News Archive

May 2020

Images (l/r): Book cover of “The Chemical Philosophy of Robert Boyle: Mechanicism, Chymical Atoms, and Emergence,”  Oxford University Press; Marina Banchetti, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy.
May 28, 2020

The Department of Philosophy is pleased to announce that each of its faculty members has a book to be released or under contract to be completed this year.

Impact 100 Palm Beach County’s Arts, Culture and Historic Preservation Grant
May 21, 2020

FAU's Department of Music is one of two finalists for Impact 100 Palm Beach County’s Arts, Culture and Historic Preservation Grant

Images (l/r): European Union Flag; La Pietra di Ca’Vendramin book cover; Ilaria Serra with Italian American writer  Adriana Trigiani, whose novels are the topic of a forthcoming book chapter by Serra
May 21, 2020

Ilaria Serra, the 2020 FAU Associate Professor Scholar of the Year, recently received a faculty curriculum development grant from the EU-Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at Florida International University (FIU)

Tangled Roots: Florida’s Revolving Empires and the Opportunities of Changing Borders, 1760-1830
May 14, 2020

The grant will support archival research for his project “Tangled Roots: Florida’s Revolving Empires and the Opportunities of Changing Borders,1760-1830.”

Impact 100 Palm Beach County Grant
May 13, 2020

FAU's Department of Music is one of two finalists for Impact 100 Palm Beach County’s Arts, Culture and Historic Preservation Grant.

Arquin Slide Collection Digitization Project: Preserving the Heritage of Latin America
May 11, 2020

Emily Fenichel and Camila Afanador-Llach, faculty in FAU’s Department of Visual Arts and Art History, recently received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for $231,588.

Congratulations from Dean Michael J. Horswell
May 06, 2020

A total 476 undergraduate and 63 graduate students received their diplomas for degrees in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters this Spring.

Michael J. Horswell and Marleen Forkas
May 04, 2020

FAU’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters recently announced a $1.125 million gift from FAU benefactor Marleen Forkas to name the Marleen Forkas Studio One Theatre.

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