Voces del Periodismo Award Ceremony

On November 16, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists will present the first edition of the awards for Voces del Periodismo. The award ceremony will take place at the Wolfe Theater Lobby at FIU BBC Campus. Winners will be picked from three categories of journalism: photo, audiovisual, and written.

2018-10-16T12:43:35+00:00 November 16th, 2018|

Future Educators of America Regional Conference

On Thursday, Nov. 15, Florida International University (FIU) will host the fifth annual South Florida Regional FEA conference at the university's Graham Center. High school students will come together to participate in competitions, networking, developing skills, workshops, etc. This event is meant for students who interested in educational and career options.

2018-10-18T11:55:08+00:00 November 15th, 2018|

Panther Mock Trial

On November 7, the Panther Mock Trial Team will be at Blue Martini at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The team will network with guests and enjoy food and drinks throughout the entirety of the event. Come and support the FIU Mock Trial Team and get to know the team.

2018-10-30T12:18:13+00:00 November 8th, 2018|

Enorme expectativa por el impacto del voto latino

Se espera que los hispanos tengan un gran impacto en las elecciones del hoy, 6 de noviembre. Pero qué tan grande será la influencia dependerá de un grupo demográfico en crecimiento: los jóvenes hispanos recién elegibles para votar. Más de 29 millones de latinos son elegibles para votar en los

2018-11-06T18:11:17+00:00 November 6th, 2018|News, Noticias, Política, Politics|

NAHJ-FIU workshop by journalists for journalists

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists' FIU chapter hosted “A Workshop By Journalists For Journalists” last Friday on FIU's Biscayne Bay Campus. Lilia Luciano, an investigative reporter for ABC 10, and Adriana Mocciola, a producer for Telemundo 51, were invited to speak. Both guests gave advice on how to be successful in the field

2018-10-25T13:04:12+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Journalism|

FIU’s Green School holds “Forum on Immigration Reform”

Earlier this month, three Green School doctoral students organized a half-day event on Florida International University's main campus about immigration reform.  The forum included three panels and a series of scholars and practitioners who spoke about the treatment and hardships of immigrants. Maria Barbero, Karina Livingston and Jack Maguire put together the symposium.

2018-10-24T10:33:08+00:00 October 24th, 2018|News, Politics|

Election workshop held at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus

About two dozen people – including FIU students, FIU professors, and professionals  – gathered at the Biscayne Bay Campus last week to participate in a workshop focused on covering the midterm elections. The bilingual training on Oct. 12 was hosted by the Florida Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalist as part of

2018-10-17T11:20:01+00:00 October 17th, 2018|Journalism, News, Politics|

Journalism Training Session: Covering Elections

On Friday, Oct. 12, the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) and the Google News Initiative will host a training session on covering elections at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus in Academic Center II, room 115. The event is free and have to different training sessions: The English session is from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. followed

2018-10-11T12:15:20+00:00 October 12th, 2018|

FIU-SPJ awarded National Chapter Program of the Year

FIU's Society of Professional Journalists chapter won the National Campus Program of the Year award Friday for a program on diversity and media bias at the organization's annual conference in Baltimore. The award recognized the program “Stirring UP the Media,” held last November which focused on how one's background impacts how news is both

2018-10-26T10:43:22+00:00 October 1st, 2018|Award Winners, Journalism, News, Promo|