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Is homework really helpful?

Is homework useful?

The internet, if not the world, breathed a collective sigh of relief when the story of a Texas teacher ditching […]

Love story comes full circle in Green Library

Love story comes full circle in Green Library

Most graduates get flowers or a nice dinner to mark the occasion. But Craig Del Mundo had something even more […]

A cargo ship in the Panama Canal passes through volcanic rocks that helped form the Isthmus of Panama.

Credit: Aaron O'Dea

Geologist challenges age of land bridge connecting Americas

Despite the belief that the strip of land connecting North and South America is older than dirt, it is actually quite […]

My summer mission trip to New Orleans

My summer mission trip to New Orleans

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2016 series highlighting the summer adventures of FIU students. Earlier this summer, […]

Back-to-school tips for teachers

Back-to-school tips for teachers

James Burns, assistant professor of curriculum and instruction, and M.O. Thirunarayanan, assistant profesor of learning technologies, share some tips for […]

How parents and kids can have a stellar first week of school

How parents and kids can have a stellar first week of school

Getting ready for the first week of school can sometimes be a bit daunting so we’ve reached out to our […]

FIU back-to-school experts list 2016

FIU back-to-school experts list 2016

Below is a list of FIU experts who can comment on back-to-school topics relating to school readiness, anxiety and emotions, […]

Natalia Garcia won a silver medal at the 2015 National Championships for karate.

Karate propels admissions officer to national stage

Two things have almost always been a part of Natalia Garcia’s life: FIU and karate. Her mother got her master’s […]

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FIU professors help fight Zika, inform the public

FIU professors help fight Zika, inform the public

In July, when South Florida became the first place in the U.S. to report locally transmitted Zika cases, the eyes […]

How to protect yourself from Zika

How to protect yourself from Zika

Seventeen people in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties have been infected with the Zika virus by local mosquitoes, according to health […]

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FIU military graduates overcome odds, change lives

FIU military graduates overcome odds, change lives

FIU to graduate almost 3,800 in ceremonies August 7–9 Staff Sergeants Charmaine and Jean Fortune met at the Robins Air […]

The strawberry poison frog is one of the amphibians Maureen Donnelly studies in the tropics.

Frogs that can take the heat have better chance of fighting extinction

Amphibians that can tolerate higher temperatures are likely to fare better against disease, habitat loss and climate change, according to […]

Caribbean spiny lobster
Photo courtesy of CRUSTOMICS Lab

Lobsters never lose fertility and 5 more facts about the coveted crustacean

Florida’s lobster season kicks off Aug. 6 and, once again, commercial fisheries are trying to get their hands on these […]

FIU and Rookery Bay Reserve form research, education partnership

FIU and Rookery Bay Reserve form research, education partnership

  Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve and FIU have established a new partnership that will serve FIU students as […]

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Project to rethink Seminole Tribe high school is an XQ finalist

Project to rethink Seminole Tribe high school is an XQ finalist

The Seminole Tribe of Florida and FIU have big plans to transform tribal education all across the United States. A […]

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