Posts tagged with: "Student Clubs"

Start freshman year off right

Start freshman year off right

Transitioning from high school to college can be stressful. It’s easy to become overwhelmed when you’re trying to cope with […]

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 […]

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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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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Student club fosters passion for gardening

Student club fosters passion for gardening

  Alana Rodriguez’s story is a familiar one. She moved to New York after high school to study psychology and […]

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Introduced: Ricardo Salafia ’18

Introduced: Ricardo Salafia ’18

With more than 54,000 students at FIU, there is no shortage of cool characters with interesting stories. The problem is, who […]

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Student club celebrates Haitian culture with FIU community

Student club celebrates Haitian culture with FIU community

  Bringing the creole flavor to campus, the Haitian Student organization (HSO) is exposing the FIU community to the food, […]

From left to right: Michael Leon, Xristian Carvajal, Paola Lopez and Paola Arango are helping restore the Pine Rockland ecosystem in a reserve behind Zoo Miami by removing weeds that could hurt species that only thrive in this ecosystem.

Tri-Beta commits to giving back

Biology is the study of living organisms. It’s all about life! That’s the point the biological honor society Beta Beta […]

FIU RESULTS fellows in Washington D.C. during the RESULTS International Conference. The day the photo was taken, the students were meeting with various South Florida representatives and their legislative aides. From left to right: Stephanie Martinez, Jose Sirven, Luc Pierre-Louis, Andrea Toledano, Ameer Cuffe.

Student club to fight poverty

Luc Pierre-Louis has seen poverty up close – and he wants to end it. An international relations and economics major, […]

Introducing an ancient sport to new students

Introducing an ancient sport to new students

For a moment, all I was focused on was the target in front of me and the bow and arrow […]

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Hold the beef: New student club represents vegans on campus

Hold the beef: New student club represents vegans on campus

by Gabriela Polanco In 2009, only 1 million people in the United States­–approximately 1 percent–reported being vegan or vegetarian. Today, […]

5 leadership tips from student leaders

5 leadership tips from student leaders

At FIU, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved. From social clubs to student government, there are literally hundreds […]

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Students network with Boeing professionals

Students network with Boeing professionals

After joining the Aerospace Engineering Club, mechanical engineering major Jorge Cisternas realized he wanted a job in the aerospace industry. And recently, Cisternas, now […]

Club Fair introduces diverse opportunities for students

Club Fair introduces diverse opportunities for students

With more than 200 student-run clubs and organizations on campus, it can be overwhelming to figure out which clubs might […]

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GLADES participates in the Campus Consciousness Tour, a day-long campus event with eco-friendly activities for students, in spring 2014.

Student ecology club named chapter of the year

When Christine Pardo ’14 set out to create a club for students interested in ecological sciences in 2013, she never […]