In the World

FIU Honors College launches innovative community partnership

By Susan Feinberg FIU Honors College has launched a sweeping partnership with the City of Sweetwater, FL, that will build […]

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Fighting to save one-of-a-kind orchids in China

Fighting to save one-of-a-kind orchids in China

By Susan Feinberg When Department of Earth and Environment Assistant Professor Hong Liu began exploring the Yachang Orchid Nature Preserve […]

FIU-educated teachers outperform counterparts in preparing students for the FCAT

Teachers who graduated from Florida International University’s College of Education had a higher success rate when it came to their […]

New York Times journalist to speak on Obama foreign policy challenges

New York Times journalist to speak on Obama foreign policy challenges

Foreign policy journalist and member of The New York Times editorial board Carol Giacomo will speak on “The Main Foreign Policy […]

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FIU ‘Medical City’ at MIA

The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine has been invited by Odebrecht USA to participate in the development and design of […]

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FIU presents lecture on Turkey’s role in the Middle East and accession efforts into the EU

WHAT: Strategically located at the crossroads of two continents, Turkey plays a unique role in regional and global politics.  Turkey […]

Lumina Foundation grant funds study to keep Hispanics in college

MIAMI (Nov. 2, 2009) – Florida International University’s College of Education has received a grant from Lumina Foundation for Education […]

Panthers around the world

Panthers around the world

FIU Alumni Relations Associate Vice President Bill Draughon has been showing Roary the sites of Europe while on a “Roman […]

FIU hosts leading Nazi hunter Efraim Zuroff

WHAT: The Judaic Studies Program in FIU’s School of International and Public Affairs and the Simon Wiesenthal Center will present […]

News@FIU debuts new alumni section

The FIU community can now read stories about the latest alumni happenings at News@FIU, the university’s centralized news Web site. […]

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Construction industry rallies to support FIU’s Department of Construction Management

The South Florida construction industry recently raised $250,000 to preserve FIU’s Department of Construction Management, which was slated to merge […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Victor Joel Ortiz ’03

Alumni Spotlight: Victor Joel Ortiz ’03

Name: Victor Joel Ortiz ‘03 Degree: Bachelor in Liberal Studies, Minors in Theater, Business and Entrepreneurship and a Certificate of […]

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Alumnus brings farming expertise to Moldovan grape growers

Alumnus brings farming expertise to Moldovan grape growers

After spending most of his time in tropical Latin American climates for agricultural production and business development, a volunteer assignment […]

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Nominate a graduate for a Torch Award

Nominate a graduate for a Torch Award

Each year, FIU’s Alumni Association honors a group of its best and brightest alumni and one professor in the annual […]

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School of Hospitality, Common Threads making a difference in kids’ lives

Students from the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management are taking elementary school kids on a culinary trip around the […]