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FAU First Lady Carolyn Kelly Honored with Service Award

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 12:00am
Florida Atlantic University's Board of Trustees has awarded FAU First Lady Carolyn Kelly with this year's BOT Service Award.

Research Park at FAU Releases 2018 Report

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 12:00am
The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University® today released its annual report to the community.

FAU Tech Runway® Reveals its Largest Class

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 12:00am
FAU Tech Runway® held its 2018 Launch Competition and Demo Day, revealing its sixth and largest class. The top seven winners each received a $15,000 check, totaling $105,000 in cash investments.

FAU Poll Finds Florida U.S. Senate Race Remains Close

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 12:00am
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has opened a four-point lead on U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, 44 to 40 percent, with 16 percent undecided, according to a statewide survey by FAU's Business and Economics Polling Initiative.

FAU Honors 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee & Distinguished Alumni

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 5:00am
The FAUAA hosted its annual Hall of Fame and Distinguished Alumni ceremony and reception.

FAU and Max Planck Team Up on First Joint Position

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 12:00am
As of May 1, Ken Dawson-Scully, Ph.D., will be newly appointed to the role of associate vice president for strategic initiatives and head of institutional partnerships for FAU and Max Planck.

FAU School of Architecture Wins National AIA Honor Award

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 12:00am
The FAU School of Architecture's design research project, "Salty Urbanism: A Sea Level Rise Adaptation Design Framework for South Florida," recently won a 2018 AIA Honor Award for Regional and Urban Design.

FAU Tech Runway and ARI Release Report on Angel Investing

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:00am
The Angel Resource Institute and FAU's Tech Runway have released the 2017 HALO Report analyzing investment activities of angel investors in the U.S.

Daniel and Debra Cane Donate $1 Million to ADHUS & FAU High

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 1:00am
A.D. Henderson University School and Florida Atlantic University High School announced a $1 million gift today from Daniel Cane, CEO and co-founder of Modernizing Medicine, and his wife, Debra Cane. The gift will establish The Cane Institute for Advanced Technologies at Henderson/FAU High, which will serve as the school’s epicenter for research, education and technology transfer.

FAU Joins the Higher Education Anchor Mission Initiative

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:00am
Florida Atlantic University has been selected as an inaugural member of the Higher Education Anchor Mission Initiative.

Hispanics in U.S. Optimistic about their Personal Finances

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 12:00am
Hispanics in the U.S. are more optimistic about their financial situation and their economic conditions have generally improved in the first three months of 2018, according to a national index conducted by FAU.

FAU Celebrates 2018 President's Gala

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 12:00am
Florida Atlantic University recently celebrated its eighth annual gala in the Martin F. and Jane Greenberg Foundation Tower of FAU Stadium at its Boca Raton campus.

Accreditation Assessment Invites Public to Comment

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 12:00am
A team of Assessors from the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) will examine all aspects of the Florida Atlantic University Police Department.

Public Ethics Academy Honored By Palm Beach County

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:00am
The Public Ethics Academy at FAU has been honored by the Palm Beach County Commission with a proclamation naming April "Ethics Awareness Month."

Research Park at FAU Re-Elects Officers

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:00am
The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University recently re-elected its 2018 officers.

Brian White Named Vice President and Director of Athletics

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 5:00am
Florida Atlantic University’s rapid rise to an elite national athletic program will continue under the leadership of Brian White, who was hired today as FAU’s vice president and director of athletics.

New FAU Poll Finds Floridians Support Stricter Gun Laws

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 12:00am
A vast majority of Floridians support stricter gun laws, including a ban on assault-style rifles, universal background checks and raising the minimum age for gun purchasers, according to a statewide survey.

FAU to Celebrate 2018 President's Gala

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 12:00am
Florida Atlantic University is set to celebrate its eighth annual gala on Saturday, April 7 at 7 p.m. in the Martin F. and Jane Greenberg Foundation Tower of FAU Stadium.

FAU's Board of Trustees Elect New Vice Chair

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 12:00am
The Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees met recently to make several decisions related to the University's operations, including electing its new vice chair, Abdol Moabery.

FAU Tech Runway Reveals Third Annual Economic Impact Report

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 5:00am
Florida Atlantic University's Tech Runway® has released the results of its third annual economic impact report.