Annual Torch Awards Gala returns to FIU this year, and you’re invited!

The Torch Awards Gala returns to FIU this year! The annual celebration pays tribute to Panthers who are making an impact in their professions, the community and at the university. Last hosted on campus more than five years ago, the event will take place at FIU’s Ocean Bank Convocation Center for the first time on […]

Are you a Leadership Miami alumnus? Let us know.

The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Miami program celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2019. We’re making a call to all FIU alumni who have participated in Leadership Miami since the program began: We want to hear from you! Please take a moment to update your contact information in our systems so we can provide […]

FIU ranked a top performing public university in Florida

Your FIU is ranked No. 2 among public universities in the state of Florida, according to performance scores released by the Florida Board of Governors. “Over the past four years we have aligned all efforts to make sure FIU students get the support they need to be academically and professionally successful,” said FIU President Mark […]

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. […]