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WHC Professor Publishes in Nature: Human Behaviour

By | April 9, 2018

Kevin Lanning, Ph.D., lead author of the study and a professor of psychology in the Wilkes Honors College examined how personality maturation or development was reflected in natural language.

Study of Everyday Language Reveals How People Mature

By | April 9, 2018

By examining 44,000 brief samples of text collected over 25 years, a study of ego level and language may provide new insights into the state of moral, social and cognitive development.

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Wilkes Honors College Celebrates 16th Annual Symposium

By | April 6, 2018

FAU’s Wilkes Honors College hosted its 16th annual Symposium, which showcased students’ theses and abstracts.

Diplomacy Program Receives Distinguished Delegation Award

By | March 23, 2018

The Leon Charney Diplomacy Program at Florida Atlantic University received the Distinguished Delegation Award at the National Model United Nations competition in New York City.

STEM, ASCEND, FAU Brain Institute

FAU Brain Institute Awarded $780,000 to Launch ASCEND

By | February 22, 2018

FAU's Brain Institute has received a $780,000 grant from the Stiles-Nicholson Foundation to launch an innovative STEM program targeted at middle and high school students in Palm Beach County.

FAU and Max Planck Unveil First-of-its-kind Honors Program

By | December 11, 2017

FAU President John Kelly, Max Planck Society President Martin Stratmann, and David Fitzpatrick, CEO of the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI), announced a new partnership between FAU and MPFI.

Fire Ant, Ants, Research, Entemology

Being Behind the Curve Can 'Sting'

By | October 19, 2017

FAU research shows what a tiny ant and indigenous cultures can teach medical and scientific communities by solving a medical mystery that has puzzled them for decades.

Seven FAU High Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

By | October 4, 2017

Seven Florida Atlantic University High School students have been named semifinalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Competition.

FAU Medical Students Inducted into AOA Honor Society

By | March 14, 2017

Ten students from Florida Atlantic University's Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine were recently inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (AOA), a national medical honor society.

Jupiter Presents Award-Winning Author

September 26, 2016

Jupiter LLS and Honors College Presents Author Edwidge Danticat