Posts tagged with: "Research"

Conducting cool summer research in the Arctic

Conducting cool summer research in the Arctic

The Arctic Coastal Ecosystems Survey (ACES) is focused on understanding the ecological role of near-shore and lagoon habitats of the […]

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Studying protons, hidden language of train conductors in UK

Studying protons, hidden language of train conductors in UK

In the summer of 2013, three FIU students –Omar Leon, Carlos Lopez and Pierre Avila– members of the university’s prestigious […]

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Researching birds’ muscular system to understand high blood sugar

Researching birds’ muscular system to understand high blood sugar

As a Short Term Research Experience for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) fellow, I spent the summer researching naturally high blood sugar […]

Studying zebrafish to understand cardiac disease

Studying zebrafish to understand cardiac disease

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2013 series highlighting summer adventures of FIU students. Chavely Valdes Sanchez, a […]

Heather Bracken-Grissom holds a hermit crab while conducting research in Carrie Bow Cay, Belize.

Which came first, hermits or kings?

Heather Bracken-Grissom, marine sciences professor in the FIU Department of Biological Sciences, has helped answer one of the most debated […]

FIU College of Business’ Latin American Forum now working with Latin American Caribbean Center

Florida International University (FIU) College of Business’ Latin American Forum, a business development and networking group that brings multinational business […]

Mission Aquarius

Mission Aquarius

FIU’s Aquarius Reef Base team has been hard at work in recent months, preparing the underwater research lab for its […]

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FIU recognized for commitment to civic learning and democratic engagement

FIU was one of only 73 institutions chosen by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) to take part […]

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FIU, M-DCPS launch biology modeling workshop for local teachers

FIU, M-DCPS launch biology modeling workshop for local teachers

FIU recently hosted high school teachers from Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) for a training workshop on biology modeling instruction. […]

FIU-Tsinghua team's O-House entry in the Solar Decathlon China 2013.

FIU-Tsinghua University team shines in Solar Decathlon China

The FIU-Tsinghua University team finished fifth among 20 teams from around the world in the inaugural Solar Decathlon (SD) China […]

Student promotes equal opportunity, political representation for Kuwaiti women

Student promotes equal opportunity, political representation for Kuwaiti women

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2012 series highlighting summer adventures of FIU students. Ph.D. candidate Shahed Jasem […]

High school students participate in cutting-edge research at FIU

High school students participate in cutting-edge research at FIU

Arun Ramkissoon is very familiar with osteoarthritis, one of the most common forms of arthritis in the world. The condition, […]

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Conservation ecologist puts focus on water resources management in Latin America

Conservation ecologist puts focus on water resources management in Latin America

Elizabeth Anderson, director of international research programs for the School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS), recently participated in the […]

Robots build bridge to success for first-year STEM students

Robots build bridge to success for first-year STEM students

The Bridge to Success program at FIU is providing valuable resources for first-year STEM students as they embark on their […]

For marine biologist Mike Heithaus, every week is shark week

For marine biologist Mike Heithaus, every week is shark week

Marine biology professor Mike Heithaus wrote the following piece for Inside Science Minds about how threats to sharks imperil entire ecosystems. […]

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