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Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

The family of FIU visionary Albert Dotson Sr. has donated $1 million to FIU to commemorate his legacy at the […]

by Eduardo Merille

Board of Trustees rates Rosenberg’s performance “superior,” extends his contract

In its last meeting of the academic year, the FIU Board of Trustees extended President Mark B. Rosenberg’s contract and […]

Andres Nunez drafted by Kansas City Royals

Andres Nunez drafted by Kansas City Royals

College of Law grads stand out nationally

College of Law grads stand out nationally

In a time when law school grads have to work harder than ever to gain employment after graduation, FIU College […]

Volcán de Fuego, Guatemala. Photo by rpphotos.

Tragedy in Guatemala

On Friday, June 8, President Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community: The unfolding tragedy in Guatemala caused […]

May 2018 in photos: Orientation, Roary and a Wall of Wind challenge

May 2018 in photos: Orientation, Roary and a Wall of Wind challenge

There’s no rest for the weary. Panthers never slow down not even in the dog days of summer. Campus has […]

Bob Hewes Boats takes home top prize at annual fishing tournament

Bob Hewes Boats takes home top prize at annual fishing tournament

Home game times, select TV networks announced for football

Home game times, select TV networks announced for football

Women Faculty Leadership Institute empowers women on campus

Women Faculty Leadership Institute empowers women on campus

FIU women are helping each other get ahead in their careers. The Women Faculty Leadership Institute (WFLI) is an annual […]

Key West residents battled Hurricane Geroges' 90 mph winds along Houseboat Row in Key West, Fla., during Hurricane Geroges' landing on Friday, Sept. 25, 1998. Photo Credit: AP Photo/Dave Martin

What you need to know about protecting your home in the age of disasters

With recent hurricanes destroying towns, earthquakes tearing cities apart and rising sea levels threatening to inundate regions, people around the […]

FIU among top 100 worldwide universities granted U.S. utility patents in 2017

FIU among top 100 worldwide universities granted U.S. utility patents in 2017

Top university patent holders revealed in report by the NAI and IPO FIU was ranked among the Top 100 Worldwide […]

My first job! Working as a sports editor in Kansas

My first job! Working as a sports editor in Kansas

Name: Peter Holland Jr. ’17 Hometown: Hollywood, FL Degree/major: Communications, Digital Media Studies Where are you working? Title? I am the sports editor […]

Alumnus leads audit department at one of Florida’s largest accounting firms

Alumnus leads audit department at one of Florida’s largest accounting firms

Business alumnus Frank Gonzalez ’90 was planning to study law when an accounting class at FIU captured his attention. The […]

As seas rise, South Floridians will get thirsty before they get wet

As seas rise, South Floridians will get thirsty before they get wet

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the expertise and diverse perspectives of members of the university community. In […]

The rewarding life of a professional artist

The rewarding life of a professional artist

If you asked alumna and FIU employee Peggy Nolan whether or not she had any doubts about deciding to study […]