Articles by: JoAnn Adkins

Professor explores political consequences of disasters

Why is it that some governments or administrations emerge from disasters more popular and politically stronger, while most appear to […]

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FIU presents the 2010 Iberobarometer

Economic crisis causing pessimism, report says The lingering economic crisis is taking its toll on the confidence of people in […]

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Congresswoman tours marine ecosystems

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., stepped out on a research boat with FIU Marine Sciences Professor James Fourqurean June […]

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Science education gets $1 million boost

Science education gets $1 million boost

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has awarded FIU $1 million to expand its unique approach to physics education across the physical […]

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Gulf oil spill takes center stage at FIU teach-in

FIU experts discussed various issues surrounding the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico during a teach-in Saturday at […]

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Researcher returns to lab after shark bite

FIU researcher Kirk Gastrich is back to work in the Marine Sciences lab at the Biscayne Bay Campus after a […]

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Nationally acclaimed Summer Treatment Program for ADHD comes to FIU

Nationally acclaimed Summer Treatment Program for ADHD comes to FIU

William E. Pelham, Jr., a leading authority on child behavior disorders, is bringing his groundbreaking Summer Treatment Program for ADHD […]

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FIU researcher recuperating from shark bite

FIU researcher recuperating from shark bite

FIU researcher Kirk Gastrich is recuperating after a close encounter with a 6-foot lemon shark Wednesday, April 28. Gastrich was […]

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FIU establishes historic professorship of Jain Studies

FIU establishes historic professorship of Jain Studies

FIU has established the Bhagwan Mahavir Professorship of Jain Studies, the first professorship of its kind in the western world. […]

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U.S. Rep. Wasserman Schultz visits FIU

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., visited FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus April 13 to learn more about the new School […]

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FIU astronomers set their sights on southern skies

FIU astronomers set their sights on southern skies

For the first time, FIU astronomers can explore the skies of the Southern Hemisphere without ever leaving Miami. The Southeastern […]

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FIU Model UN team wins top award at national conference

FIU Model UN team wins top award at national conference

Representing the Netherlands at this year’s National Model United Nations Conference, the FIU Model United Nations team received the Outstanding […]

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FIU appoints sustainability committee

FIU has appointed an 18-member Sustainability Committee to lead the university’s green initiatives. Environmental activism has been a long-standing focus […]

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