FAU Study Reveals Hurricane Preparedness in 67 Florida Counties

A study released today by Florida Atlantic University’s Center for Urban and Environmental Solutions (CUES) found that the vast majority of counties in the Florida Panhandle were less prepared for emergency evacuation compared to the rest of the state.... more

FAU Now Serves as Home to ‘C-P.A.W.W.’

Florida Atlantic University’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing is now home to C-P.A.W.W., which is expanding the college’s efforts to investigate protective factors for suicide in the military population and improve the understanding of palliative effects of animal-assisted interventions. ... more

Study Uncovers 'Sextortion' Prevalence in Teens

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire have filled this gap with a study that explored sextortion prevalence behaviors among a nationally-representative sample of 5,568 middle and high school students in the U.S. between the ages of 12 to 17 years. ... more

 


Study Reveals Hurricane Preparedness in 67 Florida Counties

A study by FAU's Center for Urban and Environmental Solutions shows that the vast majority of counties in the Florida Panhandle were less prepared for emergency evacuation compared to the rest of the state.

How Dolphins and Whales Fight Disease Threats

A groundbreaking study from FAU's Harbor Branch reveals how dolphins, whales and other cetaceans compete for survival in an evolutionary "arms race" with changing pathogenic threats like Red Tide.

Study Uncovers 'Sextortion' Prevalence in Teens

A study on sextortion, the fastest-growing cyberthreat to children, is the first to empirically examine the prevalence of this behavior among adolescents across the United States.

Diplomacy Program Students Attend World Leadership Forum

Five students in the Leon Charney Diplomacy Program at FAU recently traveled to New York City to attend the Foreign Policy Association's World Leadership Forum.

Harriet L.Wilkes Honors College Receives Top National Rating

The Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College (WHC) of Florida Atlantic University recently received a top rating in the fall 2018 edition of Inside Honors.

Osher LLI at FAU Jupiter Presents FAU Theatre Lab

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter will present FAU's Theatre Lab's Playwright's Forum Series, which begins Wednesday, Oct. 17.

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. at FAU

Kennedy is an American environmental attorney, author and activist.

Alexander Hamilton: Blood, Honor and Politics

The lecture will examine what drove U.S. Vice President Aaron Burr to fatally shoot his fellow revolutionary, Alexander Hamilton, on the banks of the Hudson River in 1804.

FAU Now Serves as Home to 'C-P.A.W.W.'

"Canines Providing Assistance to Wounded Warriors" in FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing is improving the understanding of palliative effects of animal-assisted interventions.

FAU I-SENSE and K-Rain Team Up on Water Irrigation

FAU I-SENSE and K-Rain have formed a partnership to develop next-generation products to enhance how commercial, municipal and residential entities control and manage their irrigation systems.

Hispanics' Consumer Confidence Improves as Optimism Grows

Consumer confidence among Hispanics in the U.S. improved in the third quarter of 2018 as optimism has grown about their financial situation as well as the U.S. economy as a whole, a new FAU Index finds.

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THIS SUPPLE, SQUISHY ROBO-JELLYFISH CAN EXPLORE OCEAN REEFS

"This week, a team at Florida Atlantic University unveiled a new eight-inch wide robo-jellyfish built to monitor marine life and harsh underwater habitats."... more

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