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Coral Gables ‘Citizen Scientist’ Finds Rare Bat Nest

In September, a brigade of citizen scientists combed through the Coral Gables golf course using smarts phones and iPads to detect the high-frequency calls of the rare Florida bonneted bat. The volunteers went home empty handed, until one morning a lone dog walker heard a call coming from a nearby house.

10/03/2014

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South Florida Preparing As Ebola Arrives In U.S.

Florida international University’s Dr. Aileen Marty had a teaching moment about contagions as she addressed a classroom full of future doctors Wednesday.

10/01/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen.  (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Local Ebola Expert: U.S. Needs To Be Better At Identifying Carriers

As Ebola comes to the United States, a world renowned Florida International University professor and doctor who has battled Ebola before says the United States needs to do a better job of identifying passengers who could be carrying the disease.

09/30/2014

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FIU Police: Look Out For Cyclist Grabbing Female Buttocks

Florida International University students are watching their backs, literally. An email alerted students to a man on a bike grabbing female’s buttocks.

09/22/2014

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Miami Doctor Back From Fighting Ebola In West Africa

A Florida International University doctor is back from fighting Ebola in West Africa.

09/22/2014

LOUISVILLE, KY - SEPTEMBER 21: Clinton Taylor #5 of the Florida International Panthers runs against the Louisville Cardinals at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium on September 21, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by John Sommers II/Getty Images)

A Year After 72-0, Louisville Takes On FIU Again

There’s little chance that Louisville will overlook Florida International this week. And FIU can blame Virginia for that.

09/19/2014

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McGough’s 2 TD Passes Leads FIU Over Wagner 34-3

Alex McGough threw two touchdown passes to lead Florida International past Wagner of the FCS 34-3 on Saturday night.

09/06/2014

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FIU, Miami To Resume Series In 2018

Miami and Florida International will meet again in football.

09/05/2014

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Study: Good Handwriting Linked To Better Grades

Does your child have nice penmanship? Easy to read, neat handwriting may mean better grades in school, according to a Florida International University professor’s research.

08/29/2014

Guests brace themselves at the Megadrop. (Photo courtesy: Miami-Dade County Fair & Exposition)

Future Of Dade Fair At Tamiami Park May Go To Voters

The future of the Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition at Tamiami Park could be in for a roller coaster ride.

08/29/2014

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