Posts tagged with: "Research"

AstroScience center dome has landed

AstroScience center dome has landed

The Stocker AstroScience Center achieved a construction milestone July 26, as the observatory dome was hoisted to its permanent home […]

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Common treatment models prove effective for preschoolers with autism

Common treatment models prove effective for preschoolers with autism

Researchers found that preschoolers with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) make significant improvements during the school year regardless of which special […]

Getting girls interested in computer science

High school computer science classes are not just for geeky boys. They’re for everybody. That’s the message from high school […]

FIU, Zoo Miami create research partnership

FIU, Zoo Miami create research partnership

FIU and Zoo Miami signed a memorandum of understanding July 16 to explore and develop greater research and community outreach […]

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A Cuban tree frog swallows a Christmas light that looks like one of its insect prey.

Aquatic ecologist wants to free species from evolutionary traps

Jennifer Schopf Rehage, assistant professor in the FIU Department of Earth and Environment, has co-authored an article on evolutionary traps, […]

Psychology professor recognized for early career achievements in child mental health research

Psychology professor recognized for early career achievements in child mental health research

The American Psychological Foundation (APF) has named Lindsay Malloy, assistant professor of psychology, the first recipient of the annual Division […]

FIU, Japan Foundation launch The South Florida Partnership in Japanese Studies

FIU, Japan Foundation launch The South Florida Partnership in Japanese Studies

The Asian Studies Program will launch The South Florida Partnership in Japanese Studies (SFPJS) starting this fall semester. Funded for more […]

Former Pentagon official takes the helm of LACC

Former Pentagon official takes the helm of LACC

Former Pentagon official Frank O. Mora has joined FIU as the director for the Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC). […]

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GLOWS hosts South Caucasus Conference in Georgia

GLOWS hosts South Caucasus Conference in Georgia

FIU’s Global Water for Sustainability Program (GLOWS) recently hosted the “South Caucasus Conference on Sustainability and Watershed Management” in the […]

Economics professor appointed to international society

Economics professor appointed to international society

Hakan Yilmazkuday, assistant professor in the Department of Economics, has been appointed as executive secretary of the International Economics and […]

FIU engineers monitor Miami-Dade’s first smart highway bridge

FIU engineers monitor Miami-Dade’s first smart highway bridge

Motorists driving on the new flyover from eastbound State Road 836 to northbound State Road 826 in Miami travel over […]

Historian publishes dissertation, tribute to late father

Historian publishes dissertation, tribute to late father

When Rodney Earl Walton first laid his hands on a copy of his book Big Guns, Brave Men: Mobile Artillery Observers […]

Fear of sharks helps preserve balance in the world’s oceans

Fear of sharks helps preserve balance in the world’s oceans

A prey’s fear of a shark is critical to protecting ocean biodiversity, according to FIU researchers. Without this fear, a […]

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Wall of Wind helping USAID test shelters for hurricane relief

Wall of Wind helping USAID test shelters for hurricane relief

  USAID‘s Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance is working with researchers at FIU’s Wall of Wind to test the strength […]

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U.S. Department of Defense awards $2.1 million in grants to university

U.S. Department of Defense awards $2.1 million in grants to university

Four FIU professors received grants this month from the U.S. Department of Defense totaling $2.1 million. More and more mobile […]