Posts tagged with: "Politics and International Relations"

FIU Model UN is No. 1 in North America

FIU Model UN is No. 1 in North America

For the past half dozen years, FIU’s Model UN team has held steady in the Top 5 of Model UN […]

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Longstanding FIU partnership leads to legislative experience, full-time job

Longstanding FIU partnership leads to legislative experience, full-time job

Alfredo Oballos Diaz, a senior studying international relations, was one of 20 students to intern in Washington, D.C. this past […]

LACC at 40: Director Frank Mora on the center’s accomplishments—and the work ahead

LACC at 40: Director Frank Mora on the center’s accomplishments—and the work ahead

Frank O. Mora is the director of the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center and a professor in the […]

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From left to right: Michael Camilleri of the Inter-American Dialogue; author Raul Stolk; Tamara Taraciuk of Human Rights Watch; Michael Shifter of IAD; and Frank Mora, director of the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center.

Policymakers unveil report on next steps in Venezuela crisis

As the crisis in Venezuela continues to dominate headlines, a team of prominent policy experts from the region recently came […]

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Dorysped Mancebo shared her story at an FIU Next Horizon kickoff event in January.

Student who is blind on mission to serve, inspire others to have heart

    When international relations major Dorysped Mancebo was 8 years old, she decided she would attend FIU. At the […]

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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FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg welcomes the Colombian community and other attendees to “PorColference 2019”.

Colombian leaders urge unity, action at PorColference

By Maria Pinero Every year, PorColombia – the largest organization of Colombian students and professionals in the United States – […]

Kate Yglesias Houghton '06 teaches a course with the FIU Honors College, titled: The Cancer Wars.

Tackling cancer in the classroom

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

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My internship with Congresswoman-elect Debbie Mucarsel-Powell

My internship with Congresswoman-elect Debbie Mucarsel-Powell

Name: Gabriela D. Hernandez Hometown: Miami, FL Major: Political Science & International Relations Where did you intern? What did you do there? I […]

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FIU 2018 Political Experts

FIU 2018 Political Experts

Florida International University has several experts on local, state, national and international politics, as well as other fields, available to […]

The Hon. Maria Elena Torano, a member of the Dean's Advisory Council at the Green School, introduces keynote speaker Anne C. Richard at the Forum on Inclusive Immigration Reform.

No easy answers in U.S. immigration debate

Advocates, scholars and students come together to discuss the future of immigration reform in the U.S. When Anne C. Richard […]

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Marcus Frias at the Russel Senate Office Building

My internship with Sen. Charles E. Schumer

Name: Marcus A. Frias Hometown: I was born in the Bronx, New York, but have lived in seven different states. […]

Road to FIU ’22: Alex Anacki

Road to FIU ’22: Alex Anacki

Leading up to the start of the fall semester, FIU News will be highlighting standout members of the Class of […]

From Tango to politics: My summer exploring Argentina

From Tango to politics: My summer exploring Argentina

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2018 series highlighting the summer adventures of FIU students. Earlier this summer, […]

Grad student researches role of women in guerilla groups

Grad student researches role of women in guerilla groups

Doctoral student earns NSF Fellowship for her research project Battles, revolts and guerillas are often associated with men. Men fighting, […]

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