The University is expected to extend its fall semester because of Hurricane Irma by an additional week to make up for lost time, said the provost.
Classes are canceled as of 11 p.m. Tuesday night through the weekend for the university community to prepare for Irma, a category 5 hurricane.
The Florida Legislature passed a budget for FIU’s 2017-2018 school year, which includes $52.6 million in new capital and operating funds for initiatives, programs and funding for two new buildings at the Modesto A. Maidique campus.
FIU is the only university in the United States this year to receive honor roll with recognition in all 12 categories of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s annual report, making it one of the best colleges to work for.
The University is on track to meeting their goals for their five year strategic plan which involves higher retention rates, increased enrollment and more online classes, university officials said.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published 44 newly granted patents for Apple on June 28 and one of these patents could cause problems for concertgoers everywhere.
As they face down an above-average hurricane season, South Florida residents need to be especially prepared this year, officials said.
Government officials from the United States, Mexico and Central America discussed drug trafficking, gang violence, infrastructure and immigration at the Modesto Maidique campus on Thursday, June 15.