[VIDEO] Claw & Growl Promo

Filmed and edited this promo for the Claw & Growl during my time as News Director. The Claw & Growl is FIU Student Media PantherNOW’s news and opinion live radio talk show which, as News Director, I manage.

The Claw & Growl airs every Monday and Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. at 95.3 FM in Miami, 96.9 in North Miami, 88.1 in Kendall/Homestead. You can also listen online at theroar.miami

Filmed and edited by Michelle Marchante.

Starring hosts Fabienne Fleurantin and Ashley Verdugo.


The Fair is entitled to Tamiami Park until 2085.

Dueling Column: Students living in pro-expansion bubble

The bubble we live in makes it almost impossible for us to consider that FIU’s expansion to the fairgrounds might not be as beneficial to the Miami-Dade and University communities as it seems.

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Last year, Disney debuted their first Hispanic princess, Elena of Avalor.

Disney has failed Hispanics

Disney has failed Hispanics.

Last year, Disney debuted their first Hispanic princess, Elena of Avalor. As Avalor’s princess, she is a skilled sword-fighter, has magical powers and does not have a love interest. She is a mixture of different Hispanic heritages, cultures and legends.

She sounds fascinating, except, Disney has belittled and discriminated against her.

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nternships are one of the most important things on students “Before I Graduate” checklists and it’s not surprising.

FIU can help students find jobs before graduation

Internships are what open the door to career “heavens” for students and is something that can separate a student’s resume from all the others. Our university is completely aware of how important this task is and has made sure to provide multiple different resources students can use during their time here to ensure that they are capable of reeling in an internship by graduation.

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The free Office 365 is only available to students until they graduate.

Students: Take advantage of free software

Microsoft’s program family, which includes Word, Excel and PowerPoint, is one of the most essential and useful programs ever created but it can also be expensive. Luckily, when it comes to computers, software or just technology in general, students can get a lot of discounts, deals and perks, especially if they take advantage of the free softwares FIU provides.

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The speech Supergirl gave in the first season finale could be for us

America looks to superheroes for hope

Superheroes appeared around the 1930s when America had just come out of the Great Depression and was about to enter World War II. Americans were low on morale, money and hope. Yet, in these past couple of years, superheroes have once again entered the spotlight, as the amount of Marvel movies and DC TV shows demonstrate, but why?

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