Post Tagged with: "Office of Engagement"

Helios Education Foundation present a check for $100,000 to FIU and the Beacon Council’s One Community One Goal partnership in support of the newly launched internships initiative, Talent Development Council.

Economic development, higher education leaders launch talent development network

In response to the need to build and retain talent in South Florida, economic development leaders and higher education institutions […]

This 25-year-old analog projector will be replaced by a state-of-the-art digital projector with enhanced sound and lighting.

Planetarium at Booker T. Washington to reopen as part of FIU’s Education Effect

  In the early 1990s, students at Booker T. Washington Senior High School in Overtown studied the planets, stars and […]

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FIU and Miami-Dade schools strategize for student success

FIU and Miami-Dade schools strategize for student success

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg and Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho convened their leadership teams June 16 to […]

FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

FIU in D.C. Summer Internship Experience launches

More than 45 of FIU’s brightest minds are interning in federal agencies, private firms, non-profit organizations and national organizations across […]

Rev. Al Sharpton tours the aquaponics lab and organic garden at Miami Northwestern Senior High School in Liberty City with Maria Lovett, partnership director for The Education Effect.

Rev. Sharpton tours Education Effect sites, urges students to ‘be their own fan club’

Rev. Al Sharpton peered inside the aquaponics tank at Miami Northwestern Senior High School – brimming with tilapia raised by […]

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White House advisor David Johns, far right, visited Miami Northwestern Senior High School recently to learn more about The Education Effect.

White House advisors visit FIU, Miami Northwestern to discuss partnerships

After visiting the organic garden at Miami Northwestern Senior High School and seeing how students harvest nutritious, edible plants to […]

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FIU students showcase work at STEM Research Symposium

FIU students showcase work at STEM Research Symposium

Psychology major Marcela Ramos may have found a way to encourage more women to work in science, technology, engineering and […]

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FIU student Xu Huizhong dressed up as D-Rop, a water conservation mascot to educate preschoolers on water conservation.

Mayor’s executive interns making a difference in Miami-Dade County

When FIU senior William Gomez and his team took a close look at Miami-Dade County’s IT help desk, they quickly […]

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Michael Padykula, who interned last summer with the Global Giving Foundation, met Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen.

D.C. summer internships pay dividends

Rather than spending Spring Break on the beach, FIU student Barbara Ruiz decided to spend her time this semester pursuing […]

FIU to showcase student research at Life Sciences South Florida STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium

FIU to showcase student research at Life Sciences South Florida STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium

FIU and Life Sciences South Florida will host the Second Annual STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium to showcase original student research […]

Success coach works to support former foster and homeless youth at FIU

Success coach works to support former foster and homeless youth at FIU

When Fostering Panther Pride’s new success coach, Ana Ramos, was required to do an internship at a community-based agency for […]

FIU hosts BioFlorida’s First Latin America-U.S. Conference in Life Sciences

FIU hosts BioFlorida’s First Latin America-U.S. Conference in Life Sciences

FIU will host the inaugural BioFlorida Latin America & Caribbean Life Sciences Conference, a two-day event (March 27-28) focused on […]

The Lennar Foundation presented a check to FIU to launch The Education Effect at Booker T. Washington Senior High School in Overtown.

FIU, The Lennar Foundation expand Education Effect to Booker T. Washington Senior High in Overtown

It was a celebration that included the top high school defensive lineman in the state who also happens to play […]

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Katherine Cruz, Jennifer Vidal, Alexandra Osorio, Tristan Seupersad and Brian Perez interned at Baptist Health South Florida, one of 10 companies recognized by FIU for their outstanding internship programs.

FIU recognizes 10 companies for outstanding internship programs

After just a week, FIU senior Jennifer Vidal felt as if she knew the ropes at her internship at Baptist […]

Students demonstrated their blender bikes to the public at SOBEWFF's Fun and Fit as a Family event.

Miami Northwestern students whip up “Bull Slushees” at SOBEWFF

Months of preparation paid off last weekend for about 25 Miami Northwestern Senior High School (MNW) students who had the […]

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