FIU twin grads win industry’s Most Promising Engineer award

FIU twin grads win industry’s Most Promising Engineer award

When identical twins Shalisha and Shonda Witherspoon sat in their first computer science class at Florida International University, they wondered if they had made the best choice. After all, they knew little to nothing about computers and, as Black females, they were...

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FIU lights a fire on the new Miami Tech ecosystem

FIU lights a fire on the new Miami Tech ecosystem

FIU is a driver of the new South Florida tech boom. With a history of turning out highly qualified graduates who together have laid a foundation for the growing industry, the university is redoubling efforts to meet the demands of an exciting, unprecedented era. Miami...

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FIU algorithm harnesses power of supercomputers

FIU algorithm harnesses power of supercomputers

In the world of medicine, time matters ― particularly when you’re in a race to save lives. An algorithm developed by FIU researchers from the Knight Foundation School of Computing and Information Sciences (SCIS) could potentially shave weeks, or even months, off the...

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