Articles by: Patricia Cárdenas

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.” […]

Frost Art Museum welcomes amateurs to monthly drawing salons

Frost Art Museum welcomes amateurs to monthly drawing salons

I always wanted to be an artist, I thought to myself as I drew a three-eyed goat climbing an abstract […]

Faculty and staff celebrate FIU as a “Great College to Work For”

Faculty and staff celebrate FIU as a “Great College to Work For”

Faculty and staff whooped it up today as they gathered to celebrate the university’s being ranked a “Great College to […]

The award-winning fleet that keeps FIU ‘rolling’

The award-winning fleet that keeps FIU ‘rolling’

As soon as you step foot onto campus, you can spot them on any corner. Five-hundred and twenty units of […]

StartUP FIU’s The Rumcake Factory lands Whole Foods gig

StartUP FIU’s The Rumcake Factory lands Whole Foods gig

Cayenne pepper, garlic, thyme and lots of lemon. These are the signature flavors of Creole Louisiana cuisine. Elena and Larry […]

College of Law grads stand out nationally

College of Law grads stand out nationally

In a time when law school grads have to work harder than ever to gain employment after graduation, FIU College […]

The rewarding life of a professional artist

The rewarding life of a professional artist

If you asked alumna and FIU employee Peggy Nolan whether or not she had any doubts about deciding to study […]