Posts tagged with: "University Advancement"

Endowment created in memory of CARTA’s Anan Bakir

Endowment created in memory of CARTA’s Anan Bakir

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Scholarship recipients meet their benefactors for breakfast

Scholarship recipients meet their benefactors for breakfast

When longtime professor of architecture Nicolas Quintana passed away in 2011, his wife, Isabel Quintana, knew she must do something […]

The power of philanthropy

The power of philanthropy

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “the power of philanthropy” in relation to student success? One of […]

CEO of Gates Foundation says FIU health grads inspire her

CEO of Gates Foundation says FIU health grads inspire her

During the recent winter commencement ceremonies, graduates of the College of Medicine, College of Nursing and College of Public Health […]

In gratitude: Hats off to those who support FIU in crisis and year-round

In gratitude: Hats off to those who support FIU in crisis and year-round

By Charles Crespo MA ’13, University Advancement “Unprecedented destruction.” These two words have been spoken frequently by government officials, aide […]

U.S. congresswomen speak to FIU leadership program

U.S. congresswomen speak to FIU leadership program

Two United States congresswomen, Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), faced a room full of university leaders, poised […]

Joseph “Pepe” Badía and FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg

Badia Spices names FIU Chaplin School’s food production laboratory

The advanced food production laboratory at FIU’s Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management has a new name, thanks to […]

Honors College dean and daughter make long-term gift to FIU

Honors College dean and daughter make long-term gift to FIU

Honors College Dean Lesley Northup and her daughter Evan made history recently by making a joint planned gift to the […]

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Say thanks to our donors on social media with #FIUThanks

Say thanks to our donors on social media with #FIUThanks

Thanks Day is one of the biggest days of the year because it gives students and the FIU community a […]

FIU’s creative programming earns CASE awards

FIU’s creative programming earns CASE awards

A combined fishing tournament and rockin’ dock party that netted nearly $28,000 for scholarships is one of several creative endeavors […]

College of Law receives $1.2M gift from Spak family

College of Law receives $1.2M gift from Spak family

Theodore “Ted” Spak is such a fan of the FIU College of Law that he gave the college a gift before […]

FIYou: Joanndra F. Ramdass

FIYou: Joanndra F. Ramdass

Name: Joanndra F. Ramdass Hometown: Siparia, Trinidad Job Title/Department: Coordinator, Phone & Parent Programs, Office of Annual Giving, University Advancement […]

Faculty/staff campaign raises more than $2 million

Faculty/staff campaign raises more than $2 million

FIU’s first-ever faculty and staff fundraising campaign, “Ignite,” has raised more than $2 million in five months. With gifts as […]

FIU joins STEM education national dialogue at 100Kin10 Partner Summit

FIU joins STEM education national dialogue at 100Kin10 Partner Summit

As a partner in the 100Kin10 movement, FIU is participating in today’s 100Kin10 Partner Summit in Washington, D.C. The initiative […]

Employees asked to support FIU through new Ignite campaign

Employees asked to support FIU through new Ignite campaign

FIU rolled out its first-ever faculty and staff fundraising campaign, “Ignite,” with a rousing call to action from founding faculty […]