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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FAU Poll Shows Americans Split on Tax Reform Proposals

Americans are split on the tax reform proposals being considered in Washington, D.C., and most believe U.S. President Donald Trump should release his own tax returns, according to a national survey by FAU.

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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 Study and New Tool Proves 'All Is Not Lost' to Dementia

A researcher in FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing has developed the first tool to accurately measure communication in couples affected by dementia.

Detecting and Treating Alzheimer's Disease at Home

FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing has received a grant to test a novel mechanism for early detection and treatment of Alzheimer's disease in the home setting in underserved communities.

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 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 Recognized for Innovative Advising Program

Florida Atlantic University recently was recognized for its efforts to provide academic advising to students in on-campus parking garages.

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.

Diplomacy Program Earns Top Award at Model E.U. in Indiana

The Leon Charney Diplomacy Program at Florida Atlantic University recently received the Best Commissioner Award at the Model European Union competition in Bloomington, Indiana.

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