Articles by: Malcolm Shields

Fostering Panther Pride to assist homeless, former foster care students

Fostering Panther Pride to assist homeless, former foster care students

As a former foster care student, Ruth Rios did not have the typical college experience. “I didn’t have the same […]

Dual enrollment program experiencing record growth

Dual enrollment program experiencing record growth

Speaking to a crowd of students, faculty and administrators from Piper High School at the Frost Art Museum recently, FIU […]

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Students celebrate launch of aquaponics lab at Miami Northwestern Senior High School

Students celebrate launch of aquaponics lab at Miami Northwestern Senior High School

One year ago, Brandon Allen, a senior at Miami Northwestern Senior High School, did not know what he wanted to […]

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Internship portal provides students the first step toward employment

Internship portal provides students the first step toward employment

FIU Student Body President Liane Sippin knows the value of an internship firsthand. As a senior majoring in communication arts, […]

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Joyce Fine recognized for community engagement efforts

Joyce Fine recognized for community engagement efforts

Joyce Fine, an associate professor in reading education at the College of Education, will receive the Faculty Senate Community Engagement […]

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Irma Becerra-Fernandez named Education-Administrator of the Year by Great Minds in STEM

Irma Becerra-Fernandez named Education-Administrator of the Year by Great Minds in STEM

Irma Becerra-Fernandez, vice president of FIU’s Office of Engagement, has been named Education-Administrator of the Year by Great Minds in […]

Service learning projects provide alternative method of teaching, learning

Service learning projects provide alternative method of teaching, learning

Nearly 30 minutes after FIU English professor Tania Lopez completed her Writing as Social Action class last spring, students remained […]

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OHL School of Construction student excels in summer internship

OHL School of Construction student excels in summer internship

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2012 series highlighting summer adventures of FIU students. For many college students, […]

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Civil rights leader Bob Moses joins FIU at celebration of summer math and civics academy

Civil rights leader Bob Moses joins FIU at celebration of summer math and civics academy

From table to table, Bob Moses, civil rights leader and founder of the Algebra Project, gave students final words of […]

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