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Meet our distinguished professors

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Our faculty are top scholars with degrees from prestigious universities

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Our curriculum combines academic rigor and practical experiences

Our Faculty and Staff are Top-Notch!

The Wilkes Honors College hires faculty that not only hold the highest academic credentials in their fields, but also excel in getting students to engage in critical thinking and develop their ability to approach problems from interdisciplinary perspectives.

Faculty and Staff Directory: Meet our distinguished professors and staff.

Faculty Resources: one organized page featuring almost 100 links to forms, policies, processes and guides.

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FAU Celebrates Spring 2022 Commencement

Florida Atlantic University will confer more than 3,200 degrees on Thursday, May 5 and Friday, May 6 during six commencement ceremonies in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium more

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Mother and Son Graduate FAU on the Same Day

Christine Eagle and Aden Eagle will both graduate on Thursday, May 5 from Florida Atlantic University. more

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FAU Hosts 53rd Annual Honors Convocation

Florida Atlantic University President John Kelly and Provost Bret Danilowicz will host the University's 53rd annual Honors Convocation on Wednesday, April 13 at 4 p.m. more

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Two FAU Students Named 2022 Goldwater Scholars

Florida Atlantic University students Kate Maier and Samantha Zaninelli have been named 2022 Goldwater Scholars. more

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FAU’s Kenan Social Engagement Program Announces Scholarship Winners for 2022

Florida Atlantic University’s Wilkes Honors College (WHC) is pleased to announce the 2022 Kenan Social Engagement Program scholarship recipients more

 
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Jannatul Begum
Jannatul Begum

Jannatul Begum graduated from Lake Worth Community High School and came to the Wilkes Honors College with an interest in Neuroscience. As Jannatul explains, “I chose the HC because of the small, interactive class sizes.... Read More

Michael Berg
Michael Berg

Michael Berg came to the Wilkes Honors College from Anclote High School in Holiday, Florida. A Flager Scholar, Michael chose this concentration so that he would the opportunity to pursue a career in either education or foreign... Read More

Morgan Cable
Morgan Cable '05

Dr. Morgan Cable is a research scientist and group supervisor in the Astrobiology and Oceans Worlds Group at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. She worked on the Cassini Mission as a Project Science... Read More

Olivia Ducram
Olivia Ducram '20

Olivia began her freshman year attending the Harriet Wilkes Honors College. After receiving an invitation to attend Scholar’s Day, Olivia was awarded the Henry Morrison Flagler scholarship, which provides her with internship... Read More

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Professor Receives Presidential Award for Outstanding Community Engagement

Jacqueline Fewkes, Ph.D., is the recipient of a Florida Atlantic University Presidential Award for Outstanding Faculty-Led Community Engagement for Engaged Teaching. Dr. Fewkes is one of the three faculty members awarded... Read More

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Wilkes Honors Professor Recipient of Excellence and Innovation in Undergraduate Teaching Award

Kevin Lanning, Ph.D., received FAU’s Award for Excellence and Innovation in Undergraduate Teaching during the 51st annual Honors Convocation Awards. Dr. Lanning was among the founding faculty members of the Harriet L. Wilkes... Read More

 
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