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10 questions for award-winning costume designer Caroline Spitzer ’12

10 questions for award-winning costume designer Caroline Spitzer ’12

Caroline Spitzer ’12 graduated in May with a bachelor of fine arts in theatre with a focus on costume design. […]

Celebrity Semester: FIU community hears from stars of music, fashion, literature and journalism

Celebrity Semester: FIU community hears from stars of music, fashion, literature and journalism

FIU’s campuses were a popular stop this year. See who stopped by. By Martin Haro ’05 Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas […]

Alumni leaders usher in a new era

Alumni leaders usher in a new era

The FIU Alumni Association welcomed a new president and a new executive director this summer, marking the start of the […]

Eleven-year NBA veteran Raja Bell graduates from FIU

Eleven-year NBA veteran Raja Bell graduates from FIU

For Raja Bell – most recently a player for the Utah Jazz – education has always been something to shoot […]

For a healthy heart consider a red

For a healthy heart consider a red

By Jean-Paul Renaud MPA ’11 Hippocrates used red wine to disinfect wounds. The Romans would add small amounts to their […]

Dion von Moltke feels the need for speed

Dion von Moltke feels the need for speed

Dion von Moltke is used to defying gravity. As one of the drivers of APR Motorsports’ $450,000 Audi R8 LMS […]

Lisa Mattson ’97 combines traditional and modern media to tell stories

Lisa Mattson ’97 combines traditional and modern media to tell stories

Originally from Gerard, Kan., Lisa Mattson ’97 studied communications and hospitality management at FIU. She lives in California’s Sonoma wine […]

Yasko Cadby ’86 brings Opus One to Japan and South Korea

Yasko Cadby ’86 brings Opus One to Japan and South Korea

As export manager for Baron Philippe de Rothschild and Robert Mondavi’s Opus One, Yasko Cadby ’86 keeps an eye on the big […]

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Celeste Carducci ’77 offers the perfect blend for Napa visitors

Celeste Carducci ’77 offers the perfect blend for Napa visitors

Nearly 4.5 million people visit Napa Valley each year. It’s a bucket list experience: Wine tours. Gourmet food. Picturesque rolling […]

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Alumni couple makes wine with big personality at JC Cellars Winery

Alumni couple makes wine with big personality at JC Cellars Winery

Jeff and Alexandra Cohn made their way to the top echelons of the wine world with pluck and talent. By […]

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A Music Revolution: Black Violin

A Music Revolution: Black Violin

[Editor’s note: Black Violin performed at the 2013 Inaugural Ball. This story about the alumni duo was first published in […]