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Psychiatric conditions may alter the brain, increase risk of Alzheimer’s

Psychiatric conditions may alter the brain, increase risk of Alzheimer’s

Shanna L. Burke, assistant professor at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, has been awarded nearly […]

Aparajita Singh

Got my first job! Working for Intel

Name: Aparajita Singh Hometown: I was born in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. I was raised in various […]

SOBEWFF® is right around the corner, save on select events

SOBEWFF® is right around the corner, save on select events

It’s happening. After much waiting, the 18th annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival will […]

Eliot Pedrosa, pictured center, is former chairman of the Green School Dean's Advisory Council and was recently named to the top U.S. post at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C.

Green School alumnus named to top Trump administration post

As the top U.S. representative to the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, D.C., FIU alumnus Eliot Pedrosa has a hand in […]

Aligator trails in the Everglades swamp

Algae give clues into Everglades restoration success

Eric Massa wants to know if Everglades restoration is working. The FIU student is turning to periphyton – spongy, soggy […]

Students work to alleviate health issues right in the home

Students work to alleviate health issues right in the home

Going into a stranger’s home is not necessarily an experience most students anticipate being part of their master’s degree. But […]

Giuliana Avogadro (striped shirt) surrounded by other Microsoft interns and company mentors.

My internship at Microsoft

  Name: Giuliana Avogadro Hometown: Mendoza, Argentina What is your major? B.S., Computer Science Where did you intern? Microsoft in Bellevue, Washington What did […]

In the age of smart devices, young children spending more time in front of TV screens

In the age of smart devices, young children spending more time in front of TV screens

A new study by Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work researchers about screen time shows that children […]

Join Arlene Chaplin at SOBEWFF® yoga event and support local education

Join Arlene Chaplin at SOBEWFF® yoga event and support local education

What’s better for the soul than a relaxing yoga session, the Miami winter breeze and a peach purée cocktail? Perhaps […]

Nafar and her husband traveling together.

Passion for travel inspires student’s ophthalmology research

Biomedical engineering doctoral student Zahra Nafar has always had a drive to see the world. While following her passion for […]

Theatre students shine at regional festival

Theatre students shine at regional festival

Last week, a contingent of 27 FIU Theatre students and faculty attended the Region IV Kennedy Center American College Theater […]

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College of Medicine dean to receive honorary doctorate from university in Spain

College of Medicine dean to receive honorary doctorate from university in Spain

The University of Murcia in Spain is awarding Dr. Robert Sackstein, dean of the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and […]

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Millennial trends: Love yourself, love your pets, love your friends

More millenials are brushing love and romance to the side on Valentine’s Day in recent years. These days, it’s all […]

This couple of FIU grads found love while volunteering at SOBEWFF®

This couple of FIU grads found love while volunteering at SOBEWFF®

For FIU students, the annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival (SOBEWFF®) is a fruitful […]

$3 million grant funds study of Colombian river contamination, effects on locals

$3 million grant funds study of Colombian river contamination, effects on locals

One of the largest rivers in Latin America, the Atrato River in Colombia has been tainted by decades of illegal […]