Posts tagged with: "FIU in DC"

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

International relations major wins inauguration essay contest, trip to D.C.

With preparations for the presidential inauguration in full swing in the nation’s capital, FIU hosted its first inauguration essay contest […]

FIU in D.C. debuts innovative bridge, high-rise design classes for professionals

FIU in D.C. debuts innovative bridge, high-rise design classes for professionals

For the first time last week, FIU in D.C. offered classes for engineering professionals and graduate students from around the country. “Design […]

Students hone career skills during D.C. visit

Students hone career skills during D.C. visit

After a historic election week in Washington, D.C., 20 FIU student leaders took to the skies to attend FIU in […]

Faculty experts from the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs discuss 2016 election results and what to expect from Donald Trump.

Top 10 takeaways on the 2016 election from faculty experts

  Republican Donald Trump’s surprising victory in the 2016 presidential election this week left pollsters and pundits around the globe […]

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2016 Election Events: Students, faculty analyze election, march to vote

2016 Election Events: Students, faculty analyze election, march to vote

As we’ve all seen in recent weeks, Florida is once again a major battleground state in the U.S. presidential election. […]

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Professors talk teacher diversity, climate change at White House summits

Professors talk teacher diversity, climate change at White House summits

Last week was a busy one in Washington, D.C. for FIU’s academic leaders, two of which were invited to the […]

Ashoka U's renewal interview with representatives of George Mason University

When students become social entrepreneurs, change happens

This past week in Washington D.C., FIU convened a select coalition of Ashoka Universities to explore opportunities for impacting social […]

FIU Drs. Raul Gonzalez and Angie Laird reflect on their day on Capitol Hill advocating for the ABCD study.

Researchers petition Congress for support of landmark brain study

This week, researchers from universities across the country gathered at FIU in D.C. to discuss an unprecedented study on adolescent brain […]

U.S. Dept. of Energy’s Grover Chamberlain and United States Postal Service’s Jimmy Ortiz share their experiences working with FIU students

D.C. employers praise FIU students’ work ethic, leadership

Summer 2016 included not just the launch of FIU in D.C., but also several months of programming for the university’s […]

Henry Artigues, Ethan Starkey, Larissa Ramos, Helen Cornely, Mark Macgowan from FIU at the NIH headquarters

National Institutes of Health hosts FIU to explore employment partnerships

On Thursday, Aug. 18, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) hosted FIU leaders for a day-long series of meetings to explore internship, employment […]

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 […]

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 […]

President Rosenberg meets with Congressman Curbelo

FIU in D.C.: Possible Pell grant increase, Rosenberg advocates for research grants

In the same week that the House Appropriations committee signaled a potential increase to Pell grant awards, President Mark B. […]

Panelists and employees of FIU in D.C. after the panel

FIU in D.C. panel: ‘Find what makes you unique in a very sharp town’

On June 29, FIU students, alumni and friends gathered at FIU in D.C. to network and speak with established professionals […]

June 2016 in photos

June 2016 in photos

We hope you are enjoying your summer, Panthers! As we flip the calendar from June to July, take a look at […]

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