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

From homeless to cum laude: A graduate’s journey

From homeless to cum laude: A graduate’s journey

At one point in his life, after he joined the army to escape a girlfriend who broke his heart, after […]

FIU exhibit on display at Museum of Discovery and Science

FIU exhibit on display at Museum of Discovery and Science

When the Museum of Discovery and Science in Ft. Lauderdale recently opened its new EcoDiscovery Center, FIU researchers delivered a […]

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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 […]

NASA fellowships in hand, students focus on hurricane research

NASA fellowships in hand, students focus on hurricane research

“I always wanted to be a meteorologist,” says Joseph Zagrodnik. A master’s student in FIU’s Department of Earth & Environment, […]

Giving thanks in the garden

Giving thanks in the garden

Avocado papaya salad. Spiced garbanzos. Cauliflower Manchuria. Indian rice. Chayote. All of this and more was shared among students, faculty, […]

Office of Study Abroad exhibits student art in Graham Center

Office of Study Abroad exhibits student art in Graham Center

The FIU Student Government Association and the International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) office celebrated International Education Week 2011 with art […]

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FIU concert features Cuban music in the U.S.

WHAT:  The Cuban Research Institute at Florida International University will present “Classically Cuban: Cuban Music in the U.S.,” a concert […]

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, […]

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. […]