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Woodward Bernstein Visit

>>  Woodward and Bernstein visit FAU –  The Alan B. Larkin Symposium on the American Presidency recently presented "Inside the White House From Nixon to Obama: A Conversation with Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein," moderated by Timothy Naftali, former director of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and current senior research fellow at the New America Foundation. More than 2,500 people attended to hear the Pulitzer-Prize winning journalists tell stories about Watergate and comment on the current political situation. The Larkin Symposium was established in 2005 by Charna Larkin and her family in memory of her late husband, Alan B. Larkin. In 2015, the Larkin Symposium will host David McCullough.

 

Student Spotlight

>> Undergraduate Research Symposium 
Twenty-five students in The College of Arts and Letters participated in FAU’s Undergraduate Research Symposium on March 28. Congratulations to the winners and all the participants. More information  here

>> Woody Othello, BFA 2013 Post Baccalaureate Studies

Woody OthelloIt's 8 p.m. and Woody Othello is just warming up after a busy shift at a local art supply store. He works full time selling art supplies, finding time to create in the evenings and on his days off. Tonight he is working on the arms of one of the three slightly larger-than-life figures he's creating for Outside the Box II, an invitational exhibition at White Space Gallery in West Palm Beach. More…

Research & Discovery

>>  Anthropology Graduate Student Continues Study of Lesula Monkey  –  In the latest updates to the discovery of the Lesula Monkey by a team of researchers that included FAU's Kate Detwiler, assistant professor of anthropology, FAU graduate student Steven McPhee recently returned from the Democratic Republic of Congo, where he studied the Lesula. A review of his research, including photos of the newly discovered primate, are catalogued on conservationist and researcher Terese Hart's blog site  here .

Alumni Spotlight

>> Judith Ortiz Cofer ’77  of Athens, Georgia, has been named the University of Georgia's 2013 recipient of the Southeastern Conference Faculty Achievement Award.   Alumni Spotlight Archives

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'Dances We Dance: Spring Fling'
'Dances We Dance: Spring Fling'

FAU's Department of Theatre and Dance presents "Dances We Dance: Spring Fling" on Friday, April...

New Book by Community Partner Barbara Schmidt
New Book by Community Partner Barbara Schmidt

FAU will host an event to celebrate the launch of "The Practice,"  a new book by Barbara...

FAU Exhibition 'Confluence' Features the Works of MFA Graduates in the Department of Visual Arts and Art History
FAU Exhibition 'Confluence' Features the Works of MFA Graduates in the Department of Visual Arts and Art History

The Department of Visual Arts and Art History announces the opening reception of "Confluence,"...

Annual Juried Student Exhibition
Annual Juried Student Exhibition

The University Galleries and the Department of Visual Arts and Art History at Florida Atlantic...

'Rhinoceros' by Eugene Ionesco
'Rhinoceros' by Eugene Ionesco

The Department of Theatre and Dance presents "Rhinoceros," Eugene Ionesco's absurdist play about...

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