Posts tagged with: "School of Environment Arts and Society (SEAS)"

FIU to operate Aquarius Reef Base

FIU to operate Aquarius Reef Base

FIU has been awarded a grant to continue stewardship of the Aquarius Reef Base, the world’s only operational underwater research […]

Two-time FIU graduate selected as President Obama’s 2013 Inaugural Poet

Two-time FIU graduate selected as President Obama’s 2013 Inaugural Poet

On Jan. 21, the entire world will be watching as President Barack Obama is sworn in on the steps of […]

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There and back again: Richard Blanco ’91, MFA ’97

There and back again: Richard Blanco ’91, MFA ’97

[Editor’s note: Richard Blanco ’91, MFA ’97 has been named the 2013 Inaugural Poet, and will be reading an original […]

Students recognized at national biomedical research conference

Students recognized at national biomedical research conference

Three FIU undergraduate students received awards for their research presented at the 2012 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students […]

FIU to graduate thousands ready to make their mark

FIU to graduate thousands ready to make their mark

More than 4,000 students will receive their bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees next week during three days of graduation ceremonies […]

Grant for Everglades research renewed

Grant for Everglades research renewed

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has granted FIU a $5.88 million grant renewal for the Florida Coastal Everglades (FCE) Long […]

Save a gorilla with your old iPhone

Save a gorilla with your old iPhone

A group of students in Miami have set out to help save the gorillas of central Africa – and with […]

Creative Writing faculty to appear at Miami Book Fair International

Creative Writing faculty to appear at Miami Book Fair International

Faculty from the Creative Writing Program are participating in the 2012 Miami Book Fair International this weekend. Follow the links […]

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Time to plant that winter garden: Agroecology students show how to propagate plants

FIU News recently caught up with agroecology students Nall Moonilall and Carin Luna at the organic garden on the Modesto […]

Kevin Boswell (left) works up a seine haul of nearshore arctic habitats off the Beaufort Sea in the Arctic Ocean.

Marine scientist to explore Arctic shorelines, habitats

FIU Marine scientist Kevin Boswell is leading an effort to better understand the Arctic costal ecosystems and their contribution to Arctic productivity. […]

FIU disaster and weather experts on Superstorm Sandy

One reminds us that nothing is guaranteed and the other asserts that damage from Superstorm Sandy “is on us.” This […]

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Writers’ conference attracts everyday folks with hidden talent

Writers’ conference attracts everyday folks with hidden talent

I have wasted my life. I stare at the words written in long hand on my yellow pad. Mind you, […]

MMC to host film screening of ‘Coastal Carnivores’ on Nov. 6

MMC to host film screening of ‘Coastal Carnivores’ on Nov. 6

The School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS) will screen Coastal Carnivores Tues., Nov. 6, at the Modesto A. Maidique […]

Alumna finds answers for food security with honeybees

Alumna finds answers for food security with honeybees

Stephany Alvarez-Ventura ’11 has earned a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-funded grant after winning first place in the Outstanding Thesis […]

Governmental Relations update: Oct. 26, 2012

Whether focused on Sweetwater or abroad, FIU was proving itself a solutions center in Washington, D.C., this week. University advocates […]