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FIU In The News: 27th of September 2010


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No smoking at FIU come 2011

‎MiamiHerald.com

Tobacco use in vehicles that are on FIU-owned properties also will be prohibited. The move was approved by the Board of Trustees on Friday, the university …

FIU in the News

For Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Carvalho, so far, so good

‎MiamiHerald.com – Kathleen McGrory

said Dario Moreno, director of the Metropolitan Center at Florida International University. Unquestionably, few Florida superintendents are as powerful as …

Cuba details brave new world of private enterprise

‎The Associated Press – Paul Haven

Uva de Aragon, a Cuba expert at Florida International University in Miami, said those hoping to enter the legitimate markrt would be faced with a system …

$18 Three-Course Lunch Deal Returns to FIU

‎Miami New Times (blog) – Lee Klein

Checks can be made payable to “FIU.” Cancellations must be made at least two days in advance to receive a reimbursement.

FIU Becoming A Smoke-Free Campus

‎CBS 4

FIU will become smoke and tobacco-free as of the new year. The use of tobacco products will be banned on all university-owned properties on the Modesto A. …

Exhibit ponders meaning of `Speed Limits’

‎MiamiHerald.com – Beth Dunlop

And yet the new exhibition at The Wolfsonian-FIU probes all this in a richly textured, even dramatic way. Speed Limits takes its impetus from a century-old …

Miami Dade College to open culinary institute next year

‎MiamiHerald.com – Hannah Sampson

Officials at Florida International University, which does not have a culinary program, said they encouraged Miami Dade College to open the new institute to …

For these candidates, the election’s virtually over and they’re …

‎Sun-Sentinel – Anthony Man

And Kevin Hill, a political science professor at Florida International University, said that isn’t going to change this year — with one possible, …

Charlie Crist’s Social Security Solution: Creating A Path To …

‎Huffington Post

A 2007 Florida International University report found that legal immigrants also provide a net benefit. According to the report, in Florida, …

FIU bans smoking on campus

‎7Online WSVN-TV

FIU has approved a campus-wide ban on smoking Friday. Starting January, smoking and the use of tobacco products will be prohibited on all university-owned …

It’s Lawyers to the Rescue — whatever the cause

‎MiamiHerald.com – Thomas Johnson

The organization has recently been accepted by the Florida International University law school as an organization that will allow students to earn community …

Lionfish: Now in river near you

‎Palm Beach Post (blog) – Christine Stapleton

Biologists from the Loxahatchee River District have been working with researchers from Florida International University to document the occurrence and …

Things to do in Martin County this week: Sept. 27

‎TCPalm – Tyler Treadway

Dr. Craig Layman, an assistant professor in the marine sciences program at Florida International University in Miami, will talk about the influx of lionfish …

Florida’s stimulus: From $200 million for electric meters to …

‎MiamiHerald.com – Douglas Hanks

The two in South Florida that made the cut — a Florida International University study on law in colonial Spain (No. 54) and a $13 million renovation grant …

Senate debate was a `clear call for action’

‎MiamiHerald.com – Monique Madan

Audience members included students from Miami Dade College and Florida International University, as well as members of the Cuban National Council and …

Lawyers to honor female engineer

‎The South Florida Times – Renee Michelle Harris

This year, the CBA awarded a $1500 stipend to Rain Jarrett, a former law student at Florida International University’s College of Law. …

FIU bans smoking

‎Sun-Sentinel (blog) – Scott Travis

FIU is the second public university in the state to go smoke free, banning the use of tobacco products on all …

Food, family fun, phantoms and a free flight

‎Vancouver Sun – Barbara Braidwood – Rick Cropp

The Grand Hotels of Schultze & Weaver exhibit at the Wolfsonian-FIU ( www.wolfsonian.org,$7 US) in Miami Beach has floor plans, drawings and photos of some …

FIU on WPLG-MIA (ABC) – Miami, FL
Local 10 News Sunday (News)

…coral and demonstrate how these transplants work. >>> FIU will become a smoke opinion free campus next year. the board of trustees has approved that move. FIU will become the second …

`Local Hero’ elected to Kids Wish Network Board of Directors

‎MiamiHerald.com – Bea Hines

The Wolfsonian Florida International University at 1001 Washington Ave. in Miami Beach, will present two specialists on modern Mexican art in a conversation …

Celebrate Banned Books Week at Wolfsonian with a Film About Smutty …

‎Miami New Times (blog) – Amanda McCorquodale

Thanks to Barney Rosset, the man behind Grove Press and the Evergreen Review, we all got drunk on the …

