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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.

FIU Hires Ron Turner As Football Coach

AP | Tim Reynolds | Posted 01.04.2013 | Miami

MIAMI (AP) - Ron Turner is going back to the college sideline. Florida International hired Turner as its football coach Thursday night, signing him...

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 ...

The Growing Tech Scene in South Florida

Craig Agranoff | Posted 02.11.2012 | Miami
Craig Agranoff

Florida's tech and entrepreneurship scene is growing at a fast pace. A large part of this is thanks to our close connection with many companies and tech groups in Latin and South America.

Rape Charges Dropped Against College Baseball Star

Posted 08.20.2011 | Sports

The rape charges against Florida International baseball star Garrett Wittels were officially dropped on Monday by the Bahamian attorney general. "...


AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MIAMI — Garrett Wittels said he would tip his cap to whomever ended his hitting streak. Much to Florida International's dismay, Friday was the ...

College Baseball Sensation Faces Rape Charge

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

NASSAU, Bahamas — The Florida International baseball player with a record-setting 56-game hitting streak has been charged with rape in the Baham...