On Thursday, Apr. 2, the annual Outstanding Student Life Awards recognized three student organizations and 21 student leaders who serve as a source of pride and inspiration to others by giving unselfishly of themselves to enhance life on campus and to make FIU a better place for the university community.
The awards are a unique opportunity to recognize FIU student leaders who have excelled academically and in the areas of distinguished service to others, citizenship, innovation, leadership, diversity advancement and promotion of the Panther spirit.
Jazmin Felix, double majoring in dietetics and nutrition and sociology anthropology, received the Junior Leadership Award, and has also taken an active role in her commitment to the Student Government Association at the Biscayne Bay Campus. As president, she has advocated on behalf of what she believes FIU students deserve. She has instilled a sense of pride in the teams that she leads and helps facilitate dialogue and collaboration between Student Government and departments across campus.