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  1. Knovio Offers Fast Track to Create YouTube Multimedia ContentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... institutions. Dr. Louisa Rogers, who teaches business information and communications at Florida Atlantic University, started using Knovio as a way for online students to give virtual presentations, and now uses it for her face-to-face classes as ...

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  2. After Bicycle Deaths, Cyclists Plan Memorial RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). "Florida is dead last," says Florida Atlantic University professor of Urban Regional Planning, Eric Dumbaugh. "We have the highest rates of pedestrian/vehicle fatalities in the nation." ...

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  3. Poll: State's Hispanics upbeat and ready to spendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Nearly two-thirds of Hispanic Floridians say they're better off financially than they were a year ago and expect further improvements, according to a new poll released by Florida Atlantic University. Sixty-five percent of Hispanics in the Sunshine State say they are on sounder financial footing than a year ago, the poll found.

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  4. Coast Guard rescuer swims 1 mile to save 4 fishermen from cold, choppy watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | WPXI

    ... to live out his dream with the Coast Guard, but it almost didn't happen. As a sophomore at Florida Atlantic University eight years ago, Harrity was swimming laps in the pool when he experienced a shallow-water blackout, which is a loss of ...

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  5. New medical marijuana amendment moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | St. Augustine Record

    ... years is different than the turnout in off years," said Kevin Wagner, a professor at Florida Atlantic University who is an expert in Florida politics. "You'll get a lot more young people, and a lot more people that only turn out in presidential ...

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  6. Video: Coast Guard Swimmer Battles Rough Seas to Rescue 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... . It seems he decided at the age of 19 to join the Coast Guard, but suffered an incident in Florida Atlantic University's pool in 2007. That incident resulted in a lengthy hospital stay after he blacked out underwater, he explained. While his dream ...

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  7. FAU Tech Runway looking for another 5 startups for accelerator programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Business Journal

    Florida Atlantic University's Tech Runway accelerator is looking for five South Florida companies to be part of its third startup class. The selected five companies will receive a $25,000 non-equity grant, participate in a 16-week intensive boot camp as well as a mentor-driven program, and also will be provided collaborative workspace for one year.

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  8. Florida Hispanics better off financially, expect conditions to continue to improveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Business Journal

    A majority of Hispanics in Florida said they're better off financially than they were a year ago and expect the good times to continue for themselves and business in the United States, according to a new survey by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative in the College of Business. The best economic conditions in Florida for Hispanics are in the central and southern parts of the state, while the northern region is economically depressed.

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  9. Friends Forever? 4 Reasons Why Friends Drift Apart And Outgrow Each OtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Medical Daily

    ... , what drives friendships apart? Brett Laursen, professor and graduate studies coordinator in Florida Atlantic University's Department of Psychology, sought to examine whether adolescent friendships end because of undesirable characteristics of ...

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  10. Teen students with medical-school dreams get head start through programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... students like him succeed in medicine, he wore a white lab coat and participated in labs at Florida Atlantic University's medical school before even graduating from Lake Worth Community High School. As a junior, he had a chance to see the human body ...

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  11. Hear a Siren Today? It May be a TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | WBZT-AM West Palm Beach

    Florida Atlantic University will be testing the emergency alert system at its Boca Raton, Jupiter and Fort Pierce campuses today. Around 2 p.m., the emergency siren and public announcement system at the school will go off.

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  12. Shady Practices at the Boca Raton Tribune NewspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    In May, Emily Bloch, a student at Florida Atlantic University, wrote an article for the school's newspaper, the University Press , about an alleged campus gang rape.

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  13. CCSA Adds Two Men's Programs to Conference for 2015-2016 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    The Coastal Collegiate Swimming Association is pleased to announce the additions of Florida Atlantic University and Old Dominion University to its membership in Men's Swimming & Diving, effective immediately. Both institutions will compete at the 2016 CCSA Championships on "On behalf of all the swimmers and divers, coaches and institutional members in the CCSA, we are very pleased to welcome the Florida Atlantic and Old Dominion men's programs into the Coastal Collegiate Swimming Association," said CCSA Executive Director Ted Gumbart .

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  14. Jealousy Quotes and Sayings on loveRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - July 15, 2015 - HYDERABAD, India -- ROMANTIC JEALOUSY IN EARLY ADULTHOOD AND IN LATER LIFE Todd K. Shackelford Florida Atlantic University Martin Voracek University of Vienna, Austria David P. Schmitt Bradley University David M. Buss University of Texas at Austin Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford Florida Atlantic University Richard L. Michalski Hollins University Young men are more distressed by a partner's sexual infidelity, whereas young women are more distressed by a partner's emotional infidelity. The present research investigated whether the sex difference in jealousy replicates in an older sample, and whether younger people differ from older people in their selection of the more distressing infidelity scenario.

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  15. Locals react to brand new pictures of PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | WPTV Local News

    ... other mission going out there to any other large planetary object that exists out there," says Florida Atlantic University Astronomer Eric Vandernoot. "Exploration kinda ends today." Vandernoot says in the last few hours we've already learned things ...

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  16. Study: Global warming concerns HispanicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | News 4 Jax

    A majority of Hispanics believe that global warming is a serious problem and an important issue in the 2016 presidential election, according to the latest survey conducted by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative in the College of Business. More than 73 percent of Hispanics consider global warming to be a somewhat serious or very serious problem.

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  17. Pluto Flyby: FAU Hosting Free Events for Historic NASA ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... aware, we're about to reach the planet Pluto for the first time in history Tuesday morning . And Florida Atlantic University is all geared up to host free public events on the whole shebang. Early Tuesday morning, a NASA spacecraft known as New ...

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  18. New study reveals how communication patterns sustain relationships between couples affected by ADRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Medical News

    ... deficits - until now. In a unique study conducted at the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University, researchers looked at how couples affected by AD maintained their relationships, over the course of many years of marriage, ...

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  19. Exposed: Christian Students Rejected, Failed, and Expelled for their Faith by State UniversitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | RedState

    ... NEVER favor one over another, they all come from the same source, HUMAN IMAGINATIONa ." At Florida Atlantic University, a student was reportedly ordered to write the name of "Jesus" on a piece of paper and stomp on it. A student at Eastern Michigan ...

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  20. FAU plans free events to fete historic Pluto probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... generated a backlash that revealed how popular this icy, remote world had become on Earth. Florida Atlantic University will host a series of free, public events Tuesday and Wednesday called Plutopalooza to follow the probe's progress, explore ...

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