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Americas Initiative
January 14, 2019

Florida Atlantic University’s Americas Initiative will present a series of programs in January 2019 that address the role of art in redressing the legacies of oppression. The programs are presented in association with...

School of Communication and Multimedia Studies
December 20, 2018

From this summer’s separation of migrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border to calls to end birthright citizenship and curtail asylum, immigration has arguably become America’s most controversial issue....

The Leon Charney Diplomacy Program 2018
November 20, 2018

The Leon Charney Diplomacy Program at Florida Atlantic University recently competed in the National Model United Nations competition in Washington, D.C. and finished first overall out of 60 competing universities. This is...

2018 FAU Talon Awards
November 14, 2018

The annual Talon Awards recognize a single FAU student, faculty member, community member and alumni and this year, three out of the four honorees were connected to Arts and Letters.

Adam Bradford, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., John Kelly
November 08, 2018

Florida Atlantic University recently presented Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. with the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters Making Waves Award. The award, which was presented during a lecture with Mr. Kennedy, recognizes...

Decolonizing Refinement: Contemporary Pursuits in the Art of Edouard Duval-Carrié
November 05, 2018

FAU's University Galleries will present “Decolonizing Refinement: Contemporary Pursuits in the Art of Edouard Duval-Carrié.” The exhibition will be on view from Saturday, Nov. 9 through Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 in the...

Bobby Kennedy
October 30, 2018

FAU and the Palm Beach Book Festival will present Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. for a lecture and book signing on Friday, Nov. 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the University Theatre, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. Tickets are $35 and can...

Lien-Hang T. Nguyen
October 15, 2018

The 2018 Florida Atlantic University John O’Sullivan Memorial Lecture presents “Toward a New History of the Tet Offensive: Spies, Allies and Murder in Hanoi,” with Lien-Hang T. Nguyen, Ph.D., from Columbia University

Michael Zager
October 02, 2018

Michael Zager, Dorothy F. Schmidt Eminent Scholar in the Performing Arts, professor of music, and founder of FAU’s commercial music program and Hoot/Wisdom Recordings, was recently inducted into the Legends of Vinyl Artists...

Children's Hour
September 17, 2018

FAU’s Department of Theatre and Dance presents Lillian Hellman’s “The Children’s Hour” from Friday, Sept. 28 through Sunday, Oct. 7