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OLLI with AutoNation Presents 'Discoveries, Treatments and Strategies'

By | September 28, 2022

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute is working in partnership with AutoNation and its DRVPINK mission to present, "Discoveries, Treatments and Strategies: How FAU is Accelerating the Drive Against Cancer."

"Summer of Soul, 1969: A Retrospective" Concert

By | September 27, 2022

The concert will feature music from the Academy-award winning film "Summer of Soul" about the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival.

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'Placenta-on-a-chip' Mimics Nutrient Exchange between Mother-Fetus

By | September 26, 2022

FAU researchers have developed and tested a novel 3D microfluidic device to study the complicated processes that take place in malaria-infected placenta between mother and fetus.

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Rare Human Gene Variant in ADHD, Autism Exposes Vital Sex Differences

By | September 21, 2022

FAU researchers have uncovered key differences in the molecular dopamine synapses in the brains of male and female mice that support attention, movement, motivation and pleasure.

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FAU Board of Trustees Selects Interim President

By | September 20, 2022

The Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees has selected Stacy Volnick as interim president of the university.


FAU BOT Reelects Chair, Vice Chair and Elects Second Vice Chair

By | September 20, 2022

The Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees reelected chair Brad Levine and vice chair Barbara Feingold during its recent annual retreat. Additionally, Daniel Cane was elected as second vice chair.

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FAU Seeks Participants for Study on Effects of Harmful Algal Blooms

By | September 20, 2022

Researchers from FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute are seeking participants for a study evaluating potential impacts of exposure to harmful algal blooms.

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FAU Hosts Wallach Holocaust and Jewish Studies Building Event

By | September 16, 2022

Florida Atlantic University ceremoniously broke ground on its future Kurt and Marilyn Wallach Holocaust and Jewish Studies Building today at its Boca Raton campus.

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FAU Resident Physicians Report COVID-19 Impacts

By | September 15, 2022

A Schmidt College of Medicine study assessed resident physicians' perceptions, coping strategies and self-reported levels of depression, anxiety and stress experienced during the early phase of the pandemic.

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FAU to Host Events in Honor of Hispanic/Latina/o/x Heritage Month

By | September 14, 2022

Florida Atlantic University will celebrate Hispanic/Latina/o/x Heritage with a series of events beginning Thursday, Sept. 15 through Saturday, Oct. 15.