Articles by: Alexandra Pecharich

FIU business incubator meets the community

FIU business incubator meets the community

StartUP FIU had its coming out party this week at a luncheon in Miami’s Little River neighborhood. In attendance: more […]

Navy veteran makes triumphant return to civilian life

Navy veteran makes triumphant return to civilian life

Double-alumna Roya Gordon is a former intelligence specialist for the U.S. Navy. This month she starts a full-time job as a critical infrastructure […]

Very Important Panther: Margarita Villacampa ’90

Very Important Panther: Margarita Villacampa ’90

Margarita Villacampa ’90 Senior vice president and private client advisor, U.S. Trust Bank of America FIU Bachelor of Business Administration […]

Students: 5 ways to make voting easier

Students: 5 ways to make voting easier

Voting is one of a U.S. citizen’s most important rights, but FIU students casting a ballot for the first time […]

Cast your presidential ballot TODAY

Cast your presidential ballot TODAY

Presidential Election Day 2016 is still two weeks away, but South Florida residents can vote in person even sooner. Starting […]

FIU gives outdoor artwork the love it deserves

FIU gives outdoor artwork the love it deserves

FIU has righted a sinking ship. The outdoor sculpture “Journey’s End” first docked on campus in 1997. Sometimes referred to […]

Peer-to-peer mentoring: Young people empower their contemporaries

Peer-to-peer mentoring: Young people empower their contemporaries

The word “mentor” typically conjures an image of someone older, an individual in a leadership position who shepherds a young […]

5 tips for finding a mentor later in life

5 tips for finding a mentor later in life

Looking for someone to help you achieve more? Need advice about advancing in your chosen field? Want to make improvements […]

Guiding the way: Mentorship feeds drive to succeed

Guiding the way: Mentorship feeds drive to succeed

Not quite a partnership, not strictly a friendship, the mentoring relationship—in any of its various forms—feeds the drive to succeed. […]

My internship at the Department of Labor

My internship at the Department of Labor

Name: Bryan Benitez Year and major: Senior, criminal justice major, Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs Hometown: Miami Where you […]

FIYou: Chaim Lieberperson

FIYou: Chaim Lieberperson

Name: Chaim Lieberperson Hometown: Spring Valley, New York Job Title: Museum Educator, Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, on Miami Beach In […]

My internship at Pricewaterhouse Coopers

My internship at Pricewaterhouse Coopers

Name: Alec Sanchez Year and Major: Senior, School of Accounting, College of Business Hometown: Miami Where you interned: Pricewaterhouse Coopers […]

Clinton makes campaign appearance at FIU

Clinton makes campaign appearance at FIU

FIU shared the political spotlight over the weekend when Hillary Clinton stopped on campus to introduce her vice presidential running […]

FIU at I-75 keeps BA degrees in sight for transfer students

FIU at I-75 keeps BA degrees in sight for transfer students

FIU has teamed up with Broward College to share space and open doors to ever-greater numbers of students. Working side-by-side […]

Former FIU First Lady Mary Ann Wolfe remembered

Former FIU First Lady Mary Ann Wolfe remembered

President Mark B. Rosenberg sent the following message to the FIU community on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Dear members of the FIU […]