Posts tagged with: "Jose Miguel Cruz"

Grad student researches role of women in guerilla groups

Grad student researches role of women in guerilla groups

Doctoral student earns NSF Fellowship for her research project Battles, revolts and guerillas are often associated with men. Men fighting, […]

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MS-13 is considered one of the most violent youth gangs in the Western Hemisphere.

FIU researcher: ‘Trump is wrong about MS-13. His rhetoric will make it worse.’

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the diverse perspectives of members of the university community. This piece first appeared […]

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International officials visit FIU to announce operation against transnational crime

International officials visit FIU to announce operation against transnational crime

Over the past six months, the Department of Justice has been taking action to defeat the gangs that are threatening […]

Study on Central American gangs finds rehabilitation possible

Study on Central American gangs finds rehabilitation possible

“Life in the gang is a miserable life. One starves, cries alone and still can’t leave. Anywhere one goes, one […]

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D.C. Update: STEM education, Greater Miami Chamber and LACC

D.C. Update: STEM education, Greater Miami Chamber and LACC

With the help of a bipartisan amendment, FIU helped Hispanic-serving institutions receive a boost in STEM-related grants. Members of the Greater […]

Youngsters wait outside the Parliament building (background) in Montevideo while lawmakers debate the bill legalizing marijuana. Photo by Pablo Bielli, AFP/Getty Images.

Legalizing marijuana fails to solve problems in Uruguay

One year after the legalization of marijuana in Uruguay, a study has found that 70 percent of Uruguayans feel that […]

FIU Venezuela experts list

FIU Venezuela experts list

Florida International University has a number of professors who study Venezuela and issues relating to the Latin American country. This […]

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Youngsters wait outside the Parliament building (background) in Montevideo while lawmakers debate the bill legalizing marijuana. Photo by Pablo Bielli, AFP/Getty Images.

LACC to study consequences of marijuana legalization in Uruguay

The FIU Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC) and the Universidad Católica del Uruguay are partnering to conduct a comprehensive […]

FIU experts to discuss Venezuela after Chavez

WHAT: Florida International University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) and Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC) will host a […]

Panel to discuss the Latino vote, results of FIU/‘Miami Herald’/‘El Nuevo Herald’ poll

Panel to discuss the Latino vote, results of FIU/‘Miami Herald’/‘El Nuevo Herald’ poll

FIU political experts will discuss the Latino vote and results of an FIU/The Miami Herald/El Nuevo Herald poll at a […]