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5 tips for making marriage work this Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, 6 million people expect or are planning a marriage proposal. Each year, 2.2 million marriages take place in the […]

FIU YogaTeens staff & volunteers: Leah Ackerman; Patty Ware; Julianna Horton; Megan Murphy; Eric Wagner, Ph.D.; Christine Spadola, Ph.D.; Staci Leon-Morris, Psy.D.; and Michelle Hospital, Ph.D.

Researchers ‘going to the mat’ to help teens cope with stress

Though yoga is believed to have started more than 2,000 years ago, FIU-BRIDGE researchers and FIU students are finding that this […]

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Medical student recalls what it was like to have Zika

Medical student recalls what it was like to have Zika

It started in the middle of a Thanksgiving Day soccer game. Christophe de Lespinasse felt a sudden splitting headache. “It […]

Overly critical parents tied to ongoing ADHD symptoms in children

Overly critical parents tied to ongoing ADHD symptoms in children

Though symptoms often decrease over time for children living with ADHD, those with overly critical parents don’t always experience the […]

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Deering Estate in Cutler Bay, Fla.

FIU, Deering Estate formalize partnership

Florida International University and Deering Estate are joining forces to create new research and education opportunities. FIU and Deering Estate, […]

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5 things you need to know about Zika, its spread

5 things you need to know about Zika, its spread

On Monday, Feb. 1, the World Health Organization declared the Zika virus a public health issue of international concern, a […]

‘Making a Murderer’ interrogation of intellectually disabled teen not unique, says FIU expert

‘Making a Murderer’ interrogation of intellectually disabled teen not unique, says FIU expert

Psychologist Lindsay C. Malloy has devoted her career to improving the treatment of children in the legal system, including the development of better […]

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FIU presents ‘Zika Watch: What South Florida Needs to Know’

FIU presents ‘Zika Watch: What South Florida Needs to Know’

FIU will present “Zika Watch: What South Florida Needs to Know” Wednesday, Feb. 3, in room 243 of the Graham […]

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FIU Zika experts list

FIU Zika experts list

For questions or assistance in contacting any of the following experts, please call the Office of Media Relations: Maydel Santana-Bravo: […]

FIU achieves top rank in Carnegie research classification

FIU achieves top rank in Carnegie research classification

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching announced today the newest edition of the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher […]

Georeferencing helps explore history

Georeferencing helps explore history

From ancient Greek mythology to the drones that fly over today’s streets, society has always been fascinated with bird’s eye […]

FIU competition shines light on middle school innovators

FIU competition shines light on middle school innovators

Middle school students with posters and pointers in hand smoothed their blazers and business casual clothes and faced the do-or-die […]

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg

FIU president to lead national STEM expert committee

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg has been named chair of a National Academies’ committee to develop benchmark and tracking tools […]

Meet the 2016 Path Award winners

Meet the 2016 Path Award winners

The Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work has selected the winners of the 2016 Path Awards. The annual Path […]

Florida's mangroves move inland to keep up with salt water intrusion caused by sea level rise.

Mangroves move inland as seas rise

Adapting to the damaging effects of climate change, plants are gradually moving to where temperatures are cooler, rainfall is greater, […]

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