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FIU leaders advocate for higher education funding

FIU leaders advocate for higher education funding

As the Trump Administration released its federal budget proposal and the Higher Education Act is considered, FIU students and leaders […]

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Business professor explains the impact of Bitcoin on trading, investments

Bitcoin gripped the investing world in 2017, and its price increased by roughly 500 percent. In December 2017, the cryptocurrency hit […]

Broward school shooting experts

Broward school shooting experts

As more information becomes available about the school shooting that occurred at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, […]

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Alumnus recruits engineering talent from FIU

  Alumnus Carlos Banks ’11, MS ’13 is on a mission to keep FIU engineering talent in Miami. Banks is […]

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Losing trust in the world: Holocaust scholar on war, genocide

Losing trust in the world: Holocaust scholar on war, genocide

Auschwitz survivor Jean Améry said that Nazi torture destroyed his trust in the world. “Every morning when I get up, […]

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The five Nordic countries (Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Iceland) are at the vanguard of sustainable or "green" economic policies.

What is the green economy and why should you care?

  The five Nordic countries (Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Iceland) are often considered at the forefront of adopting “green […]

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Ana Correa visits a farm in Bluefields, Nicaragua during her summer internship with blueEnergy.

Applications open for summer fellowship in Nicaragua

FIU has teamed up with blueEnergy, local agencies and residents to build a sustainable community in Bluefields, Nicaragua. The nonprofit group blueEnergy offers college students internships […]

Got my first job! Working for Google

Got my first job! Working for Google

Name: Krista Shuckerow Degree Earned: B.S in statistics, second major – economics; minor in computer science Hometown: Harmony, Rhode Island What is your job […]

It’s FIU Day! University community to advocate for FIU in Tallahassee and at home

It’s FIU Day! University community to advocate for FIU in Tallahassee and at home

  Today is FIU Day in Tallahassee! Members of the FIU community – including students, faculty, alumni and members of […]

Got my first job! Working as a reporter in Mississippi

Got my first job! Working as a reporter in Mississippi

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

South Florida has what Amazon values — we embrace change, innovation, reinvention

South Florida has what Amazon values — we embrace change, innovation, reinvention

President Mark B. Rosenberg wrote the following op-ed in the Miami Herald on Feb. 5, 2018.  “Jeff, what does Day Two […]

Students land dream jobs with local municipality

Students land dream jobs with local municipality

An innovative collaboration between FIU and the City of Miami Beach is forging new career paths for dozens of FIU students. […]

MS-13 is considered one of the most violent youth gangs in the Western Hemisphere.

FIU researcher: ‘Trump is wrong about MS-13. His rhetoric will make it worse.’

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the diverse perspectives of members of the university community. This piece first appeared […]

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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, […]

State of the Union Experts

State of the Union Experts

President Donald Trump will give his first State of the Union address before Congress on January 30, 2018. FIU has […]

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