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King Tide: FIU Students Study Sea Level Rise


FIU's Rene Price and Juliet Pinto discuss researchers' predictions for tidal flooding in Miami and Key West over the next fifteen years.

Students embark on Everglades writing expedition


Five FIU students, all aspiring writers, have been selected to take part in a six-week Everglades wilderness expedition this fall, leading to the publication of their stories, poems and essays about their experiences in the famed River of Grass.

Linguist believes ISIS terrorist is Canadian


FIU’s Phillip Carter was recently asked by “Inside Edition” to analyze the latest propaganda video released by the terror group known as ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syri

Upcoming Events

Hunting for Geospatial Data Resources

10/21/2014 01:00 PM

In this one hour workshop, participants will gain exposure to several geospatial data resource repositories, focusing predominantly on organizations hosting resources pertaining to South Florida.

Introduction to GIS Technology & Data

10/21/2014 03:30 PM

In this two hour workshop, participants will gain exposure to the various components of a geographic information system, data models used, and some geoprocessing capabilities.

The Ritchie Boys: German Jewish Refugee Soldiers and the War Effort

10/21/2014 07:00 PM

A documentary film screening and discussion led by former Ritchie boy, Professor Emeritus Guy Stern.

Student Opportunities

Ocean Engineering and Instrumentation Ph.D. Fellowship Program


The Link Foundation's Ocean Engineering and Instrumentation Ph.D. Fellowship Program fosters research, enhances theoretical and practical knowledge and applications, and disseminates the results through lectures, seminars, and publications.

Global Health Equity Scholars (GHES) Fellowship Program


The Global Health Equity Scholars (GHES) fellowship program offers a unique international experience for postdoctoral fellows, upper-level PhD students, professional school (MD, DVM, DrPH, DDS, PharmD) students, and junior faculty.

New Mexico EPSCoR Post-Doc Leadership Workshop


The NM EPSCoR Post Doc Leadership Workshop is an innovative 3-day intensive, residential program designed to enhance the professional skills of post-doctoral scholars in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.