Articles by: Ayleen Barbel Fattal

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 […]

Researchers tackle designer drug craze

Researchers tackle designer drug craze

President Obama signed a bill into law this week designating certain chemicals found in designer drugs as FDA-controlled substances. As […]

FIU scientists help find ‘God Particle’

FIU scientists help find ‘God Particle’

Physicists on experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) announced July 4 that they have observed a new particle. The […]

FIU physicists gear up for ‘God particle’ announcement

FIU physicists gear up for ‘God particle’ announcement

In anticipation of an early-morning Wednesday announcement from CERN, the European particle accelerator near Geneva, Florida International University experts are […]

Stargazers to get rare glimpse of Venus transit June 5

Stargazers to get rare glimpse of Venus transit June 5

Before sunset, Tuesday, June 5, the planet Venus will make its last journey across the sun as seen from Earth […]

IFRI takes forensics beyond the lab

IFRI takes forensics beyond the lab

This week, FIU’s International Forensic Research Institute (IFRI) kicks off its Forensic Science Training Development and Delivery Program, bringing groundbreaking forensic science research […]

Early diagnosis of autism can lead to better treatment

Early diagnosis of autism can lead to better treatment

Autism awareness month has come and gone for 2012, but the need for awareness has not. The struggles for families […]

Early spatial thinking skills predictor of STEM achievement

Early spatial thinking skills predictor of STEM achievement

Recent graduates may be surprised to learn that the vocabulary their parents used with them as children may have had […]

Exile through the eyes of a Pedro Pan

Exile through the eyes of a Pedro Pan

Author Carlos M. N. Eire will visit FIU Monday, Nov. 21, to deliver a lecture about his book Learning to […]

Researchers focus on AIDS prevention in Hispanic adolescents

Researchers focus on AIDS prevention in Hispanic adolescents

The National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) has awarded FIU a $2.3 million grant to research prevention methods to address […]

Ambassador to discuss Israel and the United Nations Nov. 15

Ambassador to discuss Israel and the United Nations Nov. 15

Ambassador Haim Waxman, deputy permanent representative of the Mission of Israel to the United Nations, will deliver a lecture Tuesday, […]

FIU celebrates all things France during French Week Miami

FIU celebrates all things France during French Week Miami

FIU’s Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence (MEUCE) will host a series of events celebrating French culture from Nov. 9 – […]

Psychology professor earns international recognition

Psychology professor earns international recognition

The Association for Psychological Science has named Lindsay Malloy, assistant professor of psychology, a “Rising Star.” Malloy is one of […]

Take a journey to the stars Oct. 14

Take a journey to the stars Oct. 14

If you’re looking for something fascinating and free to do Friday, Oct. 14, venture to the edge of the universe […]