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Students awarded 2021 Cristina Menendez Memorial Fellowship

Students awarded 2021 Cristina Menendez Memorial Fellowship

Thirteen students across FIU’s College of Arts, Sciences & Education have been awarded the Institute of Environment’s 2021 Cristina Menendez […]

What is water worth?

What is water worth?

Water holds a different value for every creature, culture and climate yet there’s no question it’s one of our planet’s […]

Student receives coral restoration scholarship

Student receives coral restoration scholarship

As a child, the ocean was Serena Hackerott’s playground. With both her parents being avid scuba divers, Hackerott spent her […]

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 […]

Institute of Environment provides two fellowships for FIU-UNIFI dual Ph.D. program

Institute of Environment provides two fellowships for FIU-UNIFI dual Ph.D. program

FIU’s Institute of Environment is providing two fellowships to eligible FIU students interested in a unique dual degree program. The […]

7 things you didn’t know about the Everglades

7 things you didn’t know about the Everglades

In honor of the Florida Everglades turning 73 on Dec. 6, we are sharing seven things that might surprise you. […]

The dos and don’ts of recycling

The dos and don’ts of recycling

When it comes to recycling, it can be tough to separate myths from reality. How do we know what to […]

2020 FIU ForEverglades Scholarship Awardees

2020 FIU ForEverglades Scholarship Awardees

Since 2008, the FIU ForEverglades Scholarship has been preparing the next generation of scientists and leaders who will be protecting […]

Corals have a secret weapon against a warming climate

Corals have a secret weapon against a warming climate

Rising ocean temperatures are killing coral reefs, but researchers discovered corals have a secret buried in their genes that just […]

FIU@Home: Explore water quality monitoring

FIU@Home: Explore water quality monitoring

Home is the first learning laboratory. This series brings opportunities to discover, explore and create to life-long learners everywhere. Through […]