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Academy of Leaders Fall 2021

Academy of Leaders (AOL) is the premier leadership development program for FIU students. The semester-long program fosters leadership in participants […]

SUN Lab seeks research assistant

SUN Lab seeks research assistant

The Substance Use Neuropsychology Laboratory at the Center for Children and Families is looking to hire a talented, detail-oriented individual […]

ORISE participant at DOE Office of Nuclear Energy

ORISE participant at DOE Office of Nuclear Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Science, Technology and Policy (STP) Program serves as a next step in the educational […]

Fellowship at DOE Office of International Affairs

Fellowship at DOE Office of International Affairs

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of International Affairs seeks motivated students, postgraduates and faculty to take on today’s […]

Student’s passion fuels his future

Student’s passion fuels his future

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek & Candice Allouch Ayi Ajavon grew up fascinated by how different fish species could live […]

3 things to know about working in marine conservation

3 things to know about working in marine conservation

The following op-ed by Predator Ecology & Conservation Lab Ph.D. Candidate Erin Spencer was originally published in Ocean Conservancy. If […]

Florida’s ban on critical race theory raises questions on the role of education in addressing racism

Florida’s ban on critical race theory raises questions on the role of education in addressing racism

By Lara Coiro and Samantha Soria The Florida Board of Education voted to ban critical race theory lessons in the public K-12 […]

STEM Transformation Institute seeks Master Teacher

STEM Transformation Institute seeks Master Teacher

The STEM Transformation Institute is searching for a Master Teacher to join the FIUteach project team. FIUteach is an innovative […]

Ph.D. student is on a mission to study equitable water sharing on the Nile

Ph.D. student is on a mission to study equitable water sharing on the Nile

Written by: Candice Allouch and Maria Gabriela Gonzalez FIU Ph.D. student Mekdelawit Messay Deribe grew up in Ethiopia hearing about […]

Aquarius helps researchers understand life in extreme environments

Aquarius helps researchers understand life in extreme environments

Written by: Paola Burgos-Carrasquill For astronauts, space is the most stressful environment they face. What’s not very clear is how […]