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Ben Wilson and Shelby Servais are among the latest crop of National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Science Policy Fellows.

Science policy fellows tackle Gulf of Mexico

Shelby Servais and Ben Wilson both earned degrees at FIU. Both did research in the Florida Everglades. And they are […]

July 2018 in photos: Summer Commencement, Arctic research and Roary in a hammock

July 2018 in photos: Summer Commencement, Arctic research and Roary in a hammock

Summers are for making memories. At FIU, we’ve had no shortage of memorable moments that Panthers will cherish forever – […]

Hospitality alumnus goes from busboy to CEO

Hospitality alumnus goes from busboy to CEO

Very Important Panther: Regynald G. Washington ’74 Chief Executive Officer, Hojeij Branded Foods Bachelor of Science in international hotel and restaurant […]

Harnessing the power of an ancient practice

Harnessing the power of an ancient practice

When life stressors started getting the best of her, FIU researcher Gladys Ibañez turned to kung fu to cope. The […]

It’s in their DNA: Local teens explore forensics at CSI Summer Camp

It’s in their DNA: Local teens explore forensics at CSI Summer Camp

FIU’s International Forensic Research Institute redefined the summer camp experience for 20 South Florida teens with its inaugural CSI Summer […]

Giving at-risk youth a chance to work in hospitality

Giving at-risk youth a chance to work in hospitality

It was Ghandi who said, “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” […]

Aditya Sundararajan at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, Colorado.

My internship in cybersecurity

Name: Aditya Sundararajan Hometown: Hyderabad, Telangana, India What is your major? Electrical and computer engineering Where did you intern? I interned at the National […]

Finding and reserving FIU venues just got easier

Finding and reserving FIU venues just got easier

FIU employees: Did you ever have to plan a lecture for your department but didn’t have a suitable space? Or […]

Karis took part in a panel on human trafficking at the Together for Freedom event in Fort Lauderdale.

Alumna’s life mission: to spread awareness about human trafficking

When Karis Williams was only 15 years old she watched a human trafficking documentary that changed her life and gave […]

Finance professor reveals best time to invest in hedge funds

Finance professor reveals best time to invest in hedge funds

The best time to allocate money to hedge funds is beginning in the third quarter – and it’s best to […]

Crunch time for FIU Football: players to watch

Crunch time for FIU Football: players to watch

FIU Football starts in exactly one month, with the opening game, against Big Ten team Indiana, taking place at 7 […]

In celebration of wine and cheese

In celebration of wine and cheese

The dog days of summer have us suffering from SOBEWFF® withdrawal. Fascinating foodies. Adventurous culinary pairings. We want it all, […]

Summer 2018 graduates show perseverance and drive

Summer 2018 graduates show perseverance and drive

For many of the nearly 4,300 students graduating this summer, the achievement comes after overcoming various life challenges in the […]

Media devices do not cause ADHD, researcher says

Media devices do not cause ADHD, researcher says

FIU psychologist Margaret Sibley says there is no evidence media devices cause ADHD, despite a recent study published in the Journal of […]

Anthropology professor guest edits special Miami issue of ‘Latino Studies’

Anthropology professor guest edits special Miami issue of ‘Latino Studies’

According to the latest U.S. census, nearly 70 percent of Miami-Dade County residents are Hispanic or Latino. Miami is one […]