Sunday, July 3, 2022

Tag: college

Pell Grant program turns 50 as advocates seek to double it

Amid increasing tuition costs and advocates calling for aid increases, the federal Pell Grant program has made it possible for over 80...

Little Haiti soccer (includes video story)

Little Haiti FC is a free and competitive youth soccer organization that has tackled financial, administrative and travel issues since 2014. There...

Newsbreak May 26, 2022

In the wake of the Uvalde tragedy, Democrats and Republicans come up with dueling solutions on gun violence. A team of...

FIU student goes from homelessness to working for the U.S. House...

Luis Moros left Venezuela for Miami with his mom when he was only 14 years old, then rotated among homeless shelters. It...

FIU football hits the gridiron early

FIU Football is in the midst of spring practice, featuring new recruitsand the updated coaching staff. The practice consists...

The difficulties and challenges of working while being a college student...

Being a college student can be a rewarding and fun experience, but for many students, the cost of tuition requires them to work while...

Family and friends honor victims six months after fatal accident (includes...

In a West Dade Starbucks, Andres Medina recalls the day six months ago when his daughter, FIU student Yuhlia Medina, and three others were...

Bill Turner, school board chair and Senate trailblazer, lives on, Part...

William H. Turner was most broadly recognized as the first Black member of the Miami-Dade School Board and later as a Florida state senator—...

Spring Break canceled in many places, but not all (includes video...

Universities across Florida have removed spring break 2021 from the academic calendar. The decision was made as an effort to minimize the spread of...

Suly Chenkin was saved from the Nazis during the Holocaust (includes...

Holocaust survivor Suly Chenkin shared her story with students during an online ceremony on Wednesday morning.  It was part of Florida International University's sixth-annual Holocaust...