Student News



News for April 16th



The Medallion Ceremony will take place on May 4th at 10 AM in the LLI. We will need volunteers to help pass out name cards, set up the stage, and lead our graduating seniors throughout the auditorium. If you are interested, please send an email to Hannah Paperno at your earliest convenience.

Thank you!
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Statewide Job Fair

We will have a bus transporting students and alumni to the event (outlined on the flyer) as follows:
  • Davie Campus – pick up at 5:45 a.m.
  • Boca Campus – pick up at 6:45 a.m.
  • Jupiter Campus – pick up at 7:45 a.m.

Dear FAU Students:
We are currently running a study for our senior thesis on mindfulness. We are currently searching for participants who are willing to participate to help us learn more about mindfulness. The study takes about 30 minutes to complete. Please sign up on this study
if you are interested in participating!…

Thank you!!

Alex Rosas-Merritt

Upcoming Events
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Tuesday, April 17th
Spirituality Day
12:30 - 5:30 PM, Burrow

Enjoy adult coloring and snacks from 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., mindful meditation from 2 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., aromatherapy with OwlsCare from 3 p.m. – 4 p.m., and yoga with Campus Rec from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 18th

Thursday, April 19th
Lavender Graduation
6 PM, Davie Student Union

The Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs cordially invites you, your staff, and interested students to this year’s Lavender Graduation. This special event recognizes and celebrates graduating students that identify with the LGBTQ+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender, Queer, +) community and allies at FAU. The ceremony will take place at the Davie Campus. 

We would like faculty and staff to please consider participating in the celebration, by wearing your university regalia and being included in the procession.   We welcome you to attend the event even if you choose not to participate in the processional. The event details are as follows:

April 19, 2018

Davie Student Union, SD105

·         5:15 p.m.: Faculty/Staff arrive to event

·         6:00 - 7:00 p.m.: Graduation Ceremony

·         7:15 - 8:00 p.m.: Reception

We also encourage you to share the details of this event with your graduating students who identify as or serve as allies to the LGBTQ+ community.  Students interested in participating can sign up here: and staff can RSVP by contacting Gary Santos-Mendoza, .  We look forward to seeing you at the event and sincerely appreciate your support and contributions to the FAU LGBTQ+ and allied community.

Ever wondered about the significance of Lavender Graduation, why we use the color lavender, or if other institutions have such celebrations?  Read about it here.

Friday, April 20th
Faculty vs. Student Softball Game
12 PM, Roger Dean Stadium

It is that time of the year again, come out to Roger Dean Stadium to watch your students take on the faculty, as the faculty go for the 3-Peat! 

Food will be provided at the Upstairs clubhouse area at Roger Dean BEFORE the game starting at 12-12:30. 

Grab some good seats with some friends and kick back for a day at the ballpark !

Monday, April 23rd
Mocktails & Masterpieces
6 - 8 PM, Burrow Patio
Learn how to paint a masterpiece, while sipping on delicious mocktails.

Tuesday, April 24th
Snack n' Study Zone
1 - 3 PM, Burrow
Grab a snack and come study for finals in the Burrow!

Wednesday, April 25th
Pajama Jam
6 - 9 PM, Burrow
Come join us for ping-pong doubles, video games, board games, food, and fun!

Thursday, April 26th
Morning Pick-Up
8 - 10 AM, SR Atrium
Stop by the SR Atrium on the way to your first final and pick up a cup of coffee or tea!
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  

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 4/17/18