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January 2018 in photos: Parades, satellites and dusk skies

January 2018 in photos: Parades, satellites and dusk skies

We hope your 2018 is off to a great start, Panthers! Hopefully, your resolutions lasted longer than one of our  […]

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Sexual harassment in the workplace:  how organizational policies can make a difference

Sexual harassment in the workplace: how organizational policies can make a difference

Employees are more likely to report sexual harassment they witness at work when there is a zero-tolerance policy in place, […]

Florida College System transfers receive early access to scholarships, degree plans

Florida College System transfers receive early access to scholarships, degree plans

Students in the Florida College System hoping to transfer to FIU will now be able to earn scholarships from FIU well […]

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Cold or Flu: How can you tell the difference?

Cold or Flu: How can you tell the difference?

The flu and the common cold are similar in many ways, but they are caused by different viruses, and it […]

FIU becomes Knight of the Rural Development Merit Order of Burkina Faso

FIU becomes Knight of the Rural Development Merit Order of Burkina Faso

The Grand Chancery Order of the Office of the President of Burkina Faso has recognized FIU as a Knight of […]

2017 Outstanding Student Life Award winners with Larry Lunsford, vice president for Student Affairs.

Last chance to recognize an exceptional student

  Student Affairs is looking to recognize exceptional students during the division’s annual Outstanding Student Life Awards held in spring. […]

Heat Legend Alonzo Mourning and FIU alumna Erika Ashley Somoza help restore the Everglades at the 2018 Heat Glades Sweep.

FIU teams up with Miami Heat, Miccosukee tribe for environmental activities

More than 65 volunteers from FIU, the Miami Heat and the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida came together Jan. […]

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How to create a budget in college

It’s no secret that handling money in college can be difficult. If you feel like you’re struggling, you’re not alone. […]

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Panther ingenuity, quick actions help recover engagement ring

Panther ingenuity, quick actions help recover engagement ring

A long-time university employee says it’s “amazing” that her engagement ring was found after she accidentally flushed it down the toilet. […]

Peter Baker, Anne-Marie Slaughter, Elliot Abrams, Paula Dobriansky and Karen Donfried kick off the first panel of the State of the World 2018 conference.

Foreign policy leaders discuss state of the world in 2018

From leaders of nationally renowned think tanks to former ambassadors and journalists from The New York Times, The Washington Post […]

FIU tests emergency notification system

FIU tests emergency notification system

This is a test of the FIU emergency notification system. This is only a test. FIU faculty, staff and students […]

Photo by Lance McCord, Creative Common's License.

Flu season worsens, doctors urge vaccinations

It’s official, this year’s flu season is a bad one, and it’s not over. But there’s still time for you […]

Why I donated blood for the first time

Why I donated blood for the first time

January is National Blood Donor Month. The Red Cross encourages individuals to resolve to roll up a sleeve to give […]

Rosenberg uses MLK celebration to address prejudice

Rosenberg uses MLK celebration to address prejudice

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community on Friday, Jan. 12. Watch his full remarks at the […]

Shark biologist teams up with aerospace engineer to discover behaviors of oceanic whitetips

Shark biologist teams up with aerospace engineer to discover behaviors of oceanic whitetips

Oceanic whitetip sharks move with extreme efficiency, exploiting physics to maximize their energy surplus for both hunting and downtime. A […]

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