Posts tagged with: "Research"

UniversityCity: A plan for the future that starts today

UniversityCity: A plan for the future that starts today

FIU has embarked on an ambitious $124 million plan that is already transforming FIU and neighboring Sweetwater. It is called […]

Journalism professors produce documentary on South Florida sea level rise

Journalism professors produce documentary on South Florida sea level rise

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicts sea levels in South Florida will rise from three to seven inches by […]

Some of the many faces of (1)ne Drop: Shifting the Lens on Race. Photos by Noelle Theard MA '10.

Professor shifts the lens on race through portraiture, new book

What is blackness? What does it mean to be black? Is blackness a matter of biology or consciousness? Who and […]

FIU Nursing at 30: The vital signs are strong

FIU Nursing at 30: The vital signs are strong

The history of nursing at FIU is reflected in the success of its graduates, each a testament to the college’s […]

FIU opposes boycott of Israeli academic institutions

FIU opposes boycott of Israeli academic institutions

On Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, President Mark B. Rosenberg and Provost and Executive Vice President Douglas Wartzok delivered this message to the […]

Fighting gridlock with your smartphone

Fighting gridlock with your smartphone

How do you get people in car-obsessed South Florida to ride the bus? That is the question FIU leaders asked […]

Understanding genes could help save coral reefs

Understanding genes could help save coral reefs

By Robyn Nissim and Alexandra Pecharich Scientists estimate that one-third of the planet’s existing coral reefs could be lost in […]

Magnetic properties in graphene could unlock broad applications from information processing to medicine

Magnetic properties in graphene could unlock broad applications from information processing to medicine

In the three years since the Nobel Committee awarded its prize in physics for the discovery of graphene – a […]

TEDxFIU: Fast, easy, cheap explosives detection

TEDxFIU: Fast, easy, cheap explosives detection

Kelley Peters is a doctoral student in chemistry at FIU, where she is developing new methods for on-site detection of […]

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TEDxFIU: Exploring religion, genetics & identity

TEDxFIU: Exploring religion, genetics & identity

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FIU marine scientists Heather Bracken-Grissom holds a crab.

Genome researchers come together to sequence 7,000 invertebrate animal species

FIU biological sciences professors Heather Bracken-Grissom, Timothy Collins and Mauricio Rodriguez-Lanetty have been invited to join the Global Invertebrate Genomics Alliance […]

TEDxFIU: Breeding climate resistant crops

TEDxFIU: Breeding climate resistant crops

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Researchers predict environmental factors will imperil banana production by 2060

Researchers predict environmental factors will imperil banana production by 2060

In the next 50 years, approximately 50 percent of conventional plantations in Central and South America are predicted to become […]

Internships propel FIU grad to NASA

Internships propel FIU grad to NASA

At 26, FIU alumnus Rigoberto Roche has reached a level of scientific success that many recent graduates can only imagine. […]

TEDxFIU: World’s only underwater sea lab

TEDxFIU: World’s only underwater sea lab

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