Groovy Candies, una de las empresas minoristas de caramelos más grandes de los Estados Unidos, estima que el promedio anual gastado en productos relacionados con el día de San Valentín es de $18.5 millones. Dinero que, en parte, se usa para comprar alrededor de 36 millones de cajas de chocolates con forma de corazón,
Muchas veces estamos tan ocupados con nuestras vidas que se nos olvida que hay esas personas que no tienen nada, que lo único que necesitan es a alguien que crea en ellos y les brinde amparo. Es el caso de Alicia Parrish, que lleva tres meses viviendo con el apoyo de Camillus House. Alicia
On November 16, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists will present the first edition of the awards for Voces del Periodismo. The award ceremony will take place at the Wolfe Theater Lobby at FIU BBC Campus. Winners will be picked from three categories of journalism: photo, audiovisual, and written.
On Thursday, Nov. 15, Florida International University (FIU) will host the fifth annual South Florida Regional FEA conference at the university's Graham Center. High school students will come together to participate in competitions, networking, developing skills, workshops, etc. This event is meant for students who interested in educational and career options.
On November 7, the Panther Mock Trial Team will be at Blue Martini at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The team will network with guests and enjoy food and drinks throughout the entirety of the event. Come and support the FIU Mock Trial Team and get to know the team.
Se espera que los hispanos tengan un gran impacto en las elecciones del hoy, 6 de noviembre. Pero qué tan grande será la influencia dependerá de un grupo demográfico en crecimiento: los jóvenes hispanos recién elegibles para votar. Más de 29 millones de latinos son elegibles para votar en los
The National Association of Hispanic Journalists' FIU chapter hosted “A Workshop By Journalists For Journalists” last Friday on FIU's Biscayne Bay Campus. Lilia Luciano, an investigative reporter for ABC 10, and Adriana Mocciola, a producer for Telemundo 51, were invited to speak. Both guests gave advice on how to be successful in the field
Earlier this month, three Green School doctoral students organized a half-day event on Florida International University's main campus about immigration reform. The forum included three panels and a series of scholars and practitioners who spoke about the treatment and hardships of immigrants. Maria Barbero, Karina Livingston and Jack Maguire put together the symposium.
About two dozen people – including FIU students, FIU professors, and professionals – gathered at the Biscayne Bay Campus last week to participate in a workshop focused on covering the midterm elections. The bilingual training on Oct. 12 was hosted by the Florida Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalist as part of
On Friday, Oct. 12, the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) and the Google News Initiative will host a training session on covering elections at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus in Academic Center II, room 115. The event is free and have to different training sessions: The English session is from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. followed