Posts tagged with: "Student success"

FIU graduates do well by doing good

FIU graduates do well by doing good

Social entrepreneurship runs deep with the class of 2017 While traveling in Asia, Ari Sernik volunteered at a Cambodian orphanage […]

Students in FIU's field excursion course visit Camex, a building materials company, in the Florida Keys to observe a limestone blast.

Spring breakers rocked by Florida Keys

This spring break, undergraduates in FIU’s field excursion course got their hands dirty developing their geology skills in the Florida Keys. The […]

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 team competes in regionals of $1 million Hult Prize

Student team competes in regionals of $1 million Hult Prize

  An all-female team working to restore dignity to millions of women refugees around the world was in Boston March […]

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 […]

Hacking your way into the job market

Hacking your way into the job market

By Sandeep Varry Missing out on sleep during weekends is generally not recommended, unless it can land you a dream job. […]

FIU in DC: Students, faculty and alumni are making a mark in the nation’s capital

FIU in DC: Students, faculty and alumni are making a mark in the nation’s capital

Jump to interactive content: Explore Panthers’ reach across D.C. Darren Martin didn’t know how cold it could get in Washington, D.C. […]

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My Internship with Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management

My Internship with Miami-Dade County Office of Emergency Management

Name: China Walker ’16 Major: Recent graduate of the master’s in disaster management program Where you interned: The Miami-Dade County Office […]

My internship at one of the world’s leading accounting firms

My internship at one of the world’s leading accounting firms

Name: Eric Hernandez Hometown: Miami, Florida Major: Accounting and business administration in finance Where did you intern? I was an […]

9 tips for crafting an awesome resume

9 tips for crafting an awesome resume

  Six seconds. That’s how long employers and recruiters spend looking at a resume on average. The question is: will your […]

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Adrian Mederos at work.

Keeping smart homes safe during disasters

Alarm systems and smoke detectors are some of the tools used today to keep homes safe. But as more smart […]

by Eduardo Merille

University initiative makes textbooks more affordable

Textbooks are expensive. Many cost well over $100. Four or five classes at that price puts a dent in anyone’s […]

New Career Closet needs donations

New Career Closet needs donations

Have work clothes you’ve been meaning to donate? Now is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning in your […]

Tips, strategies to minimize test stress

Tips, strategies to minimize test stress

Testing season is upon us. But for a lot of students, that means test stress is creeping in, as well. […]

Tips to ease the transition for transfer students

Tips to ease the transition for transfer students

From ensuring your credits transfer to adapting to a new school setting, moving to FIU from another college or university […]