Meet Juliana Gonzalez and the San Diego Seminoles Club

When Juliana Gonzalez (B.S. ICT, ‘13) first moved out to California a little over 5 years ago, she did not know anyone in the San Diego area. One of the first things she thought of doing to make connections was to look up FSU alumni groups in the area, and to her surprise there happened to be one in Pacific Beach. Juliana quickly forged great friendships with other alumni, and became highly involved in the San Diego Seminole Club, sitting as a Board Member for three years, the Vice President for last year, and now as the President!

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CCI Alumnus Starts New Job at Spotify

Juan Camilo Sanchez (B.S. ICT ‘13) recently started a new position as the International Music Strategy Lead for Latin America at Spotify. In his new position, Juan and his new team are the bridge between Music and Markets within Spotify.

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CCI Students Ezekiel Faulkor and Diamond Scrivens Present their Research at the 2022 President’s Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence

The 2022 President’s Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence which took place on September 22 in the Honors, Scholars, and Fellows House is a collaboration between the Office of the President and the Center for Undergraduate Research and Academic Engagement (CRE) that allows students to present their research and creative projects. This event was also the …

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Director of FSU STEM Libraries and ISchool Alumnus Renaine Julian Secures $471,847 Grant

Renaine Julian (B.S. Political Science ‘07, M.S. Urban and Regional Planning ‘11, MLIS ‘14), Director of STEM Libraries, has recently secured a $471,847 grant for the FAIR Facilities and Instruments Research Coordination Network in collaboration with the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research and the University of Colorado Boulder.  As Director of STEM Libraries, Julian leads …

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iSchool Alumna Receives a 2022 Influential Businesswoman Award

TaRhonda Harvey (B.S. ‘02) received a 2022 Influential Businesswoman Award from Acquisition International Magazine, a business magazine based out of the United Kingdom. Founder of her own personal branding company, Harvey sat down with CCI to talk about her award, her company, and how students and alumni can develop their own personal brands.

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Shuyuan Metcalfe and Xiuwen Liu Awarded U.S. Air Force Project to Identify “Deepfake” Image Manipulation

FSU faculty members Dr. Shuyuan Metcalfe (School of Information) and Dr. Xiuwen Liu (Department of Computer Science) are currently working on exciting research to identify “deepfake” images. The recently awarded Project Aletheia from the U.S. Air Force (USAF) allows FSU investigators to develop machine learning (ML) models that will detect digitally manipulated images. The research …

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