Posts tagged with: "Social Innovation"

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Empowering Haiti one ‘sole’ at a time

The journey to changing the world began with handing out water bottles to earthquake survivors in Haiti. That’s when, in […]

A ‘pouf’ could change lives in India, with help from FIU students

A ‘pouf’ could change lives in India, with help from FIU students

It was a concept born in Venezuela and nurtured in Miami by FIU business students. Now, it’s flowering in India, […]

From left to right: Florida Atlantic University student Baruch Hen, FIU student 
Jose Morgan, MangoHacks mentor and University of Florida student Jacob Jenkins (UF), and FIU student Lukas Borges discussing during MangoHakcs

Student innovators work to solve problems at hackathon

Sleeping bags and pillows were strewn around classrooms in PG 6 Tech Station while a few students took a quick […]

Two alumni bring the maker movement to Wynwood

Two alumni bring the maker movement to Wynwood

  A quest for affordable and collaborative workspaces lit the spark for what is today Moonlighter Makerspace in Wynwood. The […]

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 […]

Felecia Hatcher of CodeFever founded Black Tech Week last year with her husband, Derick Pearson.

Black Tech Week at BBC to promote diversity in technology

It started as a way to make Black History Month in Miami more impactful – by expanding the conversation around […]

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Students study leadership at BBC summit

Students study leadership at BBC summit

On Saturday, Feb. 6, more than 220 students attended the 13th annual Student Leadership Summit at the Biscayne Bay Campus. […]

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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 […]