Latest News

Powerful Partnership for Everglades

04/22/2015

"Powerful Partnership for Everglades" is an annual newsletter which highlights the partnership between Florida International University (FIU) and the Everglades Foundation. This partnership aims to encourage students to enter conservation careers and researchers to develop innovative approaches to the interpretation and public dissemination of research.

"Everglades Under Attack" on Fusion Network

04/02/2015

The Florida Everglades is one of the most unique natural resources in the world, with an abundance of wildlife found nowhere else. SEAS researchers and their efforts in the Everglades were featured in a short documentary on the Fusion Network.

New Book by FIU English Professor: James Joyce and the Exilic Imagination

04/02/2015

A new book by Director of the FIU CHUE and FIU English professor Michael Patrick Gillespie explores the ways James Joyce wrote about his homeland with conflicting bitterness and affection--a common ambivalence in expatriate authors, whose time in exile tends to shape their creative approach to the world.

Upcoming Events

The truth about Atlantis and other adventures in geoscience

04/27/2015 04:00 PM

We are happy to have Eugene Shinn, formally of USGS and Shell Oil, visit FIU for a special seminar on Monday, April 27th at 4pm in WC130. His talk entitled "The truth about Atlantis and other adventures in geoscience" will include interesting stories taken from his autobiography Bootstrap Geologist: My Life in Science.

Fairchild Lecture Series: Georgia Tasker

05/06/2015 06:00 PM

Join Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens for a talk by Georgia Tasker on "The Passionate Traveler II: Exploring Cold Ecosystems from the Arctic to Patagonia".

Tropical Flowring Tree Society's Annual Show and Sale

05/09/2015 09:30 AM

Visit the Tropical Flowering Tree Society's annual show & sale on Mother's Day weekend to learn about what’s in bloom and get expert help in choosing flowering trees, shrubs and vines for your landscape.

Opportunities

Miami Beach Internships for FIU students

04/24/2015

Announcing new internship opportunities for FIU students with the City of Miami Beach. Opportunities are available to public administration, engineering, transportation, planning, education, and business administration.

Florida Outdoor Writers Association Scholarship

04/24/2015

Each year, the Florida Outdoor Writers awards one to two scholarships of $1000 to college students as a way to encourage them to consider careers in writing, photography or video media related to the outdoors.

2015 ForEverglades Scholarships from the Everglades Foundation

04/24/2015

Since 2008, the Everglades Foundation has offered scholarship and fellowship opportunities to students engaged in research supporting Everglades restoration. Graduate students actively pursuing research in Everglades physical, chemical, or biological processes or research in economic impacts of environmental changes are eligible to apply.