News Archive
FAU Diplomacy Program Claims Third National Title, Placing First Overall at Model U.N. Competition
November 22, 2021

The Leon Charney Diplomacy Program finished first overall out of 51 competing universities and receiving five delegation awards...

Clevis Headley’s Book Highlights George Yancy’s Contributions to the Field of Philosophy
November 18, 2021

The book highlights the extensive contributions made by the American philosopher George Yancy, as well as the transformative power of his work...

Installation images from New Art Faculty and Faculty Biennial, 2019, featuring Corey Lamb (foreground) and Joseph Velasquez (background),
November 09, 2021

An opening reception will take place on Friday, Nov. 12 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Schmidt Center Gallery...

New Research on the Link between Alzheimer’s Disease and Social Connectedness  by Will McConnell
November 04, 2021

McConnell, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Sociology and member of the FAU I-HEALTH Human Health and Dementia Research Focus Group...

Michael Steele
October 22, 2021

The lecture will be moderated by WPTV NewsChannel 5 anchor Michael Williams at the Lifelong Learning Auditorium, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.

(detail) Illustration from John Carter Brown Library
October 18, 2021

The ‘Society of Colonial Wars Fellowship in Memory of Kenneth R. LaVoy Jr.’ will fund the research of scholars who are writing the newest important books on the history of the American colonial period.

Adrian Finucane Receives NEH Award for Summer Institute
October 14, 2021

The “Revolution in Books” draws on the strengths of the FAU Libraries by introducing the rich resources of the Marvin and Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection and the Jaffe Center for Book Arts...

Image: The 21 teachers who lost their positions for their refusal to comply with the anti-NAACP oath standing in front of the  Elloree Training School in Elloree, South Carolina, on May 15, 1956. This photograph appeared in Jet magazine on June 7, 1956.  (Image courtesy of photographer Cecil Williams, Cecil Williams Civil Rights Museum, Orangeburg, South Carolina.)
September 30, 2021

The Article is Titled “Hell Is Popping Here in South Carolina: Orangeburg County Black Teachers and Their Community in the Immediate Post-Brown Era”...

“Hedda Gabler” by Henrik Ibsen
September 20, 2021

The season opens with “Hedda Gabler” from Friday, Oct. 1 through Sunday, Oct. 10 in the Marleen Forkas Studio One Theatre

Richard Shusterman, Dorothy F. Schmidt Eminent Scholar in the Humanities, Professor of Philosophy and English, and Director of the Center for Body, Mind, and Culture
September 16, 2021

"Ars Erotica" offers a critical, comparative analysis of the erotic theories proposed by the most influential premodern cultural traditions...