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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 […]

Doctoral candidate secures seat at the table for Spanish speakers at ocean conservation conference

Doctoral candidate secures seat at the table for Spanish speakers at ocean conservation conference

Healthy oceans begin with us. But how can everyone get involved if they don’t speak English? David Riera, a doctoral […]

Communities cutting down trees can help confront climate change

Communities cutting down trees can help confront climate change

By David Barton Bray To stop deforestation, mitigate climate change and help poor rural communities all at the same time, […]