Articles by: Christine Calvo

Baseball player’s challenging journey

Baseball player’s challenging journey

While junior third baseman Austin Shenton may seem like just a regular guy, he’s faced many obstacles along his journey.  Shenton visited […]

Twenty-five years later, prominent professor retires

Twenty-five years later, prominent professor retires

For over 25 years, Dr. Rudolf Jaffé has dedicated his time to the Southeast Environmental Research Center (SERC), working in the area of environmental […]

First ever CASE 3MT competition

First ever CASE 3MT competition

First developed by the University of Queensland in 2008, the Three Minute Thesis competition (3MT®) challenges students to communicate the […]

Dr. Russell appointed senior associate dean

Dr. Russell appointed senior associate dean

In a memorandum sent out by Dean Michael R. Heithaus, we’ve learned Dr. Heather Russel has been appointed Senior Associate […]

Simulating oil spills in the lab

Simulating oil spills in the lab

Dr. Piero Gardinali, professor within the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, shares on the Academic Minute how oil spills can be […]

Richard Blanco on aging and the passage of time

Richard Blanco on aging and the passage of time

Richard Blanco, a poetry professor at FIU and the fifth presidential inaugural poet in U.S. history, joined Jim Braude and […]

National School Counseling Week 2019

National School Counseling Week 2019

According to the latest figures from the Florida Department of Education, there are just over 6,000 school counselors serving all […]

Free tutoring available for FIU students

Free tutoring available for FIU students

The Assistance for Academic Achievement (AAA) Tutorial Program is one of the many services offered by the Office Multicultural Programs and Services. Tutors […]

Dr. Fuller appointed Director of the Center for Transformation of Teaching Mathematics

Dr. Fuller appointed Director of the Center for Transformation of Teaching Mathematics

In a memorandum sent out by Dean Michael R. Heithaus, we’ve learned Dr. Edgar Fuller has been appointed Director of the […]

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen finishes a 29-year run in Congress

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen finishes a 29-year run in Congress

School of Education and Human Development alumna, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, finishes out her final weeks in office as Miami’s longest-tenured congresswoman […]