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Dr. Heithaus goes to Washington


FIU’s College of Arts and Sciences Dean Michael Heithaus testified before the House Committee on Agriculture in a hearing titled “Research Innovations from Our Nation’s Agricultural Colleges and Universities” Sept. 29.

Arts & Sciences Dean Testifies Before House Subcommittee


Mike Heithaus, dean of FIU's College of Arts & Sciences, testified before the House Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture and Research. The hearing, titled "Research Innovations from Our Nation's Agricultural Colleges and Universities", was held on Tuesday, September 29 in Washington, D.C.

In Florida, fears grow that environmental damage will hurt tourism


Critically eroded beaches, by definition, have receded or eroded enough to threaten recreational interests, development or wildlife. FIU coastal scientist Stephen Leatherman, widely known as “Dr. Beach”, says that as resources dwindle, he sees an era of beach sand wars on the horizon.

Upcoming Events

2015 FIU McNair Scholars Research Conference

10/14/2015 06:00 PM

This conference helps students build both their skills and their resumes while providing valuable information about graduate school.

Are YOU Doing It Right?

10/15/2015 11:00 AM

Come meet and engage with FIU students during one of our "Are YOU Doing It Right" campaigns. This campaign seeks to talk to students about the importance of internships and building the skills necessary for employability. You are invited to bring giveaways and informational flyers for distribution.

The Mariel Exodus, 35 Years Later: Impacts in the U.S. and Cuba

10/30/2015 01:30 PM

To commemorate the 35th anniversary of the Mariel boatlift, the Cuban Research Institute has convened several experts from various disciplines to reflect upon the significance of this historic event, both for the United States and for Cuba.

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