Meet two of our new students here at Global FIU!
Meet two of our new Global First Year students, Shivani Patel from India and Oscar Alay from Peru.
Name: Shivani Patel
Home Country: India
Favorite thing about Miami: “The Shopping! Maybe that sounds bad to say? But, there are so many great places to go in Miami. I love living here so far. And truly, the shopping is great.”
What do you miss most about home: “The food! There is good Indian food here in Miami, but of course it is not the same as my mother’s!”
Name: Oscar Alay
Home Country: Peru
Major: International Business
Favorite thing about FIU: “The campus is really beautiful. There are so many trees and lakes, it makes it really nice to walk around here between classes. And, the buildings we have classes in are all new and nice. I really like all my professors, too.”
What do you miss most about home: “My family.”
Check us out on instagram @globalfiu for interviews with the students and pictures of them enjoying campus life!