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New Research Report Suggests The Future Of Miami Is Bright

Rana Florida | Posted 07.05.2016 | Miami
Rana Florida

With nearly six million residents and a gross regional product topping $300 billion, Greater Miami is now comparable in size and economic power to Singapore or Hong Kong.

Challenges To The Creative City (VIDEO)

Rana Florida | Posted 12.14.2016 | Arts
Rana Florida

Architecture and design that is tied intrinsically to its community helps to create an authentic sense of place that is unique and appealing, they noted, while highlighting a community's soul, history, and uniqueness.

The Creative Class Gather at Art Basel Miami Beach

Rana Florida | Posted 10.15.2016 | Arts
Rana Florida

With the backdrop of Art Basel, Florida International University and the Creative Class Group will host an exclusive forum with international cultural icons about how to keep artists and creators in the heart of our cities, on Thursday, December 3rd from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Miami Beach Urban Studios.

Putin Drops the Bombs and Deals the Cards in Syria and Ukraine

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 10.05.2016 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

The challenge of Putin as well as ISIS requires an answer beyond avoidance and containment. The threat is immediate but also the challenge to the rule of law and the ideology upon which free and democratic states have prospered as societies and economies over the last few decades.

Brian Schriner, Dean, FIU College of Architecture+The Arts, Miami Beach, April, 2015

Robert G. Zuckerman | Posted 08.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Robert G. Zuckerman

One thing I really like about this picture of Dean Schriner is that visually and emotionally, it at once radiates both darkness and light. In this cas...

The Meeting of Inner and Outer Space

Clayton Anderson | Posted 08.26.2014 | Science
Clayton Anderson

Returning to the Aquarius underwater habitat and Reef Base having spent actual time living and working in outer space, I found that its remarkable suitability as a perfect analogy to spaceflight was now clearly evident.

South Florida Poll Confirms Big Shift in Exile Community on Cuba

Sarah Stephens | Posted 08.17.2014 | Politics
Sarah Stephens

Why has Florida's Cuban American community, the number one source of political support for the harshest possible Cuba policy, shifted its views so markedly?

Ex-FIU Student Guilty Of Murdering Football Player

Local 10 | Posted 09.12.2013 | Miami

The man who was charged with the stabbing death of an FIU football player was found guilty Wednesday night. A Miami-Dade County jury deliberated fo...

25 GIFs That Perfectly Describe Attending FIU | Posted 10.07.2013 | Miami

Florida International University, more commonly referred to as FIU, is located in Miami, Florida. This college is classified as a research institution...

Awful News For FIU Students

Miami Herald | MICHAEL VASQUEZ | Posted 08.28.2013 | Miami

Under continued gridlock in Congress, student loan interest rates are expected to double July 1 -- potentially adding thousands of dollars in interest...

Report: Huge Number Of SoFla Deportations Flout Immigration Policy

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2013 | Miami

* Most immigrants deported are not serious criminals- report * ICE defends Secure Communities program By David Adams ...

LOOK: SlutWalk Takes Over FIU

| Posted 04.04.2013 | Miami

This article courtesy of Miami New Times. By Ily Goyanes Florida International University students, faculty, and women's rights supporters colle...

LOOK: The Craziest Basketball Court You'll Ever See

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.22.2013 | Miami

Playing on Florida International University's home court in Miami will now be a day at the beach. The school revealed the winning design of its new...

Major Leaders and Students to Converge at FIU for Education for a Better America Initiative

Marcus Bright | Posted 05.12.2013 | Impact
Marcus Bright

EBA and NAN have partnered with Florida International University (FIU) and Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) to host a Higher Education Awareness, Dropout Prevention, and Health Initiative aimed at addressing these needs in South Florida on May 10, 2013 from 7:30am to 1:30pm.

Partnership Between Miami-Dade County Public Schools and FIU Sparks Educational Innovation and Improvement

Marcus Bright | Posted 03.13.2013 | Education
Marcus Bright

A partnership between FIU and Miami Northwestern called "The Education Effect" was funded by a 1 million dollar seed investment from the JPMorgan Chase Foundation and began in the 2011-2012 school year.

College Football's Most Shocking Firing

Posted 12.05.2012 | Miami

MIAMI -- Woah. If you had Mario Cristobal in the college football offseason firing pool, you just got very rich (and you're obviously lying). Flor...

Clinton Rallies Crowd At FIU

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2012 | Miami

By David Adams and Zachary Fagenson MIAMI, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Former President Bill Clinton delivered another enthusiastic pitch for ...

WATCH: FIU Creates A Hurricane

Posted 08.22.2012 | Miami

At the push of a button, researchers at Florida International University can have a hurricane on their hands: the school's massive new Wall of Wind ma...

There Is a Warm Breeze Blowing in From the North. It's Comforting

Jonas Mafirsu | Posted 07.25.2012 | Miami
Jonas Mafirsu

The ubiquity of social networking and citizen journalism has made mass media repression more and more of a moot point.

The Isiah Thomas That I Know

Marcus Bright | Posted 06.18.2012 | Home
Marcus Bright

None of the derogatory caricatures that the media has conjured up are congruent with the Isiah Thomas that I know.

FIU Builds Microbrew Research Lab

Miami New Times | Posted 05.06.2012 | Miami

​Mike Hampton, dean of the Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at Florida International University, confirmed that a new research m...

Sh*t Miami Girls Say: "I'm Just Gonna Go To FIU" (NSFW)

Posted 04.23.2012 | Miami

After weeks -- years, it seems! -- of the viral video craze 'Sh*t Girls Say', the 305 edition arrives in the most 305 fashion ever: forever late, and ...

Occupy FIU Urges University To Eliminate 'Free Speech Zones'

Posted 03.20.2012 | Miami

On January 12, an Occupy FIU event ended with the arrest of seven participants. The group was holding an Occupy FIU Art & Music Festival on the univer...

WATCH: Seven Occupy FIU Demonstrators Arrested On Campus

Posted 03.14.2012 | Miami

MIAMI - Seven participants in an Occupy FIU event planned to remember the Haiti earthquake were arrested Thursday and charged with unlawful assembly. ...

Once-Homeless Former Addict Earns Master's Degree At FIU

Posted 01.03.2012 | Miami

Of the thousands of graduates who received diplomas from Florida International University Tuesday night, only one got a standing ovation. 50-year-old ...