Articles by: Cynthia Corzo

Real estate students raise the bar at national competition

Real estate students raise the bar at national competition

Skilled analysis, creativity and intense work propelled students in FIU’s Hollo School of Real Estate to the semi-final round of […]

Marketing students raise $7,000 for cystic fibrosis

Marketing students raise $7,000 for cystic fibrosis

A flash mob in the heart of FIU. Professors who were dared to show their skills in salsa and hip-hop, […]

Data Panthers win U.S. financial challenge, advance to Madrid

Data Panthers win U.S. financial challenge, advance to Madrid

Although they study analytics every day, students in FIU’s Information Systems and Business Analytics Department (ISBA) rarely have the chance to […]

Two alumni bring the maker movement to Wynwood

Two alumni bring the maker movement to Wynwood

  A quest for affordable and collaborative workspaces lit the spark for what is today Moonlighter Makerspace in Wynwood. The […]

MasterCard executives mentor business students

MasterCard executives mentor business students

MasterCard executive Jennifer Mohammed shares her experience at a mentoring event. Jennifer Mohammed MS ’08, a director of talent management […]

Sweet cravings, real estate lessons fuel success for Joseph’s Cookies

Sweet cravings, real estate lessons fuel success for Joseph’s Cookies

Barred by diabetes from eating sweets, Joseph Semprevivo was determined to find a way to enjoy the baked goods he […]

Students challenge faculty’s fitness levels to benefit Claire’s Place Foundation

Students challenge faculty’s fitness levels to benefit Claire’s Place Foundation

Students in the College of Business’ Marketing Department are challenging professors to complete a physical activity or fitness skill — […]

Innovation takes starring role in Herald business plan challenge

Innovation takes starring role in Herald business plan challenge

The 2016 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge, designed to open doors for new business ventures and start-ups throughout South Florida, […]

WordCamp brings leading WordPress experts to FIU Feb. 19-21

WordCamp brings leading WordPress experts to FIU Feb. 19-21

WordPress is the operating system that runs 25 percent of the web’s top million websites and more than half of websites […]

Small Business Development Center at FIU helps international foods distributor expand

Small Business Development Center at FIU helps international foods distributor expand

After nearly three decades in business, the owners of specialty foods distributor Ocho Rios International are no strangers to the […]

Global Sales Lab helps students practice business savvy

Global Sales Lab helps students practice business savvy

Business savvy and performance under pressure are key to sales success – and that’s why the College of Business’ new […]

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Learning about real estate along the Miami River

Learning about real estate along the Miami River

Students and faculty of FIU’s Hollo School of Real Estate spent a beautiful fall day cruising along the Miami River […]

First faculty tech consulting service helps small businesses

First faculty tech consulting service helps small businesses

Data analytics, one of the defining business tools of the 21st century, isn’t just for big firms. But sometimes, small […]

Combining work and school creates leadership payoff

Combining work and school creates leadership payoff

Twenty years ago, John Zamora, senior audit partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP, was like many of today’s students: juggling […]

Hall of Fame inductees share limelight with College of Business

Hall of Fame inductees share limelight with College of Business

FIU Business’ Hall of Fame Class of 2015 is now official. Five outstanding alumni and business icon Manny Medina were […]