Articles by: Isabel Gamarra

Alina Parbtani, Assistant Director of Engagement, Joanna Garcia, Associate Director,Center for Leadership and Service, 	
Patricia Lopez-Guerrero, Director, Center for Leadership and Service

FIU named Engaged Campus of the Year

In recognition of the university’s commitment to community engagement and public service, FIU was recognized as the Engaged Campus of the […]

A little cafecito with your collaboration

A little cafecito with your collaboration

Research by well-regarded MIT management professor Thomas Allarn tells us that creating “collaboration and collision spaces enables communication for inspiration.” In […]

Internship program introduces high school students to different career fields

Internship program introduces high school students to different career fields

  High school senior Sebastian Sanchez spent his five-week  internship scouring FIU websites to ensure they were compliant with the Americans […]

FIYou: James Knapp

FIYou: James Knapp

Name: James Knapp ’05, MS ’08 Hometown: Pembroke Pines/ Hollywood Job Title/Department: Executive Director of Strategic Partnerships, FIU Office of Engagement. […]

Got my first job! Working for the Talent Development Network

Got my first job! Working for the Talent Development Network

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

Collaboration, integration essential for growth of life sciences in South Florida

Collaboration, integration essential for growth of life sciences in South Florida

What will distinguish South Florida from other innovation clusters across the nation? Collaboration. “Collaboration and how community gets built will […]

FIU’s Ishoof joins Marshall Memorial Fellowship

FIU’s Ishoof joins Marshall Memorial Fellowship

FIU Vice President for Engagement Saif  Y. Ishoof  has been selected to be a member of the Marshall Memorial Fellowship this fall. The […]

Kiersten Matsuda and a Girls Who Code Club student

Coding, friendship inspire the next generation of women in IT

As the sun begins to set, its light peering slowly through the all-glass wall on the south side of Tech […]

Undergrad research introduces students to the life sciences

Undergrad research introduces students to the life sciences

Earlier this month, more than 200 life sciences undergraduate faculty members and students from all across southern Florida judged or […]

FIU celebrates Maya Angelou’s legacy, brings together Little Haiti community

FIU celebrates Maya Angelou’s legacy, brings together Little Haiti community

Brave. That is the word used to describe women like Carlotta Walls LaNier and Maya Angelou, whose courage and resilience […]

How an elevator pitch can help land your next internship

How an elevator pitch can help land your next internship

You are about to graduate from college and are looking to get some experience in your field before you walk […]

2016 Cuba experts list

2016 Cuba experts list

FIU, located in the heart of Miami’s Cuban-American community, has a wide array of experts on Cuba and the U.S.-Cuba […]

FIYou: Donnie Hale Jr.

FIYou: Donnie Hale Jr.

Name: Donnie Ray Hale Jr. EdD Job Title: Director, The Education Effect Campus: MMC/SASC 217 Hometown: Stockton, California What do you do in […]

Black Friday/Cyber Monday experts list

Black Friday/Cyber Monday experts list

FIU’s College of Business and College of Engineering & Computing have a wide array of experts on retail sales, marketing, […]

FIU salutes our veterans

FIU salutes our veterans

Winston Churchill once said:” Never give up. Never give up! Never give up!! Never, never, never-never-never-never!’” That is the message […]