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Focus on South Florida: Kriya Yoga

Studies have shown that more and more Americans are becoming spiritual as we search for solace and inner peace. But spirituality is more than just comforting. There is strong evidence that it plays a key role in maintaining good health. We preview an upcoming event presented by the Kriya Yoga Institute along with community partners like Florida International University. It is an interfaith non-political forum for all South Floridians.

My TV 33–05/19/2014

FIU's Wall of Wind  (Source: http://wow.fiu.edu/)

FIU Hurricane Simulator On Display In Washington D.C.

Living in South Florida you’ve probably seen the damage a hurricane can do to homes and businesses. Visitors to the National Building Museum in Washington can now get an idea of their destructive power thanks to a new display – Florida International University’s 12-fan “Wall of Wind” hurricane simulator.

05/18/2014

Cristina Gomez (Source: CBS4)

FIU Student Injured In Fall Off Bridge

Family and friends gathered Wednesday evening to pray for a Florida International University student who fell off a bridge while running.

05/15/2014

Source: http://hospitality.fiu.edu/wineprograms

Hospitality School Breaks Through With FIU Brew

There is something brewing up at the FIU Chaplin School of hospitality’s North Miami Campus, literally.

04/25/2014

Paul Lister, Founder, European Nature Trust (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Save the Forests

Deforestation is clearing Earth’s forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage to the quality of the land. The documentary “Wild Carpathia” exposes the nightmare and cost of deforestation. F-I-U and the Miami Museum of Science and Planetarium recently hosted screenings of the film. We meet and talk to the man who is traveling this country and the world with the film to help preserve and restore our vanishing wilderness.

My TV 33–04/14/2014

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Head Of USAID Questioned Over “Cuban Twitter”

The head of U.S. Agency for International Development fielded questions Tuesday on Capitol Hill from lawmakers about his agency’s bid to set up a “Cuban Twitter” to stir unrest.

04/08/2014

Buddhist Monks Create Sand Mandala At FIU (Source: CBS4)

Buddhist Monks Create Sand Mandala At FIU

Tibetan Buddhist monks took millions of grains of sand and constructed a mandala at a South Florida university.

04/04/2014

(Source: FIU)

FIU To Honor Best-Selling Author On Thursday

Florida International University will honor best-selling author Amy Tan with the Lawrence Sanders Award for Fiction on Thursday.

CBS Miami–04/03/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Pelosi Talks Immigration Reform At FIU

House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi joined Miami Congressman Joe Garcia Friday to talk about immigration reform.

03/21/2014

March 7. 2014: Students held a rally to protest violence in Venezuela.  Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Congressman Mario Diaz Balart were among the speakers. (Source: Walter Makaula, CBS4)

South Florida Political Leaders Attend FIU Venezuela Rally

Students at Florida International University rallied for peace in Venezuela Friday with the help of a few members of Congress.

CBS4–03/07/2014

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