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Archived Announcements for Feb. 2

Archived Announcements (Feb. 2, 2012)

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NEWS OF SPECIAL NOTE
  • FAU Has $4 Billion Economic Impact on Service Areas
  • New Locations for Offices in the College for Design and Social Inquiry
  • Black History Month Events
  • Cyber Security Tip for February: Email, Phishing and Malware
  • Research Roundtable: Exploring Biomarkers of Healthy Aging Feb. 8

REMINDERS

CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS/APPLICATIONS/PROPOSALS
  • Whitaker Fellow and Scholar Program, Deadline for Summer Feb. 6
  • 2012 FAU Business Plan Competition, Deadline Feb. 19
  • WAC Workshop for Spring 2012, Feb. 22 & 29 Session
  • Call for Nominations for the 2012 President's Leadership Awards, Deadline March 16

EVENTS THIS WEEK
  • Poetry Reading with Christina Davis, Feb. 2
  • Type Truck Comes to Jaffe Center for Book Arts Feb. 2
  • Executive Forum Lecture Series Features Jordan Zimmerman, Founder and Chairman of Zimmerman Advertising, Feb. 2
  • NEW: Film and Discussion: 'My Perestroika' Feb. 2
  • Faculty Club Happy Hour Feb. 2
  • Define and Reach your Target Market Online Feb. 3
  • NEW: 'Our Changing Oceans' Feb. 3
  • FAU Symposium Features Renowned Art Historian Linda Nochlin Feb. 3
  • Fiesta Maya at FAU Jupiter Feb. 5
  • Spring 2012 Raddock Eminent Scholar Chair for Holocaust Studies Lecture Series Continues Feb. 5, Runs through March 25

EVENTS NEXT WEEK
  • Glades Road Project Study Kickoff Meeting Feb. 7
  • NEW: Research Roundtable: Exploring Biomarkers of Healthy Aging Feb. 8
  • Ocean Science Lecture: Seagrass Monitoring in the Indian River Lagoon Feb. 8
  • NEW: Indian River Lagoon Symposium Feb. 9
  • NEW: Lecture: The International Context of Mass Political Unrest Feb. 9
  • NEW: Opening Reception for the Annual Juried Student Exhibition Feb. 9
  • Executive Forum Lecture Series Features Raul Pupo, Author of America's Service Meltdown: Restoring Service Excellence in the Age of the Customer, Feb. 9
  • NEW: Lecture: Human Rights, International Relations and Europe Feb. 10
  • NEW: Repertory Dance Theatre Ensemble Feb. 10-12
  • NEW: Lecture: 'Seasons of Discontent: Arab Spring, Israeli Summer, Palestinian Autumn and Winter?' Feb. 12

SAVE THE DATE
  • NEW: 'Designing Assignments and Classroom Discussions to Foster Critical Thinking' Feb. 13
  • 'Active Aging' Feb. 13
  • The Winds of Romance: A Valentine's Concert Feb. 14
  • The Music of the Right Coast: Florida's Instrumental Surf Rock Feb. 15
  • Madeleine Albright 'Economy and Security in the 21st Century' Feb. 15
  • Ocean Science Lecture: Undersea Gliding in the Gulf Feb. 15
  • Illuminating Brain Circuits Feb. 15
  • Brown Bag: 'Hybridizing Courses at FAU: Benefits and Challenges' Feb. 16
  • Teaching with Technology Showcase Feb. 17
  • Curriculum, Culture and Educational Inquiry Brown Bag Series Starts Feb. 17
  • Play: Wonder of the World Feb. 17-26
  • Executive Education MBA Info. Sessions Feb. 18 or 23
  • NEW: Lecture: Health & Education Issues in Haiti and the local Haitian Community: Research and Service Opportunities Feb. 23
  • Second Annual 'emb(race)' Feb. 26
  • Israel: New Insights and Scholarship Symposium Feb. 27
  • NEW: Lecture: The Obama Administration and the Arab Spring Feb. 29
  • South Florida Youth Summit March 22-24
  • Employee Service Awards April 18
  • Living Room Theaters Films

CLASSES/GROUPS/OPPORTUNITIES
  • New Year, New You -- with the Recreation & Fitness Center
  • Financial and Estate Planning in Retirement Program Offered
  • Community Writing Workshops, Register by Feb. 7
  • 2012 Entrepreneur in Residence Program
  • Yoga Classes Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Return-to-Work Program
  • OIT Training Schedule for February
  • Departments with a Need for Student Volunteers

SPREAD THE WORD TO STUDENTS ABOUT...
  • Screening of 'American Teacher' Feb. 22
  • FAU Chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society Now Open to Membership
  • Spring 2012 Therapy Groups for Students Now Forming
  • Spring Leadership Reading Circles: Join NOW!

EXHIBITIONS
  • 'Figured Spaces: Selections from the John Morrissey Collection' Through Feb.11
  • Study Abroad Photo Exhibit through Feb. 29
  • 'Flightscapes' Ceramics and Photo Exhibition at FAU Jupiter through March 9

RESEARCH STUDIES/SERVICES
  • Alzheimer's Disease Research Study
  • Depression Medication and Sexual Dysfunction Study
  • 24- to 30-Month-Old Children Sought for Language Study
  • Communication Disorders Clinic Offers Diagnostic and
    Therapy Services -- including Accent Reduction Therapy
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