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Was Elon Musk’s tweet about taking Tesla private legal?

Was Elon Musk’s tweet about taking Tesla private legal?

Tesla CEO Elon Musk stunned Wall Street on Aug. 7  by tweeting that he planned to take the $61 billion […]

The world is my classroom: study abroad to Italy

The world is my classroom: study abroad to Italy

This article is part of the Summer Sojourns 2018 series highlighting the adventures of FIU students. In early May, 18 […]

From Tango to politics: My summer exploring Argentina

From Tango to politics: My summer exploring Argentina

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2018 series highlighting the summer adventures of FIU students. Earlier this summer, […]

FIU’s GPS points due East to India

FIU’s GPS points due East to India

FIU’s partnerships stretch out over the entire globe – but there are some countries with which collaborations are multi-dimensionally broad […]

The Meg: a 5-second movie review from FIU shark expert

The Meg: a 5-second movie review from FIU shark expert

If you’re wondering whether The Meg is worth the price of admission, FIU shark expert and dean of the College […]

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Grad student researches role of women in guerilla groups

Grad student researches role of women in guerilla groups

Doctoral student earns NSF Fellowship for her research project Battles, revolts and guerillas are often associated with men. Men fighting, […]

Engaging with the local community’s youngest members

Engaging with the local community’s youngest members

FIU’s dedication to excellence is not limited to being a Worlds Ahead university for its students. FIU is also committed […]

Public health student accepted into Peace Corps

Public health student accepted into Peace Corps

Sophie Philizaire—a master’s student at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work’s Department of Health Policy and […]

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My first job as a digital content producer at Royal Caribbean

My first job as a digital content producer at Royal Caribbean

Name: Yashodhara Suri ’17 Hometown: Miami, FL Degree/major: B.S., Digital Media Studies Where are you working? Title? Royal Caribbean Ltd., […]

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My internship at the United Nations

My internship at the United Nations

Name: Amani Othman Hometown: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Major: Ph.D. in Public Health at Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social […]

Ben Wilson and Shelby Servais are among the latest crop of National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Science Policy Fellows.

Science policy fellows tackle Gulf of Mexico

Shelby Servais and Ben Wilson both earned degrees at FIU. Both did research in the Florida Everglades. And they are […]

Hospitality alumnus goes from busboy to CEO

Hospitality alumnus goes from busboy to CEO

Very Important Panther: Regynald G. Washington ’74 Chief Executive Officer, Hojeij Branded Foods Bachelor of Science in international hotel and restaurant […]

Giving at-risk youth a chance to work in hospitality

Giving at-risk youth a chance to work in hospitality

It was Ghandi who said, “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” […]

Karis took part in a panel on human trafficking at the Together for Freedom event in Fort Lauderdale.

Alumna’s life mission: to spread awareness about human trafficking

When Karis Williams was only 15 years old she watched a human trafficking documentary that changed her life and gave […]

Finance professor reveals best time to invest in hedge funds

Finance professor reveals best time to invest in hedge funds

The best time to allocate money to hedge funds is beginning in the third quarter – and it’s best to […]