Articles by: Sissi Garland

My internships with ‘Latin American News Digest,’ State Department

My internships with ‘Latin American News Digest,’ State Department

Name: Edward O. Kennedy Jr. Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana Adopted hometown: Miami, Florida Major: I’m working on for my master’s in Latin American […]

TEDxFIU: What leads to juvenile false confessions?

TEDxFIU: What leads to juvenile false confessions?

Psychologist Lindsay C. Malloy has devoted her career to improving the treatment of children in the legal system, including the […]

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

Test of the FIU Alert emergency notification system

This is a test of the FIU Emergency Notification System. Thank you for participating. Please take a moment to fill […]

TEDxFIU: Defeating poverty with entrepreneurship

TEDxFIU: Defeating poverty with entrepreneurship

The journey to changing the world began with handing out water bottles to earthquake survivors in Haiti. That’s when, in […]

My internship at StartUp FIU

My internship at StartUp FIU

Name: Valeria Siegrist Major: Interdisciplinary studies (specialization: business communications and social entrepreneurship) Where you interned: StartUP FIU. Now I have a part-time job […]

My internship in public relations

My internship in public relations

Name: Kristine Hernandez Major: Public relations with a minor in anthropology (Honors College) Where you interned: National Voices for Equality, Education, and […]

My internship at Audi

My internship at Audi

Name: Jose Fernando Rojas Sanchez Major: Mechanical engineering Where you interned: For six months, I interned at the Audi lightweight design center in […]

Editors’ Picks: Our favorite stories of 2016

Editors’ Picks: Our favorite stories of 2016

As the year winds down, the FIU News team took a moment to reflect on the best stories of 2016. Here’s our […]

My internship at the Women’s Fund

My internship at the Women’s Fund

Name: Daniella Almanza Major: International relations and geography, Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs Where you interned: The Women’s Fund […]

My internship in magazine publishing

My internship in magazine publishing

Name: Carina Zatarain Hometown: Miami, Florida Major: English, College of Arts, Sciences and Education, and Honors College Where did you intern? I […]

My internship at the U.N. Office in Geneva

My internship at the U.N. Office in Geneva

Name: Jose Sirven Major: International Relations and Honors College Hometown: Miami, Florida Where you interned: The U.N. Office in Geneva, Switzerland (UNOG) […]

County officials appoint Guilarte to HIV/AIDS task force

County officials appoint Guilarte to HIV/AIDS task force

On this World AIDS Day, Miami-Dade County leads the nation in new HIV infections. Only 65 percent of those infected […]

Annette Dominguez gardening during her 2016 internship in Nicaragua.

My internship bringing sustainable solutions to Nicaragua

ColName: Annette Dominguez  Hometown: Miami, Florida Major: Sustainability with a certificate in public policy (Global Learning) Where did you intern and what […]

My internship at Apple

My internship at Apple

Name: Alastair Paragas Hometown: Manila, Philippines and Homestead, Florida Where did you intern? I worked at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, CA, as a […]

My internship viral mapping Zika

My internship viral mapping Zika

Name: Lillie Garvin Major: Psychology/Pre-Med track Hometown: Miami, Florida Where did you intern? Alliance for Global Justice (AFGJ), an organization that works with communities […]