• Portrait Photo of FNU Grad, Nickenson Chery

    Perseverance and Change Pays Off for FNU Grad

    The old adage says that a smooth sea never made for a skilled sailor. As is the case for Nickenson Chery, an FNU graduate who had to fight great obstacles to find success, even when his journey took him across the country. Nickenson began at FNU in the Spring of 2008 as a Radiology major. … Continued

  • Dental director Dr. Restrepo poses with Alumnus in front of FNU Banner

    Florida National University Dental Technician Alumnus, Mr. Douglas Conrado, visits FNU and shares his story!

    Douglas Conrado visited Florida National University (FNU), with a big smile on his face, reminisced, and shared his personal story of his journey from a Dental Technician student to being the owner of a dental clinic! Back in 1983, Douglas was working as a maintenance man at a local shopping center.   His maintenance job consisted … Continued

  • Cecilia Navas, FNU SGA President, holds up "5K Running for Smiles" Flyer in front of FNU sign

    FNU SGA President uses Philanthropic Passion to Organize Charitable 5K

    Philanthropy is one of the principles which Florida National University (FNU) is built upon. Our founder, Dr. Jose Regueiro, was passionate about giving back to those less fortunate and enriching the community through charity. We carry that legacy with us every day, through all our endeavors. The most recent display is the upcoming 5K Running … Continued

  • FNU Student Finds Success Amidst Adversity

    FNU Student Finds Success Amidst Adversity

    For current FNU student Rosa Alina Chirino, the decision to migrate to this country was charged by aspirations of creating a greater future, regardless of the inevitable adversity. Rosa Alina came from Cuba in February of 2016 with limited resources but an abundance of hope. After seeing an ad for FNU on TV, she called … Continued

  • Job Fair pairs FNU Alumni with Dream Career

    Job Fair pairs FNU Alumni with Dream Career

    One’s strength and mental fortitude will always be questioned in the path to success. FNU Alumni Noralina Almora is a testament to the perseverance and commitment that makes our students great. Noralina, 27, came to this country from her native Cuba at 9 years old. After finishing high school, she completed her pre-requisites at Miami-Dade … Continued

  • Woman in blue scrubs poses next to FNU logo

    Through Great Dedication, FNU Nursing Student Becomes Professor

    HIALEAH, FL – For Leticia Perez, success was not something that came easily. After a countless number of sleepless nights, through great sacrifice and dedication, Leticia has found a home for her career in the same place where it all started, Florida National University (FNU).   Leticia Perez came to this country illegally from Cuba … Continued

  • ESL Scholarship Winner Expresses Gratitude

    Florida National University (FNU) in partnership with Real Concepts Magazine awarded a scholarship to Mrs. Denia Balmaseda so she can learn English through FNU’s English as a Second Language (ESL) program.  To show her appreciation, Mrs. Balmaseda (who currently does not speak English) asked Real Concepts Magazine to draft a letter of appreciation on her … Continued

  • Jose Crossier Rising Music Sensation and FNU Alumnus

    Mr. Jose Crossier arrived in the United States in 2000 from Cuba. Realizing that he needed to learn English to be able to achieve his dreams, Jose enrolled in Florida National University’ English as a Second Language (ESL) program. After successfully completing the program, Mr. Crossier enrolled in Florida National University (FNU) as a degree-seeking … Continued

  • Ms. Ileana Felipe Santos, FNU MBA Graduate

    Ms. Ileana Felipe Santos, FNU MBA Graduate   Born in Holguín, Cuba, Ms. Ileana Felipe Santos immigrated to the United States as apolitical refugee. After establishing herself in Miami, Florida, Ms. Santos pursued her educational dreams by completing her Master in Business Administration from Florida National University (FNU).

  • Meet Ms. Luz Essraowi Recent MBA Graduate from Florida National University

    Where were you born? I was born in Puerto Rico, but I grew in Newark, New Jersey. Did you go to high school in Miami? If yes, which high school did you graduate from? Unfortunately, I was not able to go to High School due to family circumstances; however, I completed my GED in Olympic … Continued

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