Matthew Howard and the Dream Company: Boeing

A few months before graduation in 2012, Matthew Howard made a list that most almost-graduates make. The “dream company” list had a handful of names on it, companies like Apple and Boeing topping the list. Matthew studied Information Technology in the School of Information, a booming field expected to continually grow over the next decade. He …

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Project Manager Blake Bieber finds success at Newell Rubbermaid

When project management and information technology mix, a world of job opportunities opens. As a student, Blake Bieber recognized that and changed his academic path from Business Management to Information Technology. During his senior year, Bieber was also working for a local IT consulting firm in addition to obtaining his certification in Project Management from the Project Management …

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TaRhonda Harvey Mixes Passion and IT with Kolmio Global

  Technology was rapidly changing when TaRhonda Harvey made the decision to get into Information Technology. It was during the era when beepers were disappearing and cell phones were becoming the new norm. The male-dominated field didn’t phase TaRhonda and today, she helps businesses build their brand and website through her company, Kolmio Global, LLC. Since graduating with …

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Health Informatics Certificate opens doors in the UK

This past May, Christina Hecht walked across the stage at a graduation ceremony at Florida State. Armed with a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition, Christina was ready to take on the world. In the end, it would be her minor in Information Technology and her certificate in Health Informatics that took her across the sea to the …

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Internship announcement – Southwest’s NoLimits Internship program (Dallas)

Announcing the Southwest’s NoLimits Internship program! Interns at Southwest will not only get hands-on business experience in their particular field, they will also get to experience the Fun-LUVing Culture that makes Southwest Airlines home to some of the most highly sought after internships year after year. Internship opportunities vary by semester, and may include (but …

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iSchool Alum Todd Lahtinen launches “Fin-ology” podcast while thriving in career

2011 Florida State University Information Technology graduate, Todd Lahtinen, is coalescing his passions of finance and technology through his own personal audio series, Fin-ology, with brother Kyre Lahtinen, and colleague, Stephan Shipe, as a hobby in conjunction with his job. Todd and his cohosts came up with the concept from their studies and and common interests, as …

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Meet iSchool Alumnus: Erik Hazzard

Erik Hazzard is a man who goes for the (garnet and) gold. From his time at the School of Information at Florida State University to his leap to San Francisco and his start-up adventures – Erik is on the move. Tallahassee to San Francisco While studying in the Information Technology program at FSU, Hazzard worked …

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