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Tag: Florida International University

South Florida Greek life adapting during the pandemic

For more than 6,000 students at South Florida universities, fraternities and sororities mean friends, parties and being a part of a community. Or at least...

DACA recipient works with the Joe Biden campaign

Jose Rodriguez was just 13 years old when his family embarked on a journey from Guadalajara, Mexico to the United States in 2003. It...

The future of university teaching is online

Mihaela Plugarasu has been a professor of communication arts at Florida International University for four years. When the pandemic started, she, like many other...

FIU sophomore Kevin Amezaga fights for better Miami-Dade transit

He's only a college sophomore, but Kevin Amézaga has made equitable, safer and better streets in Miami-Dade County his mission. He and the other...

Some South Florida colleges gave refunds this summer. What’s up for...

Since the coronavirus pandemic started, classes that were supposed to be face-to-face have become fully remote. Since college can be a financial burden, some...

Discuten la paz en Colombia estudiantes de periodismo de FIU y...

Por segunda ocasión, estudiantes de la maestría de periodismo de FIU, y de la colombiana Universidad del Norte (UNINORTE) se reunieron, esta vez virtualmente,...

As the world pauses for coronavirus, college students must continue to...

During the coronavirus outbreak, the 19.9 million students attending college this year have gotten the short end of the stick. Many can't receive recovery...

Counter-petition gains popularity online against changing grading system

As some schools like MIT and Grinnell College have gone to pass/fail grading for this coronavirus-infected spring, a Change.org petition to do the same...

Florida universities to move online starting tomorrow, March 12

Covid-19 was officially declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization on Wednesday. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged by almost 1500 points into...

With South Carolina ahead, Bernie Sanders rep barnstorms at FIU

On Monday, Sajay Patel, the Florida field director for Bernie Sanders, visited Florida International University's Biscayne Bay Campus to emphasize the Vermont senator's victory...