Posts tagged with: "Student success"

Grad student works to protect the nation as a cybersecurity warrior

Grad student works to protect the nation as a cybersecurity warrior

David Gabay has always wanted to serve his country. A cybersecurity warrior at FIU, Gabay is close to realizing his […]

Idea sparked in poetry class leads to successful business

Idea sparked in poetry class leads to successful business

Did you ever think a poetry class could lead you to your next big business idea? Alumnus Jose (Tony) A. […]

Octavio Avila-Cardet at Microsoft.

My internship as a software engineer at Microsoft

Name: Octavio Avila-Cardet Hometown: Guantanamo, Cuba What is your major? Computer science Where did you intern? What did you do […]

Aparajita Singh

Got my first job! Working for Intel

In this series, recent grads share their journey to landing that first job out of college. After years of studying […]

Giuliana Avogadro (striped shirt) surrounded by other Microsoft interns and company mentors.

My internship at Microsoft

  Name: Giuliana Avogadro Hometown: Mendoza, Argentina What is your major? B.S., Computer Science Where did you intern? Microsoft in Bellevue, Washington What did […]

Nafar and her husband traveling together.

Passion for travel inspires student’s ophthalmology research

Biomedical engineering doctoral student Zahra Nafar has always had a drive to see the world. While following her passion for […]

University launches Next Horizon: The Campaign for FIU with community celebration

University launches Next Horizon: The Campaign for FIU with community celebration

A little rain didn’t stop FIU in its pursuit of the Next Horizon! On Saturday, Jan. 26, the FIU Foundation, […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

On Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, President Mark B. Rosenberg shared the following message with the FIU community.  The final day of 2018 […]

Student scholars offer solutions on Latin America, Caribbean to federal and congressional decision makers

Student scholars offer solutions on Latin America, Caribbean to federal and congressional decision makers

The Future of the Latin America Fly-In students meet with Eliot Pedrosa ’95, U.S. Alternate Executive Director to the Inter-American […]

My internship at Michigan State University

My internship at Michigan State University

Name: Daniel Enrique Martinez Hometown: Cartagena, Colombia Major: I’m pursuing a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering. Where did you intern? What did you do […]

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FIU to share student success strategies through national initiative

FIU to share student success strategies through national initiative

FIU’s proactive, innovative approach to student success – which has resulted in increased retention and graduation rates – will now […]

My internship as a water engineer at Black and Veatch

My internship as a water engineer at Black and Veatch

Name: Melody Gonzalez Hometown: Rio Caribe, Venezuela What is your major? Civil Engineering Where did you intern? Black and Veatch, […]

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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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Silvina Di Pietro, chemistry graduate student,  at her internship at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.

DOE fellowship connects student to her family’s past

In 1952, a young Italian couple set voyage to Argentina in a cramped ship to flee the devastation of World […]

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Roberto Vazquez

My internship at the Department of Defense

Name: Roberto Andiarena Vazquez Hometown: Miami, Florida, but I am originally from Holguin, Cuba. Where did you intern? What did you do […]