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Marine experts discuss climate change impacts in South Florida

Marine experts discuss climate change impacts in South Florida

Telemundo recently released a new TV special called “Climate Change / Cambio Climático,” which documented different states across the nation […]

Hurricanes like Dorian can impact our drinking water

Hurricanes like Dorian can impact our drinking water

With the 2020 hurricane season off to an early start, people in the Bahamas are still recovering from last year’s […]

REU Success Story: Samiris Suleiman

REU Success Story: Samiris Suleiman

By Taknighis Beauvoir Inspired by her father’s non-profit environmental organization, Sociedad Ambiente  Marino, Samiris Suleiman began studying environmental science and […]

REU Success Story: Harrison Mancke

REU Success Story: Harrison Mancke

Inspired by marine biologist Sylvia Earle to explore the earth’s oceans, marine biology student Harrison Mancke dove into research at […]

Faculty take historic trip to Caribbean for climate change

Faculty take historic trip to Caribbean for climate change

Climate change has threatened Caribbean communities with increased rainfall, extreme weather events and rising sea levels. To address this issue, […]

Pete Lorenzo’s 37 years of service to FIU

Pete Lorenzo’s 37 years of service to FIU

Written by: Emma Odenweller After Pedro “Pete” Lorenzo graduated from FIU in 1979 with a degree in chemistry, he intended […]

FIU scientists lead the way in addressing emerging contaminants

FIU scientists lead the way in addressing emerging contaminants

Written by: Emma Odenweller Dr. Henry Briceño and Dr. Piero Gardinali were recently invited to attend and present on the […]

Julie Drevenkar recognized with Living Our Values Award

Julie Drevenkar recognized with Living Our Values Award

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection recently recognized Julie Drevenkar with the Living Our Values Award for her contributions to […]

Congressional roundtable on water resource development

Congressional roundtable on water resource development

Written by: Emma Odenweller On Oct. 19, Dr. Jayantha Obeysekera, director of the Institute of Water and Environment’s Sea Level […]

Marbelys Garriga Wins VoLo VISTA Award

Marbelys Garriga Wins VoLo VISTA Award

Marbelys Garriga, is harnessing the importance and performance of mangrove forests as a response to climate change. This month, the […]