Andia Chaves Fonnegra, Ph.D
September 13, 2019

The Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine selected Andia Chaves Fonnegra, Ph.D., an assistant professor of biology in Florida Atlantic University’s Harriet L. Wilkes Honors...

Christy Laflamme
June 27, 2019

Christy LaFlamme, a Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College student just won the FAU Division of Research (DoR) "Big Idea Contest," which was designed to solicit ideas on how to communicate the importance of research to broad audiences....

Bebeto Amazan
May 01, 2019

As a first-generation college student, graduation means more than attaining a degree for Bebeto Amazan — it means all the extra shifts, late nights and financial struggle were worth it, as he takes one step closer toward...

FAU Diplomacy Program
April 26, 2019

The Leon Charney Diplomacy Program at Florida Atlantic University recently received the Distinguished Delegation Award at the National Model United Nations competition in New York City.

April 22, 2019

Jacqueline H. Fewkes, Ph.D., associate professor of Anthropology at the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University was recently awarded a John Hope Franklin Research Center Travel Grant Award from the...

FAU's Business Plan Competition encourages FAU students, faculty, staff and recent graduates to pitch their game-changing ideas for a chance to obtain funding for their new ventures. Along with prize money, teams compete for legal and business services, space at FAU’s Tech Runway and the opportunity to present their business plan to local angel investors, venture capital groups and more.
April 19, 2019

Life-Metrics, an activity tracking mobile app, won first place and $10,000 in prize money at the annual Florida Atlantic University Business Plan Competition, recently hosted by FAU’s Adams Center for Entrepreneurship and...

Rachel Corr
April 18, 2019

Rachel Corr, associate professor of anthropology, Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University was honored with the Rocky Mountain Council for Latin American Studies (RMCLAS) prestigious Judy Ewell Award for Interwoven:...

Tracey Tobkion
April 15, 2019

Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College Undergraduate, Tracey Tobkin, was recently accepted into the 2019-2020 Elite Owl Leadership & Service Ambassador Program.

WHC 9th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium
April 15, 2019

The 9th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium was held on April 8th, 2019 on FAU'S Boca Raton campus.

whc symposium
April 10, 2019

The Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College held its 17th Annual Symposium for Scholarly and Creative Research on March 5.