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Environmental Leadership Workshop


Facilitated by Tropical Audubon Society, South Florida's nonprofit Voice of Conservation, in partnership with Florida International University, numerous environmental and area business partners have come together to host the Environmental Leadership Workshop at FIU on October 11 & 12.

Miami Tech Company Partners with FIU to Measure Sea Level Rise


A collaboration between a Miami area high-tech company and Florida International University has improved ways to capture South Florida’s environment to help scientists, citizens, and local governments prepare for future storms and rising seas.

Exhibit takes viewers ‘Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow’


FIU, in collaboration with the Coral Gables Museum, is presenting “Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow: Jewish Refugee Scholars at Black Colleges”, an exhibit offering a narrative of the offbeat encounters of these two groups, each the object of exclusion and hatred in the segregated South.

Upcoming Events

Marine Science Seminar Series

10/01/2014 12:00 PM

Thomas A. Frankovich of the Florida Bay Interagency Science Center will discuss "Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Restoration in Mangrove Lakes: Salinity and Nutrient Controls on Macrophyte Abundance."

From Swastika to Jim Crow-Opening Ceremony

10/05/2014 03:00 PM

This event will be the public introduction of the exhibition—Beyond Swastika and Jim Crow—hosted by the Coral Gables Museum.

King Tide Day

10/09/2014 08:00 AM

More than 70 high school and college students from Miami-Dade County will spend several hours examining potential flood waters on Miami Beach on Oct. 9 as part of King Tide Day, the day when tides have led to massive flooding throughout parts of South Florida.

Student Opportunities

Conservation Postdoctoral Research


The John G. Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, Illinois is seeking candidates for a postdoctoral research associate focusing on benthic marine invertebrate ecology in The Bahamas.

Biology Education Postdoctoral Fellowships


The Science Education Partnership and Assessment Laboratory – at San Francisco State University (SFSU) invites applications for two Postdoctoral Fellowships in Biology Education and Research.

Broward County Open Positions


The Broward County Environmental Planning and Community Resilience Division currently has three open positions.