Posts tagged with: "Alumni"

Computer science grad creates app for movie nights

Computer science grad creates app for movie nights

It’s movie night and hearing, “what are we going to watch?” can cause major stress when trying to select a […]

Reflecting on D-Day: Honor the sacrifice by living life to its fullest

Reflecting on D-Day: Honor the sacrifice by living life to its fullest

  Editor’s Note: In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day, June 6, 1944, we present again this essay from alumnus […]

Laura and Natalia Coronado

Got our first jobs! Twin sisters working for Intel

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

President Rosenberg discusses the Next Horizon campaign and the future of the university to a crowd of over 600 alumni and friends of FIU.

Alumni reception breaks attendance record, raises awareness for Next Horizon campaign

A record number of alumni and friends of FIU came out to the Alumni Association Annual Cocktail Reception this year […]

Law alumnus Desmond Meade recognized among TIME magazine’s “100 Most Influential People”

Law alumnus Desmond Meade recognized among TIME magazine’s “100 Most Influential People”

For College of Law alumnus Desmond Meade JD ’14, life is all about compassion, love and giving people a shot […]

Young alumnus’ gift lays foundation for media, technology institute

Young alumnus’ gift lays foundation for media, technology institute

The average age of philanthropists is 65, but Steven Cruz, 28, is bucking the trend. In support of the FIU […]

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Paula Mora turned her extensive internship experience as an undergraduate in international relations into a first job with the World Bank in Washington, D.C.

Got my first job! Working at the World Bank in D.C.

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

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Board of Governors approves alumni, conference center and hotel at FIU

Board of Governors approves alumni, conference center and hotel at FIU

Today the Florida Board of Governors approved a public-private partnership to establish an alumni, conference center and hotel on FIU’s […]

Royal Caribbean Day increases students’ competitiveness in the job market

Royal Caribbean Day increases students’ competitiveness in the job market

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) kicked off their first RCL Day at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus with smashing success. More than […]

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MCCJ’s Silver Medallion honorees showcase FIU’s commitment to Miami

MCCJ’s Silver Medallion honorees showcase FIU’s commitment to Miami

FIU is rife with Silver Medallion honorees. The Silver Medallion, awarded by MCCJ annually, recognizes community leaders who have made outstanding […]

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Idea sparked in poetry class leads to successful business

Idea sparked in poetry class leads to successful business

Did you ever think a poetry class could lead you to your next big business idea? Alumnus Jose (Tony) A. […]

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Freshman computer engineering student Ashley Rodriguez networks with alumnus Max Burwick 14 in a speed-mentoring session during Panther Alumni Week

Panther Alumni Week returns for sixth year to connect students, alumni

In February, hundreds of alumni flooded campus or checked in online to meet with current students and impart their knowledge […]

Got my first job! Working as a marketing specialist at VITAS Healthcare

Got my first job! Working as a marketing specialist at VITAS Healthcare

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

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Very Important Panther: Michael E. Mendez ’03 reimagines the gas station

Michael R. Mendez ’03, MBA ’10 Owner, Mendez Fuel Member, Dean’s Advisory Council, College of Law (2009-present) Member, Dean’s Advisory […]

Rene Formoso, project manager at NASA's Kennedy Space Center.

Alumnus works with NASA on making rocket fuel on Mars

Mars, known as the Red Planet and fourth planet from the Sun, has an atmosphere of more than 95 percent […]