85-year-old graduates FIU with honors and walks across stage

It’s caps off for an 85-year-old college graduate. Arlyne Frankel finally got her degree and graduated from Florida International University, Tuesday afternoon. She previously attendedRead More

85-year-old woman graduates from FIU

Most grandmothers — especially in their 80s — like to just kick back and relax, but one had other ideas, and now she’s graduating fromRead More

FIU’s newest head coaches discuss future of their teams

Two Florida International University coaches spoke with Sports Xtra’s Mike DiPasquale to discuss their teams and their upcoming seasons. FIU football head coach Mike MacintyreRead More

Police probe possible link between South Miami-Dade crash and shooting that left FIU student critical

A crash in a South Miami-Dade neighborhood may be connected to a street shooting that nearly cost a Florida International University student her life, policeRead More

FIU student in critical condition after being shot in South Miami-Dade; family urges public for information

The family of Ashley Rodriguez, along with the Miami-Dade Police Department, are pleading with the public for any information on who shot her. “My daughterRead More

FIU Panther invited to play US Women’s Open

A Florida International University athlete has received an invitation to be part of the United States Women’s Open Championship. Hawaii native Karissa Kilby chose toRead More

New study at FIU shows medication is not enough to help children with ADHD learn

There has been new findings when it comes to ADHD medication, and it’s all about a child’s potential for learning. “Speaking to him you couldRead More

28-year-old suspect attacks FIU student, uses racial slurs

Brutal blows were delivered in an apartment hallway after police said an Florida International University student was hit by fists and hate. A coward andRead More

FIU’s Real Triumphs grads overcome adversity, reveal ambitious post-commencement plans

Graduating from college is a triumph for anyone, but for one group walking the stage at Florida International University this weekend, their achievements hit aRead More

Apartment at student housing center near FIU catches fire; no reported injuries

Crews have put out a fire that broke out inside a unit at a student housing center near Florida International University in West Miami-Dade. Miami-DadeRead More