College of Science News

Camera Traps Uncover Mysterious Lesula Monkey’s ‘Business’
December 14, 2023
“There is growing recognition of the importance of incorporating life history and behavioral data of threatened species into wildlife management practices,” said Kate M. Detwiler, Ph.D., senior author and an associate...
Palm Health Foundation Computational Brain Health Graduate Fellows
December 12, 2023
Florida Atlantic University’s Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute has announced the second round of awardees of the "Computational Brain Science and Health Graduate Fellowships." A generous gift of $1 million from the Palm...
Daphney McCoy
November 28, 2023
Senior Daphney McCoy is taking the scientific world by storm. During her undergraduate studies as a Biology major in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, she has built a foundation of academic and personal accomplishments,...
Schmidt College of Science Hosts Annual Science Sophomore Social
November 27, 2023
More than 200 Charles E. Schmidt College of Science students attended the Science Sophomore Social on Oct. 26 at the Sanson Life Sciences Patio on the Boca Raton campus. This year marked a historical first for the program....
Congratulations, Kaylia Cooper, 2023 FAU Student Talon Leadership Award Winner
November 16, 2023
This year’s Student Talon Leadership Award was presented to Kaylia Cooper, an undergraduate researcher in the Honors in Biological Sciences program within the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. Cooper is the founding...
CBS12: 'Identify, Understand and Rectify our Environmental Challenges': New FAU School Focusing on Environmental Sustainability
November 13, 2023
FAU has created a brand new school focusing solely on those concerns; the ‘ECOS’ school is dedicated solely to Environmental, Coastal, and Ocean Sustainability (ECOS). Watch now.
Department of Exercise Science Launches New Graduate and Professional Pathway Agreement with FIU
November 07, 2023
The Schmidt College of Science’s Department of Exercise and Health Promotion is pleased to announce the launch of a new graduate and professional pathway agreement between Florida Atlantic and Florida International University....
FAU Well Program Participants
October 25, 2023
Now in its 35th year, the FAU-Well program provides no-cost fitness assessments, supervised exercise sessions, strength training, group conditioning, blood pressure monitoring, and pulse rate checks. The bi-weekly sessions...
FAU’s Astronomical Observatory Hosted ‘Ring of Fire’ Partial Solar Eclipse Event
October 25, 2023
Florida Atlantic University’s Astronomical Observatory hosted a “Sidewalk Astronomy” event to view this fall’s solar eclipse, known as the “ring of fire” on Oct. 14. In order for guests to safely view the sun...
ECOS Hero Image
October 25, 2023
FAU has launched its new School of Environmental, Coastal, and Ocean Sustainability (ECOS). A partnership between the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science and FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, the school is comprised...
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