The Florida Consortium: Fueling Our State

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Can We Talk? – How Data Aids Critical Conversations with Students

Guest Post: Michael Preston, Ed.D., Executive Director, Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities The late, great comedienne Joan Rivers used to begin her comedy routine with the line; “Can we talk?” It was always her brilliant way of taking a topic that is complex and boiling it down to its simple and understandable parts, usually......Read More

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Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities Expands Team

The Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities has great news; we’ve expanded our team! Silvia Pulido Ph.D.  is our new Assistant Director, Research & Grants. Dr. Pulido brings over twenty of research and development experience to the Florida Consortium. As the Assistant Director of Research and Grants, she is responsible for the overall direction and......Read More

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Helmsley Charitable Trust awards $1.5 million grant to fund STEM College to Career program for students in Florida

The Florida Consortium of Metropolitan Research Universities, a partnership between Florida International University, University of Central Florida, and University of South Florida was awarded a $1.5 million grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to support the Florida Metropolitan STEM Continuum: From College to Career program. The Florida Consortium will implement......Read More