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Miami-Dade school district wants to grow STEM from bottom up

07/21/2015

Miami Herald features FIUTeach story on innovative FIU program that recruits students to become STEM teachers by combining science and education classes, and helping to give students entry into promising careers.

Presigious NSF award available now!

07/15/2015

The Physics Department has been awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation Award to provide scholarships for FIU physics majors. Scholarships of up to $10,000 per year for up to 4 years will be awarded to eligible majors who continue to qualify based on their academic performance and financial need each year.

Acoustic astronomy and Dr. Fiorella Terenzi featured in press

07/07/2015

(from popularmechanics.com) Dr. Fiorella Terenzi, a professor of physics and astronomy at Florida International University, has spent three decades capturing the strange, spooky symphony of the cosmos. Now, after going (largely) ignored for decades, her work is edging toward the mainstream.

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