FAU Calendar of Events for Week of September 6, 2010
BOCA RATON, FL (September 7, 2010) – Florida Atlantic University will host the following events:
FAU Libraries Host Inter-Florida Fluxus Tour at the Jaffe Center
The free event will take place on Tuesday, September 14, at 12:31 p.m. at the Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts at FAU Libraries, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus .
FAU Jupiter Hosts “Coffee with the Professor” for Eighth Year
The free series begins on Friday, September 17, at 8 a.m. at FAU’s Dining Hall Annex , 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter .
The “Coffee with the Professor” series provides members of the community an opportunity to visit campus and attend a lecture without having to register for a class. Each session of the series is comprised of a 20-minute talk by an FAU faculty member, followed by questions and answers, and discussion. Coffee and a continental breakfast are served. The speaker for September 17 is Dr. Herbert Weissbach, distinguished research professor and director of the Center for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology at FAU’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, who will be speaking on the topic “Some Thoughts on Aging.” Since seating is limited, reservations are required. Contact Katherine Yates at 561-799-8105 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
FAU Libraries Host Letterpress Appreciation Day Open House at the Jaffe Center
The free event will take place on Saturday, September 18, from noon to 5:30 p.m. at the Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Artsat FAU Libraries, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus.
FAU’s School of Accounting Hosts “The Celebration Golf Tournament”
The event will take place Monday, September 20 , at Boca Lago Country Club,
Boca Raton .
FAU’s Department of Music Presents a Concert with Cellist Robert De Maine and Pianist Heather Coltman
The free event will take place on Saturday, September 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton campus , 777 Glades Road.
These world renowned musicians will present a program including sonatas by J.S. Bach, Frank Bridge, Frederick Delium and Felix Mendelssohn. For more information, call 561-297-3820.
About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University serves more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students on seven campuses and sites. Building on its rich tradition as a teaching university, with a world-class faculty, FAU hosts 10 colleges: the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters, the College of Business, the College for Design and Social Inquiry, the College of Education, the College of Engineering & Computer Science, the Graduate College, the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College, the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science. For more information, visit www.fau.edu .