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Important Information for the FSU International Community
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This week’s issue featured one of our Special Academic Programs (SAP) international students, Jingyi Situ. She shares how she has maximized her time on FSU’s campus by getting involved with student organizations, clubs, and an on-campus internship. The newsletter also provides some travel tips as many in the FSU community are gearing up for Spring Break travel. Click here to read more.
The Center for Global Engagement welcomed more than 100 new international students from 31 countries. Our new students joined Florida State University's more than 2,400 international students from 125 different countries and areas. Students attending orientation met other new students and learned about FSU’s campus resources, services and programs offered by the CGE, how to maintain their immigration status, and more.
Florida State doctoral student Madhuparna Roy is the winner of the university’s 2016 Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. Her Three Minute Thesis — called “3D Printed Airplanes: How Plastic Parts Are Replacing Metal” — described her plan to create stronger, lighter, safer planes. Roy’s doctoral research explores using new particles in composites to create better conductivity. In addition, she plans to use 3D printing and magnets to align particles in the most effective way to shield against electromagnetic interference. Click here to read more.
Uphold the Garnet & Gold is meant to encourage civil behavior on campus and in the larger community. To Uphold the Garnet & Gold is to demonstrate the values of Florida State; good sportsmanship at athletic events, listening to and respecting different opinions, and respecting the values and views of others are just some of the ways you can Uphold the Garnet & Gold! Click here to read more.