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Provost Excellence Award recognizes outstanding faculty research

Provost Excellence Award recognizes outstanding faculty research

The Office of the Provost recognized eight FIU centers and institutes with the Provost Excellence Awards during Panther Football home […]

Alumnus’ crime novel completed five years after his death

Alumnus’ crime novel completed five years after his death

Jack Vaughn’s old friend Cal has gone missing. His vintage Cadillac has been pulled out of a South Florida canal. […]

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Miles Medina built six aqaponics systems in the FIU Organic Garden where he studied the effects of different feeds on aquaponic cultivation.

Alumnus finds solutions for food insecurity through aquaponics

During a routine stop at the grocery store, Miles Medina MS ’14 had a random thought. Why couldn’t the store […]

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Ignoring early warning signs of defiance can lead to deviant behaviors in adolescence

Ignoring early warning signs of defiance can lead to deviant behaviors in adolescence

Rule breaking is not uncommon for preschool children, but being able to identify those children most at risk of long-term […]

Digital media professor Moses Shumow recognized for excellence in engagement

Digital media professor Moses Shumow recognized for excellence in engagement

By Alexandra Rodriguez-Carhartt For his work with high school students in Liberty City, Moses Shumow, assistant professor in the School of […]

Three statues portraying a wounded soldier being helped, stand on the grounds of the Minneapolis VA Hospital (Photo: Jim Mone, AP).

Private veterans care? Caution: We’ve already tried it

The following op-ed by FIU history professor Jessica L. Adler was originally published in USA TODAY. Adler’s research focuses on […]

Jason Downing (left)  and Shan Wong (right) spent their summer months with Hong Liu (center) studying orchid conservation in southwest China.

Students study orchid conservation in China

These articles are part of our Summer Sojourns 2014 series highlighting summer adventures of FIU students. Jason Downing and Shan […]

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Partnership establishes International Center for Tropical Botany at The Kampong

Partnership establishes International Center for Tropical Botany at The Kampong

FIU and the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) have joined forces to create the International Center for Tropical Botany (ICTB) […]

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MAST@FIU and SJMC students team up to study, raise awareness about sea level rise

MAST@FIU and SJMC students team up to study, raise awareness about sea level rise

Fifty high school students from MAST @ FIU broke up into groups to collect water samples at 12 different monitoring stations […]

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5 things we learned about bats from the bat AMA

5 things we learned about bats from the bat AMA

FIU biologist Kirsten Bohn studies bats through their unique method of communication: echolocation. She recently participated in a Reddit AMA […]

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Research on how and when birds collide with buildings could inform future construction plans.

Urban ecologist conducts research for the birds

Dead birds might be the last thing you would think of collecting, but they were the target of a recent […]

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‘My meeting with Stephen Hawking’

‘My meeting with Stephen Hawking’

Mathematician shares encounter with acclaimed physicist before release of biopic  When Ada Monserrat walked into the office of Stephen Hawking, her […]

FIU in D.C. update: FIU Ebola expert visits White House

FIU in D.C. update: FIU Ebola expert visits White House

In the week leading up to the mid-term elections, FIU’s strength in global health response, coastal ecosystems and local educational […]

Ask FIU bat biologist anything on Reddit Nov. 3

Ask FIU bat biologist anything on Reddit Nov. 3

Update: Follow the discussion at: http://go.fiu.edu/batAMA. Send your questions in now, and Dr. Bohn will answer questions starting at 1 […]

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Where are they now? Past TEDxFIU speakers check in

Where are they now? Past TEDxFIU speakers check in

  Two years. Twenty speakers. Three musical performances. One talk from 60 feet below the surface of the ocean. TEDxFIU […]