Posts tagged with: "School of Environment Arts and Society (SEAS)"

Paul Nunez, Haydee Borrero and Hong Liu of the Earth and Environment department pose with Vice-Governor Chen Zhangliang (second from right) of Guangxi, China.

Students explore orchid conservation efforts in China

Hong Liu, assistant professor of ecology, and undergraduate students Haydee Borrero and Paul Nunez recently spent three weeks exploring Guangxi, […]

2012 summer camps at FIU

2012 summer camps at FIU

Experts say that children need to be kept active — mentally and physically — during the summer break to avoid […]

Marine science discoveries become art

Marine science discoveries become art

The art exhibit “Macroalgae: Hidden Colors of the Sea” is currently featured at FIU’s Glenn Hubert Library at the Biscayne […]

Professor offers insight into Florida’s recent sinkholes

Professor offers insight into Florida’s recent sinkholes

A sinkhole, about 100-feet-wide and 50-feet-deep, opened up in the backyard of a home in Windermere, Fla., May 3. Almost one week […]

Marine scientist champions Blue Carbon

Marine scientist champions Blue Carbon

Study finds restoring seagrass meadows may reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase carbon stores  Seagrasses could be the oceans’ best-kept secret, and […]

FIU receives federal designation from USDA

FIU receives federal designation from USDA

FIU is one of the first universities in the nation to receive the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s newly implemented Hispanic-Serving […]

When an FIU professor met the veep

When an FIU professor met the veep

Vice President Joe Biden recently joined U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., along the north […]

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Members of the Miami Team take a break from the weekend-long NASA Space Apps Challenge held at the FIU Engineering Center April 21-22.

FIU hosts NASA Space Apps Challenge

FIU graduate students hosted a NASA-sponsored International Space Apps Challenge at the Engineering Center April 21-22.  The global “codeathon-style” event […]

Creative Writing’s Dufresne is a Guggenheim Fellow

Creative Writing’s Dufresne is a Guggenheim Fellow

FIU creative writing professor John Dufresne has been named a 2012 Guggenheim Fellow. Dufresne is one of 181 scholars, artists and […]

FIU, Miami HEAT help restore the mangroves

The School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS) teamed up April 11 with the Miami HEAT, Shake-A-Leg, City of Miami […]

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Rescuing endangered wild orchids from a man-made flood

This article, co-authored by FIU Department of Earth and Environment Assistant Professor Hong Liu, was originally published in Tropical Garden magazine […]

FIU Agroecology students pose in front of the U.S. Capitol in early March.

FIU takes D.C.

Students from the FIU Agroecology Program visited Washington, D.C., to take part in the Multicultural Scholars (MSP) and National Needs […]

Geoscience students explore Death Valley

Geoscience students explore Death Valley

For some, spring break means lazy days at the beach. But for 13 FIU students, Spring Break 2012 meant trading […]

Spring shopping at BBC

Spring shopping at BBC

Rita M. Cauce, librarian at the FIU Green Library, browses through shirts from a local vendor at the Biscayne Bay […]

"Peanut" the owl monkey lounges at his home in the DuMond Conservancy.

FIU primatologist to talk monkey business, chasing dreams

Sian Evans, FIU professor and managing director of the DuMond Conservancy, will present “Anthropoid Adventures” Tuesday, March 27 at the […]