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Alumni and students share perspectives on FIU Law’s first decade

Alumni and students share perspectives on FIU Law’s first decade

As the College of Law celebrates 10 years, alumni and students share their stories. By JP Renaud Mpa ’11 and […]

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Farewell to a leader: Celebrating the career of Rosa Jones

Farewell to a leader: Celebrating the career of Rosa Jones

Vice President of Student Affairs Rosa Jones retires after 40 years of service to the FIU family and South Florida […]

Why I teach: A tribute to FIU alumnus Damion Dunn 1981-2012

Why I teach: A tribute to FIU alumnus Damion Dunn 1981-2012

I did something this spring that no teacher should have to do or even thinks of doing: I was a […]

Park Ranger Larry Perez ’96, MS ’08, shares the secrets of the Everglades

Park Ranger Larry Perez ’96, MS ’08, shares the secrets of the Everglades

Like just about every other urban Miamian, Larry Perez ’96, MS ’08, grew up not giving the Everglades much of a […]

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Speaking up about homelessness: a classroom project with real-world implications

Speaking up about homelessness: a classroom project with real-world implications

A powerful partnership between communications students and the formerly homeless aims to change perception. By Deborah O’Neil MA ’09 On […]

My Decision: Nicole Ruggiano

My Decision: Nicole Ruggiano

Nicole Ruggiano is an assistant professor of social work and a John A. Hartford Foundation Faculty Scholar Early on, I […]

President’s Corner: Worlds Ahead Tour 2012 stops by eight cities around the world

President’s Corner: Worlds Ahead Tour 2012 stops by eight cities around the world

Over the past year, I have had the great pleasure of traveling around the world to reconnect with FIU alumni. […]

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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