Posts tagged with: "School of Integrated Science and Humanity (SISH)"

TEDxFIU in Review: James Webb

TEDxFIU in Review: James Webb

Space travel and exploration have helped man come to a better understanding of the world around and beyond. But today, […]

Counting down the days until December 21, 2012

Counting down the days until December 21, 2012

What if you knew the world were going to end? Next week. On December 21. By now, every Mayanist scholar […]

Students recognized at national biomedical research conference

Students recognized at national biomedical research conference

Three FIU undergraduate students received awards for their research presented at the 2012 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students […]

On Wednesday, remember this: Twelve may be the most important number ever

On Wednesday, remember this: Twelve may be the most important number ever

In mathematics, it is called a sublime number. In religion, some would argue it is nearly holy. Western music is […]

FIU to graduate thousands ready to make their mark

FIU to graduate thousands ready to make their mark

More than 4,000 students will receive their bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees next week during three days of graduation ceremonies […]

FIU advocates for STEM education reform to president’s science advisers

FIU advocates for STEM education reform to president’s science advisers

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg made a presentation to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) at […]

Gaze at the stars, hear ‘X Factor’ contestant sing live Nov. 30

Gaze at the stars, hear ‘X Factor’ contestant sing live Nov. 30

The end-of-semester Star Party is here! Join physics Professor James Webb on a journey to the edge of the universe on Friday, Nov. 30. […]

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Can playing a musical instrument really make you smarter?

Can playing a musical instrument really make you smarter?

For weeks I observed the activity in the GC lounge at the Modesto A. Maidique Campus. On schooldays it is […]

HR professional recognized for career contributions in psychology

HR professional recognized for career contributions in psychology

The Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychologists (SIOP) has awarded Alexander Alonso, alum of FIU’s industrial and organizational psychology program, […]

Behavior analyst to speak about the consequences of behavior

Behavior analyst to speak about the consequences of behavior

Behavior analyst Susan M. Schneider will be giving a lecture about consequences at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16 in room 523 of […]

Music can improve concentration in some children with ADHD

Music can improve concentration in some children with ADHD

From Rachmaninov to rock ’n’ roll, listening to music while studying may help some children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder […]

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Women’s Studies presents music by twilight

Women’s Studies presents music by twilight

Venezuela’s No. 1 jazz singer, Maria Rivas, and Orchestra Miami will be performing live at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 […]

Understanding preterm infant development helps ease their entrance into the world

Understanding preterm infant development helps ease their entrance into the world

Every week, 150 bobwhite quail eggs arrive in the mail for Robert Lickliter, professor and director of graduate studies in […]

Activist Gloria Steinem to speak at FIU

Activist Gloria Steinem to speak at FIU

Renowned writer, lecturer and activist Gloria Steinem will be hosting a dialogue and community conversation at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, […]

Alumnus explores Latin American studies at Oxford

Alumnus explores Latin American studies at Oxford

Juan Sebastian Gil ’11, a College of Arts & Sciences alumnus, has embarked on graduate studies and research at the […]