Latest News

Creative Writing Student Earns Best New Poet Accolade


FIU graduate student Annik Adey-Babinski has been recognized with publication in Best New Poets 2014 for her poem "Wash Bucket".

FIU Launches Bonefish Study in Florida Keys


Jennifer Rehage, associate professor at SERC at FIU, announced the launch of a comprehensive, three-year study to examine in fine detail what’s going on with the Keys bonefish population, particularly in Florida Bay.

STEM Institute encouraging degrees in science


Using two separate grants from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, FIU’s STEM Transformation Institute has been working to encourage the completion of degrees in the sciences.

Upcoming Events

Tales of Discovery: Answering cutting-edge research questions with zebrafish

01/13/2015 04:00 PM

The University of Miami is hosting a symposium on zebrafish research and advances.

Effects of Everglades Restoration on Sea Level Rise Resilience in Urban Miami

01/15/2015 06:00 PM

Part of the Miami 2100 FIU exhibition, a panel discussion moderated by FIU's Dr. Evelyn Gaiser.

Wildlife Conservation Film Screening

01/16/2015 07:00 PM

As part of the Ocean Life series, Christopher J. Gervais of the Wildlife Conservation Film Festival (WCFF) will present two brief documentaries which highlight the plight of two unique species.


Miami Dade County Sustainability Office Intern


Miami-Dade County’s Office of Sustainability is once again looking for a few excellent interns. MDC Office of Sustainability is looking for candidates with an environmental background (or related field) and strong writing and organizational skills who can provide a minimum of 10 hours a week.

U Vermont Sustainability Studies and Global Environmental Equity faculty positions


The Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources and the Environmental Program of the University of Vermont invite applications to fill three tenure track positions within a broad theme of sustainability studies and global environmental equity.

Study abroad in China on biodiversity and nature conservation


This is an incredible study abroad opportunity in China on biodiversity and nature conservation. The three-week course, starting in mid May 2015, includes field trips in Beijing and Sichuan Province, the Giant Panda country.