Latest News

Sea level rise in our backyard: How do we adapt?

02/20/2015

Curious to know if flooding will destroy your house by the end of the century? Take a trip over to the Coral Gables Museum and find out for yourself.The museum currently features an exhibit on sea level rise put together by FIU students and faculty.

MAST@FIU recognized as one of top high schools for STEM education in the U.S.

02/20/2015

Less than two years after its grand opening, MAST@FIU, the only four-year high school on a university campus in Miami-Dade County, has been rated one of the top high schools in the nation for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education.

Researchers have traced the evolution of glowing shrimp

02/20/2015

FIU researchers have traced the evolution of bioluminescence in deep-sea shrimps. The study, led by marine scientists Juliet Wong, Jorge L. Perez-Moreno and Heather Bracken-Grissom in the FIU Department of Biological Sciences, is the most comprehensive study of evolutionary relationships between deep-sea shrimps to date.

Upcoming Events

FIU’s Veterans and Small Farmer Outreach (VeSFO) Program

02/26/2015 05:00 PM

The Florida International University’s Veteran and Small Farmers Outreach Program (VeSFO) is an important initiative of the newly established Catalyst for Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture (CASA). This program is looking to enhance the sustainability of farm operations of veterans, socially disadvantaged, and new farmers in South Florida. The program is funded by the USDA Office of Advocacy and Outreach under the 2501 Program for Socially Disadvantaged and Veteran farmers.

The Emerging Alliance of Religion and Ecology

02/26/2015 07:00 PM

Mary Evelyn Tucker will highlight some of the remarkable work being done within religious communities around the world to bring healing and restoration to people and land.

New Voices, New Perspectives

03/03/2015 03:30 PM

A panel discussion on recent literary research featuring Nathaniel Cadle, Paul Feigenbaum, Jason Pearl, and Martha Schoolman.

Opportunities

Hallmark 2015 Creative Summer Internships

02/20/2015

Hallmark is offering paid summer internships to help create, engineer, market, and deliver their products. Challenging Creative Summer internship opportunities are available for candidates pursuing undergraduate degrees in English, Creative Writing, Graphic Design, Copywriting, and more.

GoEco Summer Opportunities for Students of Humanities and Social Sciences

02/20/2015

Summer volunteer and internship opportunities from GoEco for those who want to gain international work experiences in various fields.

Reef Rescuers Training Program

02/20/2015

This 6-week training program is designed for scientists, managers, practitioners, and local communities requiring a solid foundation on coral reef restoration using the coral reef gardening concept.