Posts tagged with: "Honors College"

Honors College students finish Top 10 in Johns Hopkins MedHacks 2.0

Honors College students finish Top 10 in Johns Hopkins MedHacks 2.0

By: Aaron Rodriguez-Pupo Nearly 50 teams from colleges around the country converged last month on Johns Hopkins University to compete […]

Finance student excels as young investor

Finance student excels as young investor

Carlo Trabanco got his start investing at age 15, when he visited the Capital Markets Lab at FIU’s College of […]

My internship at the Department of Energy

My internship at the Department of Energy

Name: Alexis Smoot Year and major: Undergraduate in Environmental Engineering and Honors College Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee Where you interned: Office of Environmental Management […]

Business student mentors startups in Gaza

Business student mentors startups in Gaza

In June of 2015, international business major Tara Demren decided on a whim to participate in StartUp Weekend Miami. She and […]

Thailand

My way in: Studying in Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand

Last summer, Leyanis Diaz ’15 traveled to Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand as part of the Honors College’s study abroad program. Diaz […]

5 questions for the vice president for Engagement

5 questions for the vice president for Engagement

Vice President for University Engagement Saif Ishoof works to build public and private partnerships that capitalize upon FIU’s capacity to […]

Alumna hopes debate inspires at-risk students to go to college

Alumna hopes debate inspires at-risk students to go to college

– By Stephanie Villavicencio Nalisa Saati ’10, an FIU Honors College alumna, is providing at-risk students in Miami-Dade County with […]

Poetry from 40,000 feet: Look down and read between the lines

Poetry from 40,000 feet: Look down and read between the lines

Park on Blue Garage’s rooftop, and experience poetry. A gigantic poem written in between the lines of parked cars is the latest […]

Strong partnership between students and mentors sparks cutting-edge research

Strong partnership between students and mentors sparks cutting-edge research

Written by Daniela Hernandez Everyone has their own definition of mentor: a trusted counselor, a professor, a confidant. For most […]

FIU names 2016 Student Employee of the Year

FIU names 2016 Student Employee of the Year

Jobs on campus are useful tools for students looking to earn money and gain real-world experience while they study without […]

A&V students like Michelle Ozaeta (in black dress) led tours of the exhibit the opening night

Honors College students learn the art of curation

To blur the lines and bridge the gap between art and the rest of the world, that is the goal of the […]

Annual Torch Awards gala celebrates 15th anniversary

Annual Torch Awards gala celebrates 15th anniversary

The annual Torch Awards celebrated its 15th anniversary March 19 with a gala honoring distinguished alumni in the FIU community. […]

French Consulate Philippe Létrilliart (left) present World War II Veteran Julian Wohlfeld with the Legion of Honor medal

WWII veterans receive Legion of Honor, impact students

  Journalism icon Tom Brokaw has called them the Greatest Generation that ever lived. Some were 18 or 20, others 22, […]

Panther Alumni Week grows in size, impact

Panther Alumni Week grows in size, impact

When does Miami’s classic 3:05 cafecito break become an opportunity for a student to sit down and network with an accomplished […]

Why we love ‘Star Wars’

Why we love ‘Star Wars’

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the expertise and diverse perspectives of members of the university community. In […]