ODU football stadium study likely to begin later this summer
Old Dominion hopes to hire a consultant to conduct a study of how the school should build a new football stadium before school begins in late August, said David Harnage, ODU's chief operating officer.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Professor to Receive Alton Ochsner Award for Pioneer Work on Smoking and Health
The Ochnser Clinic Foundation recently announced that the 29th annual recipient of the prestigious Alton Ochnser Award is Charles H. Hennekens, M.D., Dr.P.H., the first Sir Richard Doll professor and senior academic advisor to the dean in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Mideast Expert: Islamic Leader Twists Theology to Justify Actions
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-professed leader of the Islamic State terrorist organization, is "becoming a magnet" to all Muslims who feel alienated, from Europe to the Middle East to the Mali Peninsula, said Middle East expert Robert Rabil, a professor at Florida Atlantic University appearing on Newsmax TV's "America's Forum."
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Mad Cat Theatre Announces 2014 Nine Lives Scholarship Awards
Mad Cat Theatre Company has announced its third annual Nine Lives Scholarship Awards to Cheyenne Nicole Hardy and Kayla Bussel .
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Florida honors university receives failing state grade
It has been ranked in the top five best value liberal arts colleges and one of the best public liberal arts universities by well-respected college ranking institutions.
Professor Endorses Recent FDA Statements on Use of Aspirin to Prevent a First Heart Attack
Charles H. Hennekens, M.D., Dr.P.H., the first Sir Richard Doll professor and senior academic advisor to the dean in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University, and David L. DeMets, Ph.D., the first Max Halperin professor of biostatistics and medical informatics at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and ... (more)
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Does It Make Sense for Artists to Advertise?
Investing in one's career is often touted as a sound business move, an act of confidence in the future, the cost of doing business, taking responsibility - that kind of talk.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Environmental Studies Center in Jensen Beach renovating turtle tank
Visitors to the Environmental Studies Center will have to wait until September - when the center expects to complete a turtle tank renovation - to welcome home Scuttle.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Crab and other crustacean shells may help prevent and treat inflammatory disease
Researchers at Florida Atlantic University and their colleagues have developed an oral form of microparticles in crab and other crustacean shells as a dietary supplement that may prevent and treat IBD and other inflammatory diseases.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Scholars discuss anti-Semitism in Europe
"The irony is where are Jews safest and where are Jews essentially being resurrected from the dead? Where you would normally assume is the most anti-Semitic country.
The Miami Herald
They do: Miami Beach, Orlando join forces to support gay marriage in Florida court cases
This photo provided by the Southern Impact Research Center in Tennessee, taken June 18, shows equipment that can test how football helmets perform against certain concussion-causing forces.
St. Petersburg Times
EditorialsEditorial: Out of flawed FSU search, some good may come
Now it is clear just how far a major Florida university has to sink into the political morass and embarrass itself before higher education leaders raise their voices.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Palm Beach Post
5 Greenacres students receive college scholarships
The students were: Kellsey Pollock III ; Anabel Gonzalez ; Tyler Brandenburg ; Jason Meikle and Stacy Cabral .
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Naples Daily News
FGCU trustees don't raise tuition rates, give Bradshaw a raise
Florida Gulf Coast University students won't have to worry about paying more for their education this fall thanks to the Board of Trustees unanimous approval to keep tuition and fees flat for the 2014-15 school year.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Mideast Expert London: Obama's Iraq Policy Fails Reality Check
Two scholars of the Middle East's tangled politics and history told Newsmax TV on Monday that a more realistic and less wishful Obama administration might have prevented the looming catastrophe in Iraq.
The Orlando Sentinel
Florida universities get $200 million in performance funding
After years of financial struggles, Florida public universities are in the unusual position of having to figure out how best to spend what amounts to a $200 million bonus check.
Carey Bets on Boca Raton Marriott
Carey Watermark just grabbed the Boca Raton Marriott at Boca Center. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Carey plans to launch a $7 million renovation on the Palm Beach County hotel .