Arts & Culture

Where there’s music, there’s hope

Where there’s music, there’s hope

Study finds music helps improve the lives of at-risk youth As funding dwindles for arts education nationally, non-profit organizations such […]

Artist-in-residence, local students plant the seeds of sustainability

Artist-in-residence, local students plant the seeds of sustainability

On Earth Day this year, a group of third-graders at Joella C. Good Elementary School gathered on their campus with […]

FIU Theatre major wins national scenic design award

FIU Theatre major wins national scenic design award

By Ivan Lopez FIU Theatre design senior Mario Alonso will be honored with the national award for Outstanding Scenic Design at […]

Drop-in series: Take this class to become a playwright

Drop-in series: Take this class to become a playwright

Inspired by the late Steve Jobs’ commencement speech at Stanford University where he shared how auditing a calligraphy class in […]

FIU Theatre senior awarded Kennedy Center Fellowship

FIU Theatre senior awarded Kennedy Center Fellowship

  By Ivan Lopez Four years ago, Luisa Rodriguez walked into Professor Tony Galaska’s office to interview for the theatre […]

Campbell McGrath

McGrath is a Pulitzer finalist

English Professor Campbell McGrath has been named a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. The author of more than […]

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Why are medical students doing rounds at the art museum?

Why are medical students doing rounds at the art museum?

You expect to see medical students doing rounds at a hospital, but at an art museum? That’s exactly what a […]

Free screening of ‘Moonlight’

Free screening of ‘Moonlight’

Academy Award-winning film Moonlight explores a Miami most never see. On Tuesday, April 4, the film will come to FIU. […]

Alumna releases album with Cash Cabin Studio

Alumna releases album with Cash Cabin Studio

Alumna Ana Cristina Cash ’10 released her new album, “The Tough Love EP,” this month, recorded at the historic Cash […]

Frost super-murals a collaboration of hundreds

Frost super-murals a collaboration of hundreds

A group of 40 students huddled together over a canvas. Indie pop and rock music played in the background. With […]

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

A classically trained musician,Evelyn Gaiser recently translated high-frequency lake data to musical compositions in order to better understand and describe […]

Seniors headline ‘All My Sons’ production

Seniors headline ‘All My Sons’ production

By Ivan Lopez FIU Theatre wraps up the 2016-17 season with Arthur Miller’s classic play All My Sons. Miller wrote the play […]

Theater alumnus a voice for Hispanic-American culture

Theater alumnus a voice for Hispanic-American culture

    The musical about Gloria and Emilio Estefan, “On Your Feet,” debuts locally on Oct. 5 at the Adrienne Arsht Center […]

Alumnae vocalists return to campus for special Panther Alumni Week concert

Alumnae vocalists return to campus for special Panther Alumni Week concert

Sarah Payne ’14 and Laura Martinez Leon ’15 are living a dream many young opera singers only hope to experience. […]

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How a performing arts center transformed FIU

How a performing arts center transformed FIU

The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center in 2016 celebrated two decades of arts education and cultural programming. A […]