FIU Engineering Programs Continue to Rank Among Best in the Nation

FIU Engineering Programs Continue to Rank Among Best in the Nation

FIU is engineering bright futures! Times Higher Education just ranked two FIU engineering programs among the top 50 U.S. public universities in its Worldwide University Rankings by Subject category, with FIU’s Engineering program ranked in the top 40. Among the...
We proudly welcome 13 new faculty members

We proudly welcome 13 new faculty members

Colleges are defined by the quality and commitment of their faculty, and great colleges are defined by having engaged teachers and scholars who bring new energy, ideas, perspectives, and partnerships to their students, to each other, and to the college. We welcome the...
NSF awards grant to College of Engineering to help improve disaster management and pandemic recovery

NSF awards grant to College of Engineering to help improve disaster management and pandemic recovery

To improve disaster response and gain a better understanding of a population’s needs and behaviors during a crisis, Florida International University’s College of Engineering and Computing has received a $750,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) grant. FIU researchers...
From Colombia to FIU to NASA: Sara Rengifo’s journey to becoming an aerospace engineer

From Colombia to FIU to NASA: Sara Rengifo’s journey to becoming an aerospace engineer

With an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering, Sara Rengifo came to the United States from Medellin, Colombia, hoping to start her career. Although she spoke no English and was told time and again that her degree was inconsequential here, she never gave up....
Deidra Hodges appointed chair of electrical and computer engineering

Deidra Hodges appointed chair of electrical and computer engineering

Deidra Hodges, an associate professor with expertise in photovoltaics and solar energy, has been named chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at FIU’s College of Engineering and Computing. She is the first Black professor to serve as a...