Articles by: Sissi Garland

Hurricane preparedness with Roary

Hurricane preparedness with Roary

The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, which started June 1, is forecast to be more active than historical averages with regard to the […]

‘We showed DeVos the accomplishments of public academic institutions’

‘We showed DeVos the accomplishments of public academic institutions’

President Mark B. Rosenberg wrote the following op-ed in the Miami Herald on April 17. Rosenberg reflects on Secretary of Education Betsy […]

FIU will now implement texting while walking lanes

FIU will now implement texting while walking lanes

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

A classically trained musician,Evelyn Gaiser recently translated high-frequency lake data to musical compositions in order to better understand and describe […]

TEDxFIU: ‘I do not fit inside your box’

TEDxFIU: ‘I do not fit inside your box’

Isra Amin Ibrahim is a Sudanese-American diversity activist and a junior on a pre-medical track at FIU. An active participant […]

My Internship with Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management

My Internship with Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management

Name: China Walker ’16 Major: Recent graduate of the master’s in disaster management program Where you interned: The Miami-Dade County Office […]

My internship at one of the world’s leading accounting firms

My internship at one of the world’s leading accounting firms

Name: Eric Hernandez Hometown: Miami, Florida Major: Accounting and business administration in finance Where did you intern? I was an […]

TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

A former refugee of Angola, Valeriana Chikoti-Bandua MA ’14 has a passion for gender equality and socio-cultural issues that’s inspired […]

My internships with ‘Latin American News Digest,’ State Department

My internships with ‘Latin American News Digest,’ State Department

Name: Edward O. Kennedy Jr. Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana Adopted hometown: Miami, Florida Major: I’m working on for my master’s in Latin American […]

TEDxFIU: What leads to juvenile false confessions?

TEDxFIU: What leads to juvenile false confessions?

Psychologist Lindsay C. Malloy has devoted her career to improving the treatment of children in the legal system, including the […]

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

This is a test of the FIU Emergency Notification System. Thank you for participating. Please take a moment to fill […]

TEDxFIU: Defeating poverty with entrepreneurship

TEDxFIU: Defeating poverty with entrepreneurship

The journey to changing the world began with handing out water bottles to earthquake survivors in Haiti. That’s when, in […]

My internship at StartUp FIU

My internship at StartUp FIU

Name: Valeria Siegrist Major: Interdisciplinary studies (specialization: business communications and social entrepreneurship) Where you interned: StartUP FIU. Now I have a part-time job […]

My internship in public relations

My internship in public relations

Name: Kristine Hernandez Major: Public relations with a minor in anthropology (Honors College) Where you interned: National Voices for Equality, Education, and […]

My internship at Audi

My internship at Audi

Name: Jose Fernando Rojas Sanchez Major: Mechanical engineering Where you interned: For six months, I interned at the Audi lightweight design center in […]