News & Events
Upcoming Workshops and Events
Please check this page regularly as new workshops are posted throughout the semester.
The Graduate College hosts monthly information sessions. Information sessions are one-hour long presentations that inform prospective graduate students about Florida Atlantic University’s graduate admissions process. Information sessions are held from 5:00-6:30 p.m. Sessions are held in the Undergraduate Admissions Theatre (Student Support Services Building, room 125) at the Boca Raton campus. Click here for more information and to register.
January 9, 2014
February 6, 2014
March 13, 2014
April 10, 2014
May 15, 2014
June 12, 2014
July 10, 2014
August 21, 2014
The Professional Development Workshop Series
The Graduate College in conjunction with Counseling and Psychological Services presents:
Graduate school can be a stressful experience and students often feel like they do not even have the time to manage their stress. This workshop will teach you customized stress management strategies that work with your busy schedule.
Monday, February 24, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. CU 127 (Culture and Society Bldg, room 127), Boca Raton Campus
Thursday, February 27, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. CU 127 (Culture and Society Bldg, room 127), Boca Raton Campus
Successful communication is not only an important skill, but necessary to convey your ideas and help you progress in your career. This workshop will help you to better communicate with important people in your life through learning about individualized communication strategies.
Monday, March 17th, 5:00 – 6:00 pm. CU 127 (Culture and Society Bldg, room 127), Boca Raton Campus
Thursday, March 20th, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. CU 127 (Culture and Society Bldg, room 127), Boca Raton Campus
Click here to register for either of these workshops.
The Graduate College, in partnership with the Division of Research, offers a series of workshops each fall and spring semester on the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) for all currently-enrolled graduate students at FAU. The workshops are led by FAU faculty and cover the nine instructional areas of RCR. RCR is a mandatory course for all students working on NSF or NIH-funded programs. Click here to view the spring 2014 RCR workshop schedule.
Jupiter Campus Visit
A Graduate College admissions representative visits the Jupiter campus for individual student appointments. To schedule an appointment please call 561-799-8656. Upcoming visits are listed below.
February 26, 2014
Davie Campus Visit
A Graduate College admissions representative visits the Davie campus for individual student appointments. To schedule an appointment please call 954-236-1012. Upcoming visits are listed below.
February 3, 2014
April 14, 2014
GPSA 2013 Owl Awards Winners
Excellence in Research Award: Jamala T. Patterson
Graduate & Professional Student Leader of the Year: Vincent J. Long
Graduate & Professional Student Organization of the Year: AMWA (American Medical Women’s Association)
Outstanding Academic Advisor of the Year: Prof. Kenneth D. Dawson-Scully
Organization Advisor of the Year: Dr. Lindsey C. Henson
Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant of the Year: Stephania Libreros
Graduate Assistant of the Year: Amrika Maharaj
2014 Teaching with Technology Showcase - Saturday, April 5, College of Engineering East Building, Boca Raton Campus
The Teaching with Technology Showcase is designed to open dialogue among FAU faculty members about the effective use of technology to support pedagogical practices in the classroom and online learning environments. By submitting a proposal, you will have the opportunity to showcase how you are incorporating technology to enhance pedagogy in the classroom and discuss advantages and disadvantages.
Graduate students are welcome to attend and encouraged to submit electronic poster sessions which will be displayed. The proposal submission deadline is: Friday, February 28, 2014.
For more information, visit the Teaching with Technology website: http://www.fau.edu/teach-with-technology/index.php.
Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race
An Interdisciplinary Symposium - Eugenics: Race, Public Health and the Science of Nationalism
The Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters and the Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education invite you to an academic symposium to be held on February 10, 2014 in conjunction with the on-going exhibition “Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race” on display in the Schmidt Galleries from December 12, 2013 to February 14, 2014. Faculty and student scholars will present papers on a variety of themes related to the legacies of Eugenics. All presentations will take place in the Majestic Palm Room on the Boca Raton campus. In addition to the various panels of papers, we are pleased to host two keynote
addresses from experts on Eugenics in two different disciplines:
- 9 am, Dr. Fabiola López-Durán
Assistant Professor of Art History, Rice University presents
Eugenics in the Tropics: Architecture and Race in Modern Brazil
- 2 pm, Dr. Alan Berger
Raddock Family Eminent Scholar Chair in Holocaust Studies
Director, Center for the Study of Values and Violence after Auschwitz
Florida Atlantic University presents
Eugenics and the Holocaust: Rehearsal for Destruction
For more information and complete program listing, go to: http://www.fau.edu/deadlymedicineprograms/Graduate College Newsletter
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