The family of FIU visionary Albert Dotson Sr. has donated $1 million to FIU to commemorate his legacy at the university. The gift supports athletics, scholarships for minority students, and…
Faculty on the rise: FIU College of Business leaps 9 spots on prestigious UT Dallas research rankings
FIU rose in rank by 9 points to #91 on the University of Texas at Dallas’ Top 100 Business School Research Rankings for North America, which made it one of a handful of schools to register significant gains.
College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts partners with Mana Contemporary
Made possible through a charitable contribution of $2.5 million dollars, FIU CARTA @ Mana Wynwood will offer students and the community a variety of teaching opportunities, exhibitions, lectures, and research activities.
International business senior Alberto Garcia Marrero hopes to go to law school after graduating. To get there, the Honors College student spends his time attending conferences in his field of…
When longtime professor of architecture Nicolas Quintana passed away in 2011, his wife, Isabel Quintana, knew she must do something to commemorate his dedication to the university and to his…
By Clara-Meretan Kiah FIU benefactor Dr. Herbert Wertheim has been selected for the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame, which recognizes Florida inventors whose achievements have advanced the quality of life for Floridians…
A recent chemistry graduate might help FIU researchers unlock the secrets to make nuclear waste safer. Matthew Fortunato ’17 starts his days mixing chemicals in radiochemistry professor Konstantinos Kavallieratos’ lab….
"FIU has been my home for more than 40 years. When I support the university through financial donations, I am only returning a small portion of the benefits the university has given me and my family."− Darden Pyron, Professor of History, Founding Professor of FIU’s College of Arts & Sciences, Senior Honors Fellow
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