The new U.S. News and World Reports rankings were released this morning, and we have done it again! Florida International University programs are among the best in the nation. #2 for International Business #63 Most Innovative Schools #105 Top Public Schools In total, 15 FIU programs are ranked among the top 50 in public universities, and... Continue reading U.S. News and World Report rankings released!
Global First Year at FIU is such a great program for international students from all over the world. It is a program especially for international students’ first year to help them with every step at the university. However, even though the Global First Year program succeeds in providing understanding professors, many activities and clubs, and... Continue reading Why Global First Year was the best fit for me – G1Y Student Voice
“A house is made of bricks and beams. A home is made of hopes and dreams.” -Unknown How paradoxical it is to say a person can claim his place, thousands miles away from where he/she was born, a home away from home. This is definitely the case for me. My name is Anna and I... Continue reading I Am A Citizen of The World – G1Y Student Voice
My name is Cintia and I'm an international student from Angola and my intended major is environmental engineering. I entered FIU through the Global First Year program. Global First Year (G1Y) definitely exceeded my expectations. When I first came to FIU I thought it would be difficult to adapt, however, when a got here I saw that... Continue reading Why I love Global First Year at FIU! – G1Y Student Voice
I am a Global Leaders Outreach Workgroup Representative for Spring 2018. I organized a Russian lunch in the Global office on June 11, 2018. For all Global students who don’t know Russian cuisine, it was a lunch with all traditional and homemade food in the Global office, which is always open for us when we... Continue reading Choosing Global First Year program – G1Y Student Voice
I am senior majoring in Hospitality Management. I came to the States three years ago and it has been a great learning/personal experience. I have had incredible experiences with new friends and worked with amazing people who taught me powerful tools for business and life. I am currently completing my 1000 hours of hospitality related... Continue reading My Summer Internship Experience- G1Y Student Voice
Indian people are very creative for festivals, and for some Indians living in a different country, missing all the festivals is hard. Last year, as hurricane Diwali was knocking at the door, I decided to celebrate Diwali with Global First Year. I had two intentions for celebrating Diwali: get together with Indian people, and tell... Continue reading Celebrating Indian Culture and Events – G1Y Student Voice