Posts tagged with: "STEM"

Honors College takes to The Hill

Honors College takes to The Hill

In the midst of uncertainty in the 113th Congress, FIU in D.C. welcomed students from the Honors College’s “Confronting America” […]

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 advocates for STEM education reform to president’s science advisers

FIU advocates for STEM education reform to president’s science advisers

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg made a presentation to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) at […]

President Rosenberg to discuss STEM education in Washington D.C. meeting

President Rosenberg to discuss STEM education in Washington D.C. meeting

WHAT: Florida International University President Mark B. Rosenberg will make a presentation on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, […]

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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 […]

Rosenberg touts faculty leadership, innovative STEM approaches on Capitol Hill

Rosenberg touts faculty leadership, innovative STEM approaches on Capitol Hill

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg was on Capitol Hill this week to detail how the university is changing the game […]

Laird Kramer, founding director of the STEM Transformation Institute, facilitates a magnetism exercise during a recent physics class.

STEM Transformation Institute launches

FIU launched the STEM Transformation Institute today, a multidisciplinary partnership that will pave the way for student success in science, […]

Designing open-cloud databases in Scotland

Designing open-cloud databases in Scotland

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2012 series highlighting summer adventures of FIU students. Doctoral candidate Mario Consuegra […]

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Mingling with Nobel Laureates in Germany

Mingling with Nobel Laureates in Germany

This article is part of our Summer Sojourns 2012 series highlighting summer adventures of FIU students. The Lindau Nobel Laureates […]

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FIU in D.C.: Protecting Stafford loans, STEM initiatives, D.C. interns

FIU in D.C.: Protecting Stafford loans, STEM initiatives, D.C. interns

Historic decisions by the Supreme Court may have been the backdrop, but FIU was present in full force in Washington, […]

FIU is there as legislation introduced to diversify STEM education

FIU is there as legislation introduced to diversify STEM education

FIU took part in the unveiling of the Broadening Participation in STEM Education Act this week on Capitol Hill. College […]

Physics student to meet Nobel Prize winners in Germany

Physics student to meet Nobel Prize winners in Germany

FIU physics Ph.D. student Idaykis Rodriguez ’08 is packing her bags and passport and headed to Lindau, Germany, this summer now that […]

FIU joins STEM education national dialogue at 100Kin10 Partner Summit

FIU joins STEM education national dialogue at 100Kin10 Partner Summit

As a partner in the 100Kin10 movement, FIU is participating in today’s 100Kin10 Partner Summit in Washington, D.C. The initiative […]

FIU aims to recruit state’s top students

WHAT:  Florida International University professors, students and administrators are headed to Orlando this week to honor and recruit some of […]

Early spatial thinking skills predictor of STEM achievement

Early spatial thinking skills predictor of STEM achievement

Recent graduates may be surprised to learn that the vocabulary their parents used with them as children may have had […]