FIU earns enough points for $7.2 million in new funding

The Board of Governors released final funding recommendations to the Florida Legislature based on its performance model: FIU ranked in the top three and is eligible for $7,268,298 in new funding, according to a Feb. 14 memorandum from President Mark B. Rosenberg.

Students allowed guns on campus

In light of a court opinion delivered by the Florida First District Court of Appeal, public universities must comply with the statute that legally allows students to keep firearms in their parked cars on campus.

Professor wins national fellowship

A $50,000 check, plaque and pin later, Campbell McGrath, creative writing graduate professor, received the U.S. Artist Knight Fellowship Award late last year.