Athletics

FIU Golden Panthers fail at basics against Maryland

‎MiamiHerald.com – Adam H. Beasley

Too many miscues on both sides of the ball translated into FIU’s third loss to a BCS conference team in the first three weeks of the season. …

FIU women’s golf wins another tournament

‎MiamiHerald.com – Justin Azpiazu

The FIU women’s golf team won the University of Cincinnati Fall Classic at the Elks Run Golf Club in Batavia, Ohio, beating Toldedo by 11 …

Maryland defeats Florida International 42-28

‎The Associated Press – David Ginsburg

Down 21-14 at halftime, FIU got a 5-yard touchdown pass from Carroll to Jonathan … A 9-yard run by Scott made it 35-21, and FIUsubsequently missed two …

FIU volleyball team prevails

‎MiamiHerald.com

The FIU volleyball team opened its Sun Belt Conference season and its home slate on Friday night at the US Century Bank Arena with a 3-0 (29-27, 25-16, …

Women’s Soccer

‎MiamiHerald.com

FIU 2, Arkansas State 1: The Golden Panthers’ Katrina Rose off the bench and came through with the game-winning goal with 49 seconds left in double overtime …

Penalities punish FIU in game against Maryland

‎MiamiHerald.com

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — In its most recent loss — a 42-28 setback at the hands of Maryland — many of FIU’s biggest mistakes were self-inflicted. …

FIU hopes to utilize relentless pass rush vs. Maryland

‎MiamiHerald.com – Adam H. Beasley

It doesn’t take a gridiron mastermind to figure out what FIU has planned for Saturday: constant harassment of Maryland quarterback Jamarr Robinson. …

Inconsistent Carroll, offense costing Golden Panthers

‎MiamiHerald.com – Adam H. Beasley

FIU quarterback Wesley Carroll put up big numbers against Maryland, … Maryland linebacker Alex Wujciak (33) tackles FIU quarterback Wesley Carroll (13) …

Gayo Joins FIU Swimming & Diving Staff

‎Boxscore News

MIAMI – Ignacio Gayo has been named assistant coach of the FIU Swimming and Diving program, announced today by Head Coach Randy Horner. …

Florida International seeks finishing touch vs Md

‎MiamiHerald.com – David Ginsburg

In the opener, FIU held visiting Rutgers to eight first downs and led in the … Even though the Terrapins easily handled FIU in 2007 and realize they’re …

Panthers Fall to FGCU

‎Soccer Florida

Coming off two-straight wins against Florida teams, the FIU Panthers (4-3) couldn’t make it … The goal marked the fourth time FIU has scored on a PK, …

Men’s soccer: FGCU holds off Florida International

‎Naples Daily News

FIU gave us all we could handle tonight and it was a tough game against a team ranked ahead of us,” FGCU coach Bob Butehorn said. …

O’Brien sparks Terrapins past FIU

‎Washington Post – Eric Prisbell

The smallest home crowd ever to watch a Ralph Friedgen-coached team play may have seen a glimmer of hope for a struggling program on …

Late Goal Lifts FIU Women’s Soccer Past Arkansas State

‎Boxscore News

MIAMI – On Friday, FIU junior Katrina Rose found herself on the field for the first time this season with a brief stint late in the game. …

Picarelli Breaks Career Saves Record in Loss at FIU

‎UALR Trojans – Nelson Chenault

The UALR women’s soccer team (4-6, 0-1 SBC) lost a 3-0 decision to Florida International (4-4-1, 1-0 SBC) Friday evening at FIUSoccer Stadium. …

Higher Education

USF gets $8 million to train public health workers

‎Tampa Bay Business Journal

The University of South Florida College of Public Health will work with nationally recognized universities and local partners after receiving two federal …

NASA, space program layoffs the focus of UCF symposium

‎Central Florida News 13 – Mark Jenkins

… Reporter NASA’s uncertain future and its impact on Florida’s economy are the focus of a political symposium Monday at theUniversity of Central Florida. …

UF journalism college opens 21st Century News Laboratory

‎Gainesville Sun

University of Florida alumnus Ramsey Hasan poses for a photo with his wife … By Nathan Crabbe One University of Floridajournalism professor said it …

Victim of hit-and-run near USF identified as biochemistry …

‎Tampabay.com

TAMPA —The woman killed by a hit-and-run driver while riding her bicycle near the University of South Florida on Saturday morning has been identified as …

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