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Career Ready: Making the most of your winter break

Career Ready: Making the most of your winter break

Winter break is a time to recharge your batteries after a busy semester. It’s also the perfect opportunity to work […]

FIU alumna develops new tools for genome editing and precision medicine

FIU alumna develops new tools for genome editing and precision medicine

Bacterial resistance is becoming an increasing issue in clinical settings. FIU alumna and scientist at Takeda Pharmaceutical Company is working […]

From volunteer to researcher, student dives into Everglades ecology

From volunteer to researcher, student dives into Everglades ecology

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek Veronica Restrepo grew up in Spain seeing diverse and rich ecosystems. She fell in love […]

REU student studies Miami flooding with modeling research

REU student studies Miami flooding with modeling research

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek Miami is vulnerable to flooding. Hannah Toth spent her summer working on a stormwater management […]

REU student studies fish pee to understand Biscayne Bay pollution

REU student studies fish pee to understand Biscayne Bay pollution

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek Biscayne Bay needs saving. Maxwell Taks spent his summer looking at fish pee to better […]

REU student studies Biscayne Bay oysters’ exposure to PFAS

REU student studies Biscayne Bay oysters’ exposure to PFAS

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek Catherine Kaylor set out to spend her summer expanding her hands-on research skills as they […]

REU student contributes to “eco-concrete” project for restoration efforts

REU student contributes to “eco-concrete” project for restoration efforts

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek South Florida’s ecology is affected by sea level rise and shoreline erosion. Diane Stonestreet is […]

Student searches for clues about carbon cycling

Student searches for clues about carbon cycling

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek  A summer research experience solidified Katherine Hulting’s belief she was made to work in the […]

2021 FIU ForEverglades Scholarship Awardees

2021 FIU ForEverglades Scholarship Awardees

The Everglades Foundation recently announced the 2021 winners of its prestigious ForEverglades Scholarships and Fellowships. This year, six of the […]

REU student studies coral stress to improve coral restoration

REU student studies coral stress to improve coral restoration

By Maria Gabriela Gonzalez Starchek John Howard spent his summer exploring how temperature changes impact bleaching events in corals. Howard’s […]