College of Science News

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October 23, 2023
Floridians are more convinced that climate change is happening than Americans as a whole and strongly support steps to address its impact, according to a new Florida Atlantic University survey. Read more.
Schmidt College of Science Strategic Faculty Hiring Initiative
October 21, 2023
We are hiring in three strategic areas: Environment, Health, and Computational and Data Science.
FAU Honors 2023 Talon Leadership Award Recipients (Kaylia Cooper)
October 20, 2023
Florida Atlantic University hosted its annual Talon Leadership Awards ceremony as part of Homecoming 2023, honoring outstanding faculty, student, alumni and community leadership. The Student Talon Award was awarded to Kaylia...
FAU Set to Deliver Two Presentations at Transforming STEM Higher Education Conference
October 19, 2023
The American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) Office of Undergraduate STEM Education has accepted two proposals from Florida Atlantic University to participate in the organization’s 2023 Transforming STEM...
Undergraduate Psychology Degree Program Ranked in ‘U.S. News’ for First Time
October 19, 2023
The Schmidt College of Science’s undergraduate psychology program placed No. 234 in the 2024 U.S. News & World Report rankings of top undergraduate programs in the country. This marks the first time in the program’s history...
Shailaja Allani, Ph.D.
October 16, 2023
Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Science recently appointed Shailaja Allani, Ph.D., an associate scientist in its Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, as the director of the Center for Molecular...
Apply for Fall 2023 Schmidt College of Science Scholarships
October 15, 2023
Financial aid-based and merit-based scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. Deadline to apply: November 10, 2023. Learn more and apply.
Smashed Pumpkins
October 05, 2023
Enjoy a smashing good time at the Schmidt College of Science’s annual Pumpkin Drop and Physical Carnival! On Friday, Oct. 27, at 10:00 a.m., faculty members from the Department of Physics will drop pumpkins off the roof...
Professor Yildrim
September 29, 2023
Ilyas Yildirim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Schmidt College of Science, co-authored a recently featured “breakthrough article” in the prestigious Nucleic Acids Research journal....
September 28, 2023
Thursday, Oct. 26 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.: Students, meet with advisors, academic departments in the college, student organizations, faculty, the Pre-Health Professions team, and more. Read more.
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