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9 hrs ago | News Max

Mideast Expert: ISIS Beheading Journalist Shows We've Hurt Them

Dr. Robert Rabil, a Middle East studies professor at Florida Atlantic University, and Stephen J. Yates, a former deputy assistant to Vice President Dick Cheney, told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner on Newsmax TV Wednesday that ISIS would have found some pretext to murder American journalist James Foley, but the timing suggests ISIS was stung by losing ... (more)


Related Topix: Dick Cheney

13 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

Ex-FAU football coach to be honored

Florida Atlantic University seems to be set to honor founding coach Howard Schnellenberger this year by naming the field at FAU's football stadium after the coaching legend.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

Boca News Now

FAU Prepares For Constitution Day

Florida Atlantic University will commemorate Constitution Day with a series of events on Wednesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Palm Beach County, FL, Palm Beach, FL

Mon Aug 18, 2014

She Knows

Young girl graduates from high school and college in same week

Becky Bracken is a writer, reporter and blogger with a specialty in communications technology.


Food Management

Hot Dog Concept JJ's Opens at FAU

Premium hot dog concept JJ's Red Hots is opening a unit at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton as part of a partnership with Chartwells Higher Education, a division of Compass Group North America, which manages campus dining at FAU.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Marketing

Thu Aug 14, 2014

WPTV Local News

FAU wants better college atmosphere near campus

BOCA RATON, Fla. - You may not think it, but Boca Raton is a college town. It has three schools in its city limits.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL

Creative Loafing Tampa

Head of the class: Asher Edelson is Hillsborough's youngest school board candidate

Asher Edelson leans against the bar at Maestro's, waiting for his name to be called.


Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Hillsborough County, FL, Life, Food, Dining, University, FL

Florida Trend

Judge declares Florida workers comp law unconstitutional

The citrus greening disease that kills trees but first slashes fruit yields hasn't been conquered.


Related Topix: Florida, Boca Raton, FL

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Sol Children Theatre to Partner with Karen Slattery Educational Research Center for Theatre Classes

This fall Sol Children Theatre of Boca Raton will partner with the Karen Slattery Educational Research Center for Child Development to offer students classes in Creative Drama and Movement and Musical Theatre Performance Experience.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Standardized Testing, Education

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Boca News Now

FAU Prepares For Move-In Day

Florida Atlantic University students will make their way back to the residence halls this week to mark the start of the University's fall 2014 semester.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL

Mon Aug 11, 2014


FAU Researchers Introduce 'The Human Dynamic Clamp' - a...

Scientists at Florida Atlantic University's Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences have created the Human Dynamic Clamp to address the difficult problem of studying social interactions in the laboratory.


Sat Aug 09, 2014

Jerusalem Post

US college campuses debate Middle East conflict

Tensions over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict are increasingly playing out in the microcosm of college campuses across the United States.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Prison, California

Thu Aug 07, 2014

WPTV Local News

3 sisters from a family of 9 graduate early

Boca Raton - Meet Grace, Gabrielle and Gisla. Girls bound for successful careers.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Family, Kids

Palm Beach Post

West Palm Beach man allegedly stole nearly $60,000 from Harmonia Lodge

A West Palm Beach man faces charges that he stole nearly $60,000 from the Harmonia Masonic Lodge, transferring the money to various people and organizations.


Related Topix: West Palm Beach, FL, Palm Beach, FL, Tax

Tue Aug 05, 2014


Columbia Journalism Prof Headed to Telemundo

An assistant professor at Columbia's graduate school of journalism since 2006, Mirta Ojito had also more recently been a contributing writer to website AARP en EspaA ol and the Miami Herald .


Boca News Now

FAU Commencement Today, Congrats To 1620

Florida Atlantic University will confer more than 1,620 degrees today during three commencement ceremonies in the Carole and Barry Kaye Performing Arts Auditorium, 777 Glades Road, on the Boca Raton campus.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Prison, Collier County, FL

Sunshine State News

Crowded GOP Field Battles to Take On Patrick Murphy

In a six-way contest among Republicans to take on well-funded Democratic Congressman Patrick Murphy in a Southeast Florida district, much of the focus is on former state Rep. Carl Domino.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Patrick Murphy, Democrat, Representative Sean Patrick, Representative Allen West, Republican, Florida

Mon Aug 04, 2014

WPTV Local News

Construction projects aim to improve traffic...

Brace for it, traffic along I-95 in Boca Raton is going to pick up when fall classes start at Florida Atlantic University this month.


Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL

Jacksonville Daily News

Trainer eyes women's health, not looks

The fitness world always has had a fixation with physical appearance, but social media has propelled this into stratospheric levels of vanity.


Related Topix: Coconut Creek, FL, Boca Raton, FL

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Miami Herald

Florida first lady Ann Scott enters campaign fray

On the campaign trail, Gov. Rick Scott's wife is making the hard sell for his reelection to women voters.


Related Topix: Florida, Rick Scott, US Governors, Family, Kids, Charlie Crist, Destin, FL