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VP of Engagement featured on Silicon Valley’s top podcast

VP of Engagement featured on Silicon Valley’s top podcast

FIU Vice President for Engagement Saif Y. Ishoof recently was featured on Breaking into Startups, one of Silicon Valley’s top podcast. Ishoof […]

National landmark study to examine child anxiety treatments

National landmark study to examine child anxiety treatments

The FIU Center for Children and Families has been approved for funding of nearly $3 million by the Patient-Centered Outcomes […]

Members of the Puerto Rico Alliance of Florida with Mayor Maurice A. Ferre

Symposium raises funds for FIU Puerto Rican students, reveals results of study

More than 300 national advocates, elected officials, stakeholders, journalists and prominent members of the Puerto Rican community came together to […]

Got my first job! Working for Nickelodeon

Got my first job! Working for Nickelodeon

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

Yannis Papastamatiou will appear on National Geographic's 700 Sharks. Photo by Laurent Ballesta.

700 sharks, 6 divers, 1 feeding frenzy

Yannis Papastamatiou’s night dive with sharks is about to go on display before the world when 700 Sharks premiers at […]

My internship with United Way Worldwide

My internship with United Way Worldwide

Name: Alexandra Thulin Hometown: Miami, FL What is your major? Master of Arts in Global Affairs Where are you interning? […]

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Oh the places you’ll go: FIU accounting students get “Seuss”ian insights from a corporate success story

Oh the places you’ll go: FIU accounting students get “Seuss”ian insights from a corporate success story

Right off the bat it was clear the presentation by Will Billings, vice president and global controller at World Fuel […]

4 students to embark on Arctic mission through Northwest Passage

4 students to embark on Arctic mission through Northwest Passage

Four FIU students will embark on a three-week expedition through the Arctic Ocean’s Northwest Passage later this summer. The students […]

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Former Turkish diplomat researching Venezuelan foreign policy at FIU

Former Turkish diplomat researching Venezuelan foreign policy at FIU

Graduate student spent two years stationed at the Turkish Embassy in Caracas Before becoming a Ph.D. student in international relations […]

Got my first job! Working as a meteorologist in Colorado

Got my first job! Working as a meteorologist in Colorado

Name: Nicolette Sheaks ’17 Hometown: Miami Lakes, Florida Degree/major: Atmospheric science and broadcast journalism Where are you working? Title? KKCO/KJCT Grand Junction, Colorado Weekend […]

Helping downtown businesses grow

Helping downtown businesses grow

Downtown Miami has traditionally been Miami’s entrepreneurial hub, dating back to the days of Henry Flagler’s Royal Palm Hotel in […]

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Skating into a business future

Skating into a business future

Many FIU students have hidden talents. But few can look back and reminisce about life as a world-class figure skater […]

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Physics savvy is a soccer player’s secret weapon

Understanding the physics of soccer may give players a competitive advantage. As the 2018 World Cup heads into the quarterfinals, […]

Dr. Jorge Familiar Calderon, Regional Vice President, Latin America and Caribbean Region, World Bank, speaks at the 24th Inter-American Conference of Mayors and Local Authorities hosted by FIU.

World Bank unveils flagship report on Latin America at FIU mayor’s conference

With a worldwide audience in the tens of thousands, the World Bank unveiled a pivotal report on the future of […]

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Cruise ships docked at PortMiami.

Can video games boost cruise bookings?

For travel companies with anemic cruise bookings, video games might be the cure, according to a new study. Travel agents […]