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Renters better off financially than homeowners
‎Sun-Sentinel (blog) – Paul Owers
FIU’s Ken H. Johnson and Eli Beracha from East Carolina compared profits from the sale of a home to the value of a renter’s investment portfolio. …

FIU in the News

Business Plan Challenge draws 200+ entries
‎MiamiHerald.com – Nancy Dahlberg
Panels of judges — all experts in entrepreneurship — will evaluate the entries, and finalists in the community, FIU and high school tracks will be named …

Rising gas prices, sinking home values squeezing suburban commuters
‎Sun-Sentinel – Dawn Wotapka
… associate director of the Metropolitan Center at Florida International University, a Miami-based applied-research institute. Data prepared by CoreLogic …

Local Songs: Dream on, songwriters
‎Sun-Sentinel – Colleen Dougher
Mike Matthews, an adjunct professor in the Department of Earth and Environment at Florida international University, also wrote a tune about a dream and a …

Frosts Donate $35 Million to Science Center
‎NBC Miami – Janie Campbell
Both the music school at the University of Miami and Florida International University’s art museum are also named for the Frosts, their major donors. …

New Voices: Medicaid reform should help state keep doctors
‎Orlando Sentinel – Nick Rohrhoff
In two years, new medical schools at the University of Central Florida and Florida International University will graduate their inaugural classes. …

Frosts give $35 million to Miami Science Museum
‎MiamiHerald.com – Andres Viglucci
It will be the third prominent local institution to bear the couple’s name, joining the art museum at Florida International University and the music school …

FIU grants young Jamaicans top award for business excellence
‎Jamaica Gleaner
The Young Visionary Award annually recognises a FIU graduate who has made significant contributions to their field of endeavour early in their career. …

Latin America scores high on ‘happiness’ index
‎Modesto Bee – Marifeli Perez-Stable
… non-resident fellow at the Inter-American Dialogue in Washington, a professor at Florida International University and a columnist for the Miami Herald.

Science Museum to unveil big donorm
‎Bizjournals.com – Oscar Pedro Musibay – Kevin Gale
Among them is pharmaceutical billionaire Phillip Frost and his wife, Patricia, whose names are on the art museum at Florida International University. …

¿Qué es mejor comprar o alquilar?
Diario Las Americas
Durante años se ha considerado que cumplir con el sueño de la vivienda propia es muy importante por sus beneficios económicos y sociales. Sin embargo, un estudio realizado por Ken H. Jonson de la U….

Spanish Artists to Be Focus of ArteAmerica 2013
‎Latin American Herald Tribune
… Pantin and ArteAmerica director Dora Valdes-Fauli are working with the Spain-Florida Foundation 500 Years and the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at …

FIU abre campus en Brickell
Diario Las Americas
La Universidad Internacional de Florida (FIU) inaugurará en el otoño el Colegio de Administración de Negocios y la Escuela de Programas Internacionales y de Asuntos Públicos. Todo funcionará en tre….

Spanish artists to be focus of US art fair
… Valdes-Fauli are working with the Spain-Florida Foundation 500 Years and the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, …

Hotel is suite spot for dogs
‎Minneapolis Star Tribune – Todd Nelson
The expert says: Dileep Rao, president of InterFinance Corp. in Golden Valley and a professor of entrepreneurship at Florida International University, …
Tips for Developing High-Potential Talent
‎Fox Business
According to Nathan Hiller, assistant professor of management and faculty director of the Florida International University Center for Leadership High …

Miami Science Museum Announces $35 Million Commitment by Patricia …
‎Business Wire (press release)
Mrs. Frost was a Trustee of Florida International University and chairman of the Board of Directors of Florida International University. …

Works by Noted Photographer Annie Leibovitz to Be Displayed in …
‎The Ledger – Khue Bhi
He is director of the Wolfsonian Museum, part of Florida International University in Miami Beach. Hossler will speak about Leibovitz and these images, …

The sentence is king
‎Saudi Gazette – Joseph Richard Preville
Fish is currently the Davidson-Kahn Distinguished University Professor and a professor of law at Florida International University. …

Concrete Canoes Congregate at Tennessee Tech
‎UC Daily News – Ward Norris
… Vanderbilt University, Auburn University, Florida A&M, Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida Institute of Technology, Florida International University, …

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 25 March 2011
‎Space Ref (press release)
… and West Cuba (CEO is collaborating with Florida International University researchers to obtain imagery of mangrove stands, coastal wetlands, …

Flagler hosts author of definitive Adam Walsh story
‎Historic City News
He is currently Professor of English and director of the Creative Writing Program at Florida International University in Miami.

