Signing Day

FAU Launches Nation's First M.D. Pipeline Program

"Signing Day" brought new meaning for four of the nation's brightest teens as they were officially accepted into an innovative medical school pipeline program through the "FAU High School M.D. Direct" program.

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Phyllis & Harvey Sandler Donate $7 Million to Name School of Social Work

It’s official. The 61 members of the class of 2017 of FAU's Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine are now the nation’s newest physicians. This long-awaited day was celebrated by students, family, friends, faculty and dignitaries at a graduation ceremony in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium.

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Tech Runway Venture 5 Class

FAU Tech Runway Announces Fifth and Largest Class of Companies

Florida Atlantic University’s Tech Runway® has selected its fifth and largest Venture class of startup and early-stage companies to participate in its business accelerator program.

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Method Tested at FAU First to Examine Dolphin Immune System

With the drastic increase in unusual dolphin strandings and deaths along the southeastern coast of the U.S. and elsewhere, finding specific antibodies to test and monitor their immune health is critical.

FAU Archaeologist Involved in Ancient Peru Discovery

An archaeologist from FAU's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute is among a team of scientists who made a groundbreaking discovery in coastal Peru - home to one of the earliest pyramids in South America.

Female Faculty Face Strong Glass Ceiling in Academia

Female faculty members hoping to advance to the highest ranks of academia face significant barriers due to male-dominated environments at colleges and universities, according to a new study.

FAU Jupiter Hosts Second Annual Owl Games Fundraiser

FAU's John D. MacArthur Campus will host its second annual "Owl Games" fundraising event on Saturday, Feb. 6 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Student Resources building (SR), 5353 Parkside Dr., in Jupiter.

First-year FAU Medical Student Wants to Make a Real Impact

Benjamin R. Childs is not a typical first-year medical student. Before coming to FAU, he was in real estate finance, taught at a public school in Harlem, and volunteered as an EMT for Central Park Medical Unit.

Honors College Student Achieves 99th Percentile on MCAT

Senior Kendyl Stewart recently placed in the 99th percentile among Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) takers -- an astonishing accomplishment that has opened the doors to many new opportunities.

Festival Rep Entertains All Summer Long

Professional actors join FAU students to present "Sense and Sensibility," "Into the Woods," and more.

FAU's Theatre Lab Presents a New Play Festival

This jam-packed festival welcomes some of the nation's most prominent playwrights as they present readings of their newest work before it lands on stages across the country.

Theatre Lab is New Home for the 24-Hour Theatre Project

The event, to be held Sunday, April 30 to Monday, May 1, unites local playwrights, actors, directors and technicians for a 24-hour period to write, rehearse and perform up to nine short plays.

FAU Teams Win Top Awards at National SeaPerch Competition

Five teams from Florida Atlantic University High School and A.D. Henderson University School competed in the 2017 National SeaPerch Challenge.

FAU Launches Nation's First M.D. Pipeline Program

"Signing Day" brought new meaning for four of the nation's brightest teens as they were officially accepted into an innovative medical school pipeline program through the "FAU High School M.D. Direct" program.

Owls Racing Has Best Finish in History at 2017 FSAE Michigan

Owls Racing, Florida Atlantic University's Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) team, finished 21st overall out of 110 teams at the Formula SAE Michigan.

FAU Tech Runway Announces Fifth and Largest Class

Florida Atlantic University's Tech Runway® has selected its fifth and largest Venture class of startup and early-stage companies to participate in its business accelerator program.

FAU Honors Arthur Evans, Jr. as 2017 Hall of Fame Inductee

The FAUAA hosted its Hall of Fame and Distinguished Alumni ceremony and reception. The event brought together alumni to celebrate the accomplishments of their most outstanding peers.

Phyllis & Harvey Sandler Donate $7M to Name School of Social Work

FAU announced a $7 million gift from longtime benefactors Phyllis and Harvey Sandler to name The Phyllis and Harvey Sandler School of Social Work within the College for Design and Social Inquiry.

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