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Winning equation: FIU student-athletes reach new heights in the classroom

Winning equation: FIU student-athletes reach new heights in the classroom

Last football season, defensive tackle Andrew Tarver began his weekdays at 5:30 a.m. The redshirt freshman would eat breakfast, get […]

BBC comes into its own

BBC comes into its own

Maybe it’s because of its location on the water’s edge. Perhaps it’s because of its smaller physical footprint. Possibly it’s […]

Emeritus Professor creates professorship in Tropical Ecology

Emeritus Professor creates professorship in Tropical Ecology

If you want to know about FIU Professor Emeritus Walter M. Goldberg’s distinguished academic career, you should first dial your […]

Heading off disasters: the Extreme Events Institute

Heading off disasters: the Extreme Events Institute

The Extreme Events Institute takes a broad approach to saving the world from what Mother Nature dishes out It’s a […]

Talent, grit and making his own luck: The story of writer Dennis Lehane MFA ’01

Talent, grit and making his own luck: The story of writer Dennis Lehane MFA ’01

Controlling the brain. It’s a skill one of FIU’s most famous authors has yet to master. But, it’s a skill […]

Harnessing the power of an ancient practice

Harnessing the power of an ancient practice

When life stressors started getting the best of her, FIU researcher Gladys Ibañez turned to kung fu to cope. The […]

From Panthers to pros of the gridiron

From Panthers to pros of the gridiron

A look at the eight former FIU football players who have heard their names called on Draft Day and where […]

5 questions with the dean of engineering

5 questions with the dean of engineering

Born and raised in Greece, John L. Volakis arrived in the United States as a teenager knowing only a few […]

Crunch time for FIU Football: players to watch

Crunch time for FIU Football: players to watch

As the season quickly approaches, fans continue to wonder: Who will fill the void created by the loss of several […]

Hospitality alumnus goes from busboy to CEO

Hospitality alumnus goes from busboy to CEO

Very Important Panther: Regynald G. Washington ’74 Chief Executive Officer, Hojeij Branded Foods Bachelor of Science in international hotel and restaurant […]

The essence of Pantherness

The essence of Pantherness

This collaborative piece brought together the talents of several members of the videography team—and it shows! Registering high on the […]

South Beach soirée

South Beach soirée

“Every year, FIU plays a huge role in the production of the South Beach Wine and Food Festival, and every […]

A novelist shares his secrets

A novelist shares his secrets

“For all the videos I’ve made for FIU, which include pieces about research expeditions to Papua New Guinea and Alaska, […]

A spotlight on the deserving

A spotlight on the deserving

“Joseph Sanchez was recognized at one of the Fall 2016 commencement ceremonies as a Worlds Ahead graduate, someone who during his […]

A riff on ‘Friends’

A riff on ‘Friends’

“Most video projects involve shooting many hours of video in hopes of capturing a story somewhere in there. Then comes […]