Florida Atlantic University Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Research Park at FAU, FPL named economic development winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Bob Swindell, president and CEO of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance; the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton ; and Florida Power & Light in Jupiter were among the award winners at the Florida Economic Development Council's annual conference in May. Swindell received the Eunice Sullivan Economic Development Professional of the Year award, presented annually in recognition of an outstanding economic developer in Florida. He has led the Alliance since 2009.

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  2. 25 Students awarded free laptopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... of the support they provide. He is graduating from Palm Beach State College and headed to Florida Atlantic University. "It's going to make it a lot easier for me to get my work done, and I'm going to be able to work from any location and to be able ...

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  3. Religion News: National Cathedral to remove Confederate imagesRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... through the grieving process. Researchers from the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University found that a mothers' and fathers' spiritual activities at one month after the death of a child resulted in less severe symptoms ...

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  4. Phenomenex, Inc. Awards Professor For HIV Treatment BreakthroughRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2016 | BioSpace

    Introducing the 2016 Humanity in Science Award winner, Dr. Waseem Asghar of Florida Atlantic University, for his invention of paper substrates used to detect and monitor the treatment of HIV and other deadly pathogens. Torrance, Calif.

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  5. Fired professor from China sues Florida Atlantic University for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Palm Beach Post

    A former Florida Atlantic University professor from China says he was fired after he criticized university officials for discrimination, according to a lawsuit filed in federal court Friday. Chunxue "Victor" Wang, who had been with the university for more than a decade before he was fired May 26, was blamed for a string of anonymous emails sent to Florida Atlantic officials making accusations of rule violations, according to the lawsuit, filed in the Southern District of Florida in U.S. District Court.

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  6. Study Examines if Spirituality, Religion Helps Parents Cope After Losing a ChildRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Newswise

    ... child's death in the NICU or PICU. Researchers from the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University and collaborators conducted a longitudinal study with a racially and ethnically diverse sample to look at the relationships ...

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  7. Rent vs. Buy? This Index Says Definitely 'Buy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    A nationwide buy versus rent index is moving deeper into the "buy" territory, indicating that housing markets across the country are strong. This study by Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University also shows that home prices rose 5.4 percent in the first quarter.

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  8. Rent vs. Buy? This Index Says Definitely - Buy'Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2016 | Realtor Magazine

    A nationwide buy versus rent index is moving deeper into the "buy" territory, indicating that housing markets across the country are strong. This study by Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University also shows that home prices rose 5.4 percent in the first quarter.

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  9. Boca skydiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Palm Beach Post

    ... said Paige Taft, who first met Springer eight years ago when they were both students at Florida Atlantic University. "He spent half of his time (in Boca Raton) and the other half in Sebastian for skydiving." On Saturday evening, Springer and another ...

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  10. Phenomenex Awards Professor for HIV Treatment BreakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Market Wire

    Phenomenex, Inc., a global leader in the research and manufacture of advanced technologies for the separation sciences, along with The Analytical Scientist, a leading industry publication, is pleased to present the 2016 Humanity in Science Award to Dr. Waseem Asghar, Assistant Professor at Florida Atlantic University, for developing an innovative and cost-effective paper and flexible material-based diagnostic method of biosensing that can be used to detect and determine treatment options for HIV, E. coli, Staphylococcus aureas and other deadly pathogens, potentially saving the lives of millions of people in developing nations.

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  11. Clinton far ahead of Trump among Hispanic voters - but maybe not far...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Palm Beach Post

    A new national poll shows Hillary Clinton far ahead of Donald Trump among Hispanic voters - but maybe not far enough. The Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Business Initiative survey of 500 Hispanics over the month of May shows Clinton leading Trump by 23 percent.

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  12. Americans Are Having More Gay Sex: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Towleroad

    ... than Gen Xers were at the same age - but then, so are most adults," co-author Ryne Sherman of Florida Atlantic University said in a statement. "The change is primarily one of time period, where all adults shifted in their attitudes." That increase ...

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  13. Study: Same-sex experiences are on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... than Gen Xers were at the same age - but then, so are most adults," co-author Ryne Sherman of Florida Atlantic University said in a statement. "The change is primarily one of time period, where all adults shifted in their attitudes." That increase ...

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  14. Clinton has big Hispanic lead over Trump, but many undecided, FAU poll showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... presumptive presidential nominees will be fighting for the large number of undecided voters, a Florida Atlantic University poll released Thursday shows. The poll shows 50 percent of Hispanic voters support Democratic candidate Clinton, while only 27 ...

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  15. Professor Receives Prestigious International 'Humanity in Science Award'Read the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Newswise

    Waseem Asghar, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and the Department of Biological Sciences at Florida Atlantic University, recently received the prestigious "2016 Humanity in Science Award," established by Phenomenex and The Analytical Scientist. The award recognizes and rewards researchers around the world for analytical science breakthroughs that have substantially benefitted human lives in some form.

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  16. Study: More Americans are engaging in same-sex behaviors, and say that's okayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | KFVS12

    Researchers from Florida Atlantic University, San Diego State University and Widener University examined a survey of American adults from 1973 to 2014, and found researchers same-sex sexual experience has doubled, and acceptance of same-sex sexual experience has quadrupled. The change over the last few decades includes the "... acceptance of same-sex sexuality and the freedom to engage in same-sex sexuality -- or at least the freedom to report one has done so on a survey," researchers from Florida Atlantic University say.

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  17. Gay, lesbian or bi? Study finds acceptance at all-time highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Palm Beach Post

    Recently released research by Florida Atlantic University outlines the major shift in Americans' attitudes about same-sex behavior, finding most have experienced a fundamental shift toward acceptance of same-sex sexual behavior and a greater number are willingness to engage in it. Since 1990, the percentage of adults who accept same-sex behavior has quadrupled, and those who have participated in same-sex experiences has doubled, the university headquartered in Boca Raton found.

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  18. Acceptance of same-sex relationships grows, shows Florida Atlantic University analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... same-sex sexual behavior over the past 40 years, according to data analyzed by a researcher from Florida Atlantic University that will be published in the scientific journal Archives of Sexual Behavior. Ryne Sherman, a co-author of the study and an ...

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  19. SoccerWinding career leads to RowdiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... at Gaither High School, where he set a school mark with 71 points in a season. Nor did he at Florida Atlantic University, where he was the Owls' leading scorer each of his final three seasons. "Where I'm at, I'm okay with it," King said. "I like ...

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  20. Study: Same-sex experiences are on the rise, and Americans are increasingly chill about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Gen Xers were at the same age - but then, so are most adults,” co-author Ryne Sherman of Florida Atlantic University said in a statement. “The change is primarily one of time period, where all adults shifted in their attitudes.” ...

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