International Forensic Research Institute

FIU@Home: Create a holiday crime scene diorama

FIU@Home: Create a holiday crime scene diorama

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

FIU’s Covid-19 detector dogs vie for top dog title in the Hero Dog Awards®

FIU’s Covid-19 detector dogs vie for top dog title in the Hero Dog Awards®

By Meredith Frameli FIU’s COVID-19 detector dogs are campus canine heroes, putting their noses to work to ensure buildings and […]

Pandemic doesn’t slow down Global Forensic and Justice Center

Pandemic doesn’t slow down Global Forensic and Justice Center

The pace of scientific inquiry at the Global Forensic and Justice Center has not slowed during the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s […]

Science isn’t boring. Neither are these women scientists!

Science isn’t boring. Neither are these women scientists!

Celebrating its sixth year, the United Nations’ International Day of Women and Girls in Science is celebrated Feb. 11 in […]

From college to career: What you can do with a forensic science degree

From college to career: What you can do with a forensic science degree

Although the titles crime scene investigator (CSIs) and forensic science investigator are often used interchangeably, they are different careers Forensic […]

Rapid DNA Center of Excellence celebrates one year

Rapid DNA Center of Excellence celebrates one year

Since opening its doors at the National Forensic Science Technology Center at Florida International University (NFSTC@FIU) last November, the Thermo […]

Up Close: Fabiana Taglia and Mirna Ghemrawi

Up Close: Fabiana Taglia and Mirna Ghemrawi

At the College of Arts, Sciences & Education, we’re training the next generation of changemakers. Our faculty and students are […]

When we say girl, you say scientist!

When we say girl, you say scientist!

Glasses. Goggles. Lab coats. Beakers. Test tubes. Look familiar? This is what most kids draw when asked to draw a […]

How to choose a research thesis topic

How to choose a research thesis topic

By Mirna Ghemrawi For a Ph.D. student, one of the most challenging, yet underrated key steps, is choosing a research […]

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 […]