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Florida Atlantic University presents:
RESEARCH IN ACTION SERIES
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2019

Feb. 21

Photo Research in Action Maria Fadiman
Read the blog - The Relationship Between Plants and People

Read the Blog

The Relationship Between Plants and People

Maria Fadiman, Ph.D.
College of Science

• Listen to Maria in a recent Ask a Scientist podcast.

March 7

Photo Research in Action Rindy Anderson
Read the blog - Why Birds Sing, Why It Matters

Read the Blog

Why Birds Sing, Why It Matters

Rindy Anderson, Ph.D.
College of Science

• Listen to Rindy in a recent Ask a Scientist podcast.

April 18

Photo Research in Action Stacey Balkan
Read the blog - The Stories We Tell About Climate Change and Energy

Read the Blog

The Stories We Tell About Climate Change and Energy

Stacey Balkan, Ph.D.
College of Arts & Letters

May 16

Photo Research in Action Rhys Williams
Read the blog - So You Wanna be an Entrepreneur?

Read the Blog

So You Wanna be an Entrepreneur?

Rhys Williams, JD, MBA
FAU Tech Runway

June 20

Photo Research in Action Ata Sarajedini
Read the blog - The Formation & Evolution of Our Galaxy
Read the Blog

The Formation & Evolution of Our Galaxy:
What We Learn from Variable Stars

Ata Sarajedini, Ph.D.
College of Science

July 18

Photo Research in Action Deborah Davolio
Read the blog - Confusion can be Confusing: Delirium and Older Adults

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What is Delirium, and Why Do I Need to Know?

Deborah D'Avolio, Ph.D.
College of Nursing

• Listen to Deborah in a recent Ask a Scientist podcast.

Aug. 15

Photo Research in Action Christine Spadola

Sleep: Why We Need it and How to Get it

Christine Spadola, Ph.D.
Phyllis and Harvey Sandler School of Social Work

• Listen to Christine in a recent Ask a Scientist podcast.

Sept. 19

Photo Research in Action Students

Tomorrow's Researchers: Student Spotlight

Alexis Base
Vassili Georgakopoulos
Nicole Fitzgerald
Stephen Hoover
Andrew Potenza
FAU Wave Students

Oct. 17

Photo Research in Action Behnaz Ghoraani
Read the blog - Technology for Improving Healthcare and Treatment

Read the Blog

Technology for Improving Healthcare and Treatment

Behnaz Ghoraani, Ph.D.
College of Engineering

Nov. 21

Photo Research in Action Oge Marques
Read the blog - Technology for Improving Healthcare and Treatment

Read the Blog

Human Augmentation: Technology, Applications and Implications

Oge Marques, Ph.D.
College of Engineering

Dec. 19

Photo Research in Action Jim Sullivan

The Health of Our Oceans: Why You Should Care

Jim Sullivan, Ph.D.
Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute

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