Posts tagged with: "Haiti"

FIU Haiti Relief Efforts

FIU Haiti Relief Efforts

In the past week we have seen the unimaginable devastation that Hurricane Matthew has caused in Haiti and other areas […]

Green School grad completes online archive of Haitian history

Green School grad completes online archive of Haitian history

Adam Silvia MA ’09 starts work this week at the Library of Congress in D.C. Just a day after he […]

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Empowering Haiti one ‘sole’ at a time

The journey to changing the world began with handing out water bottles to earthquake survivors in Haiti. That’s when, in […]

Graduate student creates online history exhibit of Haiti

Graduate student creates online history exhibit of Haiti

The second floor Green Library display cases currently showcase 1,800 years of history on one of the Caribbean’s most misunderstood […]

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FIU unveils new Wall of Wind capable of simulating Category 5 hurricane winds

Today Florida International University unveiled the nation’s first university research facility capable of simulating Category 5 hurricane winds. The 12-fan […]

New report points to failures in international response to Haiti earthquake

FIU public health researcher co-authors new study for World Health Organization A new World Health Organization report on the public […]

Students lead community arts projects

Students lead community arts projects

In the last year, FIU demonstrated its commitment to community engagement through the arts, encouraging students and friends to participate […]

You Think Haiti and Japan Were Bad? Just Wait.

You Think Haiti and Japan Were Bad? Just Wait.

By Deborah O’Neil MA ’09 Most people don’t like what professor Richard Olson has to say. Spend a little time […]

FIU students paint sneakers for Haiti’s children

FIU students paint sneakers for Haiti’s children

Ever since Haiti was struck by the devastating earthquake of January 2010, FIU has remained committed to helping the island […]

FIU to celebrate Haitian Flag Day by painting sneakers to be donated to Haitian children

WHAT: Students and faculty from the FIU Art + Art History Department will join forces with the FIU’s Kappa Alpha […]

Students of all ages turn out for TAG: The Art of Giving

FIU employee Kevin Huggins, a statistical research coordinator in the Office of Planning & Institutional Research, created this video and […]

The Art of Giving Project wants you: Donated sneakers to be painted by art students

The Art of Giving Project wants you: Donated sneakers to be painted by art students

The FIU Art + Art History Department is inspired by The Art of Giving project, a national fundraising campaign that […]

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FIU, The Digital Library of the Caribbean and the Green Family Foundation announce new exhibit: “Haiti: An Island Luminous”

A new partnership between the Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) and the Green Family Foundation (GFF) will enable the […]

Égalité for All: Investing in Haiti’s Cultural Heritage

WHAT: Florida International University and the University of Miami will host a screening of the PBS-produced documentary “Égalité for All:  […]

FIU observes anniversary of Haiti earthquake

On the first anniversary of the devastating earthquake that ravaged Haiti, FIU held several commemorative events, ranging from a moment […]