Posts tagged with: "LGBTQA Initiatives"

FIU celebrates outstanding students at annual award ceremony

FIU celebrates outstanding students at annual award ceremony

Published researchers, disability advocates and passionate leaders are all among FIU’s best and brightest. The Division of Academic & Student […]

An intimate look into the lives of trans elders

An intimate look into the lives of trans elders

Meet Duchess Milan, a trans woman of color in her 70s living in Los Angeles. Milan is one of several […]

Pride month: A welcome to all

Pride month: A welcome to all

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

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Students discuss sexual assault in the LGBTQ community

    According to the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, 73 percent of LGBTQ-identified college students experience sexual harassment […]

Aqua Foundation scholarship awardees: (Back row) Pamela Lopez , Bobbi Sade, and Charisse Mellison (Front row)  Alyssa Pepio, Chelsea Cosner, Carter Casio. Not photographed: Kelly Rojas and Cathy Ng.

FIU students sweep LGBT scholarships

What do eight FIU students studying various majors — including hospitality and tourism, biomedical engineering, women’s and gender/queer studies and […]

April 2017 in photos: Yoga, Spring Game and Uproar

April 2017 in photos: Yoga, Spring Game and Uproar

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  We made it! The Spring 2017 semester is coming to a close, and we’re […]

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Free screening of ‘Moonlight’

Free screening of ‘Moonlight’

Academy Award-winning film Moonlight explores a Miami most never see. On Tuesday, April 4, the film will come to FIU. […]

LGBT mentorship program a refuge, springboard for students

LGBT mentorship program a refuge, springboard for students

When Jaylon Hadley ’16 transferred to FIU, he had one goal in mind: graduate as soon as possible. Having taken […]

FIU stands with Orlando

FIU stands with Orlando

  Orlando’s heartbreak is FIU’s heartbreak. That was the message Monday afternoon as students, employees and others came together to […]

April 2016 in photos

April 2016 in photos

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  We have reached the end of April, which means that the Spring 2016 semester is […]

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At last: The right to marry

At last: The right to marry

Cathy Pareto ’95, MBA ’06 and Karla Arguello ’03, MBA ’07 made headlines in January when they became the first […]

Outstanding Student Life Award winners announced

Outstanding Student Life Award winners announced

On Thursday, Apr. 2, the annual Outstanding Student Life Awards recognized three student organizations and 21 student leaders who serve […]

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Walk, events shine light on suicide prevention

Walk, events shine light on suicide prevention

The parents of Alejandra Ares, freshman political science major, and her sister Adriana Ares Trespalacios, assistant director of the Graham Center, […]

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More gender-neutral bathrooms planned for FIU

More gender-neutral bathrooms planned for FIU

FIU is currently installing a gender-neutral bathroom in Graham Center and another will be added in Recreation Services’ Rec Center […]

Top 10 ways FIU supports LGBTQA students

Top 10 ways FIU supports LGBTQA students

Monday, Jan. 5, marked a historic day for lesbian and gay couples in South Florida. Miami-Dade County became the first place in […]