FIU News Coverage2021-11-17T11:32:20-05:00

FIU News

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My internship with NPR’s All Things Considered

April 20, 2021

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FIU professors awarded Stevens Initiative grant to build virtual reality experience in support of second language acquisition

April 7, 2021

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At just 28, alumna designs New Yorker cover

April 5, 2021


FIU Theatre heads back to the stage for the first time since the pandemic

March 26, 2021

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FIU partners with Dream in Green to mentor STEM-focused high school students

March 15, 2021

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8 questions with Karla Kennedy, free speech and student voice advocate

February 2, 2021

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Public speaking course connects Panthers globally

January 15, 2021

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FIU partners with NBCUniversal for NBCU Academy

January 14, 2021

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Fully online program allows student to manage new job, degree and giving birth

January 13, 2021

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COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy: where it’s originating from and how to overcome it

January 12, 2021

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Associate professor examines harsh, dangerous realities of social media explored in Netflix’s The Social Dilemma

January 7, 2021

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Drop-in series: New course studies the visual arts of the African World

January 6, 2021

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Alumnae create sustainable, reusable cutlery line to ease pandemic anxiety

December 18, 2020


Student-journalists tackle coronavirus, social justice and elections in South Florida

December 17, 2020

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Alumnus creates film for Amazon Prime Video using smartphone

December 11, 2020

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Panthers guide to Miami Art Week 2020

December 2, 2020


Ratcliffe Art + Design Incubator fellows: Where are they now?

November 23, 2020

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Alumna makes her mark on the film and entertainment industry

November 19, 2020

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Play reading brings Charles Dickens and the story behind ‘A Christmas Carol’ to life

November 18, 2020


Alumna to lead refugee team at Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

November 17, 2020

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Alumnae use art to empower incarcerated teenage girls

November 16, 2020

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Exceptional Alumni: Indie music business pro John Guinan

November 3, 2020

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FIU Theatre’s Pipeline takes the virtual stage

November 2, 2020

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Sing for Hope Piano uplifts, engages FIU early voters

October 30, 2020

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Got my first job! Working as an architecture design coordinator

October 8, 2020

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A reluctant muralist and two-time alumnus rises on the art scene

October 6, 2020

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Alumna shares her journey from reporter to Spotify chief content and advertising business officer

October 2, 2020

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Emeritus professor, renowned scholar brought Cuban art to the forefront of scholarship

October 1, 2020

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New mentorship program trains students in art journalism

September 29, 2020

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Alumnus named president and CEO of Black News Channel

September 21, 2020

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COVID in the curriculum: How professors transformed assignments and discussions in the wake of the pandemic

September 18, 2020

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Alumnus wins Emmy, gets Oscar nod for his scores

September 17, 2020

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Alumnus helps launch two new shows for NBCUniversal

September 2, 2020

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My virtual internship at Johnson & Johnson

September 1, 2020


Assistant professor wins Carbonell Award for best costume design

August 28, 2020

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Are the doors closing on the open office?

August 19, 2020


Student creates Barnes & Noble’s newest statement mural

August 14, 2020

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What companies should take away from the Wayfair conspiracy theory and messaging-gone-wrong

August 11, 2020

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Diversity and equality researcher receives Kopenhaver Center’s 2020 Early-Career Woman Scholar Award

August 7, 2020


New STEM-focused doctoral program to prepare architects for leadership positions in design professions

August 3, 2020


Got my first job! Working as an architecture educator

July 23, 2020


Interior architecture students named winners of Ceramics of Italy Tiles Competition for a second year

July 21, 2020

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Interior architecture student creates hybrid COVID-19 treatment model to aid overcrowded hospitals

July 20, 2020

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Architecture in the age of COVID-19

July 1, 2020

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Communications instructor at the forefront of helping minority students, businesses

July 1, 2020

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The Miami Herald partners with FIU to cover local news in South Florida

June 29, 2020


Future of creative careers looks bright post-pandemic

June 22, 2020

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FIU offers virtual summer camps

June 22, 2020


Student’s COVID-19 article places her among top 20 winners in national news competition

June 18, 2020

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The Ballerina: A look into turning dreams into reality

June 11, 2020

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Communicating during a pandemic: What you need to know

June 1, 2020

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Repositioning yourself: the career tips you need for a post-virus world

May 29, 2020

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Got my first job! Working as an account manager for WOW MKTG

May 29, 2020

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Professors receive NSF grant to develop app to mitigate impact of COVID-19

May 27, 2020

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New how-to guide helps you keep the peace at home during the pandemic

May 27, 2020

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Alumnus’s rom-com gets more than 2 million views during pandemic

May 27, 2020


FIU team recognized for making ecosystems easier to understand using good design

May 26, 2020

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Alumnus contributes to virtual exhibit at Coral Gables Museum

May 22, 2020

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100-plus theatre alumni, students spread throughout the country connect virtually

May 21, 2020

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Student team wins first place in national Campus RainWorks Challenge

May 19, 2020


FIU students take first place in first-ever Solar District Cup competition

May 15, 2020

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Panther performances to watch during the pandemic

