Florida Atlantic University Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Florida college feared for the safety of fired Sandy Hook...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Raw Story

    According to testimony in the case of a Florida Atlantic University professor who was fired after it was revealed that he was a promoter of a conspiracy theory that the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting was faked , a school official worried about the safety of the professor who refused to back off in the face of threats. According to the Palm Beach Post , FAU Vice Provost Diane Alperin told a federal jury that the school would not have fired Dr. James Tracy if he had simply filled out a form informing them on his conspiracy theory blog Memory Hole .

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  2. Gov. Rick Scott Recognizes Agreement Between Florida Atlantic...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Capital Soup

    As part of his ongoing trade mission in Israel, Governor Rick Scott recognized the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding yesterday between Florida Atlantic University and Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. This agreement will expand scholarly partnerships, support collaborative research projects, and offer unique academic opportunities to medical students, medical residents, graduate students, and post-doctoral students in both Florida and Israel.

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  3. Football: Recapping a successful season and looking forward to the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | The Badger Herald Online

    ... time Division I football. Taylor broke out during the Badgers' second game of the season against Florida Atlantic University. Taylor rushed for 223 yards and earned his first of many Big Ten Freshman of the Week awards. Taylor was named first team ...

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  4. FAU prof wasn't fired because of Sandy Hook blog, FAU official testifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    By the time James Tracy was fired from his job as a professor in January 2016, Florida Atlantic University officials said they had made it clear they were not stifling his free speech about Sandy Hook conspiracy theories . Tracy authored a blog that questioned whether the 2012 mass shooting, which killed 20 children and six teachers, had really occurred and suggested it was a government conspiracy to promote gun control.

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  5. FAU student's story inspires othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | WPTV Local News

    With roughly 30,000 people on the Florida Atlantic University campus, everyone has a story to tell. However, not everyone knows how to tell their story.

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  6. Ron Davis, Luis RodriguezRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | The New York Times

    ... luxury residential real estate agent at Keller Williams Realty in Wellington. He graduated from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Fla. He is the son of Carmen S. Rodriguez of Henderson, N.C., and Luis P. Rodriguez of Henderson and West Palm ...

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  7. Lane Kiffin Has Priceless Response To Idea Of FAU Playing AlabamaRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 2 | PressReleasePoint

    Lane Kiffin has become a master troll of late , but the Florida Atlantic University head coach reminded us Saturday that he hasn't totally escaped reality. Kiffin led the Owls to a 41-17 rout of North Texas in the Conference USA Championship Game, and as victory was in sight, FAU fans came together for a "We want 'Bama!" chant.

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  8. Fired FAU prof James Tracy testifies about feud with Sandy Hook victim's parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    It wasn't his conspiracy theory blog, his public feud with the parents of a murdered 6-year-old or his chapter in the book "Nobody Died at Sandy Hook: It Was a FEMA Drill to Promote Gun Control" that got James Tracy fired, say attorneys for Florida Atlantic University . But Tracy, who is suing to get back his job as a tenured professor, was questioned about all of that Friday during his second day testifying in his free speech trial in federal court in West Palm Beach .

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  9. Fraternities, sororities at FAU cut back on alcohol useRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... football game. Changes announced by fraternities and sororities at Boca Raton -based Florida Atlantic University are meant to make alcohol use less prominent at organized events. The FAU Greek Alliance sent out a letter to all sororities and ...

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  10. It's Time To Get on the UNT Football BandwagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Dallas Observer

    ... one of the best in school history. At 11 a.m., the Mean Green will take the field against Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida, in the Conference USA championship game. The game will be nationally televised on ESPN 2, and both teams ...

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  11. Anti-Scott TV ads start up in Senate race Rick Scott is not yet in.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    A poll from the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative found that Democrat Bill Nelson and Republican Rick Scott are running neck and neck for Florida's U.S. Senate seat in 2018. Half of Florida Democrats and Republicans don't know who they want as their party's nominees for governor in 2018.

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  12. Pasco County K-9 pokes fun at Tennessee Vols coaching searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... A&M coach Kevin Sumlin, former LSU coach Les Miles, USC offensive coordinator Tee Martin or Florida Atlantic University coach Lane Kiffin. Mark Bergin is a journalist with 10News WTSP. Like him on Facebook and follow him on Twitter and Instagram . ...

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  13. No Better Time to Celebrate Local First Responders than NowRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | PRWeb

    ... People's Trust Insurance, a Florida-based homeowner's insurance company, is located at the Florida Atlantic University Research Park next to Fire Station 102. People's Trust is a strong supporter of BSO and the Fire Station team who risk their lives ...

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  14. Marge Dawson, Award Winning Author Of 'Pearls of Creation A-Z of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... pearls in Nashville, Tennessee, Conch pearls - the professors at the Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University are successfully cultivating the Conch Pearls. 'Pearls of Creation' is an easy to read tribute to God's incredible ...

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  15. Professor fired over Sandy Hook conspiracy theory testifies in lawsuitRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 30 | Fox News

    ... in court Thursday to argue his free speech rights were violated after the university fired him. (Florida Atlantic University) A fired university professor who once said the Newtown, Conn., massacre in 2012 was staged by the U.S. government to ...

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  16. FAU's Greek Alliance explains alcohol crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | WPTV Local News

    There are changes coming to Greek life at Florida Atlantic University. There will be no chapter run tailgates at Saturday's championship football game.

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  17. Being Lane Kiffin: Having irreverent fun on Twitter, winning games at FAURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Door Reminder

    ... Sports. "Probably change somehow, that I was throwing it at someone." Sitting in his office at Florida Atlantic University earlier this week, breaking down film in advance of the Owls' rematch with North Texas (a 69-31 Owls win) to decide the ...

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  18. Trial under way for fired FAU professor, conspiracy theorist James TracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Opening statements are scheduled this morning in the civil case of a controversial professor who was fired from his tenured position at Florida Atlantic University . Jurors will have to decide why James Tracy lost his job .

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  19. The only winner from the ongoing Vols debacle? Lane KiffinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | USA Today

    The coaching search for the Tennessee Vols has been a bit of a mess But the one person who's having a great time with all of this? Lane Kiffin, current Florida Atlantic University coach and former Tennessee Vols who angered the fan base VERY MUCH by taking the job at USC only 14 months after taking the one at Tennessee in 2010. Flash forward seven years: Kiffin has started to rebuild his coaching career, first as an assistant at Alabama and now back as the head of a smaller program.

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  20. Going to grad school? South Florida programs rank highRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The Christine Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University ranks 45th on the 2018 U.S. News & World Report's list of top graduate nursing programs in the country. The Christine Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University ranks 45th on the 2018 U.S. News & World Report's list of top graduate nursing programs in the country.

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