> FAU PEOPLE DIRECTORY > SITE INDEX  
FAU WEB SEARCH
Florida Atlantic University - University Communications
 
menu
 
 
Broward NEWS  
 
 

Execs Give a Hoot for FAU Football

At the homecoming game on Nov. 12, the Fort Lauderdale Executives Association came out to support the University and the football team. The Executives Association tailgating and Employee Appreciation Day party began early and continued until game time. The celebration included many members of the association and their families, as well as an enthusiastic DJ, raffles and giveaways, refreshments and games. President Brogan, the FAU dance team and the marching band all made appearances at the festivities. This marked the third annual Employee Appreciation Day and the most successful yet, selling 1,137 game tickets.

In the spirit of success, the Owls finished strong with a 26-23 victory over North Texas as FAU's Daniel Kennard kicked a 33-yard field goal with 1:38 left in the game (see photo above). Clearly, it means a great deal to the team’s morale to have strong supporters like the Executives Association. “Coach Howard Schnellenberger taught us that just like football, networking is a contact sport,” said Dr. Peter Sarbone, president of the Executives Association. “We wanted to invite our member businesses as a tribute to them and to encourage a greater turn-out of fans for this golden gem we call FAU.” Good friends, good times and good football -- truly a winning combination!

 
 
 

 

 

 

Send questions or submissions to
update@fau.edu

Past issues

FAU Campuses: Boca Raton/Davie/Dania Beach/Fort Lauderdale/Jupiter/Treasure Coast

 

Boca Raton 561-297-3000 Davie 954-236-1000 Dania Beach 954-924-7000 Fort Lauderdale 954-236-1000 Jupiter 561-799-8500 Treasure Coast 772-873-3300