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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, […]

Equity advisors provide diversity guidance to colleges

Equity advisors provide diversity guidance to colleges

By Ashley Garcia Working to improve diversity and inclusion on campus is a tall order, especially when the campus is […]

Physics professor Lei Guo wants to know how the world works

Physics professor Lei Guo wants to know how the world works

By Ashley Garcia Lei Guo, associate professor of physics, wants to know how the world works. His interest in science began […]

Stephen Charman uses psychology to make the world a better place

Stephen Charman uses psychology to make the world a better place

By Ashley Garcia Stephen Charman isn’t content with knowing how the human mind works – he wants to use that […]

Pete Markowitz, physics professor and a diversity advocate

Pete Markowitz, physics professor and a diversity advocate

By Ashley Garcia Pete Markowitz wears many hats at FIU: a Professor of Physics, an Honors College Fellow and an […]

Earth Systems Science Ph.D. student continues her STEM journey

Earth Systems Science Ph.D. student continues her STEM journey

By Ashley Garcia Christina Estela Brown is a postdoctoral scholar with the National Center for Integrated Coastal Research and the […]

Women in Research: Caroline Simpson

Women in Research: Caroline Simpson

Caroline Simpson’s work is out of this world – literally. An astronomy professor in the College of Arts, Sciences & […]

Women in STEM: Navigating professional transitions

Women in STEM: Navigating professional transitions

Although the national average of female physics students is 15 percent, FIU has an average of 40 percent. Dr. Yesim Darici – […]

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 […]