Campus Life

Local doctors help fund program for developmentally disabled adults

Local doctors help fund program for developmentally disabled adults

Local doctors Jeffrey Simmons and Yolangel Hernandez Suarez have made a $2 million gift to FIU to establish the Simmons+Hernandez […]

Executive director of U.S. Department of Education initiative visits campus, learns about LEAP program

Executive director of U.S. Department of Education initiative visits campus, learns about LEAP program

This semester two-time alumna Aimee Viana, who is now the executive director for the U.S. Department of Education’s White House […]

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New tradition honors veteran graduates

New tradition honors veteran graduates

  FIU’s Office of Veteran and Military Affairs held its first Graduating Veterans Recognition Ceremony in December. Surrounded by families and […]

MIAMI, FL - NOVEMBER 4:  FIU cornerback Brad Muhammad (27) celebrates a defensive stop late in the fourth quarter as the FIU Golden Panthers defeated the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners, 14-7, on November 4, 2017, at Riccardo Silva Stadium in Miami, Florida.  With the win, FIU officially became bowl eligible for the third time in school history.

One week left to book your FIU Football Bowl travel package!

FIU Football will play in the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl on Friday, December 21. If you’re planning to travel to […]

Knight Foundation contributes $2 million to FIU’s CasaCuba

Knight Foundation contributes $2 million to FIU’s CasaCuba

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation followed up its seed funding of FIU’s CasaCuba – an initiative to […]

How to take care of holiday poinsettias

How to take care of holiday poinsettias

Nothing can spread holiday cheer quite like a vibrant and festive poinsettia. Poinsettias grown by students in FIU’s Agroecology Program […]

$1.2 million grant to provide health promotion to indigenous communities

$1.2 million grant to provide health promotion to indigenous communities

FIU’s Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work (Stempel), in collaboration with Florida State University’s (FSU) College of […]

November 2018 in photos: Torch Awards, Thanksgiving, Tostadas

November 2018 in photos: Torch Awards, Thanksgiving, Tostadas

Every November, millions of people set aside time to appreciate who matters most. At FIU, we show our gratitude for […]

FIU to share student success strategies through national initiative

FIU to share student success strategies through national initiative

FIU’s proactive, innovative approach to student success – which has resulted in increased retention and graduation rates – will now […]

FIU receives $1 million for geoscience scholarships

FIU receives $1 million for geoscience scholarships

FIU is looking for a few good students to become geoscientists. The National Science Foundation (NSF) is providing FIU with […]

Program aims to educate faculty members about bias

Program aims to educate faculty members about bias

As an Hispanic-serving institution located in a multicultural region of the country, FIU is no stranger to diversity. However, a […]

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Want to know what toxins you’re being exposed to? Your urine has answers

Want to know what toxins you’re being exposed to? Your urine has answers

Over the course of a lifespan, from conception to death, each person encounters a wide variety of environmental stressors such […]

Aqua Foundation scholarship awardees: (Back row) Pamela Lopez , Bobbi Sade, and Charisse Mellison (Front row)  Alyssa Pepio, Chelsea Cosner, Carter Casio. Not photographed: Kelly Rojas and Cathy Ng.

FIU students sweep LGBT scholarships

What do eight FIU students studying various majors — including hospitality and tourism, biomedical engineering, women’s and gender/queer studies and […]

A November to remember

A November to remember

On Wednesday, Nov. 21, President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the FIU community: Dear FIU family, This […]

Top tips to succeed as a first generation student

Top tips to succeed as a first generation student

If you’re a first generation student, you are not alone. About 50 percent of FIU students are the first in […]