STEM Transformation

Master teacher recognized with Deering Foundation Partner Award

Master teacher recognized with Deering Foundation Partner Award

For 15 years, Nicholas Oehm has leveraged a partnership with the Deering Estate to have FIU students and alumni study […]

Understanding and accepting science identity

Understanding and accepting science identity

Studies have shown college students from racial minorities pursuing science have trouble seeing themselves as scientists. Justin Carmel, an assistant […]

ADVANCE Florida Network provides benefits to visitors and hosts, says FIU professor

ADVANCE Florida Network provides benefits to visitors and hosts, says FIU professor

By Ashley Garcia Sonia Underwood is an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and part of the STEM Transformation Institute, […]

FIU comes together to celebrate women in science

FIU comes together to celebrate women in science

By Diana Correra In celebration of the United Nations International Day of Girls and Women in Science, the Center for […]

STEM Education Academy students kickstart program with visit to FIU

STEM Education Academy students kickstart program with visit to FIU

Recently, STEM Education Academy students from Southwest Miami Senior High School began the year with a visit to the Modesto A. Maidique […]

Dr. Lichter appointed Director of the Office of Pre-Health Advising

Dr. Lichter appointed Director of the Office of Pre-Health Advising

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

Women at the helm of redefining engineering at FIU

Women at the helm of redefining engineering at FIU

Written by: Ashley Garcia Professors Trina Fletcher and Alexandra Coso Strong are aiming to expand and improve the participation in engineering at FIU. In […]

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2019

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2019

By Andria Rivero Celebrating its fourth year, the United Nations’ event was recognized across 68 countries on Feb. 11, 2019. […]

FIU ADVANCE trains faculty how to be active bystanders

FIU ADVANCE trains faculty how to be active bystanders

FIU’s Bystander Leadership Program provides workshops that aim to educate STEM and Social Based Sciences faculty on how to recognize and […]

Alumnus recognized for impacting the community

Alumnus recognized for impacting the community

FIU alumnus Andres Arnavat was recently honored with the Dean’s Community Service Award. The award, which is given to students […]