Dialogo with Jerry Haar

Jerry Haar, el decano asociado para Programas Internacionales de la Universidad Internacional de Florida (FIU) habla sobre un programa de estudios destinado a forjar una nueva generación de lideres y empresarios con habilidades y competencias profesionales de clase mundial. Desde hace un año, la Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) en alianza con la Universidad Internacional de Florida […]

FIU alumnus eyes global opportunity.

Florida International University (FIU) graduate Andres Franco (BBA ’08) touts the importance of having great vision. As founder and owner of Premium Vision International (PVI), the leading distributor of glasses and optical accessories in Colombia, South America, Franco is involved in an industry-wide campaign to make eyewear affordable for consumers in developing countries. “The major […]

“Be the Boss Challenge” nets winner an iPad, spreads word about FIU’s MBA offerings.

“If only I were the boss . . .” That’s a fantasy most employees have at some point in their careers. But for the competitors in the “Be the Boss Challenge” run by the Chapman Graduate School at Florida International University(FIU), those musings translated into the opportunity to win an Apple iPad 16G (Wi-fi). Pitted […]

Business students increase global perspective during trip to London, Paris.

When Florida International University (FIU) student Joseph Iglesias was atop the London Eye, the largest Ferris wheel in Europe, he got quite a different view of the city. When he participated in the business learning opportunities during the trip abroad, Iglesias benefited from yet another new perspective. “I learned so much about international business, with […]

MBA from Italy savors work and educational experiences in Miami.

As the technical leader of group of engineers in the R&D department of a telecommunications company in Italy, Piero Vitale (MIB ’09) didn’t expect to find himself in Miami promoting Miami-Dade County as a place to do business, particularly to fashion-lifestyle companies based in Italy, France and Spain. But through an internship with The Beacon […]