Posts tagged with: "College of Arts Sciences & Education"

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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FIU Professor: ‘Bilingualism is the language of modern politics’

FIU Professor: ‘Bilingualism is the language of modern politics’

The following op-ed was written and published in MiamiHerald.com on Thurs., July 28. Phillip M. Carter is a professor of […]

Mandela Fellows host awareness campaign at FIU

Mandela Fellows host awareness campaign at FIU

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” –Nelson Mandela These famous words inspired […]

Frankenskeeter: Professor genetically modifies mosquitoes in quest to protect humans

Frankenskeeter: Professor genetically modifies mosquitoes in quest to protect humans

Matthew DeGennaro is determined to stop the world’s deadliest animal. Accounting for as many as 725,000 deaths worldwide every year, […]

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FIU at I-75 keeps BA degrees in sight for transfer students

FIU at I-75 keeps BA degrees in sight for transfer students

FIU has teamed up with Broward College to share space and open doors to ever-greater numbers of students. Working side-by-side […]

Individual efforts can improve ocean health, researchers say

Individual efforts can improve ocean health, researchers say

By 2050, there will be more plastic by weight than fish in the world’s oceans, according to researchers. Consequently, France […]

Endangered songbirds prefer a Dyson

Endangered songbirds prefer a Dyson

Some fans are quiet, but weak. Others are powerful, but noisy. According to Dyson, their Air Multiplier fans are quiet […]

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Blue-green algae in the St. Lucie River in Florida. Photo by: WPTV

FIU experts on toxic algae

A massive bloom of blue-green algae has hit four counties in Florida covering beaches along the Atlantic coast, damaging aquatic […]

Water full of algae laps along the Sewell's Point shore on the St. Lucie River under an Ocean Boulevard bridge, Monday, June 27, 2016.  (Richard Graulich/The Palm Beach Post via AP)

5 things to know about toxic algae

A massive bloom of blue-green algae has hit four counties in Florida covering beaches along the Atlantic coast with foul-smelling, […]

TEDxFIU: Fighting counterfeiters with data

TEDxFIU: Fighting counterfeiters with data

Graduate student Rhett Williamson gave the TEDxFIU 2015 audience a behind-the-scenes look at forensic chemistry and his ink library database […]

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FIU and Deering Estate have launched the FIU-Deering Cultural Ecological Field Station Fellowship Program to fund Ph.D. students whose research will benefit conservation management efforts at the estate and in the region.

FIU, Deering Estate launch conservation research program

The Deering Estate is becoming a living research lab for FIU conservation scientists. FIU and Deering Estate have launched the […]

Marijuana could put users at risk for addiction, researchers find

Marijuana could put users at risk for addiction, researchers find

Contrary to the belief that marijuana is a “safe drug,” a researcher at FIU’s Center for Children and Families has […]

Hilary Landorf and Mariusz Galczynski at FIU's Modesto A. Maidique Campus

CIES moves to FIU, Landorf named executive director

FIU students and faculty will gain direct access to a global network of leading educational scholars and potential collaborators through […]