Posts tagged with: "TEDxFIU"

5 tips on how to conquer public speaking

5 tips on how to conquer public speaking

Do you have a fear of speaking in front of groups? Presenting in front of an audience can seem like […]

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

TEDxFIU: Scientist translates high-frequency lake data to musical compositions

A classically trained musician,Evelyn Gaiser recently translated high-frequency lake data to musical compositions in order to better understand and describe […]

TEDxFIU: Mutant mosquitoes hold key to life-saving perfume

TEDxFIU: Mutant mosquitoes hold key to life-saving perfume

Matthew DeGennaro is determined to stop the world’s deadliest animal. Accounting for as many as 725,000 deaths worldwide every year, […]

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TEDxFIU: ‘I do not fit inside your box’

TEDxFIU: ‘I do not fit inside your box’

Isra Amin Ibrahim is a Sudanese-American diversity activist and a junior on a pre-medical track at FIU. An active participant […]

TEDxFIU: Why short cuts lead to dead ends

TEDxFIU: Why short cuts lead to dead ends

Spoken word artist and FIU alumnus Christopher James ‘15 has been using writing as his creative outlet for years. But […]

TEDxFIU: Finding love in arranged marriages

TEDxFIU: Finding love in arranged marriages

With his family’s counsel, modern, business-savvy Omar Durrani ‘13, MBA ‘16 embarked on a journey to find his soulmate through […]

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TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

TEDxFIU: Protect the girl child

A former refugee of Angola, Valeriana Chikoti-Bandua MA ’14 has a passion for gender equality and socio-cultural issues that’s inspired […]

November 2016 in photos: TEDxFIU, Walk on Water, Thanksgiving

November 2016 in photos: TEDxFIU, Walk on Water, Thanksgiving

The fall semester is almost over and November has been an exciting month at FIU. Between all the Thanksgiving festivities, […]

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Fifth annual TEDxFIU breaks attendance record

Fifth annual TEDxFIU breaks attendance record

TEDxFIU celebrated its fifth anniversary this year, christening the new Student Academic Success Center’s lecture hall as its inaugural event. […]

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Top 5 TEDxFIU videos of all time, tickets for 2016 now available

As we prepare to celebrate five years of TEDxFIU Nov. 16, we thought we’d share the talks and performances from the last four years […]

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TEDxFIU announces speakers for fifth annual event

TEDxFIU announces speakers for fifth annual event

Eight speakers will introduce their unexpected discoveries this November at the biggest TEDxFIU to date. The event has moved from […]

TEDxFIU: Fighting counterfeiters with data

TEDxFIU: Fighting counterfeiters with data

Graduate student Rhett Williamson gave the TEDxFIU 2015 audience a behind-the-scenes look at forensic chemistry and his ink library database […]

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TEDxFIU: Finding purpose and peace

TEDxFIU: Finding purpose and peace

Child advocate Nelson F. Hincapie ’06 has worked directly with hundreds of children in foster care and many who are aging […]

TEDxFIU: Sex, Lies and Ebola

TEDxFIU: Sex, Lies and Ebola

Two-time TEDxFIU speaker Dr. Aileen Marty has travelled all over the world studying dangerous diseases like leprosy and the plague. […]

TEDxFIU: Bringing art to children

TEDxFIU: Bringing art to children

Just a few years ago, management major Jonathan Wynn-Strachan was an honors high school student and student council member. He […]