Free Parenting Workshop Series: How to support your teen in making good decisions about alcohol and other drugs

Community Workshop Series (2)

Do you feel uncertain about how to talk with your teen about alcohol and other drugs? This workshop will provide insight into how parents can support their teens in making healthy decisions about substance use and will include effective strategies for talking with teens about alcohol and other drugs.


Phenomenological and Molecular Basis of the Cnidarian Immune System

Tanya Brown (Mauricio Rodriguez-Lanetty, major professor) is defending her doctoral dissertation, “Phenomenological and Molecular Basis of the Cnidarian Immune System”, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The defense will begin at 1 PM in SIPA 100 on the MMC campus.

Read Tanya’s abstract here

You are all invited to attend and participate in Tanya’s public presentation of her dissertation research.

South Florida’s Rising Seas Impact screening at The Deering Estate

Join us on May 25 at 7 p.m. at the Deering Estate as we screen this student-produced documentary on the effects of sea level rise on South Florida.

The screening will be followed by a panel featuring sea level rise experts from FIU’s Sea Level Solution Center: Dr. Todd Crowl, Dr. Evelyn Gaiser, and SLSC Director Dr. Tiffany Troxler, along with student producer Abel Fernandez and hosted by Prof. Kate MacMillin. Click here to preview the documentary trailer.