FAU Student News
Your weekly source for important dates, events and announcements.
Come discover scenic Utah with FAU Outdoor Adventures this summer! Enjoy a break from busy South Florida life and experience breathtaking views at Zion, Arches, Bryce Canyon, and Canyonlands National Parks. Hike some of the National Park System’s most famous and thrilling trails and possibly catch a glimpse of mountain lions, bighorn sheep, mule deer, wild turkeys, gray foxes and other amazing creatures. Other possible excursions include swimming in hot springs, jeep tours, tubing, and more. This trip is sure to leave you with memories for a lifetime.
Statewide Job Fair
Looking for a job? Then attend the Statewide Job Fair on Tuesday, May 9, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando. Bus transportation is available to FAU students. Business attire is required. Students are encouraged to bring multiple copies of their résumé. For more information, contact the FAU Career Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or 561-297-3533.
To reserve a seat on the bus, register in OWL CareerLink (Event: 1295) by Tuesday, May 2.
Need Money To Buy Books
The Summer 2017 Short-Term Advance Application is available now on MYFAU (click on Money Matters tab). If all eligibility criteria are met, the Short-Term Advance will begin to disburse on Tuesday, May 9 (date is subject to change) for registered Summer Term One and Summer Term Two students. Visit fau.edu/finaid/other/sta.php for more details and eligibility requirements.
College of Medicine students will need to contact the Director of Financial Aid in the College of Medicine, Ellen Gomes.
Phonathon Now Hiring
Looking for an on-campus job? FAU Phonathon is now hiring Student Fundraisers for the Summer and Fall 2017 semesters. Hourly rate starting at $8.50 per hour and flexible evening hours. To learn more about our program and to apply, visit the Phonathon website. Please be sure to include all employment experience to be considered.
Summer Internship Program for IT and Accounting
The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) has announced new opportunities that are currently available for college freshmen and sophomores majoring in Information Technology or Accounting and seeking a paid summer corporate internship. Internship placements are with corporate partners located in Boston, Connecticut, Dallas, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley, Washington, DC, New York, Milwaukee, and Charlotte. The program dates are June 2 - Aug. 12, 2017.
Contact the FAU Career Center at email@example.com to learn more.
FAU Baseball vs. UTSA
Another exciting weekend of FAU Baseball action ahead. Come support the Owls at their three-day series against the FIU Panthers starting with our “All American Hot Dog Night” on Friday, April 28 at 6:30 p.m. Students who check in on the “Owls up rewards app” will receive 15 points. Come back out on Saturday, April 29 at 4 p.m. for “Greek Night,” where students receive ten points on “Owls Up Rewards.” The series concludes Sunday, April 30 at noon. Go Owls!
FAU Softball vs. UTSA
Your FAU Softball team will be in action this weekend as they take on UTSA in a conference series match-up. Make sure to catch the Owl’s Saturday, April 29 at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. as we celebrate Bark at the Park night. The Owl’s wrap up the series on Sunday, April 30 at 1p.m. All games will be played at FAU’s Softball Stadium. Students can check in on the “Owls Up Rewards” Student Loyalty App and receive five points for every game attended this weekend. Go Owls!