Bob Hewes Boats takes home top prize at annual fishing tournament

In a landslide victory, Bob Hewes Boats’ fishing team reeled in 44 pounds of dolphin and took home the top prize at the 16th Annual TotalBank Scholarship Fishing Tournament and Block Party. The event, hosted at Shake A Leg Miami in Coconut Grove, raises money for the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund. In addition, six students […]

Wolfsonian–FIU opens its first major Art Deco exhibition in Fall 2018

Deco: Luxury to Mass Market (opening October 19, 2018) will trace Art Deco’s European origins, migration to the U.S., and spectacular culmination in 1930s Miami Beach Walking tour neighborhood guide to bring the Wolfsonian experience  out of the galleries and into the streets The Wolfsonian–Florida International University announces the museum’s first large-scale exhibition devoted to Art […]

More than 1,000 attend vigil to mourn victims of pedestrian bridge tragedy

On Wednesday, March 21, the FIU Student Government Association held a moving vigil to remember the victims and their families of the pedestrian bridge tragedy. During the event, President Mark B. Rosenberg shared a message with the community in both English and Spanish, and Alexa Duran’s best friends bravely sang “Stay” by Rihanna for those […]

During Difficult Times, Panthers Unite

We have received many inquiries from members of the community as to how they can donate funds through FIU to help the victims and families of the recent pedestrian bridge accident. In response, we have created a dedicated fund to help support those affected by this tragedy. As a university community, we continue to grieve […]

President Rosenberg update on pedestrian bridge

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Dear FIU family, Our hearts break for the victims of the bridge collapse. Lives have been lost. Futures and families shattered. I have met family members and friends of the victims. My heart goes out to them. […]

2018 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge

Do you have a business idea? Participate in the 2018 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge for a chance to get covered in The Miami Herald and get exposed to potential investors. The Business Plan Challenge is sponsored by Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center. You only need to submit an executive summary (no more than 3 pages […]

President addresses tragedy in Broward

On Wednesday, February 14, President Rosenberg sent the following message to the university community.   Dear members of the university community, Our FIU family is shocked and saddened by the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School this afternoon. Senseless violence has struck again — this time in our own community. I have reached out to Broward […]

FIU Day 2018

On Wednesday, February 7, members of the FIU community – including students, faculty, alumni, and members of the FIU Board of Trustees will be in Tallahassee, advocating for FIU’s 2018 Legislative Priorities and thanking our legislative delegation for their continued support of FIU. Members of the Florida Legislature, which includes six FIU alumni, have been extremely supportive […]