FAU Celebrates Fall 2019 Commencement

Florida Atlantic University will confer more than 2,600 degrees today and tomorrow during four commencement ceremonies in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. The new graduates will join more than 175,100 alumni who have graduated from FAU since the University opened its doors in 1964.... more

Taggart Named FAU Head Football Coach

Florida Atlantic University has named Willie Taggart the Owls’ head football coach, FAU Vice President and Director of Athletics Brian White announced Wednesday evening.... more

Bea Weiser, 98, Volunteers to Help People with Alzheimer's

For more than 14 years, Bea Weiser, 98, has been the heart and soul of the Louis and Anne Green Memory and Wellness Center operated by Florida Atlantic University’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing. As a volunteer front desk receptionist, she warmly welcomes center attendees who are struggling with Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias as well as their caregivers and other guests.... more

 


FAU and GSU Partner to Help Families Affected by Addiction

FAU and Georgia State University have partnered on a program to assist children and families affected by addiction and have received a $2.64 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Migraine Headaches? Consider Aspirin for Treatment and Prevention

A review from researchers in FAU's Schmidt College of Medicine supports the use of high dose aspirin to treat acute migraine as well as low dose daily aspirin to prevent recurrent attacks.

FAU Awarded $1.68 Million from Florida Division of Emergency Management

FAU’s College of Engineering and Computer Science and Florida Division of Emergency Management project will create a framework for flood risk management.

FAU Celebrates Fall 2019 Commencement

Florida Atlantic University will confer more than 2,600 degrees today and tomorrow during four commencement ceremonies in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium.

Taggart Named FAU Head Football Coach

Florida Atlantic University has named Willie Taggart the Owls' head football coach, FAU Vice President and Director of Athletics Brian White announced Wednesday evening.

Quadriplegic Veteran, Paralympic Athlete Earns Engineering Degree

From serving for the military in Iraq to a traumatic accident that left him quadriplegic, Carlos Leon has faced adversity time after time and powered through these major challenges only to meet success.

Osher LLI at FAU Announces Winter Course Schedule

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter has announced its course offerings for the winter semester, which begins Monday, Jan. 6, 2020.

FAU Receives Art Donation Valued at More Than $3.8 Million

Florida Atlantic University recently received a donation of artwork valued at more than $3.8 million from Rick and Lesley Stone.

Osher LLI at FAU Jupiter Presents 2020 Presidential Election Lectures

Osher LLI at FAU Jupiter will present two lectures by Kevin Wagner, Ph.D., a professor of political science, on Tues., Nov. 5 at noon and Thurs. Dec. 5 at 9:30 a.m., in the Osher LLI complex at FAU Jupiter.

BH&J Buy vs. Rent Index Shows Property Appreciation Slowing

Property appreciation is slowing in housing markets across the country as upward pressure on the demand for homeownership declines, according to the latest national index produced by FAU and FIU faculty.

FAU Receives University of Distinction Approval

FAU's "University of Distinction" plan for applied artificial intelligence and big data analytics was officially approved today by the Florida Board of Governors, which oversees the State University System.

Groundbreaking Marks 20th Anniversary of John D. MacArthur Campus

FAU faculty, staff and students came together with local officials and community partners today to celebrate the 20th anniversary of FAU's John D. MacArthur Campus at Jupiter with a ceremonial groundbreaking.

FAU IN THE NEWS

What’s killing coral in the Florida Keys? Scientists say it’s more than just rising temperatures

Coral reefs near the Florida Keys are being destroyed, with scientists reporting a “heartbreaking” decline over the past three decades. NBC’s Kerry Sanders meets with researchers who say warming water temperatures are just one part of the problem.... more

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