FCIR Granted Tax-Exempt Status
FCIR’s office is located at the International Media Center, a nonprofit program at Florida International University dedicated to training journalists in …

Amy Rosenberg Made her Cultural Rounds in February
‎Social Miami
She also serves on the New World Symphony’s Friends Committee as well as The Wolfsonian-FIU’s Visionaries Committee. February was a magical 28 days of …

My, Antonia Wright
‎Sun-Sentinel – Colleen Dougher
An opening reception will be held 6-9 pm March 23 at the Frost Art Museum, 10975 SW 17th St., in Miami. Call 305-348-2890 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 305-348-2890 end_of_the_skype_highlighting or visit Thefrost.fiu.edu.

Errors doom FIU in loss to W. Kentucky
‎MiamiHerald.com – Walter Villa
FIU, playing its first home game in 19 days, was not sharp Friday night, making four errors and losing 3-2 to Western Kentucky in the opener …

FIU’s Wesley Carroll ‘has taken the next step as a quarterback’
‎MiamiHerald.com – Peter Andrew Bosch
FIU quarterback Wesley Carroll releases a pass as linebacker Winston Fraser closes in during spring practice at FIU Stadium on Friday, March 11, 2011. …

FIU baseball caps comeback in 10th inning; Miami Hurricanes fall …
It started out as breakfast and baseball — with a yawn-inducing 11 am start time — but it ended with what FIU coach Turtle Thomas called his team’s greatest …

Down in Florida, Thomas keeping his sunny side up
‎Boston Globe – Gary Washburn
… content with those who believe his coaching stop at Florida International University is merely a respite until he interests an NBA team again. …

Bumps, bruises and bundles of fun
‎Sun-Sentinel – Gary Curreri
… Florida Tridents, Fort Lauderdale Knights, Fort Miami Women, Orlando Women, Florida International University and the University of Florida.

Wesley Carroll and FIU offense rolling
‎College Fantasy Football Insider
We could see some big strides made by the FIU offense in 2011, and the three mentioned above will likely play very large roles.

Isiah Refuses To Commit Long-Term To FIU
With Isiah Thomas at the helm, Florida International University finished 11-19 this season, last in the East Division of the Sun Belt Conference. …

WKU Baseball: Tops stay perfect in Sun Belt
‎Bowling Green Daily News
FIU shortstop Garrett Wittels had three of the team’s seven hits on the night. … WKU will play the second game of a three-game set with FIU at 5 pm today.

Martinez and Vann back for FIU
‎College Fantasy Football Insider
Florida International wide receivers Ariel Martinez and Rocky Vann both suffered major knee injuries last season, however both are back (non-contact at the …

WKU beats FIU 6-4, improves Sun Belt record to 5-0
‎College Heights Herald
The Golden Panther rally began when junior Topper reliever Rye Davis hit FIU catcher Jose Behar and walked right fielder Pablo Bermudez on back-to-back …

WKU Falls in Extra Innings to FIU 9-8, Suffers First Sun Belt …
‎WKU Athletics
FIU junior Garrett Wittels, the seventh Panthers pitcher of the day, picked up the win after allowing two runs – one earned – on two hits while a pair of …

WKU Improves to 4-0 in Sun Belt Play With 3-2 Win At FIU
‎WKU Athletics
FIU committed four errors in the game as they fall to 14-10 overall and 1-3 in SBC play. Perkins (5-1) limited FIU to two runs on six hits through eight …

Tops take eighth win in a row
‎Bowling Green Daily News
The Hilltopper bats got started early against FIU starter RJ Fondon, … FIU got on the board in the bottom half of the inning when Garrett Wittels laced an …

Higher Education
USF graduate programs ranks among highest in the country
‎ABC Action News – Rick DeBow
… to school for a graduate degree may want to consider a school with some of the best graduate programs in the nation: the University of South Florida. …

UM’s biotech center a plus for Overtown
University of Miami President Donna Shalala should be proud of UM’s longstanding commitment to Overtown. Miles from its upscale Coral Gables campus, …

USF aims big in efforts to rebrand and reinvent its medical school
‎Tampabay.com – Letitia Stein – Richard Martin
TAMPA — The University of South Florida dreams of seeing its name on a hospital, boosting the …

FAU Researcher Receives National Institutes of Health Grant to …
‎Newswise (press release)
Massimo Caputi, Ph.D., associate professor of biomedical science in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University, has received …

UCF fraternity under investigation after being accused of using …
‎Central Florida Future – Katie Kustura
A University of Central Florida fraternity accused of using a date rape drug on women is being investigated by the UCF Police Department …

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