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  1. Pro-Palestinian Groups Hit Back at 'Civility' BansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Forward

    ... Guild, and the Center for Constitutional Rights, was addressed to John Kelly, the president of Florida Atlantic University. FAU attracted criticism last year for disciplining students who protested a lecture by an Israel Defense Forces soldier. The ...

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  2. New hires for UF, FSU up for confirmationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | News 4 Jax

    Florida's appointed board that oversees the state university system is deciding whether to confirm new presidents for the University of Florida and Florida State University. The Board of Governors is meeting Thursday in Boca Raton on the campus of Florida Atlantic University.

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  3. Do You Sound Like Kim Kardashian? No Job for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Apparently saying things like - I do not like big balls on a dog - is not the only problem with sounding like a Kardashian. Florida Atlantic University conducted a study that found people who speak like Kim Kardashian and use vocal fry are deemed less hirable.

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  4. Famous Central Floridians we'd like to see in waxRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Fla. as Scott Thompson. He graduated from Cocoa high school in 1983 and later attended Florida Atlantic University. The comedian was born in Rockledge, Fla. as Scott Thompson. He graduated from Cocoa high school in 1983 and later attended Florida ...

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  5. Panthers fight, but fall short of a victory against the WildcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Beacon

    After defeating conference foe Florida Atlantic University previously, the FIU Panthers were ready to play on their home field once again. The Panthers were looking forward to facing off against top conference rival No.

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  6. Take 'booze cruise' into Fort Lauderdale's rum-running pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... and how it evolved on the New River over 50 years," says Melissa Timo, an archaeologist based at Florida Atlantic University. Long before South Florida's cocaine cowboys started running drugs in the 1970s, rum runners were adapting their boats to ...

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  7. Plump Turtles Swim Better: First Models Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | RedOrbit

    ... for many more to benefit from their findings. Credit: Photo courtesy of Jeanette Wyneken, Florida Atlantic University For the first time, researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Florida Atlantic University (FAU), and the National Oceanic ...

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  8. Genealogist To Discuss Jewish Roots At FAURead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Boca News Now

    The Jewish Cultural Society at Florida Atlantic University will host Genie Milgrom, a genealogist and international lecturer, for a program titled "From the Spanish Inquisition to the Present: A Search for Jewish Roots," on Sunday, Nov. 16, at 3 p.m. at the Wimberly Library, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. Born in Cuba into a Roman Catholic family of Spanish ancestry, Milgrom's fascinating journey to discover her roots has turned up 22 generations of grandmothers in an unbroken maternal lineage that dates back to the early 1500s.

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  9. Postdoctoral FellowRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Nature Neuroscience

    ... Neuroscience Research Campus that also includes The Scripps Research Institute Florida and Florida Atlantic University. The candidate is expected to become an active member of this flourishing research community. Applicants are encouraged to provide ...

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  10. Lunch, Learn at Rookery BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Coastal Breeze News

    ... human relationship with the natural environment. Then on Tuesday, Jan. 6, master storyteller and Florida Atlantic University storytelling professor Caren S. Neile Ph.D. will rely some of Florida's most memorable tales of folly and fortune, including ...

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  11. University salaries: Who's the highest-paid employee at Florida State University?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... Journal released a database of University of Florida, Florida International University and Florida Atlantic University employee salaries. See the full database here. Shaun Bevan is the digital producer for the South Florida Business Journal. Stay on ...

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  12. Learn To Write Your First Novel At FAU EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Boca News Now

    Florida Atlantic University presents "Writing and Publishing Your First Book" on Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. in the Live Oak Pavilion of the Student Union, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. The event, which is free and open to the public, will include a panel-style discussion of the pitfalls and pleasures of getting your first book published.

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  13. House freshman can't their feet thorugh the doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WPTV Local News

    ... amendments included in legislation. Kevin Wagner , assistant professor of political science at Florida Atlantic University, specializes in American government and legislation. Wagner said representatives often face limitations during their first ...

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  14. UF, FSU Presidential Selections Before State Board Nov. 6Read the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Sunshine State News

    The University of Florida's next president will get an annual base salary of $860,000 for the task of improving the school's national academic profile, according to a summary of the contract set to go before the board overseeing state universities next week. The state university system's Board of Governors will be asked during a Nov. 6 meeting at Florida Atlantic University to sign off on the presidential selections of Cornell University Provost Kent Fuchs at the Gainesville school and state Sen. John Thrasher to be the next president of his alma mater, Florida State University.

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  15. Thrasher, Fuchs head to state board for presidential selection approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Business Journal

    The University of Florida's next president will get an annual base salary of $860,000 for the task of improving the school's national academic profile, according to a summary of the contract set to go before the board overseeing state universities next week. The state university system's Board of Governors will be asked during a Nov. 6 meeting at Florida Atlantic University to sign off on the presidential selections of Cornell University Provost Kent Fuchs at the Gainesville school and state Sen. John Thrasher to be the next president of his alma mater, Florida State University.

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  16. Plump turtles swim better: First models of swimming animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Science, Industry and Business

    ... from their findings. For the first time, researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Florida Atlantic University (FAU), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have measured the forces that act on a swimming animal and ...

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  17. UF, FSU presidential selections before state board next weekRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The University of Florida's next president will get an annual base salary of $860,000 for the task of improving the school's national academic profile, according to a summary of the contract set to go before the board overseeing state universities next week. The state university system's Board of Governors will be asked during a Nov. 6 meeting at Florida Atlantic University to sign off on the presidential selections of Cornell University Provost Kent Fuchs at the Gainesville school and state Sen. John Thrasher to be the next president of his alma mater, Florida State University.

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  18. For House Freshmen, Definition of Success Rarely Includes LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... amendments included in legislation. Kevin Wagner, assistant professor of political science at Florida Atlantic University, specializes in American government and legislation. Wagner said representatives often face limitations during their first ...

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  19. Florida Universities' Schools of Hospitality Embrace Small Lodging...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | PRWeb

    The Deans of Florida International University's Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management and Florida Atlantic University's Hospitality Management Program encourage students and hoteliers to see the value of being involved in small hotel management at the Florida Superior Small Lodging Annual Conference Today's Internet savvy Travelers want a more personal and intimate experience at the property they choose for their vacation. "Today's Internet savvy Travelers want a more personal and intimate experience at the property they choose for their vacation", states Scott Rivelli, Executive Director of Florida Superior Small Lodging Association .

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  20. UF, FSU presidential picks before state boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | News 4 Jax

    The University of Florida's next president will get an annual base salary of $860,000 for the task of improving the school's national academic profile, according to a summary of the contract set to go before the board overseeing state universities next week. The state university system's Board of Governors will be asked during a Nov. 6 meeting at Florida Atlantic University to sign off on the presidential selections of Cornell University Provost Kent Fuchs at the Gainesville school and state Sen. John Thrasher to be the next president of his alma mater, Florida State University.

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