FAU Study Reveals Hurricane Preparedness in 67 Florida Counties

A study released today by Florida Atlantic University’s Center for Urban and Environmental Solutions (CUES) found that the vast majority of counties in the Florida Panhandle were less prepared for emergency evacuation compared to the rest of the state.... more

FAU Brain Institute Study Pinpoints Pathway Impacting Autism Features

A team of scientists at Florida Atlantic University has uncovered a brain-signaling pathway that can be pharmacologically manipulated in genetically engineered mice to reverse an autism-related pathway.... more

Study Uncovers 'Sextortion' Prevalence in Teens

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire have filled this gap with a study that explored sextortion prevalence behaviors among a nationally-representative sample of 5,568 middle and high school students in the U.S. between the ages of 12 to 17 years. ... more

 


Study Reveals Hurricane Preparedness in 67 Florida Counties

A study by FAU's Center for Urban and Environmental Solutions shows that the vast majority of counties in the Florida Panhandle were less prepared for emergency evacuation compared to the rest of the state.

How Dolphins and Whales Fight Disease Threats

A groundbreaking study from FAU's Harbor Branch reveals how dolphins, whales and other cetaceans compete for survival in an evolutionary "arms race" with changing pathogenic threats like Red Tide.

Study Uncovers 'Sextortion' Prevalence in Teens

A study on sextortion, the fastest-growing cyberthreat to children, is the first to empirically examine the prevalence of this behavior among adolescents across the United States.

Diplomacy Program Students Attend World Leadership Forum

Five students in the Leon Charney Diplomacy Program at FAU recently traveled to New York City to attend the Foreign Policy Association's World Leadership Forum.

Harriet L.Wilkes Honors College Receives Top National Rating

The Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College (WHC) of Florida Atlantic University recently received a top rating in the fall 2018 edition of Inside Honors.

Osher LLI at FAU Jupiter Presents FAU Theatre Lab

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter will present FAU's Theatre Lab's Playwright's Forum Series, which begins Wednesday, Oct. 17.

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. at FAU

Kennedy is an American environmental attorney, author and activist.

Alexander Hamilton: Blood, Honor and Politics

The lecture will examine what drove U.S. Vice President Aaron Burr to fatally shoot his fellow revolutionary, Alexander Hamilton, on the banks of the Hudson River in 1804.

Hispanics' Consumer Confidence Improves as Optimism Grows

Consumer confidence among Hispanics in the U.S. improved in the third quarter of 2018 as optimism has grown about their financial situation as well as the U.S. economy as a whole, a new FAU Index finds.

Educate Tomorrow at FAU Holds Inaugural Celebration Event

Educate Tomorrow at FAU within University Advising Services recently hosted its inaugural celebration event for students in the program.

FAU Tech Runway to Celebrate 2018 Maverick Reception

FAU Tech Runway® will host its 2018 Maverick Reception on Thursday, Oct. 18 from 6 to 8:45 p.m. at its headquarters, 901 NW 35th St., Boca Raton.

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THIS SUPPLE, SQUISHY ROBO-JELLYFISH CAN EXPLORE OCEAN REEFS

"This week, a team at Florida Atlantic University unveiled a new eight-inch wide robo-jellyfish built to monitor marine life and harsh underwater habitats."... more

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