FIU Ph.D Candidate Helps Guide Research To Support Coral Reef Restoration and ConservationAn FIU marine biology Ph. D candidate is at the center of research that may provide hope for the future of coral reef restoration and conservation.
FIU Climbs 17 Spots in U.S News Rankings; Biggest Jump Among Florida UniversitiesCongratulations to Florida International University which has continued its rapid ascent in the U.S. News and World Report rankings with a 17-spot improvement to No. 78 among more than 200 public universities in the nation, according to the 2022 National University Rankings released Monday.
FIU Students, Faculty, Staff To Get $150 For Getting COVID-19 VaccineFlorida International University has launched a vaccine incentive program that will provide a $150 payment to every student, faculty member and staff who gets fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Miami-Based International Exporter Pivoted During Pandemic, Now Facing New HurdlesSouth Florida has a number of warehouse facilities that house thousands of businesses. From auto body repair work to custom furniture sales and micro-breweries, the variety would surprise you.
FIU Professor Francisco Mora Tapped As US Ambassador To Organization Of American StatesFrancisco Mora, a professor of politics and international relations at Florida International University, was named Thursday by President Joe Biden to serve as ambassador to the Organization of American States.
Two Men Arrested In 2016 Murder Of FIU StudentMichael Zaldua, 21, was shot and killed in an off-campus parking garage connected to the 4th Street Commons apartment complex in Sweetwater on December 2, 2016.
FIU Ranked First Among Florida Public UniversitiesAccording to the Florida Board of Governors performance-based funding scores, Florida International University in Miami has earned the highest score among public universities in the state.
Mackenzie Scott, Ex-Wife Of Amazon Boss Jeff Bezos, Donates Millions To Two Florida Universities Including FIUMackenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, donated $40 million each to two state universities in Florida that have a history of promoting social mobility and educating students from communities traditionally underserved by higher education.
Surfing Is A Gray Reef Shark's Version Of A Power Nap, According To FIU Marine ScientistWhat does a Gray reef shark do when it’s tired of swimming? It goes surfing.
FIU Launches Sustainability Program To Balance Tourism With Environmental ConcernsTourism along with Florida's environment and natural wonders are the lifeblood of the state's sun-bathed economic engine.
FIU Holds First In-Person Graduation Since Start Of PandemicFlorida International University held its first in-person graduation ceremony since the pandemic began on Saturday.
Pivoting In Pandemic: Miami Maintenance Co. Credits FIU's Small Business Development Center For Helping Them SurviveAmer-Plus Janitorial Maintenance started out as a mom-and-pop business. Over the years it has grown into a full functioning operation but it was almost derailed by the pandemic.
Local Couple Wins Free Wedding Ceremony, Planned & Hosted By FIU Hospitality StudentsThe coronavirus pandemic ruined wedding plans for many people across South Florida, but for one local couple in love, it may have been a blessing in disguise.
FIU Kicks Off Celebrations For Return To In-Person Commencement CeremoniesFlorida International University has kicked off celebrations for the return to in-person commencement ceremonies, which were put on hold because of the pandemic.
FIU’s Division Of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Holds Discussion On Vaccine HesitancyAs vaccination distribution continues across South Florida, some health officials report a growing number of people with vaccine hesitancy in minority communities.