Posts tagged with: "Kenneth G. Furton"

John L. Volakis appointed dean of College of Engineering & Computing

John L. Volakis appointed dean of College of Engineering & Computing

John L. Volakis has been appointed dean of FIU’s College of Engineering & Computing. Volakis comes to FIU with a […]

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StartUP FIU creates innovation ecosystem to rev the engine of economic growth

StartUP FIU creates innovation ecosystem to rev the engine of economic growth

Jump to: Have a big idea? StartUP FIU may be right for you. Jason Dettbarn, 39, stands in front of […]

INTERACTIVE: Preeminent research programs explained

INTERACTIVE: Preeminent research programs explained

Great universities understand that they are truly the sum of their parts. They are home to programs that uplift communities […]

Happy Holidays from President Rosenberg

Happy Holidays from President Rosenberg

On Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, President Mark B. Rosenberg delivered this message to the FIU community: This holiday season gives us […]

Kenneth G. Furton named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Kenneth G. Furton named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

The 2016 National Academy of Inventors Fellows Selection Committee has named Provost and Executive Vice President Kenneth G. Furton an […]

DeNovo Biodevice

Researchers learn how to take an idea from lab to market

Sharan Ramaswamy designed a device that mimics human circulation in which cells and tissues can be grown. The technology enables […]

DACA and undocumented students have a home at FIU

DACA and undocumented students have a home at FIU

Provost and Executive Vice President Kenneth G. Furton and Vice President of Student Affairs Larry Lunsford sent the following memo […]

NSF grant to attract women, minority engineering and science professors to FIU

NSF grant to attract women, minority engineering and science professors to FIU

FIU has been awarded a $3.2 million National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant aimed at developing strategies to increase […]

Arts & Sciences, Education join forces to form new college

Arts & Sciences, Education join forces to form new college

The College of Arts & Sciences and College of Education are integrating to form the College of Arts, Sciences & […]

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Canines detect deadly disease in historic avocado trees

Canines detect deadly disease in historic avocado trees

Nestled within the lush tropical foliage of The Kampong resides 20 avocado trees. They were planted nearly 100 years ago […]

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Faculty convocation recognizes outstanding professors

Faculty convocation recognizes outstanding professors

For the first time ever, two faculty members were awarded the top prize at FIU’s Faculty Convocation, a yearly award […]

The science of smell featured in Royal Society journal

The science of smell featured in Royal Society journal

The forensic research of an FIU team headed by Provost and Executive Vice President, Kenneth G. Furton, has been published in the journal Philosophical […]

New strategic plan sets ambitious goals for next five years

New strategic plan sets ambitious goals for next five years

When university leaders began thinking about FIU’s next strategic plan two years ago, they knew it had to be different. […]

FPL solar parking canopies

FPL, FIU partner to build innovative solar research facility

Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and Florida International University (FIU) today announced a new partnership to build a commercial-scale […]

FIU receives national honor, leads on urban education

FIU receives national honor, leads on urban education

With the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act on the horizon, FIU made the case for greater focus on urban […]