Articles by: Cristina Jaramillo

New tradition honors veteran graduates

New tradition honors veteran graduates

  FIU’s Office of Veteran and Military Affairs held its first Graduating Veterans Recognition Ceremony in December. Surrounded by families and […]

Aqua Foundation scholarship awardees: (Back row) Pamela Lopez , Bobbi Sade, and Charisse Mellison (Front row)  Alyssa Pepio, Chelsea Cosner, Carter Casio. Not photographed: Kelly Rojas and Cathy Ng.

FIU students sweep LGBT scholarships

What do eight FIU students studying various majors — including hospitality and tourism, biomedical engineering, women’s and gender/queer studies and […]

Top tips to succeed as a first generation student

Top tips to succeed as a first generation student

If you’re a first generation student, you are not alone. About 50 percent of FIU students are the first in […]

Food insecurity is a reality at FIU

Food insecurity is a reality at FIU

The holiday season is the perfect time to give back and pay it forward, but it’s not the only time […]

Everything you need to get election-ready

Everything you need to get election-ready

Did you know early voting for the 2018 midterm elections starts this week? How about that FIU MMC is an […]

Jefferson Noel, Student Government Association President for Biscayne Bay Campus

5 questions with the SGA president at BBC

Born in Miami to Haitian parents, Jefferson Noel is the current student body president at Biscayne Bay Campus. He is […]

5 questions with the SGA president at MMC

5 questions with the SGA president at MMC

The youngest sibling of a close-knit Cuban-American family, Sabrina Rosell is a political science major and the current student body […]

MLK scholarship opportunities available

MLK scholarship opportunities available

FIU’s Department of Multicultural Programs and Services is currently accepting entries and nominations for the 2019 MLK Essay Scholarship, MLK Peace […]

Students help make a positive impact on 9/11 Day of Service

Students engage in 9/11 Day of Service

This past Saturday, more than 200 students and members of the community convened at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus to take […]

Don’t let getting sick ruin your semester

Don’t let getting sick ruin your semester

You’ve figured out when to leave home to make it to class on time, read over your syllabi and have […]

FIU debuts East Coast’s first reflexology path at a public institution

FIU debuts East Coast’s first reflexology path at a public institution

The Biscayne Bay Campus community recently celebrated the unveiling of its very own reflexology path—the first of its kind at […]

Welcome to #BassDropUniversity

Welcome to #BassDropUniversity

Summer Fest is proof FIU can throw a party! The annual, turbo-charged electronic music concert was held July 12 between […]

Roary holding sign of Title IX

5 facts you should know about Title IX (and your rights!)

It’s hard to believe that not long ago, women were banned from most collegiate sport teams and that certain science, […]

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 […]