Stories with 'FIU' tag

Designing the future on Lincoln Road

Growlight summer camp is taking over Lincoln Road with 3D printed designs and innovative urban ideas. And it’s all being done by high school students from all over Miami-Dade County. For its third year, Breakthrough Miami partnered with Florida International University’s Architecture School and hosted 15 students for a four-week program, which focuses on urbanism, […]

/ July 23, 2018


Free event! Workshop on Climate Change in the Americas on Miami Beach

“Climate Change in the Americas” is the theme of the 35th edition of the annual Journalists & Editors Workshop on Latin America and the Caribbean to be held on March 27-28, 2018, at Florida International University’s Miami Beach Urban Studios. Each year, FIU’s Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center and School of Communication+Journalism partner […]

/ March 19, 2018


Miami finally has its first-ever board games cafe

Miami’s got a board games bar now, and it’s not in Wynwood. Two West Miami boys started a homemade mac and cheese, local beer, and hobby games spot.

/ October 12, 2017


Manspreading, hogging seats: Why are people such jerks on public transit?

We got a great reader question from Christine Rupp, and decided to figure out why people act they way they do when it comes to riding Miami’s public transit.

/ August 28, 2017


Bruce Matheson: crank or model for anti-development activism in 2017?

Bruce Matheson, whose family has stewarded Crandon Park since the 1940s, shows one way that private citizens can block big development in Miami today.

/ June 12, 2017



There’s talent west of I-95. Come and get it.

The west side of Miami doesn’t have the creative collisions of Downtown and Wynwood, but if we don’t trek there, we’ll miss some big opportunities.

/ April 4, 2017


How businesses can help close the prosperity gap

Miami’s income inequality is considered as bad as some Latin American cities. Mark Rosenberg sees a role for the business community in fixing that.

/ June 9, 2016


Friday Mixtape: DJ Atman

We’re making it easy to relax with some smooth melodic tunes mixed by DJ Atman, host of WRGP 95.3’s Groove Capsule.

/ October 16, 2015