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Alumna to serve as first female fire chief of Fort Lauderdale

Alumna to serve as first female fire chief of Fort Lauderdale

An FIU alumna has been appointed fire chief of Fort Lauderdale – the first woman to serve in this role […]

MMC SGA President XXX was among 80 FIU students who spent their spring break exploring all the nation's capital has to offer and advocating for FIU initiatives.

Students tackle national challenges during spring break

Eighty students from five different FIU cohorts headed to Washington, D.C., March 12-16, for an educational experience that focused on […]

Real-world training for students covering March for Our Lives events

Real-world training for students covering March for Our Lives events

Journalism students from the School of Communication + Journalism will gain invaluable real-world experience March 24 as they cover the […]

FIU statement

FIU statement

On Thursday morning (March 15, 2018), at 9:00 a.m., the Design Build Team of MCM and FIGG, convened a meeting […]

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Medical mission team honored for hurricane work

Medical mission team honored for hurricane work

The South Florida community on Wednesday celebrated selflessness in the face of disaster. Local officials and university personnel together recognized […]

Community gathers to watch 950-ton bridge move across Southwest 8th Street

Community gathers to watch 950-ton bridge move across Southwest 8th Street

 UPDATE, March 16, 2018, 11 a.m.: To clarify, Leonor Flores did not work on the FIU-Sweetwater UniversityCity Bridge project […]

March Madness at FIU in D.C.

March Madness at FIU in D.C.

Although most students might kick back and enjoy their relaxing time off during spring break, many of FIU’s top-tier students […]

My internship at Los Alamos National Laboratory

My internship at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Name: Frances Zengotita Major: Chemistry and English Where did you intern? Los Alamos National Laboratory Field Office, Carlsbad, New Mexico […]

MacArthur Foundation awards FIU $1.7 million to study prosecutor behavior

MacArthur Foundation awards FIU $1.7 million to study prosecutor behavior

Research aims to improve efficiency while reducing racial and ethnic disparities In the criminal justice system, prosecutors wield considerable power […]

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Alumna creates scholarship to help students study abroad, transform their communities

Alumna creates scholarship to help students study abroad, transform their communities

Studying abroad for one semester changed alumna Stephany Feijoo’s life. To give back to FIU and help fellow Panthers experience […]

U.N. Ambassador Haley meets community, students on campus

U.N. Ambassador Haley meets community, students on campus

Fresh from a trip to Central America, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley made a stop on Friday […]

FIU experts analyze gun violence

FIU experts analyze gun violence

The tragic mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School left Florida grieving. It also jumpstarted debates – both local […]

How people speak Spanish drives judgment, new study finds

How people speak Spanish drives judgment, new study finds

People in Miami likely judge others on how they speak Spanish, according to a new FIU study. In the study, […]

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 […]

Photo by Mark Mathosian.

Business professor explains the impact of Bitcoin on trading, investments

Editor’s note: This article was published originally in February 2018 and updated May 2018 to reflect the most recent changes […]