Posts tagged with: "Worlds Ahead graduates"

Memoirs of a Critical Language Scholar

Memoirs of a Critical Language Scholar

Eager to learn what the world has to offer, Margarita Rentis embarked on a global journey at FIU. Rentis, who is […]

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Commencement helps student land her first job post-graduation

Commencement helps student land her first job post-graduation

To say that recent graduate Nykeema Radway ’17 walked across the commencement stage straight into her first full-time job nine […]

FIU Summer 2017 graduates overcome challenges, change lives

FIU Summer 2017 graduates overcome challenges, change lives

Almost 4,000 FIU students will graduate next week – many of them overcoming challenges and changing lives on their way […]

Alumnus with rare neurological disorder wants to help others

Alumnus with rare neurological disorder wants to help others

It starts innocently enough. Without warning the walls of the room around you stretch out and away. The room doubles […]

Alumna earns prestigious Pickering Fellowship

Alumna earns prestigious Pickering Fellowship

  Alumna Kamila Manzueta ’17 has been selected as one of 30 students across the country – and one of only […]

Syrian refugee recognized as Worlds Ahead graduate

Syrian refugee recognized as Worlds Ahead graduate

By Andrea Perez For the past five-and-a-half years, anti-regime protests and escalating violence have spiraled into an ongoing civil war […]

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Remy Dou

Researcher finds passion for science, not grades, key to STEM career

Remy Dou always dreamed of a science career. That dream, Remy hoped, would be realized at Harvard. He applied. He […]

FIU graduates do well by doing good

FIU graduates do well by doing good

Social entrepreneurship runs deep with the class of 2017   While traveling in Asia, Ari Sernik volunteered at a Cambodian […]

FIU graduates overcome odds, uplift our community

FIU graduates overcome odds, uplift our community

FIU to celebrate the graduation of more than 4,900 in ceremonies Dec. 11 – 14 Tiffany Gomez, 27, and her […]

Husband, wife military medics graduate together

Husband, wife military medics graduate together

From enlisting in the service to walking down the aisle to walking across the stage at FIU’s graduation, Air Force […]

Jolene Fan

Worlds Ahead grad excels in computer engineering

Jolene Fan moved across the country when she was only 16 to study computer engineering at FIU. Today she is […]

Driven and talented, FIU grads beat the odds

Driven and talented, FIU grads beat the odds

U.S National Security Advisor Ambassador Susan Rice to serve as commencement speaker  FIU commencement ceremonies being held May 7- 11. Shonda and Shalisha […]

FIU graduates reach higher, overcome setbacks

FIU graduates reach higher, overcome setbacks

  In February 2005, Robert Bozeman, Jr., was shot in the head after going to a nightclub with friends. He was […]

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FIU students persevere, graduate

FIU students persevere, graduate

Oliver Stensby, 28, should have walked across the commencement stage two and a half years ago, but the hospitality major […]