Articles by: Patricia Cárdenas

WDNA’s student-run show spotlights FIU talent

WDNA’s student-run show spotlights FIU talent

It’s a regular Tuesday morning at Miami public jazz station WDNA and Colin Miller, the host of its weekly FIU […]

Many celebrities, including artist Romero Britto, supported FIU by attending this year's Festival.

Wine and dine with the stars: 5 reasons to attend SOBEWFF®

Eat. Drink. Educate. One of the most exciting and anticipated events of the year is slowly approaching. The 18th annual Food […]

Wolfsonian collaborates with Italian sister museum on textile exhibit

Wolfsonian collaborates with Italian sister museum on textile exhibit

In the Ligurian city of Genoa, lives The Wolfsoniana, sister to The Wolfsonian—FIU in Miami Beach. Mitchell “Micky” Wolfson Jr., […]

Students pour their own brew at Nov. 10 beer festival

Students pour their own brew at Nov. 10 beer festival

If a year ago, someone had told English major Julian Balboa that he would be brewing his own beer and […]

Hospitality alumna finds her calling in beer

Hospitality alumna finds her calling in beer

The first time Rebecca Masihdas ’18 tried craft beer, she was amazed. “I didn’t know beer could taste that way.” “It […]

New Wolfsonian-FIU exhibition looks at history of Art Deco

New Wolfsonian-FIU exhibition looks at history of Art Deco

Walking down Ocean Drive in South Beach, it’s impossible not to spot the endless row of pastel-colored Art Deco structures […]

From SOBEWFF® internship to dream job

From SOBEWFF® internship to dream job

When it comes to networking and hospitality, FIU students and alumni have a unique advantage. FIU’s Chaplin School of Hospitality […]

Guy Fieri and psychology student Angelic Cox, the 2018 winner, show off “The Jerk Man Burger,” her original recipe.

Make Red Robin’s next great burger for $10,000

What is your dream burger? Is it the classic beef patty sandwiched between bacon, cheese, lettuce and tomato? Or a […]

CARTA student defeats cancer, earns scholarship

CARTA student defeats cancer, earns scholarship

Luiza Mello was flying back to Miami from a study abroad trip in Europe when she noticed a lump protruding […]

Your brain is a work of art

Your brain is a work of art

What do you see when you look at this image? Tomás R. Guilarte asks his 8-year-old daughter Sofia this very […]

South Florida News Service is producing award-winning journalists

South Florida News Service is producing award-winning journalists

In a competitive industry where experience is key, a prestigious award can help you stand out when entering the workforce. […]

Celebrating 30 years of student radio

Celebrating 30 years of student radio

When you walk into the studios of FIU’s student radio station, it’s clear the place is rich with history. There’s the […]

5 ways to be more creative  

5 ways to be more creative  

Are you a writer? Perhaps a scientist? Or a humanitarian in the making? Whatever your calling, there is a skill […]

Road to FIU ’22: Gisell Rodriguez

Road to FIU ’22: Gisell Rodriguez

Leading up to the start of the fall semester, FIU News will be highlighting several standout members of the Class […]

Giving at-risk youth a chance to work in hospitality

Giving at-risk youth a chance to work in hospitality

It was Ghandi who said, “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” […]