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Jerreme Wade

Campus Voices: Perseverance and courage

The significance of a certain class, test or homework assignment always crosses my mind during the semester. The idea of […]

Students deliver the perfect pitch at annual sales tournament

Students deliver the perfect pitch at annual sales tournament

Jennifer Elias, a recruiter at Carnival Corp., watched as FIU Sales student Melanie Crespillo pitched an advertising spot to the […]

Police give all-clear at FIU

Police give all-clear at FIU

On Thursday, Nov. 2, the following message was sent to the university community. Earlier today, the Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) received […]

Students: Submit an original burger recipe for a chance at $10,000

Students: Submit an original burger recipe for a chance at $10,000

Is it bun-salad-cheese-patty-bun? Or is it bun-salad-patty-cheese-bun? In Miami burgers come stacked with shoestring fries on a chorizo patty. But while […]

A little cafecito with your collaboration

A little cafecito with your collaboration

Research by well-regarded MIT management professor Thomas Allarn tells us that creating “collaboration and collision spaces enables communication for inspiration.” In […]

October 2017 in photos: Halloween, Irma cleanup and football

October 2017 in photos: Halloween, Irma cleanup and football

Trick or treat! Fall is in full swing and October has been an exciting month filled with exciting events and […]

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Visiting student from Puerto Rico adjusts to life at FIU

Visiting student from Puerto Rico adjusts to life at FIU

  All Sarah Colon wanted was to start her third year at the University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras campus. […]

Young women: Breast cancer doesn’t care how old you are

Young women: Breast cancer doesn’t care how old you are

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the expertise and diverse perspectives of members of the university community. In […]

FIU students help children develop an early love for reading

FIU students help children develop an early love for reading

Brittanie Erne doesn’t want children to share her struggles with reading she had when she was younger. In middle and […]

Message from Vice President of Student Affairs

Message from Vice President of Student Affairs

On Friday, Oct. 27, Vice President for Student Affairs Larry Lunsford sent the following message to the university community. In the last […]

Faculty honored for achievements at annual convocation

Faculty honored for achievements at annual convocation

  Each year, FIU’s Faculty Convocation and Awards Ceremony provides the university the opportunity to recognize faculty members for their […]

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Homecoming 2017 begins this weekend with Panthermonium

Homecoming 2017 begins this weekend with Panthermonium

On Thursday, Oct. 26, President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community. Dear FIU family, Homecoming […]

Knight Foundation grant to support Puerto Rican students at FIU

Knight Foundation grant to support Puerto Rican students at FIU

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has awarded FIU a $350,000 grant to support Puerto Rican students affected […]

How to prepare for graduate school while you’re still an undergrad

How to prepare for graduate school while you’re still an undergrad

Whether you’re certain that a master’s or doctorate degree program is in your future or still exploring your options, it’s […]

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Jerreme Wade

Campus Voices: Preparation and sacrifice

By Jerreme Wade So much has happened over the last few weeks that it feels like the universe is trying […]