Monday, April 22, 2024

Tag: Florida International University

Florida college students discuss restrictions at their universities (includes video story)

When the 2020 fall semester for college students began across the country, many were still wondering how secure and contained things would be in...

Panthers Protecting Panthers has saved lives from COVID-19 (includes video story)

In response to the pandemic, FIU created an organization called Panthers Protecting Panthers that focuses on the safety and health of all students and...

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...