Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences is launching its new Alumni Chapter!

Mark your calendars for a fall kick off event to introduce our new board!  The Nicole Wertheim College of Nursing and Health Sciences is proud to announce the development of our own Alumni Chapter.  Dr. Andres Builes (Occupational Therapy ’04) and Jenny Millet (Nursing ’11) are the Chapter Co- Chairs. Stay tuned for more details […]

Worlds Ahead Tour Recap

In an event fit for Gatsby himself, FIU created an atmosphere of prestige, pride, and encouragement during the Worlds Ahead Tour’s stop in New York City. Held within the wooden walls and banisters of The Plaza Hotel’s famed Oak Room, the night offered a taste of Miami culture, featuring traditional Miami cuisine and South Beach-inspired […]

Broward Alumni Chapter Volunteers for Habitat for Humanity

On Saturday, March 15, a group of 12 Panthers from the Broward Alumni Chapter gathered for their annual Panther Day of Service. A day to share the philanthropic FIU spirit, the group chose Habitat for Humanity as their medium. They worked together to paint the exterior of a newly built home in Broward County. Chapter […]

DC Reception Honoring Katherine Vargas

The FIUinDC Alumni Chapter hosted a spring reception honoring Katherine Vargas, a DC resident and recipient of the Torch 2014 Charles E. Perry Young Alumni Visionary Award during the 2014. As Director of Hispanic Media for the White House, Vargas acts as spokesperson for Hispanics across the country, voicing concerns for laws and policies. Vargas […]

Arizona Family BBQ Recap

One of our best events to date! Thank you to Roger for his warm hospitality and to Canute for his mastery of “La Caja China.” A lively mix of graduates ranging from 1976 to 2012 renewed friendships and met new additions to our ever growing group of Arizona Panthers and their families. In addition to […]

Arizona Chapter Supports FIU Softball

On Friday, Feb. 28, the Arizona Chapter Alumni sported their Blue and Gold as they made their way to the Alberta B. Farrington Softball Stadium in Tempe, Ariz. to cheer for their fellow Panthers. Prior to the game, six alumni and three family members gathered to socialize and share their excitement in supporting their alma […]

Veteran Tower Ribbon Cutting

On Thursday, January 23, FIU’s recently remodeled air traffic control tower building officially became the new home for the Veteran and Military Affairs office. President Rosenberg along with the FIU Veterans Alumni Chapter Vice President and Director of FIU’s Veteran and Military Affairs Office, Mike Pischner, welcomed Congressman Joe Garcia, Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz, Lt. […]

Jamaica Alumni Chapter Holiday Soirée

On December 9th, alumni and current students gathered at the CRU Bar in Kingston, Jamaica to celebrate the holiday season. About 50 Panthers attended to meet with peers and hear from university representatives. The soirée was organized by the FIU Alumni Association Jamaica Chapter and co-sponsored by the Alumni Association, College of Business and College […]