Science + Health

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

Undergraduate students conduct research from home

When the summer semester came along, students still weren’t allowed on campus. Experimental labs were canceled, and remote labs became […]

“Virtual Campus” for families

“Virtual Campus” for families

As a new academic year draws near, parents still have many concerns regarding their children’s education and how to cope […]

Professor named an Office to Advance Women, Equity & Diversity associate director

Professor named an Office to Advance Women, Equity & Diversity associate director

By Ashley Garcia Caroline Simpson, professor of physics in the College of Arts, Sciences & Education, is the second associate […]

Students use what they’ve learned in class to cope during pandemic

Students use what they’ve learned in class to cope during pandemic

The routine of going to campus, attending in-person classes and hanging out with classmates came to a halt when COVID-19 […]

Improving COVID-19 contact tracing

Improving COVID-19 contact tracing

FIU psychologists Jacqueline Evans, Deborah Goldfarb and Ronald Fisher are studying how to improve contact tracing by tapping into people’s […]

How to sleep well in the new normal

How to sleep well in the new normal

As the world adjusts to the new normal, that stress is even affecting sleep. It’s a cycle. When we are […]

Pandemic affects infant, toddler behavior too

Pandemic affects infant, toddler behavior too

Young children might be more prone to meltdowns, sleep struggles, potty training regressions and intense clinginess during the pandemic. Children […]

Contact tracers can stop spread of COVID-19 by asking the right questions

Contact tracers can stop spread of COVID-19 by asking the right questions

The following op-ed by FIU Associate Professor of Psychology Jacqueline R. Evans and University of Miami Alexandra E. Mosser, who […]

Top junior female javelin thrower heading to FIU

Top junior female javelin thrower heading to FIU

The No. 5-ranked junior female javelin competitor in the world is heading to FIU this fall to join the Women’s […]

Virtual “Camp In Camp Out” under the stars

Virtual “Camp In Camp Out” under the stars

Hundreds of girl scouts across the country joined Girl Scouts of the USA CEO Sylvia Acevedo and National Geographic Explorer […]