Launched in 2021, the Maurice A. Ferré Institute for Civic Leadership at FIU builds upon the legacy of its namesake, who was a founding father of modern Miami and the first Hispanic and Puerto Rican-born mayor of a major U.S. city.
View our video archives on YouTube featuring interviews with prominent civic and community leaders, student voter education tutorials, and engaging panels and lectures on public policy issues.
The mission of the Maurice A. Ferré Institute for Civic Leadership at FIU is to advance civic engagement and leadership, community infrastructure, and social justice through academic, research, and community programs and collaborative partnerships.
- Community & Government Relations
FIU designated a voter-friendly campus for facilitating students’ civic engagementApr 14, 2023
- Campus & Community
Alumnus gift benefits College of Medicine and Ferré InstituteNov 22, 2022
- Politics, Law & Society
Ferré Institute unveils video on legacy of Miami Mayor Maurice A. FerréNov 21, 2022