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December 2015

Protecting the nation's power grid from cyber attacks     

Researchers from FIU's College of Engineering and Computing have teamed up with four other universities and a utility company to help safeguard the nation's power utilities from cyber attacks.  <Read>
Great War stories

Panther Camp becomes a family tradition

Panther Camp has provided thousands of new and transfer students with he opportunity to build relationships, learn about FIU's traditions, and make the transition to college a smooth and easy one. <Read>

Founder of Tortuga Imports named a Top 100 influential leader

Monique Hamaty-Simmonds '96, entrepreneur and founder of Tortuga Imports, is one of the 100 Influential Leaders recognized by the Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business (AACSB). <Read>
On Your Radar

Finals Week
Final exams will take place the week of December 7 - 12. 

Fall Commencement 
Commencement will take place December 13 - 15. <More>

Grade Report
Grade Report for Fall 2015 will be available for students on Thursday, December 17. <More>

Men's Basketball vs Florida A&M
FIU hosts Florida A&M on Tuesday, December 29 at 7 pm. <More>

Satisfactory Academic Progress: New PACE Policy
The Office of Financial Aid is required by federal regulations to monitor the academic progress of financial aid recipients. To help track your student's progress The Office of Financial Aid will be updating their policy to evaluate the PACE criteria at the end of each term. To learn more about these new changes click here.  


Did your student miss out on Panther Camp the first time around?
Is your student a 2015 Fall Freshmen?

If so, registration to our Spring Panther Camp session is now open for your student! <More info>

The Panther Camp mission is to provide incoming FIU students with the opportunity to transition to FIU in an exciting and engaging manner. The program focuses on assisting new students in building relationships with other FIU students, fostering school spirit, cultivating future student leaders and helping students learn about FIU’s traditions and unique culture.

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