SOBEWFF & FIU Chaplin School Hospitality Industry Relief Fund Receives $5 Million Grant To Support Hospitality BusinessesThe South Beach Wine and Food Festival and FIU Chaplin School Hospitality have received a $5 million grant from Miami Dade County designed to provide immediate relief to restaurants and bars impacted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Unprecedented Study, Led By FIU Researchers, Shows Alarming Drop In Shark PopulationsFor the first time in history, a group of scientists has spent four years gathering over 15,000 hours of video data to survey the health of the world's shark population, and the results are alarming. Thanks to overfishing and the brutal practice of finning, some regions of the world have no more sharks at all.
'We Are Heading A Million Miles An Hour In The Wrong Direction,' Health Expert Dr. Aileen Marty On Florida's COVID-19 SurgeMore than 52 thousand new cases of COVID-19 were reported across the country on Thursday.
FIU Moving Closer To Reopening Its CampusFlorida International University is moving closer to reopening its campus.
Sweetwater Announces 8 PM Curfew For Residents Ahead Of Expected Protest At FIUSweetwater Mayor Orlando Lopez held a news conference on Saturday afternoon to announce an 8 p.m. curfew for his city ahead of planned protests at Florida International University.
'We Have To See That We're On The Downward Swing' FIU's Dr. Aileen Marty's Thoughts On Re-Opening South FloridaMany people are wondering when leaders will begin the process of re-opening South Florida, which remains the epicenter for coronavirus in the state.
Coronavirus Testing: New Drive-Thru Site At Miami-Dade Youth FairgroundsFlorida International Unversity, in conjunction with the Florida Department of Health, has opened a new drive-thru coronavirus test site at the Miami-Dade Youth Fairgrounds.
Coronavirus Testing: FIU, Health Dept. Opening Drive-Thru Site At Miami-Dade Youth FairgroundsFlorida International Unversity, in conjunction with the Florida Department of Health, will be open a new drive-thru coronavirus test site at the Miami-Dade Youth Fairgrounds.
Coronavirus Update: FIU Students Use 3D-Printers To Make Face Shields For Health Care WorkersFlorida International University and Baptist Health South Florida are using 3D printing technology to make reusable face shields for health workers treating patients during the coronavirus pandemic.
'Serving Those Who Have Served Us': FIU & South Beach Wine & Food Festival Team Up To Give BackSouth Florida’s restaurant and hospitality business is one of the most financially devastated by the shutdowns caused by the coronavirus pandemic. But South Florida’s biggest food event is stepping up to help out.
'U' Can Go Home Again: Miami To Visit FIU At Marlins Park, Where Orange Bowl Once StoodMiami is going home again, for a road game. When the Hurricanes play FIU Saturday night, it'll be at Marlins Park, which is built on the Hurricanes' roots, atop the soil where the Orange Bowl sat for more than 70 years.