FAU Student News

Monday, July  19, 2021
Vol. 10  |  Issue 27

FAU Student News

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

Here for You


While you’re taking classes online, we want you to know that we are here for you. There are a number of events, programs and services online so we can stay connected, because you’re online and so are we. To view the list of events, visit the FAU Here For You webpage.

IYC Student Ambassador Opportunity

Be an Ambassador! The Center for Urban and Environmental Solutions at Florida Atlantic University is hiring students for a 6-week, in-person paid position. Improve Your Commute (IYC) Student Ambassadors will be responsible for recruiting students across four campuses (FAU & PBSC Boca Raton, BC & FAU Davie, BC & FAU Fort Lauderdale, & PBSC Lake Worth) to sign up for the #ImproveYourCommute study. Learn more and apply by July 26 at the following link: http://science.fau.edu/departments/urban-regional-planning/docs/job-announcement-iyc-ambassadors.pdf.

MBA Sport Summer Guest Lecture Series Presents: Coach Joanne P. Mccallie

FAU Executive Education invites you to a special MBASport Summer Lecture Series featuring elite-level NCAA basketball coach for University of Maine, Michigan State, and Duke University, author, and advocate for mental health and melanoma, Coach Joanne P. McCallie!

Coach P. will be joining us live virtually as she will touch on her captivating memoir, Secret Warrior A Coach & Fighter, On and Off the Court, showcasing her tremendous career experiences as well as her personal mental health journey within the sports world.

This event takes place on JULY 22, 2021 at 7 PM. You may also access registration here. Questions? Email: msavain@fau.edu

Senior Class Gift 2021

CALLING ALL SENIORS! INVEST IN THE FUTURE OF FAU In giving back to your soon-to-be alma mater, you have the opportunity to create a culture of philanthropy amongst the student body. This tradition is a way of showing your thanks to FAU, demonstrating a sense of community and connection, and leaving a lasting impact that reflects the spirit of the class of 2021.

Learn more at the Senior Class Gift Summer 2021 website

Alumni Association Endowed Scholarship

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of many factors. Applicants must be a full-time student. Include a letter of recommendation and a personal statement that answers: Why is being an active alumnus after graduation important to FAU and to you?

To learn more or to apply visit the FAU Scholarship webpage.

Palm Beach County Healthcare District Mobile Vaccine Unit at FAU Boca Raton Campus

A mobile vaccine unit from the Healthcare District of Palm Beach County will visit FAU’s Boca Raton campus on Friday, June 25, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccines will be available. Appointments are not required.

On June 25, the mobile vaccine unit will be located in Parking Lot 23 on the south side of the Culture and Society Building (CU-97). For individuals choosing the Pfizer vaccine, return date for the second dose is Friday, July 16, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., in lot 23. (Boca Raton campus map).

Questions should be directed to the state of Florida’s COVID-19 Call Center (1-866-779-6121) or via email to COVID-19@flhealth.gov. Additional vaccine information is available at floridahealthcovid19.gov.

Click here for more information.

FAU Alumni Office is Hiring!

The Alumni office is looking for a Student Engagement Supervisor (Graduate Student) who will manage the day-to-day operation and planning of the guided fundraising program, playing a critical role in building relationships and keeping lines of communication open with alumni, parents, and friends of the University. Click here for more information.