My Internship with Air and Space Smithsonian Magazine in Washington, D.C. – CARTA News

Name: Anna Radinsky Major: Journalism, Sociology Where did you intern: Air and Space Smithsonian magazine, Washington, D.C. What did you do there?I conducted interviews and research on aerospace engineering with undergraduates, graduate students, and professors from FIU to write stories for the magazine and Daily Planet blog posts. How did you get your [...]

By |2019-08-14T20:57:54+00:00August 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Rosemary Ravinal Stays Innovative with New Communication Company – CARTA News

FIU Department of Communication alumna, Rosemary Ravinal, continues to embody the spirit of being Worlds Ahead as she launches RMR Communications Consulting LLC (RMR). After more than three decades spent in the corporate world, most recently as Vice President of Consumer and Entertainment Public Relations at Univision Communications, Rosemary wants to address a [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:21:15+00:00August 5th, 2019|News|0 Comments

My Experience Studying Abroad at Sea – CARTA News

Sixteen students had the opportunity of a lifetime earlier this summer when they set sail across the Atlantic while partaking in a study abroad program with CARTA. The Communication at Sea program, led by SCJ faculty member Mihaela Plugurasu, was the first of its kind available to CARTA students. CARTA News followed the team’s journey with a first-person account written by a student participant.— Never in my wildest dreams did I think I’d be setting [...]

By |2019-08-02T15:40:54+00:00August 2nd, 2019|News|0 Comments

My Job as an Associate Editor at ESPN – CARTA News

Name: Veronika Quispe Degree Earned and Year Graduated: Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts in 2018 Job Title/Company: Associate Editor at ESPN How has FIU helped you get to where you are today in your career?: My degree is owed 100% to Dr. Raquel Perez. She taught me the skills necessary to handle [...]

By |2019-07-26T14:28:37+00:00July 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Matthew Abad, Senior Account Executive at Royal Caribbean Cruises – CARTA News

Since graduating from Florida International University in 2014, Matthew Abad has been nothing short of a game–changer when it comes to mass communications and marketing.  Matthew started his journey in the field interning at an advertising firm and from then, he diversified himself as not only a killer media expert, but also as [...]

By |2019-07-15T18:44:21+00:00July 15th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Alexandra Bassil – Senior Communication Specialist at AvMed – CARTA News

FIU alum Alexandra Bassil has always been always extremely fond of all things PR, communications, and media relations. Working in such a fast-paced environment for over 30 years now, Alexandra Bassil began her career at the University of Florida pursuing an undergraduate degree in Journalism/Public Relations in 1978. After spending over 20 years in [...]

By |2019-07-08T18:37:30+00:00July 8th, 2019|News|0 Comments

All Aboard! Sail. Learn. Connect.

The Communication at Sea, Summer 2019 program is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for students to study abroad while cruising across the Atlantic Ocean from Florida to Barcelona. FIU undergraduate and graduate students from the Department of Communication had opportunities to think in new ways about communication and branding strategies in the age of social media and [...]

By |2019-07-01T17:17:15+00:00July 1st, 2019|News|0 Comments

A Record Year for Global Strategic Communications Master’s Program – CARTA News

It may only be June, but the FIU Global Strategic Communications (GSC) master’s program is already having a record year. It earned impressive recognitions on four different ranking lists as one of the nation’s top programs, increased its community engagement and strengthened its foothold on the national stage. In August, the program will [...]

By |2019-06-24T19:54:08+00:00June 24th, 2019|News|0 Comments


Name: Juan Salgado Major: Senior majoring in Advertising and minoring in Marketing Where did you intern? Washington, D.C. with FIU Federal Relations. This internship is offered on a limited-basis and highly coveted by students. What did you do there? As a Communications Intern in D.C., I am responsible for social media management, graphic design, strategy, [...]

By |2019-05-16T21:14:47+00:00May 16th, 2019|News|0 Comments


For the third year in a row, BOLD hosted its signature spring event, COM CON – a communication conference where BOLD members and FIU students hear from professionals in the communication industry speak about their careers. BOLD members are given the opportunity to listen to these professionals and engage in Q&A sessions after each speaker. [...]

By |2019-05-16T21:09:20+00:00April 30th, 2019|News|0 Comments
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