In the World

Strengthening Democracy

Strengthening Democracy

Betilde Muñoz-Pogossian Ph.D. ’05 organizes election observation missions throughout Latin America and the Caribbean for the Organization of American States […]

FIU teach-in tackles decentralization of Haiti and other recovery issues

The decentralization of Haiti – shifting its population  from densely-populated Port-au-Prince to less populated areas – in the wake of […]

Alumni find enriching travel experiences, new friendships on cruises

Alumni find enriching travel experiences, new friendships on cruises

By Martin Haro ’05 Raul Chavez ’80 and his wife Angela Martinez love to travel and they love FIU. Through […]

Defining FIU

Defining FIU

“Worlds Ahead” tells the FIU story and raises the bar for the future By Sandra Gonzalez-Levy, FIU Senior Vice President […]

Gorillas in the Mist

Gorillas in the Mist

Through her work with the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, world traveler Bryna Griffin MS ’04 develops land conservation programs […]

Understanding War

Understanding War

Bertin Kouadio Ph.D. ’09 examines the causes of civil war in his home country of Ivory Coast in the hope […]

Connecting Worlds

Connecting Worlds

Alumnus Derek Capó ’03 masters Mandarin and launches a company that opens China to students, business executives By Bryan Gilmer […]

Inspiring Creativity

Inspiring Creativity

Alumna Phoebe Moll ’00 finds inspiration in global marketing career By Sissi Aguila ’99, MA ’08 Sitting at a café, […]

A letter home from Colombia

A letter home from Colombia

By Amy Elizabeth Ritterbusch MA ’08, Ph.D. candidate, International Relations My trips to and from Bogota begin and end in […]

Exceeding Expectations in Dubai

Exceeding Expectations in Dubai

Alumnus Frank van der Post ’84, MS ’84 oversees global operations for one of the world’s most exclusive hotel and […]

Eight Countries, One Team

Eight Countries, One Team

FIU women’s volleyball turned distinct playing styles, multiple languages and diverse cultural backgrounds into a record-breaking season By Deborah O’Neil […]

A letter home: Embracing challenge in Japan

A letter home: Embracing challenge in Japan

By Brian Beckford ’05, MS ’08 The decision to study at Tohoku University in Japan was a multi-faceted one stemming […]

Donor Profile: The Marriott Foundation

Donor Profile: The Marriott Foundation

Gift endows School of Hospitality’s Tianjin program By Martin Haro ’05 FIU’s School of Hospitality and Tourism Management has been […]

V.I.P.: Richard Brilliant MS ’93

V.I.P.: Richard Brilliant MS ’93

Very Important Panther: Richard Brilliant MS ’93 Profession: Vice President and Chief Audit Executive, Carnival Corporation & plc. FIU degree: […]

My SoBe, Pt. 1

My SoBe, Pt. 1

In the weeks leading up to the Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival Feb. 25-28, Panthers working on […]