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Environmental Studies MA Wins Outstanding Master's Thesis at National Competition


Earth and Environment Alum Miles Medina, who graduated last May, was awarded 1st Place in the Outstanding Thesis in Food and Agricultural Sciences Competition by the USDA-American Association of Hispanics for Higher Education-Texas A&M University.

FIU presence at Geological Society of America conference in Vancouver


E&E graduate students, postdocs and faculty presented research on volcanoes of the Andes, coastal changes in Caribbean Panama, and organic-carbon-rich rocks of Spain at the GSA annual meeting last week.

King Tide: FIU Students Study Sea Level Rise


Earth and Environment Dr. Rene Price discusses researchers' predictions for tidal flooding in Miami and Key West over the next fifteen years.

Upcoming Events

Geological and Tectonic Evolution of the British Isles - A Personal View

10/31/2014 03:00 PM

Speaker Dr. Grenville Draper,Professor of Florida International University, Earth and Environment Department,will discuss "Geological and Tectonic Evolution of the British Isles - A Personal View".

What Happens in the Pore, No Longer Stays in the Pore

11/07/2014 03:00 PM

Speaker Dr. Dorthe Wildenschild Distinguished Lecturer from Oregon State University, National Groundwater Association, will discuss "What Happens in the Pore, No Longer Stays in the Pore: Opportunities and Limitations for Porous Media Characterization and Process Quantification Using X-ray Tomography".

Master's Thesis Defense by Lauren Barth on Nov 12th

11/12/2014 02:00 PM

Habitat Use of the Key Largo Woodrat (Neotoma floridana smalli).

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