FSU STARS Alliance Continue to Achieve Success Through Outreach

A group of Florida State University students, joined by Associate Dean Ebe Randeree, traveled to Atlanta in September for the 12th Annual STARS Computing Conference. Students presented six research posters and facilitated a panel discussion to computer science and technology students from 51 colleges across the country.  Funded by the National Science Foundation for the[…] »

IT Students Teach at Florida Indian Youth Summer Camp

Community Outreach is not new to many College of Communication and Information (CCI) students. For the 4th year in a row, the Florida Indian Youth Program partnered with College of Communication and Information (CCI) at Florida State University to deliver technology classes.  Over the two weeks, 50 youth participated in the camp, made possible through the Florida[…] »

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,[…] »