Home > FIU News > FIU In the News: 10 September 2010

FIU In the News: 10 September 2010

FIU in the News

Alberto Carvalho to head teacher quality task force

‎MiamiHerald.com – Kathleen McGrory

Other members include state Education Commissioner Eric Smith, state teachers’ union president Andy Ford and Florida International University President Mark …

FIU establishes Montgomery Botanical Graduate Fellowship

Gables Home Page

Florida International University and Montgomery Botanical Center in Coral Gables have entered into a joint research collaboration…

Pause for Creative Leadership Solutions

BusinessDigest (Page 8)

Interview with Joyce J. ELAM, executive dean of Florida International University (FIU) School of Business…

Wanted: bloggers to promote the community

‎The South Florida Times – Neil Reisner

The Florida International University journalism students who write the stories that appear in Liberty City Link work hard to give voice to a community that …


‎MiamiHerald.com – Bea Hines

A new exhibit, Speed Limits, opens Friday at the Wolfsonian-Florida International … 20 and is co-organized by the Wolfsonian and the Canadian Centre for …

Paul Strand’s Elegant and Unsettling Vision of Mexico Comes to the …

ARTINFO – Emma Allen

… then to the Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, in fall 2011. The exhibition debuted at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum, Miami, on May 26, 2010.

First Online-Only Bilingual Investigative Reporting Organization …

‎Editor & Publisher

The Florida Center for Investigative Reporting (FCIR) is located at the International Media Center, a nonprofit program at Florida International University

Crist names panel to study Fla. teacher quality

‎MiamiHerald.com / AP

Other members include Education Commissioner Eric Smith, Florida Education Association President Andy Ford, Florida International University President Mark …

Local artist completes work at 2020 Ponce Office tower

Community Newspapers

Born in Havana, Cuba, Mesa earned her BFA (Magna Cum Laude) at Florida International University in Miami, where she lives and works. In her work, Mesa explores the nature…

TTUHSC fall enrollment largest in school history


Four new US medical schools—FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, The Commonwealth Medical College, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Paul L. …

Parkinson Research Foundation Establishes New Center of Excellence

‎VEE 2

… at Mercy Hospital and is the Chairman of the Department of Neurology at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University. …

Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Conference Premiers in Miami

‎Sacramento Bee

The conference will be held at the Florida International University’s College of Business Administration on Thursday, September 16, from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm …

Two South Florida Leaders to be Honored By Public Relations …

‎Sacramento Bee

They are Amanda Lee and Angelina Soares from Florida International University; Nicole Bailey and Chantale Stewart from Florida Memorial University; …

Betty Laird Perry Receives Professional Networking Community’s …

‎24-7PressRelease.com (press release)

In a recent interview with Cambridge Publishing, Ms. Perry noted that her long-term goal is to see the complete collection exhibited at the Frost Art Museum

Shelley Stanczyk running for village mayor

Community Newspapers

She has served as an administrator at FIU and UM, and is owner of Antique Mall Y’All, a large local retail store. Concluding her first term in the District 3 seat on the village council, Stanczyk…

Angelique Euro Café receives chamber’s City Beautiful Award

Community Newspapers

For Yolanda, a Miami native and Florida International University alum, it has been rewarding to connect directly with guests and grow…

Female pilots, international training boost Kazakh flying talent

‎Central Asia Newswire (subscription) – Hal Foster

… went through 12 weeks of intensive English before heading for the pilot training center, which is affiliated with Florida International University. …

Michael Lynch Memorial Foundation Announces 2010 Scholarship …

‎Centre Daily Times

… Taylor Ginley (Florida International University), Michael House (Cornell University), Conor Jones (Fordham University), Robert Klein (SUNY Albany), …


A weighty issue: FIU’s Tourek Williams bulks up


Even after earning all-league honors as a freshman, FIU defensive end Tourek Williams listened to strength coach Mick Smith, adding 30 pounds. …

FIU coach mum on status of LaPorte, Mars for opener

‎MiamiHerald.com – Peter Andrew Bosch

FIU tight end Dudley LaPorte runs with the football during spring practice on Wednesday, March 3, 2010. BY DIDIER MORAIS FIU coach Mario Cristobal remained …

Joe vs. The Pro | Week 2

‎MiamiHerald.com – Joseph Goodman

The Pro: The FIU offensive and defensive lines aren’t good enough to keep it close … Rutgers 34, FIU 10. Joe: It doesn’t matter if Mark Ingram is out, …

What to watch in the Big East, Week 2

‎ESPN (blog) – Brian Bennett

Former Greg Schiano assistant Mario Cristobal knows the Scarlet Knights well, while FIU brings some unknowns to the game since it did not play in Week 1. …

On TV / Radio Today


… College: Stanford-UCLA 10:30 pm ESPN College: Colorado St.-Nevada 10:30 pm ESPNU College: Rutgers-FIU (taped) Midnight CW GOLF TIME TV PGA European: The …

Cheerleader of the Week: FIU’s Winnie Tseng

‎SI.com – Bruce Yeung

Name: Winnie Tseng Hometown: Miami, Fla. School: Florida International University Year: Senior Major: Hospitality Management…

Rutgers @ Florida International: Looking For Improvement

‎SB Nation New York (blog) – Ed Valentine

FIU only started fielding a team in 2002, which is in stark contrast with … FIU looked to be a team on the rise following a jump to five wins in 2008, …

Rutgers facing big challenge in multi-talented FIU wide receiver …

‎The Star-Ledger – NJ.com

Saed Hindash/The Star-LedgerRutgers defensive end Alex Silvestro, above, and the rest of the defense will have its hands full with TY Hilton and FIU.

No. 14 Blue Devils to Host FIU & Yale This Weekend


Duke has never lost to FIU, holding a 4-0-3 record against the Panthers. After the first three matches ended in ties, the Blue Devils have won four straight …

FIU’s Jonathan Faucher feeling fine

‎College Fantasy Football Insider – Brian McDonald

Florida International tight end Jonathan Faucher (ankle sprain) is ready to go for the team’s opener against Rutgers. And The Miami Herald reports the team …

Higher Education

UF pharmacy professor receives grant


The National Institute of General Medical sciences has awarded a University of Florida professor and researcher a grant to further her research into …

UF board hopes to raise revenue

‎Gainesville Sun – Nathan Crabbe

The University of Florida is considering adding undergraduate nursing students who would take their coursework at Santa Fe College and …

University of Miami student changes lives — one hug at a time

‎MiamiHerald.com – Julie Brown

University of Miami graduate student has spent the better part of his college career inspiring others in an unusual way. BY JULIE BROWN For two years, …

Categories: FIU News Tags:
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: