FIU Global Sales Program welcomes Bank of America Merchant Services as its first Global Level Sponsor.

FIU Global Sales Program welcomes Bank of America Merchant Services as its first Global Level Sponsor.

FIU Business’ Global Sales Program has signed Bank of America Merchant Services as its first Global Level Sponsor. The sponsorship, slated for fall 2018 through spring 2022, will bring the payments, eCommerce and security company into a multifaceted relationship with the program and its students. It will include serving as Product Sponsor for FIU Sales’ […]

Hard work makes for a “Gold” year for Beta Alpha Psi at FIU.

Hard work makes for a “Gold” year for Beta Alpha Psi at FIU.

A record-breaking year for member involvement and new, innovative programming helped Beta Alpha Psi’s FIU chapter once again win Gold Chapter status, placing in the top three percent of chapters worldwide. Gold Chapter status, awarded during the organization’s annual conference in August to the top 10 of 328 worldwide chapters, is a point of pride […]

Prestigious business honor society celebrates FIU Business induction.

Prestigious business honor society celebrates FIU Business induction.

Florida International University’s College of Business has renewed the tradition of recognizing high academic achievement through inducting students into its chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the world’s largest honor society for business school students. Dean Joanne Li presided over the induction ceremony before a standing-room-only crowd of students and their guests on September 13, 2018 […]

Lifelong learning for leaders: the new FIU Business Doctor of Business Administration.

Lifelong learning for leaders: the new FIU Business Doctor of Business Administration.

As she prepared to enter her doctoral program at FIU Business, Sharla St. Rose contemplated the work ahead of her. “A dissertation in three years–that’s going to be a tough challenge,” said St. Rose, who will continue her role as vice president of voluntary benefits at NPF Corporate Services as she studies. “The program won’t […]

ALPFA FIU named No. 1 student chapter at national convention.

ALPFA FIU named No. 1 student chapter at national convention.

Capping a year of national impact and outstanding achievement, ALPFA FIU was named National Student Chapter of the Year by its parent organization, ALPFA. The award, only the second national chapter recognition by ALPFA (Association for Latino Professionals for America), was a thrilling moment for over 40 FIU members and guests who attended the national […]

Royal Caribbean, ATOM team collaborate for new analytics insights

Royal Caribbean, ATOM team collaborate for new analytics insights

They assembled in business attire, graduate students from FIU College of Business’ Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS), about to finish up over a year of intense coursework in business analytics. They knew they could benefit from an opportunity to put their newly acquired knowledge to work for a real-world company. The company, Royal […]

Global Leadership and Management: Preparing future leaders for next-generation workplaces.

With internationally-recognized faculty and top-ranked academic programs, the new Global Leadership and Management department (GLAM) has a clear mission: preparing students to lead and manage next generation workplaces. Previously part of the Department of Management and International Business, GLAM will leverage the expertise of its faculty to equip students with both specific skills and theoretical […]

International Business: Widely-recognized scholars deliver highly-ranked global education.

FIU Business’ newly-formed Department of International Business (IB), previously within the Department Management and International Business, plans to strengthen its academic programs as it solidifies strong rankings and high faculty achievement. The department includes faculty and programs in entrepreneurship and strategy, fields that are closely related to international business, particularly in Miami, a global city […]

The business of "fun": Carnival Cruise Line brings FIU Business students onboard for an up-close look at the cruise industry.

The business of “fun”: Carnival Cruise Line brings FIU Business students onboard for an up-close look at the cruise industry.

On a recent sunny day, a group of 50 Florida International University College of Business students boarded the Carnival Victory in Miami and were invited up to the Lido Deck to fill their plates at the buffet. But theirs was no ordinary cruise ship experience. Starting with brunch, all the way to disembarkation that same […]