CARTA Dean's Newsletter 10/18
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CARTA Dean's Newsletter

Brian Schriner

This Week @ The SGA

Hello Panthers!

Get in the Halloween Spirit with our upcoming SGA event! Student Government Association presents Spooktacular! Mark you calendars for Spooktacular which will be on October 26th from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the Pi Kappa Phi House. There will be a haunted house, pumpkin decorating, a live DJ, face painting, a candy station and a photo booth! All proceeds benefit United Way which is FIU's philanthropy. Take a break from midterms and enjoy a fun night with friends sponsored by your SGA.
Hope to see you there!
Kayla Cox

Homecoming Has Begun!

This week our FIU will be transformed into a sea of blue and gold. Once again, we’ll call home our alumni – and welcome our community – for a week of rallies, concerts, parades and other exciting events that highlight our many traditions, accomplishments and student-athletes. 

Want to know when 2 Chainz, Lil Dicky and Makj will take the stage? Want to know what time the Homecoming Game is? All this information and more can be learned by clicking below!

Get Involved!
Chair of the Board honored by Coral Gables Community Foundation

Chair of the Dean's Leadership Board Honored

Mr. and Mrs. Rick Tonkinson were honored by the Coral Gables Community Foundation with the Philanthropy Award at its 25th Anniversary gala, “A Passage to India.” Please click the video above to view the video!

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center

Join us in celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center with the return of our FIU Music Festival this season from October 5th until October 28th! For information about all festival performances, please visit

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Homecoming Portrait

As our alumni return to campus, we here at CARTA (on both the MMC and BBC campuses!) hope you all have a wonderful week filled with Panther spirit, great events, and an opportunity to truly enjoy the very best that both CARTA and FIU have to offer. 

We hope to see you at the Homecoming Game!

The Kopenhaver Center & SCJ Faculty Help Lead Journalism Day

On Saturday, October 16, the annual Florida Scholastic Press Association Day (Journalism Day) was hosted by the School of Communication + Journalism on the MMC campus. High school students from District 6 came to learn, participate and be inspired by our faculty and journalism professionals in the field. 

Mayaimi Opening Reception at MBUS

Come to the opening reception for MFA student Barbara Bollini's gallery hosted at the MBUS building on Lincoln Road.

The reception is on October 21, and doors open at 6:30 p.m.

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The Pot Premieres This Week

Directed by Ivan Lopez

Twenty days before America votes, FIU Theatre joins the debate on immigration. For the characters in The Pot, immigration isn’t just politics, it’s their life — because love knows no borders.

Wed Oct 19 - 23, 8 PM
Buy Tickets

Homecoming Game!

This Saturday the Panthers will play Louisiana Tech before sell out crowds of students and alumni - will you be there to support our team?
Buy Tickets

CARTA and Roary Helped Host FIU's Annual Showcase at BBC

Once a year students both prospective and current are welcomed at the Annual Showcase, where they can learn about majors, courses, and everything scholastic. Our staff, faculty, and Roary were on hand to ensure that the event was a huge success.
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