Latest News

Duhamel becomes third creative writing professor to earn Guggenheim Fellowship


FIU creative writing professor Denise Duhamel has been named a 2014 Guggenheim Fellow.

Long-term predictions for Miami sea level rise could come soon


Miami could know as early as 2020 how high sea levels will rise into the next century, according to a team of international researchers including FIU Earth and Environment Professor Rene Price.

Denise Duhamel Awarded 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship in Poetry


FIU's Denise Duhamel is one of ten poets who have been awarded a 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship in Poetry.

Upcoming Events

Earth Science Seminar - Student Presentations

04/18/2014 03:00 PM

Earth Science students present their work from the semester.

Ocean Drones: Developing Advanced Tools for Marine Research

04/18/2014 07:00 PM

As part of the Ocean Life series, Dr. Boswell will discuss his recent research using “ocean drone” acoustics and video in areas as geographically diverse as Alaska and the Florida coast to collect data necessary to better understand these ecosystems and the important marine life that call them home.

FIU Palmetum Opening Ceremony

04/22/2014 11:30 AM

Join Honors College Dean Northup in celebrating this momentous addition to the FIU campus.

Student Opportunities

2014 Pine Rockland Conference


The Pine Rockland Working Group (PRWG) works to maintain and restore pine rockland communities, their associated species, and the natural processes, most notably fire, upon which they all depend.

FDEP Coral Reef Conservation Program Reef Injury Prevention and Response (RIPR) Program Coordinator


The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's (FDEP) Coral Reef Conservation Program (CRCP) is currently hiring an OPS ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIALIST II for its Reef Injury Prevention and Response (RIPR) Program.

Tinker Travel Grants Graduate Student Field Research


The Tinker Foundation Field Research Grant Program funds graduate student's travel to any Spanish or Portuguese speaking country in Latin America and the Caribbean to conduct research directly related to the region.