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From homelessness to independence: how 50 mattresses changed 50 lives

From homelessness to independence: how 50 mattresses changed 50 lives

The statistics are startling. In Miami-Dade County alone, more than 4,000 children are living in shelters, on the street, in […]

Graduate fellows inspire each other and the community

Graduate fellows inspire each other and the community

Coffee, school, lab, repeat. This is just a glimpse of the day in the life of a doctoral student at […]

FIU partners on altered reality studio

FIU partners on altered reality studio

FIU’s College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) has partnered with virtual reality purveyor Bridgegate Pictures to create iSTAR, […]

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Continuing hope and optimism about our collaboration

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Continuing hope and optimism about our collaboration

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

Class valedictorian Mengming Li and President Rosenberg are flanked by Li's parents.

President Rosenberg blogs from China: Qingdao inaugural commencement

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

President Rosenberg blogs from China: A graduation diary

President Rosenberg blogs from China: A graduation diary

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

The pre-graduation talent show is a popular part of the graduation festivities in China.

President Rosenberg blogs from China: The college experience is not just about learning in the classroom

This is President Rosenberg’s ninth annual blog chronicling the TUC-FIU partnership, the annual China Commencement and our students in China. […]

5 questions with the dean of business

5 questions with the dean of business

Joanne Li first came to the United States from Hong Kong as an international student. She earned an undergraduate degree […]

New nursing apprenticeships promote rural primary care

New nursing apprenticeships promote rural primary care

The Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing & Health Sciences has awarded $100,000 in traineeship grants to five FIU nurse practitioner graduate […]

Hey, FIU: Are you ready to bring back the Sunblazer?

Hey, FIU: Are you ready to bring back the Sunblazer?

By David Drucker Call it nostalgia. Call it curiosity. Call it school spirit, revved up by the recent success of […]

My first job! Working at FIU OneStop

My first job! Working at FIU OneStop

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

Educating a generation of cyber warriors

Educating a generation of cyber warriors

Leaping wizards: Graduate student Rene Balbuena, left, and senior Andrew Sanzetenea are studying computer science in pursuit of jobs that will put them […]

Spring game showcases football team’s roster

Spring game showcases football team’s roster

By David Drucker For the first time since 2017, FIU fans saw their football team take the turf at Riccardo […]

More than 1,000 attend vigil to mourn victims of pedestrian bridge tragedy

More than 1,000 attend vigil to mourn victims of pedestrian bridge tragedy

Click on the top right of the photo below to read the article. Written by Clara-Meretan Kiah and created by […]

My internship at Los Alamos National Laboratory

My internship at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Name: Frances Zengotita Major: Chemistry and English Where did you intern? Los Alamos National Laboratory Field Office, Carlsbad, New Mexico […]