May 15, 2020

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CARTA students to premier their short-films at 2020 International Film Festival Oberhausen

May 14, 2020


Leading in crisis

May 13, 2020

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From behind the lens: Combating gentrification, creating a sense of community

May 12, 2020

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CARTA student gives second-hand clothing new life

May 7, 2020

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Robotics Academy among top finalists for prestigious innovation award

May 6, 2020


Pandemic Profiles: South Florida Media Network wins top honor for coronavirus coverage

May 4, 2020

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PPE initiative gets another boost from CARTA donors— and students benefit, too

May 4, 2020

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The art of serenity: landscape paintings to calm our souls

April 29, 2020


Distinguishing ‘truth’ from ‘fake news’ is not so simple

April 29, 2020

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Student music recitals go virtual

April 27, 2020

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Panthers bare their souls: Giving the gift of art during coronavirus times

April 21, 2020

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My internship at NBCUniversal during the pandemic

April 21, 2020

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FIU expands 3D-printed PPE initiative to local fire-rescue departments with gift from alumnus, President’s Council member

April 20, 2020


Research beyond the sciences: Chasing melodies from the 18th century

April 9, 2020

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In the wake of COVID-19, the class must go on

April 9, 2020

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Univision student interns transition to a remote newsroom amid COVID-19

April 3, 2020

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7 tips to present your best self on Zoom

April 1, 2020

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FIU 3D-printing face shields for healthcare workers at Baptist Health

March 28, 2020

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How to navigate misinformation during a pandemic

March 27, 2020

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Virtual reality project offers 21st-century skills to first-year experience students

March 26, 2020

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Home design in the age of social distancing

March 25, 2020

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Organizations need to be transparent in times of crisis

March 23, 2020

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How to thrive working from remotely from a communications expert

March 18, 2020

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During the pandemic, music soothes the soul

March 18, 2020

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Alumnus’s Cuban documentary to premiere at Miami Film Festival

March 9, 2020


Alumnus reigns as Latin Grammy Producer of the Year

March 4, 2020

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FIU marching band is the biggest it’s ever been

February 19, 2020

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Creative director, visual effects artist Carlos Fueyo inspires students to blur the line between architecture and film

February 18, 2020

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Music student gifts bride with original love songs

February 14, 2020

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Art students debut works at major exhibition

February 13, 2020

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Theatre students recognized for excellence at Regional Kennedy Center Festival

February 13, 2020

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My internship doing PR for Super Bowl LIV

February 10, 2020

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Student-designed 3D-printed model of stadium helps police prepare for Super Bowl

January 28, 2020

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Theatre alumnus’s world premiere play shines a light on first-generation Cuban-Americans

January 21, 2020

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Alumna Teresita Fernández’s work on exhibit at Pérez Art Museum Miami

January 10, 2020

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My internship with Kellogg Company

January 9, 2020

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Art education students exhibit their work at Frost Art Museum

January 7, 2020


My internship at Palm Beach County Parks and Rec

January 3, 2020

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Exceptional Alumni: Carly Gallo – Bridging architecture and humanitarianism

December 3, 2019

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Walk on Water

November 27, 2019

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My first job! Working at BODEN PR Agency

November 22, 2019

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Journalism students gain real-world experience at South Florida Media Network

November 15, 2019

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Mentorship program offers students a seat at the table with top execs

November 14, 2019

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Students run the show at annual music festival

October 30, 2019

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Got my first job! Working as a bilingual reporter in Maryland

October 22, 2019

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FIU Music Festival 2019 brings renowned classical and jazz artists to Miami

October 18, 2019

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Journalism alumna reported from the eye of Dorian amid Bahamas destruction

October 15, 2019

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Got my first job! Working at WSVN 7 News

October 7, 2019

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My First Job! Working with Leadership Connect in D.C.

August 23, 2019

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My internship at an architecture firm

August 21, 2019


My internship with Air & Space Smithsonian Magazine

August 15, 2019

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My experience studying abroad at sea

August 12, 2019

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My internship with Arquitectonica

August 9, 2019

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My internship at the Hispanic Communications Network

August 8, 2019

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My internship at NPR

July 12, 2019

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Academy of Portrait and Figurative Art celebrates new studio, student success

May 17, 2019

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Featuring 8 alumni, AMPARO immerses audiences in 1957 Cuba

April, 22, 2019

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My internship in landscape architecture

April 12, 2019

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My internship as a graphic designer at Taxfyle

April 10, 2019

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School of Music to host Seraphic Fire residency

April 8, 2019

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Theatre alumni take Shakespeare to South Florida high schools

March 27, 2019

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My internship as an AdFellow in New York

March 8, 2019


Have a laugh watching FIU Theatre’s new play, “Boeing Boeing”

February 25, 2019

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Theatre students shine at regional festival

February 15, 2019

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Music education alumnus Oliver Diez named Teacher of the Year

February 1, 2019

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My internship at Good Morning America

February 1, 2019

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My first job as a technical designer at Gensler

January 22, 2019

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BOLD women learn from Chicago’s top PR execs

January 11, 2019

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Educating business-savvy artists feeds Miami’s creative renaissance

January 8, 2019