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April 2015

Students and organizations honored at annual Outstanding Student Life Awards


On Thursday, Apr. 2, the annual Outstanding Student Life Awards recognized three student organizations and 21 student leaders who serve as a source of pride and inspiration to others by giving unselfishly of themselves to enhance life on campus and to make FIU a better place for the university community. Was your student one of the winners? <Read>
Great War stories

Wolfsonian-FIU invites you to participate in #GreatWarStories

The Wolfsonian-FIU has created the #GreatWarStories project – a living, breathing digital collection of personal WWI stories, photos, documents and letters compiled in remembrance of the transformational war on the occasion of its centennial. Share your story! <Read>
Jennifer Chen Med student

College of Medicine to graduate youngest student to date

She never finished high school. She doesn’t have a GED. Yet, next month, Jennifer Chen will be graduating from FIU with a medical degree. Not easy to do, but easy to explain.  <Read>

On Your Radar

FIU Baseball vs. WKU
Friday, Apr. 17 at 4 p.m. at FIU Baseball Stadium. <More>

Last week of the semester
Monday, Apr. 27 is the last week of the semester, meaning modified class schedules and final exams will be taking place.

Register for commencement
Is your student ready to graduate? Be sure they register for Spring commencement and order guest tickets for the May 3-5 ceremonies. <More>

 
Need help learning the basics of financial aid? 
If you need help learning the basics of financial aid, or just a refresher in what all of the terms mean, take the free Financial Awareness Counseling course online. To get the most out of the course, gather details on your income, student's living expenses and award letter prior to starting the online course. <More>
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