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The butterfly soars [TEDxFIU update]

By |November 6th, 2014|

Last year’s most uplifting talk sprung from a formerly dark place. FIU student Alexa Chavarry let the audience in on [...]

Expanding leadership [TEDxFIU update]

By |October 8th, 2014|

Two years ago, at the inaugural TEDxFIU event, international relations major Philip Koenig asked the audience: "Can a 12-year-old be [...]

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Hope, healing and Tumblr

By |January 24th, 2014|

One of TEDxFIU's most powerful talks came from student self-help leader Alexa Chavarry, who created a Tumblr  that has helped [...]

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Can chemical weapons save lives?

By |January 14th, 2014|

Chemical weapons, like anthrax and sarin, are known for their destructiveness, but scientists can – and have – harnessed some [...]

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TEDxFIU watch parties on South Beach and at BBC

By |November 1st, 2013|

Don't have tickets to the university's event of the year – TEDxFIU? Don't fret. You can still get the TEDx [...]

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Share how you “Reimagine Possible” at TEDxFIU

By |July 24th, 2013|

Get ready for a night of riveting talks by remarkable people. The theme for this year’s TEDxFIU is “Reimagine Possible.” [...]

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When are you really dead? It depends where you die.

By |December 20th, 2012|

An increased demand for organ transplants and donations has complicated the lines between life and death while making the judgment [...]

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Future leaders of Miami and beyond

By |December 18th, 2012|

Philip Koenig started his nonprofit, Leading Miami, in 2009, when he was in high school. Three years, 300 workshops and [...]

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Obstacle or opportunity?

By |December 13th, 2012|

Ileana Rodriguez shares her unique perspective on disabilities and devices and inspires us to pursue our goals despite perceived obstacles. [...]

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The 21st century imperative: Second Cities

By |December 7th, 2012|

The world is a dangerous place. Professor Richard Olson, an expert in disaster preparedness, only needed a few seconds to [...]

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