Posts tagged with: "Global Learning"

To solve global problems, journalism can help

To solve global problems, journalism can help

  Journalism can help solve global problems, according to New York Times Deputy Editor for Digital Damien Cave. Cave, a […]

Alok Deoraj, M.S., Ph.D.

FIYou: Alok Deoraj

Professor Alok Deoraj of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work has been racking up the awards […]

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FIU's Tech Station is designed as a collaborative environment for FIU students.

Student-run hackathon to inspire entrepreneurship, innovation

  During the first weekend in March, 250 college students will hack day and night to make a new piece of technology […]

Ashoka U selects FIU for Changemaker Campus consortium

Ashoka U selects FIU for Changemaker Campus consortium

FIU students have shown time and again they are ready to make a difference at home or abroad long before […]

Florida International University is being recognized for its efforts in internationalizing the campus through its Global Learning for Global Citizenship initiative.

FIU recognized for innovative global learning initiatives

Florida International University is being recognized for innovation in preparing its students for living and working in an increasingly diverse […]

Transforming news of violence to stories of resilience

Transforming news of violence to stories of resilience

Ask the residents of Liberty Square how they would describe their community, and you’ll hear things like “resilient,” “neighborly,” and […]

Abbeygale Chen-See and Semira Sanchez, the two winners of Global Learning's inaugural Transformation Contest pose for a photo with the U.S. Capitol in the background.

Enter to win the opportunity to experience global careers in D.C.

The deadline has been extended to Friday, Jan. 29, at noon. Want to learn about diplomacy and international public service in the nation’s […]

Transforming stories of violence, tragedy to resilience, hope

Transforming stories of violence, tragedy to resilience, hope

FIU and Images & Voices of Hope co-host “Storytelling to Change the World” Oct. 28 Stories of violence and tragedy […]

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Results fellows and FIU students TruLe'sia Newberry and Oscar Ospina (far right) meet with U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen in Washington, D.C.

As poverty-fighting fellows, students learn to deliver results

Meeting Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of FL-27th District was a wonderful experience #FIU #MAKECHANGE @fiuinstagram #Voices4RESULTS #RESULTS A photo posted by […]

Internship sparks new career aspirations

Internship sparks new career aspirations

For FIU student Ana Correa, this was the summer of exploration. After taking a few classes in international relations, Correa […]

Trotting the globe for education

Trotting the globe for education

Medjy Pierre-Louis’ parents didn’t receive the best education in Haiti, she says, but it provided enough opportunity for them to […]

Middle School students in the HSO mentorship program learn to drum along to traditional Haitian folklore songs.

At student-led workshops, children learn about Haitian roots

Onè. Réspè. Honor. Respect. It’s a traditional Haitian greeting and for about 40 middle school students who are Haitian, of […]

Students participating in the Recreational Therapy study abroad course this summer took turns guiding each other through the Louvre museum while blindfolded to simulate blindness. Here they get a chance to interact with reproductions of famous sculptures on display in the museum.

Students become advocates for the disabled in Europe

Getting around in a wheelchair can be draining – especially when traveling abroad. “You’d think you’re there sitting and relaxing […]

Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet visited the Modesto A. Maidique Campus in the fall of 2014  to announce a partnership with FIU to establish the Peace Corps Prep Program.

FIU keeps top 10 Peace Corps ranking

FIU preserved its top 10 national ranking among Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) who contribute volunteers to the Peace Corps, the agency […]

Abbeygale Chen-See and Semira Sanchez, the two winners of Global Learning's inaugural Transformation Contest pose for a photo with the U.S. Capitol in the background.

Transformation contest winners travel to D.C.

Consider it mission accomplished – a contest that was intended to show students how diplomacy, foreign service and international development […]