Articles by: Isabel Gamarra

Kiersten Matsuda and a Girls Who Code Club student

Coding, friendship inspire the next generation of women in IT

As the sun begins to set, its light peering slowly through the all-glass wall on the south side of Tech […]

Undergrad research introduces students to the life sciences

Undergrad research introduces students to the life sciences

Earlier this month, more than 200 life sciences undergraduate faculty members and students from all across southern Florida judged or […]

FIU celebrates Maya Angelou’s legacy, brings together Little Haiti community

FIU celebrates Maya Angelou’s legacy, brings together Little Haiti community

Brave. That is the word used to describe women like Carlotta Walls LaNier and Maya Angelou whose courage and resilience […]

How an elevator pitch can help land your next internship

How an elevator pitch can help land your next internship

You are about to graduate from college and are looking to get some experience in your field before you walk […]

2016 Cuba experts list

2016 Cuba experts list

FIU, located in the heart of Miami’s Cuban-American community, has a wide array of experts on Cuba and the U.S.-Cuba […]

FIYou: Donnie Hale Jr.

FIYou: Donnie Hale Jr.

Name: Donnie Ray Hale Jr. EdD Job Title: Director, The Education Effect Campus: MMC/SASC 217 Hometown: Stockton, California What do you do in […]

Black Friday/Cyber Monday experts list

Black Friday/Cyber Monday experts list

FIU’s College of Business and College of Engineering & Computing have a wide array of experts on retail sales, marketing, […]

FIU salutes our veterans

FIU salutes our veterans

Winston Churchill once said:” Never give up. Never give up! Never give up!! Never, never, never-never-never-never!’” That is the message […]

Organization works to increase voting among millennials, Latinos

Organization works to increase voting among millennials, Latinos

With a big bright smile, Indiana Sanchez stands in the middle of the Graham Center passing out flyers. Inviting and […]

Max Mendez explains the heart valve replacement procedure

Students help build Miami’s first medical technology incubator

  As soon as you step into the lab at Owa Ehan (OE), the enthusiasm is palpable. Members of Miami MedTech […]

Program provides students with guaranteed job after graduation

Program provides students with guaranteed job after graduation

Kyle Nolan was born and raised in Pennsylvania where he graduated from high school in 2010. He then went on […]

FIU, Palm Beach State College look to expand partnership

FIU, Palm Beach State College look to expand partnership

According to a new report by Florida International University and the Creative Class Group, “Miami’s Great Inflection: Toward Shared Prosperity as a Creative and […]

Local high schoolers intern on campus for the summer

Local high schoolers intern on campus for the summer

Roberto Diaz helped code and design a video game based on FIU’s commencement. Janet Lofts edited a promotional video for the […]

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FIYou: Caryn Lavernia

FIYou: Caryn Lavernia

Name: Caryn Lavernia Hometown:  Hialeah, FL Job Title/Department: Assistant Vice President for Engagement Location/Campus: Engagement is systemic and we can be found in […]

Talent Development Network hits 2-year internship goal in 8 months

Talent Development Network hits 2-year internship goal in 8 months

Alma Ramirez, 25, is currently pursuing her MBA in healthcare administration at FIU, and she is already working part-time at Abeyon Healthcare. While […]

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