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First FAU Med Students Now Hospital Bound

Florida Atlantic University

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It is an impressive accomplishment — and one that many thought would never happen. FAU’s first class of med students are now in year three and will be training at several area hospitals. According to FAU: The inaugural class members of the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida…

New Center To Help Kids Who Drop Out Of School

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There is a new resource for kids who have dropped out of school for substance abuse — courtesy of the Research Park at FAU. The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University announces that Life of Purpose, a treatment facility that provides a research-based solution for young adults who have had…

FAU President Quits, Blames Media For Woes

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The president of Florida Atlantic University, Mary Jane Saunders, has resigned. The embattled president — in a rambling press release/letter/resume — blames the media for her downfall. Read the official statement here: Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees Chair Anthony K. G. Barbar accepted FAU President Mary Jane Saunders’ letter…

FAU Research Confirms Aspirin Benefit For Heart Health

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University is front and center today with news that its latest research confirms that Asprin may help prevent heart attacks. From the increasingly impressive Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine: Charles H. Hennekens, M.D., Dr.P.H., the first Sir Richard Doll professor and senior academic advisor to the dean…

FAU To Host Ice Cream Social

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Like ice cream? Like silent movies? Then you’ll love the upcoming celebration set for FAU: Florida Atlantic University will celebrate the 92nd birthday of benefactor Arthur Jaffe, founder and curator of the Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts, by hosting an old-fashioned ice cream social, silent movies and a…

Presidential Honor Roll For FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University continues to gain national attention — this time, for its Weppner Center. Florida Atlantic University's Weppner Center for Civic Engagement and Service recently received recognition from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) for its commitment to service and civic engagement on campus, in the community…