Posts tagged with: "School of Integrated Science and Humanity (SISH)"

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FIU among top 15 public universities granted U.S. patents in 2018

Florida International University is among the top universities in the world leading the way in innovation, according to rankings released […]

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Study finds bias in postdoctoral hiring

Study finds bias in postdoctoral hiring

Could your name help you or keep you from getting a job? When faculty from eight large research universities were […]

$1.5 million grant readies doctoral students for research

$1.5 million grant readies doctoral students for research

FIU is launching a transdisciplinary biomolecular and biomedical sciences training program for doctoral students thanks to a $1.5 million grant […]

by Eduardo Merille

Gov. DeSantis announces FIU research collaboration with Israel

Today Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced a $5.2 million National Institute of Mental Health grant to fund a collaboration between […]

Online student awarded Global Learning Medallion, Peace Corps Prep certificate

Online student awarded Global Learning Medallion, Peace Corps Prep certificate

Aleta Neilson is someone who cares deeply about others. Even though she has experienced a number of personal challenges, including […]

Credit: J.L. Lee/National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

The kilogram changed while you were sleeping

The original way to define the kilogram has been retired. Physics professor Pete Markowitz explains what this means and why […]

Research rules out mental flexibility, attention as advantages for some bilingual children

Research rules out mental flexibility, attention as advantages for some bilingual children

Bilingual children are on equal footing with monolingual children when it comes to regulating their behavior, planning and problem-solving, according […]

Researchers seek how to best treat kids with ADHD in schools

Researchers seek how to best treat kids with ADHD in schools

Story by Rosanna Castro Researchers at FIU’s Center for Children and Families (CCF) are evaluating the most effective classroom interventions […]

Taking STEM careers out for a spin

Taking STEM careers out for a spin

Emma Odenweller is ready to be a scientist. Kevin Castillo wants to use his talent for teaching science to inspire youngsters. […]

By Nycholas Benaia

5 presentation tips from FIU’s 3 Minute Thesis winner

Three minutes is all it takes to explain even the most complex of ideas. That is the concept behind 3 […]

Alternative treatment for anxiety proves effective for the most difficult cases

Alternative treatment for anxiety proves effective for the most difficult cases

Helping children diagnosed with anxiety hone their attention shows promising results for recovery, according to a new study by researchers […]

Angela Riolla pitched The Good Dog Project via Skype to judges at the third annual GOJA-iChange FIU Social Innovation Challenge on March 27, 2019.

iChange FIU: Bringing an online education full circle — for the pups

Angel Ribolla, a FIU Online senior studying psychology and entrepreneurship, took her college experience full-circle when she Skyped-in from nearly […]

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A team led by chemistry professor Raphael Raptis developed an iron-based material that can distinguish chiral molecules that occur naturally in right- and left-handed forms. In the case of pharmaceuticals, this could be one way to ensure toxic versions of molecules are not included in a formula.

Discovery could be game-changer for pharmaceuticals

Manufacturing drugs may one day become more efficient, courtesy of a recent discovery by FIU researchers. Until today, platinum was […]

Unleashing the “Aha!” moment: STEM education transformed

Unleashing the “Aha!” moment: STEM education transformed

The STEM Transformation Institute has redesigned the education experience, creating a model for the rest of the nation At 19, […]

Bacteria Streptococcus thermophilus, 3D illustration. Probiotic Gram-positive spherical bacteria used in cheese and yogurt production

BSI team joins forces with Oragenics in search for new antibiotics

A biophysics team led by Prem Chapagain and Bernard Gerstman has joined forces with Oragenics Inc. in an effort that […]

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