FAU Student News

Monday, March 18, 2019
Vol. 6 | Issue 30

FAU Student News

Your weekly source for important dates, events, and announcements.

Festival of Nations

Do you want to be part of Festival of Nations?

Sign up to reserve a table or volunteer for this year's festival! To sign up visit: http://www.fau.edu/international/festivalofnations/

For more information or questions, email us at global@fau.edu.

FAU Career Center hosts the Career in Education Career Fair

Meet with 30+ employers hiring for opportunities within Education. Located on the Boca Raton Campus Recreation & Fitness Center on Tuesday, April 2, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Register in Handshake- https://fau.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/7386/.

Broward County Board of County Commissioners Career Fair

FAU students and alumni are invited to attend the Broward County Board of County Commissioners Career on Thursday, April 4, 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. This event will feature 15- 20 agencies within the Broward County Board of County Commissioners who are hiring across all majors. Located on the Boca Raton campus, Nations MPR. Register in Handshake- https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/9295/.

Entrepreneur Boot Camp

Register for the Entrepreneur Boot Camp! Work alongside faculty and community mentors to develop a business plan. Entrepreneur Boot Camp is made up of eight sessions and includes access to mentor consultation via the Entrepreneur In Residence program. All participants will receive a Florida Atlantic University Certificate upon satisfactory completion of all sessions as well as assignments, individual study assignments, learning assignments and class discussions.

This event will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. Click here to learn more.

Roadmap to Success

Hone your skills guided by this interactive conference with keynote speakers, breakout sessions and an etiquette lunch.

March 23, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Davie Student Union
Heritage Hall/SD-105

The Way She Made a Difference

Make a difference in your life by participating in the day's activity of creating a card, letter or poem that centers around acknowledging the importance of women who have impacted your life! This event will be held on the Fort Lauderdale Campus, Room 713 on Tuesday, March 19 from 11:30am to 12:30pm. Refreshments will be provided.

Student Union Engagement Series: The Women Code

Attend a panel discussion to identify and discuss the habits of an extraordinary woman. Topics include how to cultivate a successful life financially, mentally, physically and how to be a Girl Boss of your future. This event will be held in the Davie Student Union, SD 105 on Tuesday, March 26 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The Diary of a Superwoman

In recognition of Women's History Month, craft a gift for the extraordinary women in your life while reflecting on the women who serve as role models to you and the reasons to celebrate them! This event will be held in the Davie Student Union, Oasis Lounge from 4 - 6:00 p.m. on March 28.

Roadmap to Success

Hone your skills guided by this interactive conference with keynote speakers, breakout sessions and an etiquette lunch. This event will be held in the Davie Student Union, SD 105 on Saturday, March 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Northern Campus Achievement Awards-Call for Nominations

Nominate an excellent student, faculty, or staff member! Go to Jupiter Campus Life page and click on the nomination banner. Awards will be given for: Rising Star Volunteer of the Year Unsung Hero Student Employee of the Year Staff of the Year Owl of the Year Deadline to submit: Friday, March 15. Join for the Northern Campus Achievement Awards will be held Tuesday, April 9. Reception at 4 p.m. in the Burrow, Awards Ceremony 5 p.m. in rm. 149 all in Student REsources and Classroom building, MacArthur campus.

FAU Career Center New Partnership

FAU Career Center has partnered with InterviewStream to help FAU students with their interviewing skills, want to do a virtual mock interview?

Find out more bt visiting the Career Center mock interview page.

Strong Start Workshop: Study Skills

Peer Academic Coaches from the Office of Academic Success Initiatives will discuss Learning Styles, FAU academic resources, different types of note-taking, and how to choose the best study habits for you. The workshop will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 20 from noon to 1 p.m. in Heritage Park Towers, rm 114 on the Boca Raton campus.

Future Workshops:
Mid-Semester Check-in on Wednesday, March 13.
Test-Taking Skills on Wednesday, March 20.

FAU Career Fair at the Davie Campus

Meet with 20+ employers hiring for internships and job positions at the Davie campus on March 21 at 4 - 7 p.m.Register in Handshake.

Take the Lead Series – Davie campus

Participate in stimulating open dialogue on ways to grow as an individual while learning about certain aspects of leadership that can be applied to your daily life, on and off campus.This event will be held in the Davie Student Union, Oasis Lounge from 12:00 to 1:30pm on March 21st. Refreshments will be provided.

Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Davie West Lobby

Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Student Union Oasis Lounge

I Ask: Pillow Case Display

During the week of April 1 - 5, FAU will be recognizing "It's On Us" week in our annual series of campaigns and events against sexual violence. Please join us as we promote this year's call to action "I Ask" through a giant pillow case display. Departments and student organization are invited to a pillow case to endorse the theme.

Pillow cases must be standard size (20x30 inches), oriented horizontally in a "flag" direction, and include the following messages: I ask, 2019, your department's name. Completed pillow cases can be dropped off at the Women & Gender Resource Center (SS-224A) or Victim Services (Library, 156). Deadline for drop off is Friday, March 22

Need a pillow case? Pick up one at the Owls Care Health Promotion office (SS-222) or email Sarah Deatherage-Rauzin to arrange a delivery.