring commencement, Kali received a notable distinction for her hard […]

Student returns to classroom after 62-year hiatus

Student returns to classroom after 62-year hiatus

Like every new student, Arlyne Frankel was both excited and nervous about attending Panther Camp, an optional three-day program designed […]

Students raise $100,000 for Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Students raise $100,000 for Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

Spearheaded by the Center for Leadership and Service, Roarthon is an FIU tradition that is dear to the hearts of […]

Student food pantry has significant spike in use

Student food pantry has significant spike in use

The Division of Student Affairs celebrated the ribbon cutting ceremony and open house of the new Student Food Pantry location […]

Student Affairs recognizes its best and brightest

Student Affairs recognizes its best and brightest

The Division of Student Affairs held its annual Outstanding Student Life Awards to honor students who have demonstrated the true […]

Tips to empower women to create social change

Tips to empower women to create social change

The Women’s Center recently celebrated its 12th year hosting the Women Who Lead Conference, a day-long event designed to enhance […]

Relay for Life raises more than $75,000

Relay for Life raises more than $75,000

On March 2, FIU kicked off fundraising in Miami-Dade County for Relay for Life – a national fundraising event benefiting […]

Uproar turns back time with throwback performers

Uproar turns back time with throwback performers

Uproar 2018 did not disappoint! Organized by the Student Programming Council, the annual concert is one of FIU’s most anticipated […]

Students attend

4 essential traits of effective leaders

  What makes a great leader? More than  250 students from FIU, Barry University, Broward College and the University of […]

2017 Outstanding Student Life Award winners with Larry Lunsford, vice president for Student Affairs.

Last chance to recognize an exceptional student

  Student Affairs is looking to recognize exceptional students during the division’s annual Outstanding Student Life Awards held in spring. […]