College of Science News

Jenna Lutes Receives $10,000 Scholarship from The Land Conservancy of New Jersey
July 11, 2024
The funding will support Jenna’s research that focuses on conducting annual breeding wading bird monitoring on Lake Okeechobee and studying wading bird prey in the wetlands that surround the lake.
Alumnus Richard DiMarchi Honored for Pioneering Research in Obesity Drug Discovery
July 11, 2024
Richard DiMarchi, Ph.D., B.S. ’74, was honored with the prestigious 2024 Mani L. Bhaumik Breakthrough of the Year Award by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). The recognition celebrates his groundbreaking...
FAU has received $1.6 million from the Glenn W. Bailey Foundation to extend its Marine SEA Scholars Program. (Photo by Alex Dolce)
July 03, 2024
Florida Atlantic University has received $1.6 million from the Glenn W. Bailey Foundation to extend its Marine SEA (Science, Education, and Arts) Scholars Program within the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science’s Marine...
2024 Golberg Scholarship Winners Announced
June 27, 2024
Congratulations to Charles E. Schmidt College of Science students Sadine Al-Farauki and Seymour Haque who have been named the 2024 recipients of the Golberg Scholarship. The scholarship provides additional support for pre-health...
FAU Sea Turtle Experts Provide ‘Best Practices’ During Nesting Season
June 18, 2024
Three internationally renowned Florida Atlantic University researchers provide “best practices” and answer some of the most frequently asked questions to help protect Florida’s nesting sea turtles and their hatchlings.
FAU Researchers Land $1M in FDOH Grants to Fight Alzheimer's Disease
June 18, 2024
Three Florida Atlantic University researchers at the forefront of Alzheimer’s disease research have each received a $350,000 grant from the Florida Department of Health’s “Ed and Ethel Moore Alzheimer’s Disease Research...
90% of Floridians Believe Climate Change is Happening
June 18, 2024
The latest edition of Florida Atlantic University’s “Florida Climate Resilience Survey,” found that 90% of Floridians believe that climate change is happening. The Florida Climate Resilience Survey also shows belief...
Watch: Day in the Life of First-Generation Student Dodlee Mosilme
June 17, 2024
Follow Dodlee’s day in the life as a first-generation junior at Florida Atlantic, majoring in biology and minoring in psychology. As a first-gen student and a scholar in the Kelly/Strul Emerging Scholars Program, Dodlee’s...
FAU Experts for the 2024 Hurricane Season
June 17, 2024
The 2024 Atlantic hurricane season begins on June 1, and forecasts indicate a highly active season. Several Florida Atlantic University faculty experts from the Schmidt College of Science are available to discuss various...
How Do You Know Where a Fish Goes?
June 14, 2024
A pioneering study by researchers at Florida Atlantic University and the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center addresses these limitations by filling in the gaps in sporadic detection data and tackles the tradeoff between...
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