FAU Student News

Monday, June 24, 2019
Vol. 6 | Issue 44

FAU Student News

Your weekly source for important dates, events, and announcements.

FAU Best Internship Contest - Summer 2019

FAU Best Internship Contest - Summer 2019

Do you think you have the best summer internship? Show off your summer internship to the FAU Community by entering our Summer 2019 Best Internship Contest to WIN a Career Center prize pack and more!

To enter, all you need to do is submit high quality photo(s) and/or video(s) of your choice along with a relevant caption (email submissions to intern@fau.edu ). If you would like for us to tag you please include your Instagram name in your submission. Once the content has been reviewed and approved by our team, you will receive a confirmation email.

The Best Summer Internship Contest post with the most likes by Friday, Aug. 2 will be deemed the Summer 2019 Internship Contest Winner! Don't forget to let us know about your internship by registering your experience in Handshake !

Mindfulness and Leadership

Join Lead and Serve and Campus Rec and learn all about how to be a mindful leader! This event will be hosted on the Davie Campus, Student Union in the Oasis Lounge from 12 - 2:00 p.m. on June 26.

Winning in Paradise Tour

Mark your calendars for the 2019 Florida Atlantic University 2019 Winning in Paradise Tour dates. The three events will be headlined by head football coach Lane Kiffin with appearances by Dusty May (Men’s Basketball), John McCormack (Baseball), Jim Jabir (Women’s Basketball), Joan Joyce (Softball) and several other FAU head coaches. The first stop on the Winning in Paradise Tour is June 4 at Two Georges Waterfront Grill in Boynton Beach. The tour will then head to Funky Buddha Brewery in Fort Lauderdale on June 18 before winding down at Two Georges Cove in Deerfield Beach to wrap up the tour. All tour stops are scheduled for 6-8 p.m. and will feature a Q&A session with the attending coaches. Live giveaways as well as food and drink specials, which showcase the restaurant host, also will be featured.

2019 Winning in Paradise Tour Details:

  1. June 18, Funky Buddha Brewery, 1201 NE 38th St, Oakland Park, Fla. 33334, funkybuddhabrewery.com
  2. June 25, Two Georges Deerfield Beach, 1754 SE 3rd Ct, Deerfield Beach, Fla. 33441, twogeorgesrestaurant.com

For more information, please contact the Weppner Center for LEAD and Service-Learning at (561) 297-3607 or email leadandserve@fau.edu.

Summer Splash Events At FAU

Summers at FAU are anything but dull. Summer Splash is here to connect all Summer 3 students with multiple events at the Boca Raton campus during the months of June and July. Learn about the different events happening on campus by visiting the Summer Splash Website.

Building a Winning Resume

Resume and cover letter need some updating? Let us help! This presentation will help increase your understanding of how your resume and cover letter are used in the job search process. You will learn how to compose a resume that reflects your greatest strengths and talents and explore different resume formats. By the end of this presentation your resume will say, "Interview me!". For more information and to register, visit Handshake.

FAU Student Health Services Dental Clinic Open House

The FAU Student Health Services Dental Clinic is proud to offer our convenient and cost-effective services to FAU students, faculty and staff in its Boca Raton campus location. The Dental Clinic is in network with a number of dental insurances, including all FAU employee dental plans.

We would like to invite all students, faculty and staff to join us for an open house of our facility on Thursday, June 27, 2019 from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. The open house will give you an opportunity to tour our dental suite, meet our dedicated dental staff and enjoy some light refreshments.

FAU Student Health Services Dental Clinic is located on the second level of the Breezeway above Starbucks.

The application for the 2019-2020 Career Living Community is now open!

The Career Living Community is a program, offered by the Career Center and Housing and Residential Education, that provides sophomore students with the opportunity to develop their resumes and learn about career readiness through paid, on-campus internships, strategic training and career development.

Benefits of this program include:
  • Paid Internship ($10/hour)
  • Weekly paid career readiness training
  • Participate in 3rd Annual Internship Showcase
  • Make new friends from a variety of majors
  • Become more connected to FAU!


For more information and to apply, visit https://fau.joinhandshake.com/jobs/2443129/.

Real Mail Friday: Stars & Stripes Social

Right on the heels of the Fourth of July comes this month’s Real Mail Fridays Letter Writing Social, so we’re keeping those Stars and Stripes flying through the weekend. We will provide the note cards, papers, pens, art supplies, and postage stamps. There will also be coffee, tea, and treats! All you need to bring is a festive spirit and your address book. Visit the FAU Calendar of Events to learn more.

Entrepreneur Boot Camp

Entrepreneur Boot Camp is a fast-paced certificate course empowering promising entrepreneurs and ambitious small business owners with the tools to write a successful business plan, find financial backing and design a blueprint for success! This event will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 6 p.m.

For more information, visit the Entrepreneur Bootcamp webpage or email adamscenter@fau.edu.