Posts tagged with: "Student Affairs"

July 2017 in photos: SummerFest, volcano sharks and an elephant

July 2017 in photos: SummerFest, volcano sharks and an elephant

The summer is flying by! We’re wrapping up July and gearing up for August and the fall semester to come. […]

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FIU Summer 2017 graduates overcome challenges, change lives

FIU Summer 2017 graduates overcome challenges, change lives

Almost 4,000 FIU students will graduate next week – many of them overcoming challenges and changing lives on their way […]

Countdown to Homecoming 2017

Countdown to Homecoming 2017

On Thursday, July 20, President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community. Get ready to roar! […]

Family ties: Legacy program makes FIU part of your family’s shared history

Family ties: Legacy program makes FIU part of your family’s shared history

Pictured above: Alumna Jency Mathew with her husband, Graham Center director and alumnus Sanyo Mathew, son Ethan and daughter Emma. […]

Alumnus ignites social entrepreneurism

Alumnus ignites social entrepreneurism

Startup fever is in the air and growing in Miami. The 2017 Kauffman Index of Startup Activity named it the […]

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5 questions for the dean of students

5 questions for the dean of students

As dean of students, Cathy Akens sees it all: from students looking to change the world and lead the march […]

June 2017 in photos: First day of summer, studying abroad, MLS comes to FIU

June 2017 in photos: First day of summer, studying abroad, MLS comes to FIU

We have officially reached the halfway mark of 2017! Even though it’s a bit more quiet on campus during the […]

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Summer interns get 25 percent off at the bookstore

Summer interns get 25 percent off at the bookstore

Barnes & Noble at FIU is rewarding students who currently have summer internships with a special discount: 25 percent off FIU […]

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

New recycle ‘houses’ help stock food pantry while improving sustainability efforts

Tiny houses are popping up all around campus to meet the sustainability needs of university community members. The recycle houses, […]

Start freshman year off right

Start freshman year off right

Transitioning from high school to college can be stressful. It’s easy to become overwhelmed when you’re trying to cope with […]

My internship as a legal assistant

My internship as a legal assistant

Name: Karina E. Espinoza  Major: Double major in political science and communication arts Where did you intern? I interned for one year […]

Alumna appointed a Library of Congress librarian

Alumna appointed a Library of Congress librarian

  By Camila Fernandez Like many Cuban immigrants, music alumna Eva Reyes-Cisnero ’11 moved to South Florida with little resources and […]

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How to make your summer a breeze

How to make your summer a breeze

All year long you’ve been waiting to take a vacation, intern at your dream company, get a head start on […]

Children's Creative Learning Center staff and teachers interact with Amber Badal and her 5 year old daughter, Alisa.

Early learning programs benefit from teachers with advanced degrees

For many parents, choosing an early childcare center is a first step in preparing their children for kindergarten or elementary […]

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May 2017 in photos: Yoga turtle, commencement, study abroad

May 2017 in photos: Yoga turtle, commencement, study abroad

May marks the beginning of summer at FIU. We celebrated with the thousands of students who graduated during our Spring […]

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