Posts tagged with: "Global Learning"

Florida brain gain: FIU is ensuring that Sunshine State employers find the talent they need in new graduates

Florida brain gain: FIU is ensuring that Sunshine State employers find the talent they need in new graduates

Brian Castillo is the kind of young professional Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants to see more of. With a BS […]

Ana Correa visits a farm in Bluefields, Nicaragua during her summer internship with blueEnergy.

Applications open for summer fellowship in Nicaragua

FIU has teamed up with blueEnergy, local agencies and residents to build a sustainable community in Bluefields, Nicaragua. The nonprofit group blueEnergy offers college students internships […]

Calling all change makers, do gooders

Calling all change makers, do gooders

For a recent graduate, a three day trip to Washington, D.C., was all it took to spark a new passion. […]

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Memoirs of a Critical Language Scholar

Memoirs of a Critical Language Scholar

Eager to learn what the world has to offer, Margarita Rentis embarked on a global journey at FIU. Rentis, who is […]

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Is a backpacking trip right for you?

Is a backpacking trip right for you?

Do you have wanderlust? Are you itching to venture off the beaten path, and maybe save some money on your […]

Global Learning student prepared to lead after summer of social impact training

Global Learning student prepared to lead after summer of social impact training

By Eric Feldman With his bags barely unpacked, senior John Llanera stepped onto FIU’s campus this fall with a renewed excitement […]

Student access to The New York Times has gone digital

Student access to The New York Times has gone digital

You might have noticed that The New York Times (NYT) paper racks have been empty this semester. That’s because the […]

July 2017 in photos: SummerFest, volcano sharks and an elephant

July 2017 in photos: SummerFest, volcano sharks and an elephant

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 The summer is flying by! We’re wrapping up July and gearing up for August and […]

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Florida International University is being recognized for its efforts in internationalizing the campus through its Global Learning for Global Citizenship initiative.

Fully-online student hasn’t let distance hinder global learning experience

Aleta Neilson hasn’t let being a fully-online student stop her from being involved with campus life and global learning at FIU. Neilson […]

May 2017 in photos: Yoga turtle, commencement, study abroad

May 2017 in photos: Yoga turtle, commencement, study abroad

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 May marks the beginning of summer at FIU. We celebrated with the thousands of students […]

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Campus organization, study abroad prepare student for career in global health

Campus organization, study abroad prepare student for career in global health

By Eric Feldman When Global Learning student leader Patricia Medina was in high school, she knew that she wanted to study […]

Students from 4 countries reflect on ‘transformational’ D.C. trip

Students from 4 countries reflect on ‘transformational’ D.C. trip

By Eric Feldman Earlier this month, four FIU students spent three days in Washington, D.C., where they visited the offices […]

Bike drive helps newly arrived refugee families

Bike drive helps newly arrived refugee families

On October 13, 2016, Ali Al-Khattawi arrived in Miami from Iraq with his wife and three children. The refugee family […]

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FIU designated ‘Voter-Friendly Campus’

FIU designated ‘Voter-Friendly Campus’

FIU was recently named one of 83 campuses – and one of just six schools in Florida – designated as […]

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Recently FIU co-hosted the Institute of International Education Best Practices Conference at the Modesto A. Maidique campus.

FIU co-hosts international education conference

“International… it’s our middle name.” That’s the title of a historic FIU document dating back to 1974 – a mere […]