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Building hurricane-proof roofs

Building hurricane-proof roofs

An FIU professor has a plan to get rid of the blue tarps that inevitably appear on rooftops after a […]

Flooded streets in Arch Creek-North Miami. Photo by Shadaina Dessalines.

New flood risk identified by FIU researcher

As South Florida raises groundwater levels to fight salt water intrusion, the threat of flooding from within will only increase, […]

A force of nature: Bridget Pelaez MA ’17 eats, sleeps and breathes disaster recovery

A force of nature: Bridget Pelaez MA ’17 eats, sleeps and breathes disaster recovery

By Eric Barton Considering her schedule, Bridget Pelaez is surprisingly chipper for mid-morning on a Wednesday. In the days since […]

2017 December 02 - FIU's Alex McGough (12). Florida International University defeated UMass, 63-45, at Riccardo Silva Stadium, Miami, Florida. (Photo by: Alex J. Hernandez / photobokeh.com) This image is copyright by PhotoBokeh.com and may not be reproduced or retransmitted without express written consent of PhotoBokeh.com. ©2017 PhotoBokeh.com - All Rights Reserved

Gasparilla Bowl a homecoming for several football players

Alex McGough was sleeping when the news came. A day after their regular season ended, the whole team waited to […]

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FIU-FAST team answers the call for help

FIU-FAST team answers the call for help

The only civilian crew of its kind in the nation, the Florida Advanced Surgical Transport team joined the FIU family […]

Duck breast with a red endive salad, prepared by Office of Class Managment staff member Barbara Pita

FIU community cooks for a cause: United Way

Eleven FIU students, staff and alumni rolled up their sleeves, sharpened their knives and set out to cook for a […]

FIU graduation: a springboard to dream jobs

FIU graduation: a springboard to dream jobs

With an eye on their futures, more than 5,000 students will graduate this week from FIU. For many of them, […]

Memoirs of a Critical Language Scholar

Memoirs of a Critical Language Scholar

Eager to learn what the world has to offer, Margarita Rentis embarked on a global journey at FIU. Rentis, who is […]

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Students can attend FIU bowl game for as little as $20

Students can attend FIU bowl game for as little as $20

For just $20, students can be part of FIU football history. In partnership with Panorama Travel, the university is offering […]

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Football returns to practice in preparation for Gasparilla Bowl

Football returns to practice in preparation for Gasparilla Bowl

After five days off, the football team held its first practice at Riccardo Silva Stadium on Friday morning in preparation for […]

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Gasparilla Bowl packages now on sale

Gasparilla Bowl packages now on sale

The Panthers are bowl-bound for the third time in FIU football 
history! Our team is ready to face the Temple Owls […]

Gasparilla Bowl Countdown: FIU bowl game quiz

Gasparilla Bowl Countdown: FIU bowl game quiz

Think you know Panthers football? Prove it! This FIU bowl game quiz will put your knowledge to the test. We […]

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Lost birds exhibit reveals plight of Florida grasshopper sparrow

A new art exhibit is calling attention to the plight of some of the most vulnerable birds including the critically […]

Russia expert named senior fellow at FIU’s Green School

Russia expert named senior fellow at FIU’s Green School

David Kramer’s latest book details rise of Putin regime, aggression toward U.S. and the West Former assistant secretary of state […]

Experts reflect on intense 2017 hurricane season

Experts reflect on intense 2017 hurricane season

On Dec. 1, Floridians awoke and breathed a collective sigh of relief as they realized they’d reached the end one […]