Posts tagged with: "College of Arts Sciences & Education"

Summer break could mean learning loss for some kids

Summer break could mean learning loss for some kids

The arrival of summer means one thing for students and parents: a much needed break. But just because school ends […]

Professor offers insight into Florida’s recent sinkholes

Professor offers insight into Florida’s recent sinkholes

A sinkhole, about 100-feet-wide and 50-feet-deep, opened up in the backyard of a home in Windermere, Fla., May 3. Almost one week […]

Pelham receives Distinguished Scientist Award

Pelham receives Distinguished Scientist Award

The Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology (SSCP) has awarded William E. Pelham, professor of psychology and director of FIU’s […]

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Marine scientist champions Blue Carbon

Marine scientist champions Blue Carbon

Study finds restoring seagrass meadows may reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase carbon stores  Seagrasses could be the oceans’ best-kept secret, and […]

‘New York Times’ features FIU research on callous-unemotional children

‘New York Times’ features FIU research on callous-unemotional children

Daniel Waschbusch believes no child is a lost cause. The FIU psychologist in the Center for Children and Families is […]

Faculty profile: Hakan Yilmazkuday

Faculty profile: Hakan Yilmazkuday

This is the seventh article in a series highlighting some of the 124 faculty members who were hired during the […]

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 […]

Three conferences in 11 days? No problem for FIU Model UN

Three conferences in 11 days? No problem for FIU Model UN

The FIU Model United Nations (MUN) Program recently completed the most intense conference schedule in team history by participating in […]

Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day, as told by FIU’s youngest

Seven children from the Division of External Relations learned more about what their parents do for a living when they […]

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 […]

FIU receives federal designation from USDA

FIU receives federal designation from USDA

FIU is one of the first universities in the nation to receive the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s newly implemented Hispanic-Serving […]

When an FIU professor met the veep

When an FIU professor met the veep

Vice President Joe Biden recently joined U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., along the north […]

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FIU to be honored for promoting Portuguese language, Brazilian culture

FIU to be honored for promoting Portuguese language, Brazilian culture

FIU will be honored with a Brazilian International Press (BIP) Award as an Outstanding Institution Promoting Portuguese Language at the Amaturo Theater […]

FIU welcomes Dipak Jain

FIU welcomes Dipak Jain

Dipak Jain, chairman of the Jain Education & Research Foundation, received an honorary degree from the College of Arts & […]

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Select group of liberal arts students join elite honor society, Phi Beta Kappa

Select group of liberal arts students join elite honor society, Phi Beta Kappa

FIU political science major Graciela Aguero remembers noticing years ago that a lot of U.S. presidents have been members of […]