Post Tagged with: "Research"

Researchers and USAID representatives pose at the launch of the Innovation Lab for Climate Resilient Chickpeas in Ethiopia.

Innovation lab to improve chickpea production in Ethiopia

FIU researchers are expanding their efforts to breed climate resilient, higher yielding chickpeas. Funded by the U.S. Agency for International […]

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FIU to showcase student research at 
Life Sciences South Florida STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium

FIU to showcase student research at 
Life Sciences South Florida STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium

FIU and Life Sciences South Florida will host the Second Annual STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium to showcase original student research […]

Cousteau’s Mission 31 to descend on Aquarius June 1

Cousteau’s Mission 31 to descend on Aquarius June 1

Dates have been released for filmmaker Fabien Cousteau’s Mission 31, a historic saturation mission at the FIU Aquarius Reef Base. Cousteau, […]

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Combination of treatments could lead to lower, safer doses of medication in children with ADHD

Combination of treatments could lead to lower, safer doses of medication in children with ADHD

Balancing a low dose of behavior therapy with a low dose of medication may be the key to helping children […]

Ribes cynosbati, a North American species of gooseberry similar to the Miccosukee gooseberry, is found widespread across eastern North America.

Researchers outline plan to save threatened gooseberry

The Miccosukee gooseberry is on the verge of extinction, but geneticist Eric J. B. von Wettberg believes genetic variation is […]

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Summer Program helps children with ADHD benefit from sports

Summer Program helps children with ADHD benefit from sports

A summer program at FIU is proving that children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can excel in team sports […]

Week to celebrate, feature work of grad students

Week to celebrate, feature work of grad students

The University Graduate School and the Graduate and Professional Student Committee will host Graduate Student Appreciation Week (GSAW) March 31-April […]

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Student researchers present work at annual conference

Student researchers present work at annual conference

Last week, FIU’s Honors College hosted the eleventh annual Advanced Research and Creativity in Honors (ARCH) Conference, the culmination of […]

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FIU’s Iyengar inducted as a Fellow by National Academy of Inventors

FIU’s Iyengar inducted as a Fellow by National Academy of Inventors

Distinguished Ryder Professor S.S. Iyengar has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. The director of FIU’s School of […]

Students from Concordia College tour the Everglades National Park while visiting FIU and South Florida.

FIU hosts Minnesota students for water, climate research symposium

For the average tourist, a trip to South Florida typically includes stops at its world-famous beaches, shopping malls and nightclubs. […]

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FIU to lead insurance industry in solving the wind vs. flood issue

FIU to lead insurance industry in solving the wind vs. flood issue

Wind and water can have a devastating impact on property. Yet, as Hurricane Sandy made it clear in 2012, separate […]

Doctoral student connects yoga and academics

Doctoral student connects yoga and academics

Ana Podcameni enters the studio in yoga pants and a loose-fitting shirt; 30 eyes stare at her waiting to begin. […]

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Chemistry student develops fast, easy, cheap explosives detection

Chemistry student develops fast, easy, cheap explosives detection

FIU chemistry doctoral student Kelley Peters is revolutionizing on-site explosives detection techniques with a new, simple, fast and inexpensive technology […]

Participants of the USDA's 2014 Agricultural Outlook Forum pose with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack.

Students explore diversity of agriculture at USDA forum

FIU students Randy Juste and Christian Gonzalez were two of only 30 university students from diverse fields of study selected […]

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4th International Tropical Medicine Conference held at FIU

4th International Tropical Medicine Conference held at FIU

You don’t have to go to Disney World to know that it’s a small world. Tropical disease experts from around […]