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Alumni return to campus to share insights with current students

Alumni return to campus to share insights with current students

Since the first Panther Alumni Week (P.A.W.) in 2013, hundreds of alumni have returned to FIU, providing current students with […]

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FIU biochemistry Ph.D. student Haixiang Yu, chemistry Ph.D. student Juan Canoura, and recent graduate Obtin Alkhamis published a study on FIU’s patented cocaine detection technologies.

Researchers patent quick tests for cocaine

FIU students and their professor have patented a series of new tests that can quickly, accurately and cost-effectively confirm the […]

Dams drive risk of fish extinction in U.S.

Dams drive risk of fish extinction in U.S.

Dams drive local extinction risk of native fish in the southern United States, an FIU study found. The high number […]

FIUPD launches pedestrian safety program

FIUPD launches pedestrian safety program

With a growing number of FIU students walking to campus from Sweetwater and Westchester, the FIU Police Department has secured […]

Alcohol banned at Greek events for the rest of the semester

Alcohol banned at Greek events for the rest of the semester

Last Thursday evening at a town hall with the Greek community, 16 of the 19 eligible Greek organizations at FIU […]

Students attend

4 essential traits of effective leaders

  What makes a great leader? More than  250 students from FIU, Barry University, Broward College and the University of […]

Ana Correa visits a farm in Bluefields, Nicaragua during her summer internship with blueEnergy.

Applications open for summer fellowship in Nicaragua

FIU has teamed up with blueEnergy, local agencies and residents to build a sustainable community in Bluefields, Nicaragua. The nonprofit group blueEnergy offers college students internships […]

Got my first job! Working for Google

Got my first job! Working for Google

Name: Krista Shuckerow Degree Earned: B.S in statistics, second major – economics; minor in computer science Hometown: Harmony, Rhode Island What is your job […]

It’s FIU Day! University community to advocate for FIU in Tallahassee and at home

It’s FIU Day! University community to advocate for FIU in Tallahassee and at home

  Today is FIU Day in Tallahassee! Members of the FIU community – including students, faculty, alumni and members of […]

Got my first job! Working as a reporter in Mississippi

Got my first job! Working as a reporter in Mississippi

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

South Florida has what Amazon values — we embrace change, innovation, reinvention

South Florida has what Amazon values — we embrace change, innovation, reinvention

President Mark B. Rosenberg wrote the following op-ed in the Miami Herald on Feb. 5, 2018.  “Jeff, what does Day Two […]

President Rosenberg delivers Greek life update

President Rosenberg delivers Greek life update

President Mark B. Rosenberg shared the following message with the university community on Feb. 5, 2018: It has been a month […]

Students land dream jobs with local municipality

Students land dream jobs with local municipality

An innovative collaboration between FIU and the City of Miami Beach is forging new career paths for dozens of FIU students. […]

Everglades needs more fresh water to fight salt water intrusion

Everglades needs more fresh water to fight salt water intrusion

As sea levels continue to rise, more areas of the coastal Everglades will be susceptible to salt water intrusion, according […]

Let’s get real: Interns-turned-SOBEWFF® employees discuss how to maximize a volunteer opportunity

Let’s get real: Interns-turned-SOBEWFF® employees discuss how to maximize a volunteer opportunity

FIU News sat down with a group of Panthers who got their start in the hospitality industry working with the Food Network […]