Posts tagged with: "Global Learning"

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 […]

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 […]

Enter to win the opportunity to experience global careers in D.C.

Enter to win the opportunity to experience global careers in D.C.

If you’re seeking a career where you can make the world a better place, FIU has the opportunity for you. […]

Fulbright Program marks 70th anniversary with FIU visit

Fulbright Program marks 70th anniversary with FIU visit

Cultural exchange. Academic challenges. Professional opportunities. These are just some of the reasons that 370,000 participants have been attracted to […]

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My internship bringing sustainable solutions to Nicaragua

My internship bringing sustainable solutions to Nicaragua

ColName: Annette Dominguez  Hometown: Miami, Florida Major: Sustainability with a certificate in public policy (Global Learning) Where did you intern and what […]

My internship viral mapping Zika

My internship viral mapping Zika

Name: Lillie Garvin Major: Psychology/Pre-Med track Hometown: Miami, Florida Where did you intern? Alliance for Global Justice (AFGJ), an organization that works with communities […]

Global First Year program helps international students adapt to American college life

Global First Year program helps international students adapt to American college life

Growing up in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Ky Nguyen was shy and seldom ventured outside of her social circle. […]

Hilary Landorf and Mariusz Galczynski at FIU's Modesto A. Maidique Campus

CIES moves to FIU, Landorf named executive director

FIU students and faculty will gain direct access to a global network of leading educational scholars and potential collaborators through […]

National Security Advisor Susan Rice delivers the keynote address during the 2016 Spring Commencement ceremony for the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs.

Ambassador Susan Rice tells grads, ‘Your country needs you.’

National Security Advisor urges students to put their “higher education to a higher purpose”   It was clear Ambassador Susan […]

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The top 10 departments for global learning ranked

The top 10 departments for global learning ranked

In just five years, global learning has become an integral part of FIU, helping students gain a greater understanding of global […]

A ‘pouf’ could change lives in India, with help from FIU students

A ‘pouf’ could change lives in India, with help from FIU students

It was a concept born in Venezuela and nurtured in Miami by FIU business students. Now, it’s flowering in India, […]

University improves in key Peace Corps ranking

University improves in key Peace Corps ranking

FIU rose two spots to No. 6 nationally in the Peace Corps’ latest ranking of volunteer-producing Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI). With […]

Kimberly Bryant, CEO and co-founder of Black Girls Code, served as the 2016 keynote speaker at the Women Who Lead conference.

4 lessons young female leaders need to know to succeed

– by Gabriela Polanco  In 1984, 37.1 percent of computer science degrees were awarded to female students. By 1998, that […]