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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 […]

Got my first job! Working at NBCUniversal

Got my first job! Working at NBCUniversal

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

FIU 2018 hurricane experts

FIU 2018 hurricane experts

The 2018 hurricane season officially begins today. FIU experts are available to discuss various issues surrounding hurricanes and their aftermath. […]

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Students from Florida Christian School set up their model building in front of FIU's Wall of Wind fans

Wall of Wind Challenge attracts next generation of engineers

Eight students from Coral Park Senior High School huddled together, a question hanging in the air: Would the model building […]

Lamar Burton in Paris, France.

Ph.D. student represents FIU at international Maize Genetics Conference

Born in the small town of Greensburg, Louisiana, Lamar Burton recalls his 40-minute walks to the nearest grocery store, seeing […]

President Rosenberg: ‘We must take hurricane season seriously’

President Rosenberg: ‘We must take hurricane season seriously’

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following memo to the university community on Friday, June 1: Last year’s hurricane season […]

Grad students selected for prestigious Gates Foundation internships

Grad students selected for prestigious Gates Foundation internships

Marsha Francois was thrilled when she got the news. “I was definitely excited,” said Francois, a first-year graduate student in […]

Jayantha Obeysekera

Obeysekera takes the helm of the FIU Sea Level Solutions Center

Jayantha Obeysekera has been named director of the FIU Sea Level Solutions Center. He will lead the research, education and outreach hub […]

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Clean water and water bubbles in blue

FIU and UNESCO tackle global water issues

To address address local, national and global water security issues, FIU and UNESCO have partnered to establish the UNESCO Chair on […]

by Eduardo Merille

Former president of Costa Rica to teach at Green School

Former Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís Rivera has been named a distinguished visiting professor at FIU’s Kimberly Green Latin […]

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FIU-MDC partnership to support students in the humanities kicks off this summer

FIU-MDC partnership to support students in the humanities kicks off this summer

A new partnership between FIU and Miami Dade College (MDC) will focus on supporting and enhancing the experience of students […]

Ahmed Elsayed, electrical and electronics design engineer at Boeing.

Got my first job! Working for Boeing

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

Alumni, community hyped for football season at Annual Cocktail Reception

Alumni, community hyped for football season at Annual Cocktail Reception