Science & Health

Green$$ for Green

Green$$ for Green

FIU is flipping the script! We’ve decided that going green means investing in you! The Sustainability Committee has a budget of $10,000 […]

Students of math, science shine in South Florida Regional Science Bowl

FIU hosted more than two dozen high school teams who came together to test their knowledge of math and science. […]

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Three South Florida public institutions join forces to combat Miami’s epidemic

Florida International University’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication, together with FIU’s Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social […]

National forum on child mental health relocates to Miami

National forum on child mental health relocates to Miami

The internationally acclaimed Niagara Conference for treating mental health problems in children and adolescents is relocating to South Florida. William […]

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Ecological Restoration workshop at Nature Preserve Jan. 22

Ecological Restoration workshop at Nature Preserve Jan. 22

Rangers from Everglades and Biscayne National Parks will be on-hand for the day-long event. Everyone’s invited to the Nature Preserve’s […]

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Bioethicist Arthur Caplan to discuss possibilities and pitfalls of personalized medicine

WHAT: The FIU Biomedical Engineering Department will host a lecture with bioethics expert Arthur Caplan as part of the 2010 […]

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Health officials recommend flu shots for all ages

Flu season is just around the corner, and students, faculty and staff can get a flu shot without ever having […]

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FIU establishes Barley Professorship in Everglades Research

FIU establishes Barley Professorship in Everglades Research

Rudolf Jaffé, environmental chemist at FIU, has been named the first George Barley Professor in Everglades Research. FIU recently established […]

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Babbitt Calls for Political Consensus at Geopolitical Summit

Babbitt Calls for Political Consensus at Geopolitical Summit

Bruce Babbitt, former United States secretary of the interior, is calling for political consensus to deal with the world’s most […]

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Health disparity research puts Nasar Ahmed, and FIU, front and center

Health disparity research puts Nasar Ahmed, and FIU, front and center

When one walks into Nasar Ahmed’s office, to the left of the door, on the wall and directly opposite his […]

FIU Geopolitical Summit to explore oil spill, health care reform, and poverty

MIAMI – The politics of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the impact of health care reform, and […]

Mentoring philosophy yields nutrition professor Outstanding Dietetics Educator Award

Mentoring philosophy yields nutrition professor Outstanding Dietetics Educator Award

It’s not every day a student writes a letter of recommendation for a professor. Unbeknownst to associate clinical professor of […]

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FIU nursing students throw a block party to promote AIDS/HIV prevention

Oct. 15 is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day MIAMI — Friday, October 15 is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day, and […]

FIU to host National Latino AIDS Awareness Day educational block party Oct. 15

Students are encouraged to participate in the first Paella Block Party, which will take place from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in […]

FIU to host one-day conference on natural gas and renewable energy

Concerns about climate change and energy security have converged to boost the development of alternative and renewable fuels that can […]