Articles by: Jennifer Lacayo

CasaCuba: a home for all things Cuban at FIU

CasaCuba: a home for all things Cuban at FIU

The Knight Foundation provides seed funding A group of Cuban-American community leaders has stepped forward to support “CasaCuba,” an initiative […]

Deficiencies in early brain activity linked to delinquent behavior in teens

Deficiencies in early brain activity linked to delinquent behavior in teens

Lower levels of brain activity during childhood may lead to decreased self-control and, eventually, delinquent behavior in adolescence, according to […]

FIU announces 2017-2018 Foundation Board of Directors officers

FIU announces 2017-2018 Foundation Board of Directors officers

The FIU Foundation Board of Directors has named four alumni as officers: Richard Brilliant, Humberto “Burt” Cabañas, Andre L. Teixeira, […]

FIU joins national movement to reduce cost of books

FIU joins national movement to reduce cost of books

On average, college students spend between $600 and $1,400 on textbooks each year, according to the College Board. These costs […]

DAFX5X Aerial view of hundreds of homes destroyed by Hurricane Andrew August 24, 1992 in Dade County, FL.

25 years after Andrew, FIU experts ready to discuss the storm’s legacy

On August 24, 1992, category 5 hurricane Andrew struck South Florida with 165 mph winds, a storm tide of 4 […]

Rosenberg to lead public urban research universities network

Rosenberg to lead public urban research universities network

President Mark B. Rosenberg has been named chair of the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities (USU), a commission to assist […]

Family law. Justice statue with sword and scale and marriage certificate

FIU Law launches family law practice aimed at representing moderate-income clients

FIU LAW Practice, an initiative of the FIU College of Law dedicated to helping local families, will offer affordable legal services […]

Venezuela experts

Venezuela experts

FIU experts are available to help analyze the ongoing political turmoil in Venezuela. Members of the FIU Media Relations team […]

FIU recognized as one of the greatest colleges to work for

FIU recognized as one of the greatest colleges to work for

University earned highest recognition in The Chronicle of Higher Education survey FIU is the only university in the country this year […]

First-of-its-kind master’s in enterprise logistics to prepare students for the workforce

First-of-its-kind master’s in enterprise logistics to prepare students for the workforce

As the gateway to Latin America, South Florida is a hub for logistics and home to many companies looking to […]

Health care experts

Health care experts

FIU experts are available to comment on the health care legislation. For questions or assistance in contacting any of the […]

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FIU to offer first Internet of Things degree in U.S.

FIU to offer first Internet of Things degree in U.S.

Smart watches, smart phones, many home security systems and autonomous vehicles: The Internet allows them to communicate with each other […]

Chemical sampling technology: an industry game-changer

Chemical sampling technology: an industry game-changer

FIU patent produces accurate results in minutes A new method developed at FIU makes toxicological, biological and environmental sampling and […]

FIU at eMerge: Startups, biomedical breakthroughs and ecological research

FIU at eMerge: Startups, biomedical breakthroughs and ecological research

At this year’s eMerge Americas conference, FIU is showcasing new companies associated with StartUP FIU, in addition to scientific breakthroughs […]

Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU names new director

Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU names new director

Susan Gladstone has been appointed as the new director for the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. Gladstone brings more than 30 […]