Posts tagged with: "Honors College"

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 […]

From left to right: Florida Atlantic University student Baruch Hen, FIU student 
Jose Morgan, MangoHacks mentor and University of Florida student Jacob Jenkins (UF), and FIU student Lukas Borges discussing during MangoHakcs

5 takeaways from winning a hackathon

In February, more than 250 students from around the country made their way to FIU Tech Station for MangoHacks ’17, […]

2017 Outstanding Student Life Award winners with Larry Lunsford, vice president for Student Affairs.

Students recognized at annual Outstanding Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 6, more than 40 finalists competed for 15 awards, varying from service and spirit to leadership and […]

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Muslim-American journalist Noor Tagouri headlines FIU’s Diversity Week

Muslim-American journalist Noor Tagouri headlines FIU’s Diversity Week

  By Marlynn Jones Noor Tagouri, a first-generation Libyan-American and on-air journalist for Newsy, was the keynote speaker for FIU […]

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga, meditation helps students manage stress and academics

Yoga. Tai chi. Meditation. In recent years, the United States has seen a surge in practices promising a calmer, more […]

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Undergraduate research 101

Undergraduate research 101

  Good GPA, campus involvement and an internship. Most students cite these among a checklist of qualities employers and graduate […]

Introducing the Everglades to Sweetwater Elementary students

Introducing the Everglades to Sweetwater Elementary students

By Yanina Onyewenjo This winter, a group of students from the Honors College Everglades class embarked on an adventure –not […]

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

With preparations for the presidential inauguration in full swing in the nation’s capital, FIU hosted its first inauguration essay contest […]

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 in magazine publishing

My internship in magazine publishing

Name: Carina Zatarain Hometown: Miami, Florida Major: English, College of Arts, Sciences and Education, and Honors College Where did you intern? I […]

My internship at the U.N. Office in Geneva

My internship at the U.N. Office in Geneva

Name: Jose Sirven Major: International Relations and Honors College Hometown: Miami, Florida Where you interned: The U.N. Office in Geneva, Switzerland (UNOG) […]

When art and engineering collide

When art and engineering collide

    By Yanina Onyewenjo Walking through shreds of colorful paper growing on trees like fungi, you look around, and […]

Students take part in early voting march to the polls

Students take part in early voting march to the polls

Like many Americans this year, freshman marketing student Christy Rivera still wasn’t sure for whom she would be casting her vote […]

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Alumni sharing life lessons

Alumni sharing life lessons

Successful graduates counsel students on achieving goals and attaining dreams. WANTED: A professional with demonstrated success in his or her […]

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Once on the receiving end, students now make a difference for local youngsters

Once on the receiving end, students now make a difference for local youngsters

Coming full circle Aaron Armbrister knows the challenges that children in underserved communities face. For many years, he was one […]

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