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R.I.P. David Menasche

By |November 20th, 2014|

FIU grad and English teacher David Menasche passed away this morning after a brave 8-year battle with brain cancer. As [...]

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TEDxFIU was a success!

By |November 17th, 2014|

Whoever went to or saw TEDxFIU 2014 embarked on a very fearless journey. It was an incredibly moving sold-out TEDxFIU [...]

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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 [...]

Lighting the future [TEDxFIU update]

By |October 28th, 2014|

Ximena Prugue started Giving the Green Light to India when she was just 17 years old. She and a friend [...]

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Karla Gutierrez at rehearsal

By |October 21st, 2014|

An absolutely great rehearsal by vocalist/composer Karla Gutierrez. She'll be performing 3 original songs at TEDxFIU. Hear Karla's music on [...]

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What we learned about Ebola

By |October 17th, 2014|

Infectious disease expert and 2013 TEDxFIU speaker Doctor Aileen Marty participated in a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) earlier this [...]

How to write a short story?

By |October 16th, 2014|

"You never use those words [...and they live happily ever after.] in fiction because nobody lives forever after. 2014 speaker [...]

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What is a racecar driver’s thought process during a race?

By |October 15th, 2014|

2014 speaker and racecar driver Dion Von Moltke gives us some insight on what exactly a driver is thinking during [...]

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When paths meet

By |October 15th, 2014|

This past Friday, our 2014 TEDxFIU speakers met each other for the first time. We went over expectations for the [...]

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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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