The end-of-year holidays give us all a most welcome opportunity to slow down, catch our breath and think about the many blessings in our lives. At this time of year especially, the great good fortune that we enjoy contrasts sharply with the situations in which many other... read more
November is International Education Month, and FAU joins colleges and universities across the U.S. in celebrating the value of study abroad and student exchange programs, second language acquisition and the enrichment that international students and faculty bring to... read more
I've always considered Homecoming Week one of the best parts of the fall semester, and this year's celebration is bigger and better than ever. Events are taking place on the Boca, Jupiter and Davie campuses all week long. For the full line-up, go to... read more
Every year FAU's faculty and staff get the opportunity to help people in need in our area by answering the call to contribute to the United Way. This year's campaign got under way on Oct. 17 and will run through Oct. 31.
The University community has been... read more
Fall semester is an especially exciting time of year on most university campuses, and FAU is no exception. One very popular annual program is Parent and Family Weekend, which is coming up this weekend.
From check-in at the Kaye Auditorium on Friday, Oct. 11, to... read more
Over the next few days, a small student group will stage a series of events on FAU's Free Speech Lawn. The student group intends to raise political awareness of certain policies of the State of Israel with which they disagree. The group is a registered student... read more
How about that great football game last weekend? The Owls were on fire as they beat USF 28-10, setting the stage for an exciting match-up with Middle Tennessee this Saturday, Sept. 21. This will be our first home game of the season, and I hope to see FAU... read more
The thoughts of all of us in the Florida Atlantic University community are with those who lost loved ones on Sept. 11, 2001. We will never stop honoring the memory of the men, women and children who lost their lives in New York, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania on that... read more
Now in its seventh year, Safety Month showcases a series of events and activities designed to raise awareness about a wide variety of safety issues impacting members of the FAU community. The goal is to provide helpful information that individuals can use to work, learn... read more
On College Colors Day, the nation celebrates the kick-off of intercollegiate athletics and the new academic year by promoting the traditions that embody the college experience and encouraging fans across America to wear their favorite college or university apparel... read more
I am pleased to announce the appointment of Gary W. Perry, Ph.D., as Florida Atlantic University's Interim Provost and Chief Academic Officer. Dr. Perry, who until this past June 30 had served as Dean of FAU's Charles E. Schmidt College of Science, has spent nearly a... read more
Recently a few media outlets inaccurately reported that members of a Florida Atlantic University student organization were unlawfully disciplined for protesting a speaker at an event on the Boca Raton campus earlier this year. These inaccurate reports irresponsibly... read more
Hello, FAU Nation! The summer has flown by and we stand on the threshold of a new academic year, one that holds limitless promise for our new and returning students. To help everyone get off on the right foot, the University is once again offering the warmest of... read more