NEWS ARCHIVE


Study Shows Homes in Gated Communities Command Higher Prices

By | June 30, 2016

Homes in gated communities command significantly higher prices, but these neighborhoods' additional amenities can also reduce sale prices because they bring maintenance costs that outweigh their benefits.

FAU and UF Study Impact of Agriculture and Food Industries

By | June 7, 2016

The study analyzed the role and importance of agriculture, natural resources, and food industries in Palm Beach County.

Sport Management MBA Ranks Among Top Three Programs in World

By | June 7, 2016

Florida Atlantic University's College of Business MBA in Sport Management program is among the best in the world and first in Florida, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness International.

U.S. Housing Market Moving Deeper into Buy Territory

By | June 6, 2016

The latest national index produced by FAU and FIU faculty indicates the United States housing market is moving deeper into buy territory, suggesting residential housing markets around the country are sound.

FAU Instructor on Mission to Bring Hope to Ugandan Village

By | June 3, 2016

When Elizabeth Gillespie first traveled to Uganda in the summer of 2013, she witnessed things that would trouble most people. Still, she goes back. "You physically leave, but a part of you never really does."

Poll Finds Hispanics Favor Clinton Over Trump by 23 Percent

By | June 2, 2016

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 23 percent among Hispanics, who see her as better prepared for improving the economy and keeping them safe from terrorism, according to a new national survey by FAU.

Summer May be the Hottest Season to Buy and Sell a Home

By | May 31, 2016

While spring is traditionally the busiest time for real estate sales, this summer could prove to be the hottest time for buying or selling a home, according to a real estate economist at FAU.

FAU Honors Brent Burns as 2016 Hall of Fame Inductee

By | May 4, 2016

Alumni from eight of FAU's colleges were honored for their career accomplishments, and Brent Burns, B.B.A. '81, was introduced as the 2016 inductee into the FAUAA Hall of Fame.

State Farm Grant to Provide Financial Literacy Education

By | April 28, 2016

FAU's Center for Economic Education within the College of Business has received $5,000 from State Farm to supply financial literacy educational materials and workshops for local area educators.

Words To Assure Protection for Whistleblowers Can Evoke Fear

By | April 26, 2016

New study finds that vivid language intended to assure potential whistleblowers they will be protected from retaliation is instead likely to evoke fear and make them less likely to report misconduct.