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Webinar: Trauma-informed care

Webinar: Trauma-informed care

The School of Education and Human Development hosted a free webinar focused on trauma-informed approaches and care strategies that teachers […]

FIU forensic facility recognized for adopting national science standards

FIU forensic facility recognized for adopting national science standards

FIU’s Trace Evidence Analysis Facility was recognized by the National Institute of Standards and Technology-sponsored Organization of Scientific Area Committees […]

Corals have a secret weapon against a warming climate

Corals have a secret weapon against a warming climate

Rising ocean temperatures are killing coral reefs, but researchers discovered corals have a secret buried in their genes that just […]

Bridging the gap on coastal hazards

Bridging the gap on coastal hazards

Climate change is rapidly causing serious economic, social and environmental impacts on coastlines around the globe. With extreme weather events, […]

Worldwide survey is lifeline for sharks

Worldwide survey is lifeline for sharks

Patricia Heithaus spends her days in front of a computer screen watching videos of coral reefs. The grandmother of four […]

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 […]

NOAA awards nearly $600,000 to mangrove resilience project

NOAA awards nearly $600,000 to mangrove resilience project

An FIU Institute of Environment researcher is trying to understand how mangrove coasts gain back their strength after being hit […]

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 […]

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 […]