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FIYou: James Knapp

FIYou: James Knapp

Name: James Knapp ’05, MS ’08 Hometown: Pembroke Pines/ Hollywood Job Title/Department: Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships, FIU Office of Engagement. […]

FIU Summer 2017 graduates overcome challenges, change lives

FIU Summer 2017 graduates overcome challenges, change lives

Almost 4,000 FIU students will graduate next week – many of them overcoming challenges and changing lives on their way […]

Rosenberg to lead public urban research universities network

Rosenberg to lead public urban research universities network

President Mark B. Rosenberg has been named chair of the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities (USU), a commission to assist […]

Family law. Justice statue with sword and scale and marriage certificate

FIU Law launches family law practice aimed at representing moderate-income clients

FIU LAW Practice, an initiative of the FIU College of Law dedicated to helping local families, will offer affordable legal services […]

Volcano sharks are a thing

Volcano sharks are a thing

Researchers investigate for Shark Week FIU researchers dive into the world of sharks and volcanoes this week during Discovery Channel’s […]

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Florida International University is being recognized for its efforts in internationalizing the campus through its Global Learning for Global Citizenship initiative.

Fully-online student hasn’t let distance hinder global learning experience

Aleta Neilson hasn’t let being a fully-online student stop her from being involved with campus life and global learning at FIU. Neilson […]

Countdown to Homecoming 2017

Countdown to Homecoming 2017

On Thursday, July 20, President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community. Get ready to roar! […]

My internship with the D.C. district court

My internship with the D.C. district court

Name: Annasofia A. Roig Major: Juris Doctor candidate, College of Law Where are you interning? I am interning for a […]

FIU celebrates its recognition as one of the greatest colleges to work for

FIU celebrates its recognition as one of the greatest colleges to work for

A crowd of lively FIU faculty and staff packed the Green library breezeway today to celebrate a milestone in the […]

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President’s Council raises more than $230,000 for Fostering Panther Pride

President’s Council raises more than $230,000 for Fostering Panther Pride

  Last summer, President Mark B. Rosenberg and the President’s Council – FIU’s premier community relations board – set an […]

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Young adults with developmental disabilities bond with FIU peers over computers

Young adults with developmental disabilities bond with FIU peers over computers

A group of 11 students huddled in the Hardware Lab at Modesto A. Maidique Campus’ Tech Station recently. They took computers […]

FIU recognized as one of the greatest colleges to work for

FIU recognized as one of the greatest colleges to work for

University earned highest recognition in The Chronicle of Higher Education survey FIU is the only university in the country this year […]

Members of the Facilities Management team pose with their Prudential Productivity Award: (left to right) John Cal, Nick DiCiacco, Jannette Fleming, Ed Brozic and Danny Paán.

Facilities department wins state award for energy conservation

By Giselle Heraux FIU’s Facilities Management department was recognized statewide on June 21 for its energy conservation plan. The team […]

Alumnus with rare neurological disorder wants to help others

Alumnus with rare neurological disorder wants to help others

It starts innocently enough. Without warning the walls of the room around you stretch out and away. The room doubles […]

FIU, Italian university partner to tackle water problems

FIU, Italian university partner to tackle water problems

FIU and the Universita per Stranieri di Perugia in Italy are formalizing collaborative efforts to address global water and environmental […]