Articles by: Contributing Writer

New military men stand with training manuals while attending an outdoor instructional period.

FIU becomes prime contract holder of defense contract

When the National Forensic Science Technology Center joined FIU and became a part of the Global Forensic and Justice Center, […]

Mellon Foundation awards $675,000 to FIU to support education in the humanities

Mellon Foundation awards $675,000 to FIU to support education in the humanities

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded FIU a $675,000 grant to enhance humanities education and optimize student learning. The […]

My internship at Hasbro

My internship at Hasbro

Name:  Ana Gabriela Pacella Crespo   Hometown: Maracay, Venezuela  Major:  Marketing and International Business Where did you intern? What did you do there?   I […]

Updated subject description

Updated subject description

The following message was sent to the university community on Monday September 17, 2018. Dear members of the university community: […]

My internship at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach

My internship at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach

Name: Nathalie Sanchez Hometown: El Salvador Major: Hospitality Management (Fall 2015 G1Y Intake) Where did you intern? What did you do there? I interned […]

FIU Athletic Director Garcia at FIU through 2021

FIU Athletic Director Garcia at FIU through 2021

President Mark B. Rosenberg announced a contract extension for FIU Executive Director of Sports and Entertainment Pete Garcia to July 31, […]

Finding FIU events just got easier 

Finding FIU events just got easier 

It’s hard to keep track of what’s happening on campus. Students, faculty and alumni work hard to organize fun and […]

The world is my classroom: study abroad to Italy

The world is my classroom: study abroad to Italy

This article is part of the Summer Sojourns 2018 series highlighting the adventures of FIU students. In early May, 18 […]

Crunch time for FIU Football: players to watch

Crunch time for FIU Football: players to watch

As the season quickly approaches, fans continue to wonder: Who will fill the void created by the loss of several […]

FIU celebrates Preeminent Programs 

FIU celebrates Preeminent Programs 

It takes a lot of work by a lot of people to keep FIU a top-tier research institution. On a […]

8 tips to help you write more professionally

8 tips to help you write more professionally

Writing an email. It’s one of the simplest yet most difficult ways to communicate with someone. In the age of […]

Karis took part in a panel on human trafficking at the Together for Freedom event in Fort Lauderdale.

Alumna’s life mission: to spread awareness about human trafficking

When Karis Williams was only 15 years old she watched a human trafficking documentary that changed her life and gave […]

Anthropology professor guest edits special Miami issue of ‘Latino Studies’

Anthropology professor guest edits special Miami issue of ‘Latino Studies’

According to the latest U.S. census, nearly 70 percent of Miami-Dade County residents are Hispanic or Latino. Miami is one […]

The class at Broadway Tower.

Learning in the land of Shakespeare

This article is part of the Summer Sojourns 2018 series highlighting the adventures of FIU students. In June, 22 students […]

Got my first job! Working for Nickelodeon

Got my first job! Working for Nickelodeon

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]