FAU Jupiter News


Osher LLI Awards $10,000 in Scholarships

OSHER LIFELONG LEARNING INSTITUTE AT FAU AWARDS $10,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS

Lynda F. Rysavy | April 23, 2019
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter awarded 10 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students at the Northern Campus Achievement Awards.
NORTHERN CAMPUS ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

NORTHERN CAMPUS ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

Lynda F. Rysavy | April 23, 2019
The Northern Campus Achievement Awards were presented on April 9 to recognize outstanding students, faculty and staff on the FAU Jupiter Campus.   
LIFE-METRICS MOBILE APP WINS FAU’S BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION

LIFE-METRICS MOBILE APP WINS FAU’S BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION

James Hellegaard | April 19, 2019
Life-Metrics, an activity tracking mobile app, won first place and $12,000 in prize money at the annual Florida Atlantic University  Business Plan Competition , recently hosted by FAU’s  Adams Center for Entrepreneurship  and the  College of Business  at the  FAU Office Depot Center  on the Boca Raton campus. 
TECHNOLOGY SENSES PARKINSON’S PATIENTS’ MEDICATION RESPONSE

TECHNOLOGY SENSES PARKINSON’S PATIENTS’ MEDICATION RESPONSE

Gisele Galoustian | April 17, 2019
FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science researchers have developed a novel approach that automatically senses how Parkinson's patients respond to medication without patient or physician engagement.
Braint Blitz

NEUROSQUAD HOSTS BRAIN SCIENCE FOR KIDS

Lynda F. Rysavy | April 2, 2019
The Florida Atlantic Brain Institute hosted Brain Blitz: Hands-on fun for kids, this past weekend.
Cave Fish

FAU NEUROSCIENTIST HOSTS ANNUAL CAVEFISH MEETING

Lynda F. Rysavy | April 1, 2019
Alex Keene, Ph.D., an associate professor of biological sciences in FAU's Charles E. Schmidt College of Science recently organized the Sixth Annual Astyanax International Meeting (AIM) in Juriquilla, Querétaro, Mexico.
Student Housing

BOARD OF GOVERNORS APPROVES NEW STUDENT HOUSING FOR FAU

Lynda F. Rysavy | March 28, 2019
FAU Jupiter campus will build a $17.1 million, 165-bed residential hall that will provide a total of 435 beds once finished. Construction is scheduled to begin in spring 2020 with completion by summer 2021.
Randy Blakely

FLORIDA ATLANTIC BRAIN RESEARCHER NAMED SURA DISTINGUISHED SCIENTIST

Press Release | March 26, 2019
SURA today announced that Randy D. Blakely, an internationally renowned neuroscientist and Executive Director of Florida Atlantic University’s Brain Institute, will receive its 2019 SURA Distinguished Scientist Award.
Alex Keene Kavli Fellow

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES NAMES ALEX KEENE KAVLI FELLOW

By  Lynda F. Rysavy  | March 22, 2019
Alex Keene, Ph.D., a leading neuroscientist, has been named a Kavli Fellow by The National Academy of Sciences. He is only the second faculty member at FAU to receive this recognition.
Sandy Hook Parent Shares the Neuroscience of Being Human(e)

Sandy Hook Parent Shares the Neuroscience of Being Human(e)

By Lynda F. Rysavy | March 20, 2019
The Florida Atlantic University’s Brain Institute hosted a lecture by Jeremy Richman, Ph.D., neuro-pharmacologist and CEO of the Avielle Foundation in the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute complex at FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus at Jupiter.
CHILDREN WITH AUTISM

CHILDREN WITH AUTISM ARE 'IN-TUNE' WITH MOM'S FEELINGS

By Gisele Galoustian  | March 20, 2019
A study assessing the ability of children with and without autism spectrum disorder to recognize facial emotions in familiar faces shows no differences in these two groups of children.
Brain Exhibit

NEW BRAIN EXHIBIT OPENS AT S. FLORIDA SCIENCE CENTER

By  Lynda F. Rysavy  | March 12, 2019
The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium’s Journey Through the Human Brain, a $2.5 million, 2,500-square-foot permanent exhibit is now open after three years of development.
BioFlorida 2019

FAU TECH RUNWAY'S EXPANSION INTO JUPITER

By  Lynda F. Rysavy  | March 5, 2019
The Florida Atlantic University Tech Runway is now open for business in Jupiter. The FAU business incubator officially expanded its' services to the FAU Jupiter campus this month .


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