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3 things to know about working in marine conservation

3 things to know about working in marine conservation

The following op-ed by Predator Ecology & Conservation Lab Ph.D. Candidate Erin Spencer was originally published in Ocean Conservancy. If […]

Florida’s ban on critical race theory raises questions on the role of education in addressing racism

Florida’s ban on critical race theory raises questions on the role of education in addressing racism

By Lara Coiro and Samantha Soria The Florida Board of Education voted to ban critical race theory lessons in the public K-12 […]

Stocker telescope captures really old star stuff blazing our way

Stocker telescope captures really old star stuff blazing our way

Researchers at FIU’s Stocker AstroScience Center often lie in wait, waiting for that unexpected moment when something of galactic proportions […]

Duunnn dunnn…SharkFest is here

Duunnn dunnn…SharkFest is here

National Geographic’s must-sea event is back on July 5 — and FIU’s shark scientists are featured in four new SharkFest […]

Collaborating with a growing Hispanic population is the best way for school districts to improve

Collaborating with a growing Hispanic population is the best way for school districts to improve

FIU assistant professor of bilingual education Ryan Pontier isn’t waiting for a seat at the table to find ways to […]

Ph.D. student is on a mission to study equitable water sharing on the Nile

Ph.D. student is on a mission to study equitable water sharing on the Nile

Written by: Candice Allouch and Maria Gabriela Gonzalez FIU Ph.D. student Mekdelawit Messay Deribe grew up in Ethiopia hearing about […]

Aquarius helps researchers understand life in extreme environments

Aquarius helps researchers understand life in extreme environments

Written by: Paola Burgos-Carrasquill For astronauts, space is the most stressful environment they face. What’s not very clear is how […]

Post-pandemic bucket list: Faculty edition

Post-pandemic bucket list: Faculty edition

It’s been more than a year since some have stepped out to a restaurant or even shared a hug. As […]

2021 Principal of the Year creates inclusive school culture

2021 Principal of the Year creates inclusive school culture

For Miami-Dade’s new principal of the year, people with special needs have always been close to her heart. Rachel Autler […]

Physics effort led by FIU professor earns national recognition

Physics effort led by FIU professor earns national recognition

STEP UP, a partnership led by FIU professor Zahra Hazari, received Public Choice recognition at the 2021 National Science Foundation […]