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#FIUGoesAbroad: Our final week

#FIUGoesAbroad: Our final week

For some students, summer is about getting some R&R until fall comes around. Others have to take summer classes. And […]

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YALI Washington Fellows visit Fairchild Tropical Garden

YALI Washington Fellows visit Fairchild Tropical Garden

This story is part of an on-going series following 25  young leaders visiting FIU as part of President Obama’s Washington […]

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Campers in FIU's EcoAcademy plant sea oat plugs to restore dunes at Virginia Key North Point.

EcoAcademy campers restore Virginia Key sea oats

Campers in FIU’s EcoAcademy recently visited Virginia Key North Point in Miami, FL to take part in a day of […]

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Infants with a clear hand preference show advanced language ability as toddlers

Infants with a clear hand preference show advanced language ability as toddlers

Infants who exhibit a consistent right hand preference are more likely to develop advanced language skills by age two, according […]

A lawyer drawn to prisoner’s rights: A portrait of YALI Washington Fellow Danbala Garba

A lawyer drawn to prisoner’s rights: A portrait of YALI Washington Fellow Danbala Garba

This story is part of an on-going series spotlighting 2014 Washington Fellows at FIU. After completing law school in 2007, […]

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Cooking uncovers environmental passion for Swaziland YALI fellow

Cooking uncovers environmental passion for Swaziland YALI fellow

This story is part of an on-going series spotlighting 2014 Washington Fellows at FIU. Lindiwe Dlamini, 32, is one of […]

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Students for the Poor, in partnership with alternative Breaks, teach English and other subjects to children in Nicaragua in April.

Student club committed to helping the poor locally and internationally

This story is part of an on-going series spotlighting student-run clubs at FIU. The passion and commitment behind Nashua Wisdom’s […]

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Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU cooks up recipe contest

Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU cooks up recipe contest

Amateur cooks with original recipes for gefilte fish, homemade pickles or rugelach have a chance to test their culinary prowess […]

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8 of the best moments from Mission 31

8 of the best moments from Mission 31

For the past month, Fabien Cousteau and a team of FIU researchers conducted underwater tests and research inside FIU’s Aquarius […]

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Eric Ngondi, 29, water and environmental engineer and disability advocate.

YALI engineer becomes disability advocate in Kenya

Eric Ngondi, 29, is one of 25 participants in a group of young leaders at FIU as part of President […]

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African scholars at FIU as part of President Obama’s  Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

African scholars at FIU as part of President Obama’s Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

Eric Ngondi, 29, is a water and environmental engineer who owns and operates a consulting company in Nairobi, Kenya. After […]

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OCD patients benefit from family-inclusive treatments, says FIU psychologist

OCD patients benefit from family-inclusive treatments, says FIU psychologist

One in 40 adults in the United States have Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). That means that among the 54,000 students […]

Desmond Cadogan holds up a sign during a rally in support of the Central Park Five in New York January 17, 2013. Carlo Allegri/Reuters

Central Park Five: ‘We must change how we interrogate youth’

Will it take another Central Park Five? We can avoid another Central Park Five. We can avoid another $40 million […]

Center for Children and Families offers online resources for parents and professionals

Center for Children and Families offers online resources for parents and professionals

The Center for Children and Families (CCF) at FIU is making mental health care resources more accessible for families worldwide […]

D.C. Update: FIU asserts leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions

D.C. Update: FIU asserts leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions

With our world-class research on center stage in our nation’s capital, FIU asserted its leadership in STEM education, disaster-related solutions […]