Daniel and Debra Cane Donate $1 Million to Henderson, FAU High

A.D. Henderson University School and Florida Atlantic University High School announced a $1 million gift from Daniel Cane, CEO and co-founder of Modernizing Medicine, and his wife, Debra Cane. ... more

FAU and Max Planck Team Up on First Joint Position

Florida Atlantic University and Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) have combined forces to form the first jointly supported position between the two institutions.... more

Monkeys See, Monkeys Do Cross Species Boundary

A study is the first to provide genetic evidence of two distinct species of guenon monkeys in Gombe National Park that have been mating and producing hybrid offspring for hundreds maybe even thousands of years.... more

 


Bio-inspired Robotics Lands Professor $500,000 NSF Award

Using the knifefish for inspiration, a researcher from FAU's College of Engineering and Computer Science has developed bio-inspired flexible structures for underwater vehicles and robotic systems.

Study Looks Beyond Peer Influence on Teen Substance Use

Parents spend a lot of time worrying about the influence of peers on teen substance use. A new study examines if there is a genetic component that drives their desire for risk taking and novelty.

Monkeys See, Monkeys Do Cross Species Boundary

A study is the first to provide genetic evidence of two distinct species of guenon monkeys in Gombe National Park that have been mating and producing hybrid offspring for hundreds maybe even thousands of years.

Engineering Colleges Showcase High-Tech Talent Pipeline

The deans of 10 engineering colleges throughout Florida have formed a first-of-its-kind partnership in an effort to demonstrate the impact their colleges have on the state's and the nation's innovation economy.

FAU High Student Places First at 2018 State Science Fair

Vithulan Suthakaran, 17, a junior at Florida Atlantic University High School, recently placed first in the environmental engineering category at the 2018 State Science and Engineering Fair of Florida.

AACSB Extends Accreditation for FAU College of Business

Following an extensive peer-review process, FAU's College of Business has earned an extension of its accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

'Washington Post' Editor Eugene Robinson at FAU

Robinson will present the lecture "Covering the Presidency in the Modern Media Age."

Theatre Lab Receives Three Carbonell Award Nominations

The nominations went to Niki Fridh for best supporting actor in "Most Wanted"; Kent Barrett for best scenic design in "Motherland"; and Karen Stephens for best actress in "Motherland."

FAU & Latin American Training Center Inaugurate Partnership

The first initiative of the partnership is a Brazilian film series, opening with "Dear Ambassador" - the story of the Brazilian ambassador that saved hundreds of Jews in France during World War II.

FAU and Max Planck Team Up on First Joint Position

As of May 1, Ken Dawson-Scully, Ph.D., will be newly appointed to the role of associate vice president for strategic initiatives and head of institutional partnerships for FAU and Max Planck.

FAU School of Architecture Wins National AIA Honor Award

The FAU School of Architecture's design research project, "Salty Urbanism: A Sea Level Rise Adaptation Design Framework for South Florida," recently won a 2018 AIA Honor Award for Regional and Urban Design.

FAU Tech Runway and ARI Release Report on Angel Investing

The Angel Resource Institute and FAU's Tech Runway have released the 2017 HALO Report analyzing investment activities of angel investors in the U.S.

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New poop sample analysis reveals interspecies monkey romance

“It’s nature’s way of experimenting,” says Kate Detwiler, a professor in the anthropology department of Florida Atlantic University.... more

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