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Older Adults Need More Than Knowledge and Clichés to Stay Active

By | August 31, 2021

Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing researchers explored trends in physical activity in ethnically diverse older adults to see what drives them to start or sustain physical activity and what stops them.

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FAU Kicks Off Fall 2021 Virtual 'Research in Action' Series

By | August 31, 2021

FAU's Division of Research "Research in Action" talk series on Zoom is free and open to the public. Each week, participants can listen to experts in their fields as they present their latest research.

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'Stop Prescribing Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19'

By | August 30, 2021

Schmidt College of Medicine researchers reviewed the recent major randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trials for hydroxychloroquine, finding a lack of significant benefit and some suggestion of harm.

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Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® to Celebrate 2021 Awards

By | August 30, 2021

The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® recently named the recipients of its 2021 Research Park Distinguished Awards.

Michael and Michelle Hagerty

Hagerty Family Gives $2.5 Million Gift to FAU Football

By | August 27, 2021

FAU Athletics received a $2.5 million gift from Michelle and Michael Hagerty to name the FAU head football coaching position in perpetuity.


State-of-the-Art Microscope Blazes New Trail in Brain Imaging at the FAU Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute

By | August 26, 2021

Scientists at FAU's Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute are among the first in the state of Florida to capture 3D images of clusters of identified brain cells in the intact brain using a new, fully automated, microscope capable of imaging preparations with a razor-thin sheet of laser light.

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Do Passengers Want Self-driving Cars to Behave More or Less Like Them?

By | August 25, 2021

Researchers from the College of Engineering and Computer Science explored trust and distrust of artificial intelligence, automated technologies and self-driving cars in a study involving 352 participants.

Psychology, Stress, Coping, Higher Education, Undergraduate Education, College, College Students, Males, Females

Coping in College? Female Students Much More Stressed Than Males

By | August 23, 2021

FAU researchers measured both the psychological perception of stress and evaluated how undergraduate males and females cope with stress. The differences are vast.

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FAU Welcomes Students for Fall 2021 Semester

By | August 19, 2021

FAU has officially welcomed the incoming freshman class for the fall 2021 semester and opened two new dormitory buildings.

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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at FAU Awards $6,000 in Scholarships

By | August 19, 2021

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter awarded six scholarships to undergraduate students at the FAU John D. MacArthur Campus in Jupiter.