FIU's swim/dive teams are honored for academics

Florida International University’s swimming and diving team has been recognized by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA) for student-athletes’ stellar performance in the classrooms. Combined, the two teams sport a 3.58 GPA and have been named to the Scholar ...

HML's Damian Ortega plays in Geico High School series

HML's Damian Ortega plays in Geico High School series
Hialeah Miami Lakes High student-athlete Damian Ortega was selected to take part in the inaugural Geico High School Baseball Series in Chicago where he competed with the team from Miami.The ...

Jose Marti student team works on project with Jet Propulsion Lab

Jose Marti student team works on project with Jet Propulsion Lab
A student team from Jose Marti MAST 6-12 Academy (JMMAST) led by teacher Erica Henderson recently participated in a project to develop an advanced spectrometer processor chip with Dr. Adrian Tang ...

MLEC's summa cum laude graduate Valeria Bula gets ready for Yale experience

MLEC's summa cum laude graduate Valeria Bula gets ready for Yale experience
Valeria Bula graduated summa cum laude from Miami Lakes Educational Center’s Cambridge Journalism Program. She was accepted to many highly competitive universities, including Princeton, Georgetown ...

Spanish Lake Elementary shows off art at Miami International Airport

Spanish Lake Elementary shows off art at Miami International Airport
Four students from Spanish Lake Elementary (SLE) will have their artwork on display at the Miami International Airport for the art show, “From Rags to Riches-Fibers and Fabrics and Textiles, Oh ...

Lawton Chiles wins Local 10's eARTh Day art poster contest

The votes are in and Lawton Chiles Middle School (LCMS) won the Local 10 eARTh Day Art Contest. They announced the winner on April 22 which is Earth Day. LCMS received a surprise visit from Channel 10 and its news crew to announce the winner and award them with $4,500 to use toward art ...

Two dedicated teachers retire from SLE

Two dedicated teachers retire from SLE
Spanish Lake Elementary (SLE) bids a fond farewell to two highly proficient, talented and respected veteran teachers, Sharon Dames and Sharon Wallen who retired this past June. The teachers were ...

MLEC celebrates 12th straight year as an 'A' school

MLEC celebrates 12th straight year as an 'A' school
Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) enjoyed an exceptional school year. It was named the nation’s best Magnet School, earned a STEM designation, its students won various individual accolades and ...

Five MDC aviation students recieve Johnson scholarships

Five MDC aviation students recieve Johnson scholarships
Five outstanding Miami Dade College (MDC) aviation students will receive scholarship support to help pay for flight training and tuition as this year’s recipients of the prestigious Timothy E. ...

St. Thomas University receives $331,000 grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human services

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded St. Thomas University’s School of Nursing a $331,139 grant under its Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP). The grant is renewable each year.The NFLP awards grants to ...