Articles by: Ayleen Barbel Fattal

Child and adolescent mental health experts convene in Miami

Child and adolescent mental health experts convene in Miami

The biennial Niagara in Miami Conference conference on child and adolescent mental health will take place March 6-8 in the Kovens […]

Lecture explores unveiling of Islamic Hijab

Lecture explores unveiling of Islamic Hijab

The Department of Philosophy will be hosting a talk about the Islamic Hijab at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8 in […]

Math Lab proves successful with increase in algebra pass rates

Math Lab proves successful with increase in algebra pass rates

Fall 2012 College Algebra pass rates have increased to 52 percent. That’s an increase of about 20 percent since efforts […]

Researchers combat water toxins

Researchers combat water toxins

Chemistry professor Kevin O’Shea is working with international chemists and environmental engineers to develop a new clean technology that will […]

Psychology professor recognized for suicide research

Psychology professor recognized for suicide research

The American Association of Suicidology (AAS) has awarded Jeremy Pettit, associate professor of psychology, the Edwin Shneidman Award for 2013. The […]

Professor contributes to nationwide university diversity initiatives

Professor contributes to nationwide university diversity initiatives

Physics professor and Women’s Studies Center Director Yesim Darici visited Yale University to evaluate the diversity initiatives of its physics […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Undergrad makes the most of exceptional research opportunity

Undergrad makes the most of exceptional research opportunity

This summer, Aneysis Gonzalez was one of only two Florida students selected to participate in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s […]

Madeleine K. Albright’s message of freedom and democracy

Madeleine K. Albright’s message of freedom and democracy

In honor of Czech Republic President Vaclav Havel’s visit to FIU 10 years ago, former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine […]

FIU opens gateways with new Mastery Math Lab

FIU opens gateways with new Mastery Math Lab

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg, College of Arts & Sciences Dean Kenneth G. Furton, Student Government Association President Laura Farinas and members […]

Solar flares increase in appearances, intensity

Solar flares increase in appearances, intensity

Increased numbers of solar flares have become common at the moment, as the sun’s normal 11-year activity cycle is ramping […]