Humans of FIU: March 2019

Stephanie Fernandez Feature

The following pieces of writing are from Elizabeth Hanly’s course: Creative Non-Fiction.   SPEED By: Carolina Fajardo   —   As I look down at my pink Casio watch on my wrist, I stumble into the kitchen with my heavy bag on my right shoulder, and see that it’s 9:30 AM. I have to be in my car already and …

Honors College students create water purification startup

Stephanie Fernandez Feature

From FIU News Posted by Claudie-Starah Heriveaux How do you get your water? You probably have a water fountain nearby and the tap at home or even a water bottle in your hands right now. Now, imagine having to walk many miles carrying gallons of water out of sheer necessity? Unfortunately, for some impoverished communities in third world countries, this …