International Student Spotlight

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Richard Griffith, an international student from Trinidad, is majoring in Mechanical Engineering at Florida Tech.  Like so many young people these days, his interest in robotics was inspired by

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Hamed and Ahmed Hajri are cousins from Oman; both are majoring in Chemical Engineering. Although, initially they had a difficult time adjusting to the American culture, they are now very much enjoying their time here at Florida Tech.

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Samudith Kumarasinghe is a 1st semester Freshman, majoring in Electrical Engineering at Florida Tech.  He loves the resources available to students at Florida Tech and is taking full advantage.  He and several other students from Sri Lanka

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Tereza Sedlakova, an international student from Slovakia, is a member of the Florida Tech Women's Basketball Team.  She has been playing basketball since she was 12-years-old and absolutely loves the game.  She is excited to have an opportunity to play for Florida Tech.

Ankit Jain, an international student at Florida Institute of Technology, and a graduate student majoring in Computer Information Systems, is a philosopher at heart.  In this inspirational interview, Ankit shares quotes in his native language, Hindi, and shares his own favorite quote from Mother Teresa. While Ankit understands (obviously) the importance of computers in our personal lives, he also believes we've allowed ourselves to move away from the reality of our lives and into a virtual world, which, unfortunately, takes us away from engaging with members of our own family.