College of Science News

Alumna Emma Susi Takes First Place at 2024 WAVE Competition
May 15, 2024
Congratulations to recent Schmidt College of Science alumna Emma Susi, who captured first place at the 2024 Florida Atlantic University WAVE Competition, an undergraduate and graduate applied research and entrepreneurial...
New Alumna Abigail Eccles, ’24, Has Her Sights Set on Space
May 15, 2024
Congratulations to new Schmidt College of Science graduate Abigail Eccles, who crossed the stage on May 3. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in geosciences with a focus in geology. With one milestone behind her, Eccles...
Sea Turtle Grants Program Awards Funding to FAU Researchers
May 14, 2024
Sadly, scientists already know how detrimental ocean plastics are for sea turtles and other marine life. Ingesting plastics can kill sea turtles directly, by perforating the gut or jamming it up so that the animals starve....
Grant Renewed by National Cancer Institute to Study Next Generation of Cancer Immunotherapies
May 13, 2024
With the goal of helping to unlock the future of cancer treatments, Mare Cudic, Ph.D., an associate professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, and director, Honors in Chemistry Program, Florida Atlantic Charles...
Inaugural ECOS Award Winners Announced
May 07, 2024
The Schmidt College of Science is pleased to announce the inaugural winners of the School of Environmental, Coastal, and Ocean Sustainability (ECOS) Research Award, Weibo Liu, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department...
Remote Sensing Technique Captures Details of Hurricane Ian’s Aftermath
April 30, 2024
Using remote sensing technology, Florida Atlantic University researchers have developed a novel technique that provides rapid, high-resolution assessments of detailed damage after a hurricane.
Student Spotlight: Eden Adera, Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship Winner
April 26, 2024
Congratulations to Eden Adera, a junior medical biology major in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, who was named the Florida Atlantic University 2024 Hersker, Shaw, Gosser Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship...
Second Annual Science Fest Showcases Innovative Research, Exhibitions
April 26, 2024
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science recently hosted its second annual Science Fest throughout the Breezeway on the Boca Raton campus. The April 12 event brought over 1,000 elementary and middle school students, Florida...
Celebrate Earth month with the legendary oceanographer Sylvia Earle, Ph.D.!
April 25, 2024
Celebrate Earth month with the legendary oceanographer Sylvia Earle, Ph.D.! Earle will be the keynote speaker at the Wave Makers Ocean Symposium at Manatee Lagoon on Friday, April 26, at 9:00 a.m.
Everglades Stories’ Features FAU's Amber Moore from the Riverwoods Field Lab
April 25, 2024
The Everglades Foundation’s video series, “Everglades Stories from Across the Watershed” documents experiences of people across the Everglades ecosystem including Amber Moore, manager of FAU’s Riverwoods Field Lab.
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