Up to 20 percent of children in the U.S. experience a mental disorder in a given year. That’s one out of five children. Early diagnosis and intervention can make the difference between healthy development and a life plagued with lingering challenges.
The cloud forests of the Andes Mountains are not migrating fast enough in the face of global warming, according to FIU researchers.
The Department of Religious Studies welcomed 15 Saudi Arabian scholars to FIU last week to participate in “The First Symposium: Religions, Human Rights and Global Ethics” from Aug. 18-20.
The presentation will be given by Dr. Michael Hollander. He is the director of training at McLean Hospital and author of award winning book, Helping Teens Who Cut: Understanding and Ending Self-Injury.
The Cuban Research Institute is having a lecture by Raúl Rubio and Christian Larsen, they will parlay both the theory and praxis of a wide range of topics concerning Cuban material cultures, collecting and curating Cuban things.
The Jewish Studies Initiatives is hosting a lecture by Dr. Tudor Parfitt, who looks at the way both Judaism and Islam have been co-opted into the ethnic and political struggle between Jews and Arabs in Palestine/Israel. Part of the Mondays at the Museum series.
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