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FIU in D.C. Update


FIU ‘s School of Environment Arts and Society was recently named a major research, monitoring and education partner of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary under an agreement with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Environmental Studies MA Wins Outstanding Master's Thesis at National Competition


Miles Medina, who graduated last May, was awarded 1st Place in the Outstanding Thesis in Food and Agricultural Sciences Competition by the USDA-American Association of Hispanics for Higher Education-Texas A&M University.

Fabien Cousteau: What I learned from spending 31 days underwater


In 1963, Jacques Cousteau lived for 30 days in an underwater laboratory positioned on the floor of the Red Sea, and set a world record in the process. This summer, his grandson Fabien Cousteau broke that record. Cousteau the younger lived for 31 days aboard the Aquarius, an underwater research laboratory nine miles off the coast of Florida.

Upcoming Events

Geological and Tectonic Evolution of the British Isles - A Personal View

10/31/2014 03:00 PM

Speaker Dr. Grenville Draper, Florida International University, Earth and Environment Department, Professor.

25 Years of FIU MFA in Creative Writing

11/01/2014 08:00 PM

Richard Blanco, 2013 Inaugural Poet and FIU MFA alum, will read from his work on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 8 pm in the Coral Gables Congregational Church.

Fall 2014 Online Teaching Symposium

11/03/2014 08:30 AM

Hybrid course design, podcasting, active learning, and student engagement are just a few of the flipped classroom concepts that will be discussed at this year’s online teaching symposium.


K-12 Teaching Opportunities in Los Angeles


Los Angeles Unified School District is accepting applications for teachers in Science and English in addition to a number of other subject areas.

Research technician for Florida International University


The candidate will assist in setting up and regular maintenance of a long-term salinity and phosphorus enrichment experiment in wetland mesocosms.

Undergraduate Scholarship Programs Application


NOAA Office of Education, administers the Ernest F. Hollings and EPP Undergraduate Scholarship Programs in order to promote the education and training of students in NOAA sciences.