FAU Calendar of Events for the Week of April 8
JUPITER, Fla. (April 8, 2013) – Florida Atlantic University will host the following events:
FAU’s Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College to Host Symposium for Scholarly and Creative Research
The symposium will be held on Friday, April 12 at FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus, 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter. Student presentations will take place from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 2 to 4 p.m. in the Honors College (HC) and Administration (AD) buildings. For more information and to R.S.V.P., contact 561-799-8579 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Florida Atlantic University’s Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College will celebrate the academic achievements of its students with its 11th annual Symposium for Scholarly and Creative Research . Thesymposium showcases honors students and their projects in a one-day event that includes a series of concurrent talks and a poster session. The event also features the Chastain Honors Symposium Lecture Series, with keynote speaker Michael Ruse, Ph.D., from Florida State University at 1 p.m. in the AD Auditorium. Ruse will present “The Evolution-Creation Dispute: A Sibling Rivalry.”
FAU’s Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College to Host ‘Visit Day’
“Visit Day” will be held on Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus, 5353 Parkside Drive, Jupiter. For more information and to R.S.V.P., contact 561-799-8646 or email@example.com .
Florida Atlantic University’s Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College will host a “Visit Day” for prospective students and their families to visit the John D. MacArthur Campus in Jupiter and learn more about the College. The program will include a showcase of services, academic experience sessions with faculty and student-led campus tours. For more information, visit www.honorscollege.edu.
-FAU-About Florida Atlantic University:
Florida Atlantic University, established in 1961, officially opened its doors in 1964 as the fifth public university in Florida. Today, the University, with an annual economic impact of $6.3 billion, serves more than 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students at sites throughout its six-county service region in southeast Florida. FAU’s world-class teaching and research faculty serves students through 10 colleges: the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, the College of Business, the College for Design and Social Inquiry, the College of Education, the College of Engineering and 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. FAU is ranked as a High Research Activity institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The University is placing special focus on the rapid development of three signature themes – marine and coastal issues, biotechnology and contemporary societal challenges – which provide opportunities for faculty and students to build upon FAU’s existing strengths in research and scholarship. For more information, visit www.fau.edu.