FSU Student Star

James Ippolito

When James Ippolito presented his undergraduate research at the annual meeting of the American Society for Nutrition in 2018, he had no idea it would lead him to enroll as a graduate student at Florida State University. At the time, Ippolito was an undergraduate at the University of New Hampshire, presenting research related to multivitamin/mineral […]

Osman Mahboob

Growing up in Tallahassee, Florida State University senior Osman Mahboob has always been an avid fan of all things FSU. “Coming out of high school, I knew that Florida State would provide me with an abundance of opportunities to challenge myself, expand my social network and open doors to higher education,” Mahboob said. “Armed with […]

Rachel Corry

Florida State University junior Rachel Corry strives to connect a future career in communications and environmental public service while encouraging individuals to be mindful of local sustainability. Born and raised in Tallahassee, Corry grew up with garnet and gold in her blood and was attracted to FSU by the welcoming, exciting and diverse spirit. “I […]

Michelle Grand

When considering a college to pursue a civil engineering degree, Michelle Grand knew exactly what she was looking for, and she found it at Florida State University. A small-school feel, inclusive environment, a diverse student body and bountiful opportunities outside the classroom were at the top of Grand’s list as she considered what school she’d […]

Ankit Patel

Ankit Patel came to Florida State University expecting to follow the typical pre-medical school path but soon found many unexpected and new interests along the way that would drive his career goals toward the future. Patel was drawn to FSU because of the beautiful campus, friendly people and research opportunities for undergraduate students. Entering as […]

Trystan Loustau

Junior psychology major Trystan Loustau has made the most of her collegiate journey at Florida State University, taking full advantage of opportunities for undergraduate research and on-campus involvement. Loustau, a Jacksonville native, made the decision to attend Florida State University after being invited to the 2018 Interview Weekend for the Presidential Scholars Program. There, she […]

Arria Hauldin

Growing up in South Florida, Arria Hauldin never expected to be where she is today. During her time at Florida State University, the recent graduate combined research, and local and global experiences to amplify stories that are often overlooked.   “The actual idea of going to college was honestly more of a fantasy for a long time,” Hauldin said. “Even though it was a goal of mine, I didn’t know where I wanted to […]

Arianna Broad

Recent FSU graduate Arianna Broad forged her own path toward a brighter future and a better campus at Florida State University. Broad decided to attend Florida State University after her acceptance into FSU’s Women in Math, Science and Engineering Living Learning Community (WIMSE), and in the fall of 2016, she moved from Titusville, Florida, into […]

Logan Love

Logan Love arrived at Florida State University without knowing anyone on campus. Three years later, the first-generation college student has managed to forge his own path at Florida State, while collecting an abundance of impressive accomplishments. Love, now a senior, grew up seeing FSU stickers and license plates on cars where he grew up in […]

Moira Conley

Senior Moira Conley came to Florida State University knowing she wanted to earn a degree in music. She didn’t know, however, that she would leave FSU four years later with a commission as a Second Lieutenant for the United States Air Force in addition to her dual degree in Environment & Society and Music. Conley, […]