FIU Launches Tropical Conservation Institute
Tiny songbirds given second chance with Tropical Conservation Institute, a newly launched partnership between FIU and the Rare Species Conservatory Foundation.
Support for FIU’s first generation students
A $1.1 million federal grant from the U.S. Department of Education supports FIU’s first generation student initiatives.
Revolutionizing analytical chemistry
An FIU researcher has invented a tiny device designed to sample volatile chemicals in the air, your home, food and even your body.
Protecting nation’s power grid
A cyber attack on any part of the nation’s power grid could leave millions of people without power, resulting in serious health and safety threats as well as a major economic blow.
FIU in the Next Gen: Partnerships
How will FIU deepen its relationship with community leaders to solve problems and bring greater opportunity to students? FIU Magazine speaks with university leaders and educators for insight.
Program helps minorities pursue doctorates in STEM
The NSF-funded Bridge to the Doctorate program helps minorities pursue graduate degrees in STEM, covering full tuition and providing a $30,000 annual stipend.
FIU leads in offering access, promoting success
FIU's Office of Student Access and Success helps underrepresented minority, low-income and first-generation students find needed support.
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Panther Discovery AdvocateI think giving back is important to the advancement of FIU and its students because it is an investment in the FIU legacy and the university's World's Ahead initiative. Giving back--whatever form it may be, is not only an investment in FIU and its students,...
Panther Discovery AdvocateLife is full of obstacles and if it weren't for the help of people and institutions that support and believe in you, you wouldn't be where you are now. It's important to give back when those same institutions and people need your help to succeed...
Director of Advancement Relations, College of Arts & Sciences(Giving back) is important because we can't do it alone and FIU serves a huge student population - primarily minorities and many first-generation in their family to attend college. We serve a great need, offering accessible, broad-spanning education and, in turn, empower the thinkers and...
Executive Director, Human ResourcesFor me, giving is a responsibility. I have been educated, supported, and nurtured by this institution. Giving back provides me with the satisfaction that the next generation of students and alumni will reap the same benefits.
Director, Annual GivingInvesting in FIU is important because it enhances the university's ability to continue providing access to a high quality public education in an era of declining state support.
Donor Relations & Stewardship Officer IIGiving back to FIU is vital to the university's continued growth and the success of its students. Each gift provides students with additional opportunities and increases FIU’s ability to educate and inspire the leaders of tomorrow.
Donor Relations & Stewardship Officer IThe students of FIU are able to give us a beautiful future, but they need the support of donors to allow their creativity and ideas to become a reality. Each gift becomes a new opportunity for a student who thought a college degree would never...
Manager, Donor Relations & StewardshipPhilanthropy allows FIU to create opportunities and experiences for our students that would not be possible with state assistance alone. It also helps create a culture of giving and civic responsibility among our community. Students learn that their dreams are achievable because of the generosity...
Major Gifts Officer, FIU LibrariesIn order to get the best out of any experience, you have to immerse yourself fully into it. That's my basic premise of giving back-I invest into my community, my colleagues, and in the future. If I can contribute to making the possibilities brighter, that...
Annual Giving ManagerWhen I think back on my education, it was the time I had available for my education that allowed me to be so involved and present. I give back to FIU, so that future generations have the same scholarships, which afford students the time to...
Student Assistant, Annual GivingGiving back means equipping FIU with what it needs to be better, bigger, and brighter. FIU has achieved a lot in its past years, but looking forward, it can do a lot more if it has the means through students, faculty, and alumni who generously...
Assistant Vice President of Development and Assistant Dean for Medical AdvancementAs an FIU alumna, I think it is important to give back to FIU because it strengthens the university, enhances the value of our degrees and moves research and teaching forward to even higher levels.