Posts tagged with: "Undergraduate Education"

Tips, strategies to minimize test stress

Tips, strategies to minimize test stress

Testing season is upon us. But for a lot of students, that means test stress is creeping in, as well. […]

FIU dual enrollment student Rebecca Rauch-Thane collects water samples in the estuary adjacent to FIU's Biscayne Bay Campus and Oleta River State Park.

Young scientist revitalizes Biscayne Bay

Rebecca Rauch-Thane, a dual enrollment student at FIU from Miami Beach Senior High School, is on a mission to improve […]

Adrienne Yuen, Academic Advisor in the College of Arts in Sciences

FIYou: Adrienne Yuen

Name: Adrienne Yuen Hometown: Miami, Fl Job Title/Department: Academic Advisor in the College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Psychology Campus: MMC In […]

50@50: Creating the First Year Experience course

50@50: Creating the First Year Experience course

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News is sharing 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ […]

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Messages of confidence, perseverance take center stage at BBC’s Diversity Day Sept. 30

Messages of confidence, perseverance take center stage at BBC’s Diversity Day Sept. 30

The 13th Annual Diversity Day will take place at Biscayne Bay Campus on Tuesday, Sept. 30, with five inspirational speakers […]

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Former foster care and homeless students at FIU gathered with community supporters and administrators for the Fostering Panther Pride welcome breakfast.

Foster youth program celebrates student successes at welcome breakfast

By the time she was 18 years old, Kenya Adeola had lived in nine different foster homes and attended five […]

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Success coach works to support former foster and homeless youth at FIU

Success coach works to support former foster and homeless youth at FIU

When Fostering Panther Pride’s new success coach, Ana Ramos, was required to do an internship at a community-based agency for […]

Fostering Panther Pride to assist homeless, former foster care students

Fostering Panther Pride to assist homeless, former foster care students

As a former foster care student, Ruth Rios did not have the typical college experience. “I didn’t have the same […]

FIYou: Valerie Morgan

FIYou: Valerie Morgan

Name: Valerie Morgan Hometown: Hampden, MA Job Title/Department: Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Education Campus: Biscayne Bay Campus In a nutshell: I […]

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Why I teach: A tribute to FIU alumnus Damion Dunn 1981-2012

Why I teach: A tribute to FIU alumnus Damion Dunn 1981-2012

I did something this spring that no teacher should have to do or even thinks of doing: I was a […]

Abdel Perea, '11, at Howard University for the Rangel Fellowship final interviews

FIU alumnus earns Capitol Hill internship experience

Abdel Perera, ‘11, is headed to Capitol Hill in May. The School of International and Public Affairs alumnus has been awarded […]

Raphael Garcia outside the White House. He is currently interning at a lobbying firm in D.C.

FIU alumni are Rangel finalists

FIU School of International and Public Affairs alumni, Ernesto Alfonso and Abdel Perrera, are finalists for the 2012 Rangel Program: […]

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange final interviews coming to FIU

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange final interviews coming to FIU

Three Panthers in the running for the 2012-2013 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) program won’t have to travel far for the […]

FIU’s new partnership brings high school students to campus

The Office of Undergraduate Education has developed an exciting new partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) that lets top […]