Tzili Charney, Jeffrey Morton and Students >>  Florida Atlantic University has received a $1 million gift from the family of Leon Charney to name the Leon Charney Diplomacy Program. The gift will allow for the creation of three Leon Charney Scholarships each fall and spring semester, as well as expand the existing Diplomacy Program to create an Undergraduate Honors Program (UHP) delegation, and expand to create a FAU High School delegation.  The UHP and FAU High students will be trained in their own class and will compete in nationals in Washington, D.C. each fall. Read More...


Student Spotlight

Commercial Music Program

>> The Commercial Music program recently recognized several students for outstanding achievements. The Jerry and Devon Love Endowed Commercial Music Scholarships were awarded to Josiah Blanchette, Patrick Montanari and Julia Rogers. The Miklós Rózsa Scholarship Awards for Film Scoring were awarded to Mark Wydler, David Browne and Ximena Rivas, in order from first through third..     More…

Research & Discovery

Stephen Engle >>  Civil War scholar Stephen Engle, professor of history, has recently published a book that is beginning to create a lot of buzz and is already receiving awards. Gathering to Save a Nation: Lincoln and the Union's War Governors  was awarded the 55 th annual Barondess/Lincoln Award which included a formal ceremony in New York City Read more...

>>  Kelly J. Shannon, assistant professor of history at FAU and faculty affiliate with FAU’s Peace, Justice, and Human Rights (PJHR) Initiative, has received a Summer Stipend award from the National Endowment for the Humanities to support research for a new monograph project on U.S. relations with Iran, 1905-1953. Read more...
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Alumni Spotlight

Elizabeth Price>> 
Elizabeth Price, MFA, Theatre, recently received a Carbonell Award nomination for her role in “Reborning” which was staged at Arts Garage. Elizabeth  has worked as an actor and director in theatre and film in Los Angeles, New Orleans, Dallas, Austin, Atlanta, and New Mexico, but has now made South Florida her artistic home.  Read more... 
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Video Feature

First Video Footage of Monkey Population Nearing Extinction -  Using remote sensing cameras and sound recorders, FAU scientists are the first to capture rare video footage of a newly discovered population of critically endangered monkeys in a remote region in the world. Watch video. Learn more...

College News

Dinner and Discussion: Indignities Around the World
Dinner and Discussion: Indignities Around the World

The Advisory Board for FAU's Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies will host Dinner and...

Master of Fine Arts Exhibition 2017
Master of Fine Arts Exhibition 2017

FAU's Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters' presents the "Master of Fine Arts...

High School Art and Poetry Exhibition Titled 'Florida: Inside and Out'
High School Art and Poetry Exhibition Titled 'Florida: Inside and Out'

Florida Atlantic University's University Galleries in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and...

FAU's Theatre Lab is New Home for the 24-Hour Theatre Project
FAU's Theatre Lab is New Home for the 24-Hour Theatre Project

Theatre Lab, the professional resident company of Florida Atlantic University, is the new home...

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