Articles by: Evelyn S. Gonzalez

FIU senior wins cultural immersion experience in Germany

FIU senior wins cultural immersion experience in Germany

Timur Kuzibaev, a senior majoring in political science, has received a 2012-2013 Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) Program fellowship and will […]

Researcher to discuss Cuban turtles, marine biodiversity at Luna Star Cafe

Researcher to discuss Cuban turtles, marine biodiversity at Luna Star Cafe

Fernando Bretos, a research associate at The Ocean Foundation (TOF), will present “Cuba: The Accidental Eden” Tuesday, Feb. 28 at […]

EU ambassador to discuss world economic crisis at FIU

EU ambassador to discuss world economic crisis at FIU

Ambassador João Vale de Almeida, head of delegation for the European Union (EU) to the United States, will present “Transatlantic Relations […]

Going bananas for Yonanas

Going bananas for Yonanas

FIU alumni invented a kitchen appliance that provides a healthy alternative to ice cream. Now their cool invention is hotter […]

SEAS launching Environmental Film Series for spring semester

The School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS) in the College of Arts & Sciences is inaugurating its first Environmental […]

Creative Writing professor becomes United States Artists Fellow

Creative Writing professor becomes United States Artists Fellow

English and Creative Writing professor Campbell McGrath was recently named a United States Artists (USA) Fellow. McGrath was one of 52 […]

Coral reef study gets boost from NSF

Coral reef study gets boost from NSF

FIU has received grant to study the adverse effects of algae and microbes on coral reefs. The $822,000 grant is […]

FIU student, philanthropist recognized by National Collegiate Honors Council

FIU student, philanthropist recognized by National Collegiate Honors Council

FIU student Daniel J. Tapanes was recently honored as the 2011-2012 Student of the Year at the annual National Collegiate Honors […]

FIU receives NSF grant to advance women faculty in science and math

FIU receives NSF grant to advance women faculty in science and math

FIU has received a National Science Foundation ADVANCE grant to facilitate the hiring, retention and promotion of women in the academic […]

Environmental Immersion Day

Environmental Immersion Day

Students from Miami Springs High School visit FIU’s organic garden and shade house as part of the Fairchild Tropical Botanic […]

Agroecology Program to award more than $330,000 in scholarships

Agroecology Program to award more than $330,000 in scholarships

The FIU Agroecology Program is granting 15 scholarships to train students for careers in agriculture, food and natural resources sciences. […]

FIU plants half an acre of mangroves along Biscayne Bay

FIU plants half an acre of mangroves along Biscayne Bay

FIU’s School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS) recently hosted a mangrove planting event at the Oleta River State Park […]

Writing center director to be honored for collaborative learning

Writing center director to be honored for collaborative learning

Paula Gillespie, associate professor and director of the FIU Center for Excellence in Writing (CEW), is the 2011 recipient of […]

Honduran students visit FIU for week of agroscience

Honduran students visit FIU for week of agroscience

More than 20 agroscience juniors from the Universidad Nacional de Agricultura (UNA) in Honduras were hosted by the FIU Agroecology […]

Mehroonsh Mahmoudi is one of eight FIU students to receive a Cristina Menendez Fellowship this year.

FIU awards $60,000 for student research in the Everglades

Eight FIU graduate students were awarded the 2011-12 Cristina Menendez Fellowship by the Southeast Environmental Research Center (SERC) and the […]