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Fort Lauderdale Campus Going Green

FAU is utilizing the power of partnerships to go green, becoming the first university in South Florida to use photovoltaic technology with the installation of a solar roof atop the HEC building in Fort Lauderdale. MORE >
Center for Ocean Energy Technology (COET) News

FAU s Center for Ocean Energy Technology (COET) deployed four acoustic doppler current profilers (ADCP) at moorings in the Atlantic Ocean off the east coast of Florida. The devices are located from 4.9 miles to 22.3 miles off Dania Beach at depths ranging from 725 feet to 2,116 feet. MORE >
Ground-Breaking of a New Joint-Use Facility

Representatives from FAU, the University of Florida and community leaders gathered to commemorate the ground-breaking of the new joint-use facility on the Davie campus. MORE >



Forming Corporate Partnerships for a
Holistic Approach to Learning


When FAU partners with local companies, students enjoy a taste of the real world along with their academic training.    Thanks to a team of FAU alumni at City Furniture, the company is becoming a pioneer in developing programs with the university that help students gain hands-on experience and exposure before they receive their degrees. MORE >




Meeting a Critical Community Need:
FAU's Urban Academy


Helping to fulfill a critical employment need in the community is one of the greatest roles a university can play. That’s why FAU is at the forefront of helping to deliver well-trained teachers to low performing urban schools, where the turnover rate has grown over the years at a dizzying pace. MORE >

Tackling the Housing Issue One Student at a Time


Affordable housing for everyone from low income to middle class has been a headliner topic for a few years, especially as skyrocketing property taxes and insurance rates are driving critical employees to other communities and out of state. MORE >

Inspiring Future Architects to Make a Difference

Claudia Galvis was not able to speak a word of English when she arrived in South Florida from Colombia at age 16.   Coached, educated and encouraged by Hispanic Unity of Florida, Inc, the well-known Broward County agency serving immigrants, Claudia went on to pursue her degree in architecture from FAU.  MORE >

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