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FAU focuses on student recruitment, retention and graduation

By | February 2, 2016

Continuing its laser-like focus on transitioning students seamlessly into the state workforce, Florida Atlantic University is investing in a number of strategic initiatives designed to enhance student success

FAU's Board of Trustees Appointments

By | January 28, 2016

The Florida Board of Governors has appointed Shaun Davis and reappointed Robert Stilley to the Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees.

President Kelly Speaks at RADISE International

By | January 26, 2016

FAU President John Kelly appeared at RADISE International alongside Gov. Rick Scott and Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera to discuss the company's manufacturing expansion and partnership with the University.

State University System kicks off pro-business campaign

By | January 20, 2016

Joined by state lawmakers and business leaders, members from across the State University System on Wednesday came together to celebrate its new campaign.

FAU Introduces 'Owl Perks' Promotional Program

By | December 18, 2015

Florida Atlantic University is partnering with local business owners and merchants to offer "Owl Perks," a new promotional program geared toward building University pride, community spirit and support.

FAU Tech Runway's First 'Venture Vintage 1' Graduation

By | October 26, 2015

One year after receiving $25,000 in seed funding, the inaugural class of FAU's Tech Runway recently participated in the "Venture Vintage 1" graduation, a special ceremony to commemorate their accomplishments.

FAU Tech Runway Announces Third Class of Startup Companies

By | October 16, 2015

Florida Atlantic University's Tech Runway has selected its third Venture Vintage class of startup companies to participate in the business accelerator program.

FAU Honors 2015 Outstanding Young Owl Award Recipients

By | September 29, 2015

The FAU Alumni Association recently hosted its second annual ceremony to honor outstanding young alumni under age 40 from eight of FAU's colleges for their personal and professional accomplishments.

Post-Secondary Academy for Developmentally Disabled Students

By | August 20, 2015

The Academy for Community Inclusion is the first-of-its-kind in Florida and will be located on FAU's Jupiter campus. The program is made possible by a generous multi-year commitment from The Taft Foundation.

Hispanics More Confident of Personal Finances, FAU Poll Says

By | August 18, 2015

Hispanics have grown steadily more confident in their personal finances over the past year, according to the latest survey conducted by the FAU Business and Economics Polling Initiative.