Posts tagged with: "Knight Foundation"

Visiting student from Puerto Rico adjusts to life at FIU

Visiting student from Puerto Rico adjusts to life at FIU

  All Sarah Colon wanted was to start her third year at the University of Puerto Rico Río Piedras campus. […]

Knight Foundation grant to support Puerto Rican students at FIU

Knight Foundation grant to support Puerto Rican students at FIU

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has awarded FIU a $350,000 grant to support Puerto Rican students affected […]

CasaCuba: a home for all things Cuban at FIU

CasaCuba: a home for all things Cuban at FIU

The Knight Foundation provides seed funding A group of Cuban-American community leaders has stepped forward to support “CasaCuba,” an initiative […]

Miami Urban Future Initiative led by FIU receives $1.2 million from Knight Foundation

Miami Urban Future Initiative led by FIU receives $1.2 million from Knight Foundation

Funding will support a joint research initiative of FIU’s College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts and the Creative Class […]

Transforming news of violence to stories of resilience

Transforming news of violence to stories of resilience

Ask the residents of Liberty Square how they would describe their community, and you’ll hear things like “resilient,” “neighborly,” and […]

Ashley Jones MFA '15

Recent graduate named outstanding emerging writer

FIU Master of Fine Arts alumna Ashley Jones MFA ‘15 has been recognized as one of the country’s outstanding, emerging […]

FIU in the Next Gen: Partnerships

FIU in the Next Gen: Partnerships

How will FIU deepen its relationship with community leaders to solve problems and bring greater opportunity to students? In the […]

School of Journalism and Mass Communication names Knight Innovator in Residence

School of Journalism and Mass Communication names Knight Innovator in Residence

At the beginning of the 2014 Fall semester, FIU’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication named Alex de Carvalho Knight Innovator […]

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Assignment: to envision and create the future of journalism

Assignment: to envision and create the future of journalism

The FIU School of Journalism and Mass Communications is looking for a communication wizard, digital visionary and master of storytelling […]

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Knight Foundation awards CARTA grant for summer career discovery program

Knight Foundation awards CARTA grant for summer career discovery program

The College of Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) and CARTA Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Adam Drisin have been awarded […]

Going digital at The Wolfsonian-FIU

Going digital at The Wolfsonian-FIU

The Wolfsonian-FIU leaps into the future with lots of ideas and a hefty grant Photos by Bruce White Five million […]

Knight Fellows give back to South Florida through the arts

Knight Fellows give back to South Florida through the arts

Marci Calabretta and Jennifer McCauley are giving back to the South Florida community through writing, education and the arts. Through funding […]

The Wolfsonian-FIU receives $5 million to increase access to collection

The Wolfsonian-FIU receives $5 million to increase access to collection

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has awarded a $5 million grant to The Wolfsonian–FIU to support programs […]

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Creative Writing professor becomes United States Artists Fellow

Creative Writing professor becomes United States Artists Fellow

English and Creative Writing professor Campbell McGrath was recently named a United States Artists (USA) Fellow. McGrath was one of 52 […]

New book on future of journalism includes chapter on FIU

New book on future of journalism includes chapter on FIU

FIU’s news literacy courses taught by professor Fred Blevens are featured in a new book about the future of journalism […]