Posts tagged with: "#hurricaneirma"

Social work students offer a listening ear to hurricane evacuees

Social work students offer a listening ear to hurricane evacuees

It’s not every day that students can put their training to immediate use on campus, but social work majors had […]

Partnering with ALA to bring relief to the Caribbean through libraries

Partnering with ALA to bring relief to the Caribbean through libraries

Everyone knows that libraries are centers for learning. But after a disaster, libraries often take on an even more crucial […]

From left to right: Alyn Fernandez (Regional Director, Sen. Marco Rubio), Alina Garcia (Office of CFO Jimmy Patronis, South Florida Regional Manager for Department of External Affairs) and Jeanette Rubio (Wife of Sen. Marco Rubio) serve food for Hurricane Irma evacuees being sheltered at FIU.

Post-Hurricane Irma Update: New evacuees on campus, residents return to Bayview

The following message to the university community regarding recovery following Hurricane Irma on Sept. 20, 2017 Even after we resumed classes […]

Alumnae deliver local, international aid for Irma victims

Alumnae deliver local, international aid for Irma victims

Education alumnae Maria Arbiol and Jennifer Canals-Diaz are leading donation drives to help victims of Hurricane Irma in South Florida […]

Disaster expert rates Irma planning and response

Disaster expert rates Irma planning and response

Richard Olson researches the political fallout from natural disasters and has been involved in more than 20 field responses and […]

Football team provides relief for Hurricane Irma evacuees

Football team provides relief for Hurricane Irma evacuees

  After several days marooned in Birmingham, Alabama, thanks to Hurricane Irma, more than 100 student-athletes from nine FIU athletics […]

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President Rosenberg sends message to FIU community following Hurricane Irma: ‘Together we rise’

President Rosenberg sends message to FIU community following Hurricane Irma: ‘Together we rise’

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message welcoming the FIU community back to campus after Hurricane Irma and discussing […]

Recovery is well under way at FIU following Hurricane Irma.

Post-Hurricane Irma Update #7: Classes to resume Monday, Sept. 18, 2017

Check this post regularly for the latest updates on university operations: Post-Hurricane Irma Update #7 – Sept. 15, 2017 We […]

Students living on campus take shelter at FIU, make most of Hurricane Irma

Students living on campus take shelter at FIU, make most of Hurricane Irma

Stephen Jagassar had a problem. With Hurricane Irma roaring through the Caribbean and appearing to be on a collision course […]

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Testing bridges for safety after major hurricanes like Irma

Testing bridges for safety after major hurricanes like Irma

After Hurricane Irma hit, there was a major concern about South Florida’s bridges, mainly the ones in the Florida Keys. […]

Your kids weathered the storm, now what?

Your kids weathered the storm, now what?

Psychologist offers tips to help children cope with aftermath of Hurricane Irma Families are slowly trying to return to normalcy […]

Business Dean Joanne Li stays one step ahead of Hurricane Irma

Business Dean Joanne Li stays one step ahead of Hurricane Irma

Barely five months into her tenure at FIU, College of Business Dean Joanne Li received an intense South Florida welcome: […]

FIU medical volunteers help local hospitals deal with surge in emergency patients

FIU medical volunteers help local hospitals deal with surge in emergency patients

  In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, FIU’s medical disaster response team continues to answer the call for help. An […]

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Call center answers questions, offers words of support after Irma

Call center answers questions, offers words of support after Irma

In a time of need, FIU has been the voice on the other end of the line. In the aftermath […]

How you can help

How you can help

Members of the FIU community have big hearts, and the university has received many inquiries from people asking how they […]