Summer Roadtrip to ATL Yields Career Advice for CCI Students

FSU Students Travel to Atlanta to Network with Major Companies Earlier this month, FSU students Elicia Smith, Andrew Whitely, Hannah Young, Josh Goraum, Stephen Putnal and Kelsey McCool were Atlanta bound with associate dean Ebe Randeree to network with the Information Technology and Communication companies: The Home Depot, General Motors, Dalton Agency, State Farm, Atlanta Tech Village and MailChimp, to[…] »

iSchool Student Researches Racial Disparities in Cancer Trials

Lynette Hammond Gerido, doctoral student in the School of Information, recently presented her interdisciplinary research on racial disparity and healthcare. Gerido’s research examined trends of minority participation in cancer clinical trials. Her presentation, Emergent Trends in Research to Increase Participation in Cancer Clinical Trials by Underrepresented Populations, examined the NIH’s Health Services Research Projects in Progress database. She[…] »

Meet Andrew Whitely, IT Student and Leader

Andrew Whitely Photo

Meet Andrew Whitely, rising senior at FSU and aspiring Information Technology leader The Basics Name: Andrew Whitely Degree: Bachelor’s in Information Technology Anticipated Graduation: Spring 2018 Hometown: Coral Springs, FL Meet Andrew Who do you admire and why? My parents for pushing me to do the best I can in everything I do. What Jeopardy category could you clear, no[…] »

Meet Communication Disorders Student Macarena Gonzalez

Macarena Gonzalez

Meet Macarena Gonzalez-Del Riego, undergraduate student in the School of Communication Science & Disorders. The Basics Name: Macarena Gonzalez-Del Riego Degree: Bachelor’s in Communication Science & Disorders Anticipated Graduation: 2020 Hometown: Boca Raton, FL Meet Macarena Who do you admire and why? My grandfather because he was kind but also strong. He could be really gentle but he wasn’t afraid[…] »

STARS Students Take on Florida Companies in a Week-Long Road Trip

STARS Students road trip

What is STARS? STARS (Students & Technology in Academia, Research & Service Alliances) is a leadership organization led by Associate Dean, Ebe Randeree, with one main objective: increase the participation of minorities, women and those with disabilities in the STEM field. Last week, Florida State University STARS students Allie Cannan, Elicia Smith, Abby Hall, Bryanna Solorzano, Deanna Sand, Andrew Whitely,[…] »

Meet Mike Sklens, Director of Communication at FSU Admissions Office

Mike Sklens photo

Meet Mike Sklens: alumnus of the Marketing program, current student in the Integrated Marketing Communication master’s program, and Program Director for Marketing, Media & Communication at the FSU Admissions Office. The Basics Name: Mike Sklens Degree: Bachelor’s in Marketing, 2006. Master’s in Integrated Marketing Communication, 2019. Hometown: Rockaway, NJ Current City: Tallahasssee, FL Job: Program Director, Marketing, Media & Communications[…] »

Meet ICT Student Kelby Mahoney

Kelby Mahoney

Meet Kelby, senior in the Information, Communication & Technology program. The Basics Name: Kelby Mahoney Degree: Bachelor’s in Information, Communication and Technology Anticipated Graduation: Spring 2017 Hometown: Sebring, FL Meet Kelby Who do you admire and why? Anyone with a strong work ethic, kind heart, and good attitude. I like to absorb lessons from everyone I meet to create the best version[…] »