20th Annual Dean’s Welcome

Stephanie Fernandez Feature, Uncategorized

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 …

Honors College Panther Mock Trial Team advance in AMTA’s regional tournament

Stephanie Fernandez Feature, Spotlight, Uncategorized

The FIU Honors College Panther Mock Trial team is bringing home an official regional win from AMTA’s Southeast Regional Competition and two individual Best Attorney Awards! 30 teams competed and only 7 advanced– we were one of those teams. The next round of competition is AMTA’s Opening Round Championship Tournaments hosted by Georgia Tech in Decatur, GA on March 16-17. …

Honors College and the Education Effect

Stephanie Fernandez Feature, Uncategorized

75 elementary school students along with parents, teachers, and administrative staff from three different schools across Miami-Dade County will be visiting FIU every month as part of the Junior Scholars Program led by Education Effect. The Honors College is the curricular and co-curricular partner of Education Effect which will coordinate engaging these students with innovation, leadership, and arts & culture …