Legendary coach Howard Scnellenberger kicks off book tour at FAU
College coaching legend Howard Scnellenberger has a new book out and he kicked off his book tour with a signing at Florida Atlantic University Friday.
Friday Aug 29
South Florida's foreign students shy away from STEM, report says
South Florida has more foreign students than almost any other area of the U.S. - but very few who study science, technology, engineering and math.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Sunshine State News
Despite Easy Path in 2014, Jeff Atwater's Actively Helping the GOP
Jeff Atwater won't be in the political spotlight this year, but he is not headed to the sidelines either as he keeps his options open for the future.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Mideast Expert Robert Rabil: ISIS Swims in Oil Money
The fanatical Sunnis carving up Syria and Iraq made control of local oil supplies such a high priority early on that today they're funding their jihad by selling oil to a sworn enemy: the Syrian government from which they stole the crude, a Middle East studies professor told Newsmax TV on Tuesday.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Taung Child's brain development not human-like? CT scan casts doubt...
The Taung Child, South Africa's premier hominin discovered 90 years ago by Wits University Professor Raymond Dart, continues to shed light on human origins.
Facts and Myths About Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements
Calcium and vitamin D are essential to keeping bones strong, dense and healthy as we age, as well as preventing bone loss, osteporosis, and skeletal fractures.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Gargoyle takes home 5 awards in Sunshine State Awards
The Gargoyle, Flagler College's online newspaper, won five awards in the Society of Professional Journalists Florida Pro Chapter's 2014 Sunshine State Awards, including three awards for co-editor Alexa Epitropoulos.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
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)
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.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Young girl graduates from high school and college in same week
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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.
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.
Judge declares Florida workers comp law unconstitutional
The citrus greening disease that kills trees but first slashes fruit yields hasn't been conquered.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.