Articles by: Jennifer Lacayo

NSF awards FIU $3 million for national pilot program to increase female physics majors

NSF awards FIU $3 million for national pilot program to increase female physics majors

Armed with a $3 million National Science Foundation grant, researchers are heading back to high school to encourage more women […]

FIU law dean Acosta confirmed as  U.S. Labor Secretary

FIU law dean Acosta confirmed as U.S. Labor Secretary

Today, FIU College of Law Dean R. Alexander Acosta was sworn in as the 27th United States Secretary of Labor. […]

FIU graduates do well by doing good

FIU graduates do well by doing good

Social entrepreneurship runs deep with the class of 2017   While traveling in Asia, Ari Sernik volunteered at a Cambodian […]

Remembering alumna Janine Ackerman

Remembering alumna Janine Ackerman

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the FIU community on April 9, 2017: Dear FIU family, Our […]

Miami Urban Future Initiative led by FIU receives $1.2 million from Knight Foundation

Miami Urban Future Initiative led by FIU receives $1.2 million from Knight Foundation

Funding will support a joint research initiative of FIU’s College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts and the Creative Class […]

Chad Moss makes largest donation to FIU by an alumnus

Chad Moss makes largest donation to FIU by an alumnus

Gift names the Moss School of Construction, Infrastructure and Sustainability Chad Moss, executive vice president of Moss & Associates, announced a […]

John L. Volakis appointed dean of College of Engineering & Computing

John L. Volakis appointed dean of College of Engineering & Computing

John L. Volakis has been appointed dean of FIU’s College of Engineering & Computing. Volakis comes to FIU with a […]

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Dean Colson appointed to FIU Board of Trustees

Dean Colson appointed to FIU Board of Trustees

The Florida Board of Governors appointed Dean Colson on Thursday, a former chairman of the Florida Board of Governors, to […]

FIU and other state universities rally for critical student success, research initiatives

FIU and other state universities rally for critical student success, research initiatives

Joined by police chiefs, mental health counselors, medical school deans, and student leaders, the Board of Governors and presidents from […]

FDA approves first-in-human trial for neural-enabled prosthetic hand system developed at FIU

FDA approves first-in-human trial for neural-enabled prosthetic hand system developed at FIU

Upper extremity amputees are one step closer to successfully picking up a cookie or an egg, thanks to a new […]

Chad Moss, Marcia Del Rey among honorees at Torch Awards

Chad Moss, Marcia Del Rey among honorees at Torch Awards

Florida International University is honoring alumni and faculty at the 16th annual Torch Awards Gala on April 1. Among this year’s […]

FIU’s promise to 2017 freshmen: As good as gold

FIU’s promise to 2017 freshmen: As good as gold

FIU is making a promise to the 2017 freshman class: if your family cannot help you pay for college, FIU […]

FIU Law Dean Acosta nominated for U.S. labor secretary post

FIU Law Dean Acosta nominated for U.S. labor secretary post

President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated FIU Law Dean R. Alexander Acosta for the position of secretary of the U.S. […]

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Li appointed dean of College of Business

Joanne Li has been appointed dean of FIU’s College of Business. Li comes to FIU with a distinguished record in […]

Construction begins on multipurpose recreation/practice fields

Construction begins on multipurpose recreation/practice fields

The following memo was sent from Celi Ervesun, construction project manager for Facilities Management, to the FIU community on Feb. […]