Student Spotlight: Amelia Raudales

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Name: Amelia Raudales What grade are you in? I am in my sophomore year What is your major? My major is International Relations. How long have you been in the Honors College?  This is my 2nd year in the Honors College What’s one interesting fact about you? An interesting fact about me is that I have 3 jobs: Writing Assistant for Center of Excellence in …

Got my first job! Working as a staff assistant for Congresswoman Donna Shalala

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Name: Diana Garcia Hometown: Pembroke Pines, Florida Degree/Major: I am a junior working toward a bachelor’s in international relations and philosophy Where are you working? Title? I work as a staff assistant at the U.S. House of Representatives in the District Office of Congresswoman Donna Shalala (FL-27). How did you get your job? I began interning at Congresswoman Donna Shalala’s …

Student Spotlight: Abraham Alonso

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Name: Abraham Alonso What grade are you in? Sophomore What is your major? Biology with a Chemistry minor How long have you been in the Honors College? I’ve been with the Honors College for a year now. What’s one interesting fact about you? I am double jointed. This condition allows me to have hyper-flexibility. Due to shallow joint sockets in my arms, I can …

I am the Homecoming Prince, but how?

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Rahul Mittal is an Honors College student and Computer Science major. Rahul was chosen as this years Homecoming Prince and has written a piece on his personal experience throughout the journey of earning the title. Read Rahul’s article here. The Honors College is proud of Rahul and his dedication to his studies and engagement within the University and the community.

Student Spotlight: Kayla Jolly

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Name: Kayla Jolly Major: Social work with a minor in history How long have you been in the Honors College? This is my 3rdyear in the Honors College program. What’s one interesting fact about you? An interesting fact about me is that I’m obsessed with Power Rangers. What’s your dream job? My dream job is to work as a social work researcher. What are your …

My internship at Boston Scientific

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Name: Tina Marie Suizzo Major: Mechanical Engineering Where did you intern? Boston Scientific Corporation (BSC), a manufacturer of medical devices. What did you do there? I was a supplier engineering intern. How did you get your internship? BEYA Conference in Washington, D.C. I got an on-site interview and offer. What projects did you work on? I have a non-disclosure agreement …

20th Annual Dean’s Welcome

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On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, the Honors College celebrated its new students by officially inducting them into the Honors College. Dr. Joseph Lichter served as the keynote speaker for the event and the Honors College recognized the top ten students who earned the most engagement points and the top ten students who earned the most volunteer hours. In addition, Junior …

Welcome to Fall 2019!

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The Honors College is proud to welcome over 1,000 new brilliant students to Honors. To our returning students, welcome back! We are so excited to have you at our FIU. Be sure to stay up-to-date with our events and activities by following us on Instagram (@fiuhonors) and Facebook (@FIU Honors College), as well as Twitter (@fiuhonors).

Congratulations to our Summer 2019 graduates!

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On Thursday, July 25, 2019 the Honors College held the Summer 2019 Graduation Assembly to honor graduating seniors. Students received their Honors College certificate, medallion, and tassel. To see pictures from the ceremony, visit our Facebook page.

Experience Italia

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Honors College student and micro-influencer Lily Fonte produced this incredible video to share her experience during our 2019 Italy study abroad program. Check out the full video below: