Science & Health

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 hosts conference to discuss the benefits of a Health Information Exchange

WHAT: Executives from Florida International University affiliate hospitals and other partners are coming together at FIU on Wednesday to discuss […]

FIU partners with local high school on mangrove restoration project

Oleta River State Park to benefit from the collaboration By Karen Cochrane It’s Earth Day and the students of Alonzo […]

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Medical school to hold conference on new surgery techniques, technology

Medical school to hold conference on new surgery techniques, technology

The FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine will present a medical conference in June that focuses on drawing international attention […]

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FIU to participate in 2011 Solar Decathlon

FIU to participate in 2011 Solar Decathlon

The U.S. Department of Energy announced April 15 that FIU is one of only 20 teams invited to participate in […]

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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Student-run garden at FIU named ‘People’s Garden’

Student-run garden at FIU named ‘People’s Garden’

FIU’s Organic Garden, which is located at Modesto A. Maidique Campus and run by FIU students and faculty/staff, was named […]

Honorees of the 2010 Paths of Public Health Awards to be recognized

MIAMI – FIU’s Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work is committed to recognizing outstanding South Floridians who […]

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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FIU professors recognized with NSF CAREER awards

FIU professors recognized with NSF CAREER awards

Nezih Pala, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Vagelis Hristidis, assistant professor in the School […]

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Communications Week honors students, Earth Day

Gary McCormick, director of partnership development for HGTV, will keynote student award ceremony By Heather Radi-Bermudez As part of Earth […]

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Cutting-edge laser technology for crime labs developed by FIU research team

Cutting-edge laser technology for crime labs developed by FIU research team

By Susan Feinberg Jose Almirall, director of FIU’s International Forensics Research Institute (IFRI), and his research team have been attracting […]

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Biology professor’s research focuses on impacts of climate change

Steve Oberbauer’s extensive research supports the belief that man is precipitating climate change around the world. By Martin Haro FIU […]

Gorillas in the Mist

Gorillas in the Mist

Through her work with the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, world traveler Bryna Griffin MS ’04 develops land conservation programs […]

Biologist relishes 31-day journey to become mayor

Biologist relishes 31-day journey to become mayor

By JoAnn C. Adkins In January, Philip Stoddard sat in a living room of fellow concerned citizens waiting for someone […]

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