Arts & Culture

FIU Libraries partners with the community to share local history

FIU Libraries partners with the community to share local history

Most people recognize that libraries, with their books, computers, and databases, are repositories of knowledge. But libraries also play an […]

Workshop helps K-12 teachers celebrate student diversity through art

Workshop helps K-12 teachers celebrate student diversity through art

Years ago, art educator Rebecca Hinson realized there was a problem with the way she was teaching. The textbooks she […]

Student painter Lucia Morales studies every detail of a live model's face at FIU's Academy of Portrait & Figurative Art.

Learning from the masters of figurative art

Video by Katherine De Jesus With each brush stroke, the model’s earnest expression is revealed. Student painter Lucia Morales studies every […]

In honor of National Poetry Month, meet some of FIU’s emerging poets

In honor of National Poetry Month, meet some of FIU’s emerging poets

FIU is no stranger to the world of poetry. Alumni of FIU’s Master of Fine Arts program have gone on […]

34 years and $469 million price tag — author untangles convoluted tale of Miami’s Arsht Center

34 years and $469 million price tag — author untangles convoluted tale of Miami’s Arsht Center

Les Standiford has a knack for telling stories — only his stories are often about real people and actual events […]

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Student awarded prestigious stage management fellowship

Student awarded prestigious stage management fellowship

Chelsea Cosio, a senior theatre major, travels to Washington, D.C., today as the recipient of a prestigious stage management fellowship […]

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The Yiddish renaissance: Professor joins forces with the owners of a Miami Beach hotel to revive an endangered ancient language

The Yiddish renaissance: Professor joins forces with the owners of a Miami Beach hotel to revive an endangered ancient language

Asher Milbauer has never been ashamed to speak aloud in Yiddish. The child of Holocaust survivors, Milbauer was born in […]

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Student wins prestigious theatre journalism award

Student wins prestigious theatre journalism award

Pedro Urquia, a senior theatre major, was awarded a scholarship by the Institute for Theatre Journalism and Advocacy to attend […]

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Student wins Kennedy Center directing fellowship

Student wins Kennedy Center directing fellowship

Melissa Lopez is the recipient of a prestigious National Student Directing Fellowship from the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society. Lopez […]

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SOBEWFF® leftovers fed homeless in Miami

SOBEWFF® leftovers fed homeless in Miami

After thousands of guests from the Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival were fed to […]

Wine, food festival benefiting FIU takes over South Florida

Wine, food festival benefiting FIU takes over South Florida

Tens of thousands of foodies from across the nation flocked to the white sands and sun of South Beach this […]

Student presents original burger to Guy Fieri at SOBEWFF®

Student presents original burger to Guy Fieri at SOBEWFF®

Psychology senior Angelic Cox got the chance of a lifetime this past weekend at the Food Network & Cooking Channel […]

Theatre students shine at the regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Theatre students shine at the regional Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

Eleven students took home 15 awards at this year’s Region IV Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF). Many of […]

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SOBEWFF® propelled alumnus into career with Rachael Ray

SOBEWFF® propelled alumnus into career with Rachael Ray

I'm taking over #RachaelRay's insta stories page today at #QVC. That's it. A post shared by Andrew Kaplan (@onkappysplate) on […]

SOBEWFF® gets under way next week, tickets still available to select events

SOBEWFF® gets under way next week, tickets still available to select events

The 17th annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival kicks off Feb. 21st, and tickets […]