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Student works to save endangered orchids with friendly fungi

Student works to save endangered orchids with friendly fungi

Friendly fungi may be the key to helping vulnerable Florida orchid populations rebound. Ellen Garcia, a graduate student in the […]

Saving Biscayne Bay

Saving Biscayne Bay

The unprecedented fish kills and algal blooms recently seen in Biscayne Bay have brought up many questions to locals and […]

Podcast: LGBTQA+ student experiences with FIU Honors Pride Club

Podcast: LGBTQA+ student experiences with FIU Honors Pride Club

In Episode 18 of the “More Than A Major” podcast, College of Arts, Sciences & Education students who are members […]

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 […]

Podcast: Black experience in America – stories from our students

Podcast: Black experience in America – stories from our students

A panel of current and former FIU College of Arts, Sciences & Education students speak on the Black experience in […]

Roots take a DIY approach for plant growth, study finds

Roots take a DIY approach for plant growth, study finds

By Nina Jungman Plants, like animals, must fight to survive. Unlike animals, the key to the plants’ survival lies in […]

Grandmother, retired professor counts sharks and rays. They count on her, too.

Grandmother, retired professor counts sharks and rays. They count on her, too.

A retired grandmother of four in landlocked Mount Vernon, Ohio holds the distinction of being the top volunteer for the […]

It’s 2020 and alumna Naomi Ruele is still debunking myths about Black swimmers

It’s 2020 and alumna Naomi Ruele is still debunking myths about Black swimmers

Naomi Ruele has two priorities: swimming at a professional level and debunking the stigma that “Black people can’t swim” so […]

Mosquitofish are a thing, find out more on TikTok

Mosquitofish are a thing, find out more on TikTok

Forty seconds is all Tanja Zerulla needed to explain her biology research to thousands of people — some scientists but […]

Conference brings together 43 countries for dam discussion

Conference brings together 43 countries for dam discussion

An FIU Institute of Environment-led conference on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam brought together people from countries that have been […]