County mayor cuts Youth Fair land swap deal

County mayor cuts Youth Fair land swap deal

FIU Student Media | News 

As the Miami-Dade County Youth fair pulled in to the area adjacent to Lot 5 for its annual event, FIU’s proposal to acquire the land for University expansion fell through under opposition from County mayor Carlos Gimenez.

County mayor cuts Youth Fair land swap deal

Professors boycott major publisher

Professors boycott major publisher

FIU Student Media | News 

Researchers at the University are taking a stand against one of the world’s largest scientific journal publishers.

The nation-wide boycott, which has been gaining momentum over the last couple weeks, is encouraging researchers from all fields to refrain from publishing, refereeing, and doing editorial work for journal publisher, Elsevier, until the company “radically changes how they operate.”

Professors boycott major publisher