Student News

2018

 

News for January 22nd


 


Graduating in May?

Your application for degree is due January 26th  to David Flanigan. It must be  submitted with your signed and completed degree audit in order to be accepted.
 
Dr. Sarah Malanowski will be giving her talk titled "Is Episodic Memory Uniquely Human?" on January 29th at 12:30 PM in SR 268! 
 

Undergraduate Researcher of the Year Award

The deadline for nominations for the Undergraduate Researcher of the Year Award is February 1st. Self-nominations are encouraged. To apply for the award  click the link below, scroll down to "Application Guidelines" and click "Online Nomination Form." 

 

http://www.fau.edu/ouri/UGresearcher_award.php

 
New Internship Opportunities!!!

1. DC Internships
Public Policy and Economics program is now accepting applications for the February 7, 2018 Priority Deadline. We are very happy to announce that through our Leadership Scholars Program, we have at least 25 full scholarships to aid students in attending our summer 2018 programs in Washington, DC. Details may be found by clicking here.

The Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems (ICPES) is an eight week summer academic internship program sponsored by The Fund for American Studies in partnership with George Mason University. The program offers undergraduate students a first-hand look at the U.S. political system through:

• An internship placement in public policy or economics
• Courses for credit in economics and government
• Exclusive lectures, briefings and professional development seminars
• Housing in the heart of Washington, DC

Our goal is to help students close the gap between theory and practice and develop skills to manage today’s most pressing policy challenges. As you know, today’s students are tomorrow’s leaders. Building on what you have taught them in the classroom, we are committed to providing an educational experience that will prepare your students for successful careers in public policy.

Please share the announcement below with any student whose aspiration is to be among the next generation of professionals to shape tomorrow’s political or public policy landscape.

Students should apply by February 7 for priority admissions and scholarship consideration.

Please visit www.DCinternships.org/ICPES for detailed information on the program. Please contact me at 202.986.0384 or mstankus@tfas.org with any questions. Thank you for your time and consideration.

2. Comparative Medicine

Comparative Medicine provides the appropriate resources for achieving high-quality research outcomes to all engaged in animal research at FAU through humane and ethical animal care and use. This position (Laboratory Animal Technician) entails animal husbandry, janitorial duties, and researcher support.

  • Any student welcome with at least one year left of school
  • Expected to work 10-20 hours a week
  • Expected start and end date is open
  • Must have transportation and a valid driver's license to drive the department's van and golf cart.
  • Paid position, $10/hour
  • Interview expected before taking the job.

Should you need additional information, please email Carrie List.

 
HC INFORMATION & APPROACHING DEADLINES

Applications for degree are due January 26th to David Flanigan.

 
Upcoming Events
Tuesday, January 23rd
Cause an Effect
5 - 9 PM, Chipotle (on Indiantown)

Cause an effect! Stop by the Jupiter Chipotle on Tuesday, Jan. 23rd from 5-9pm and treat yo' self to dinner! (Online orders do not count)
Just tell the cashier you are there to support the Jupiter SAVI OwlThon team and we will receive 50% of the profit. 

Jupiter SAVI is participating in OwlThon, held on April 7th, 2018. OwlThon is a 13.1 dance marathon that benefits the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. We are team Camden! #ForTheKids

If you would like more information on how to join the Jupiter SAVI OwlThon team, please contact sgmacsavidirector@fau.edu
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Thursday, January 25th
Program Board Comedy Show
7 PM, AD 119

Come out to AD 119 to see Morgan Jay for his fun filled comedy show!
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Saturday, January 27th
WeLead
8:30 AM - 3 PM, Boca Campus

 
Jobs and Internships!
You can see our up to date list of internships on the Honors College website here!

Study Abroad Office Hours
Madison McShane is our Study Abroad Advisor who visits the Jupiter Campus to advise students on the many opportunities available. To schedule an appointment phone 561-297-1080 or e-mail mmcshane@fau.edu.  

FAU Career Center
Katie Silva is the FAU Career Center representative on the Jupiter campus. Her office is located in SR Room 108.

Same-Day Career Advising (no appt. needed; 30 min. sessions)
  • Wednesday: 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. (in person, SR 108F)
 
Appointments (50 min. sessions)
  • Monday: 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. (phone or Skype only)
  • Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. (phone or Skype only)
  • Wednesdays: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (in person, SR 108F)
  • Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. (phone or Skype only)
  • Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. (phone or Skype only)


Last Modified 1/23/18