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DONE DEAL? FAU Expected To Announce Bowl Game Friday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — FAU officials are expected to officially announce Friday that a bowl game will be held at Florida Atlantic University's stadium. The following media advisory was transmited from the school a short time ago: Florida Atlantic University will host a press conference with ESPN on Friday, Oct. 11 at 11 a.m.,…

AT&T Cell, Data Service To Dramatically Improve At FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Frustrated students and staffers at Florida Atlantic University's Boca Raton campus will soon be a little less frustrated when trying to use iPhones on the AT&T network. AT&T is planning a major upgrade to its wireless systems that serve the FAU campus. The upgrade should be completed next year. According…

FAU Plans Disability Awareness Month Events

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — October is Disability a Awareness month and FAU is leading the way locally ith several events. From FAU: Florida Atlantic University will host a series of events to commemorate Disability Awareness Month during October. The various events offered are designed to physically and mentally energize and challenge all participants and…

Printing Exhibit Heads To FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University will host “Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Printing and the Mind of Man,” a prominent display to honor a landmark exhibition held in London to promote books and their role in advancing knowledge, now through Monday, Oct. 4, at the Wimberly Library, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. The…

New Trustees Named To FAU Board

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Changes are underway to FAU’s Board of Trustees, as Governor Rick Scott this morning named two new members. According to the Governor’s office: Florida Gov. Rick Scott has appointed Daniel Cane and Mary Beth McDonald ‘74 to the Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees (BOT). This marks the first term…

High Honors For FAU's Hispanic Honor Society

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Congratulations are in order this morning for FAU’s chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society. From FAU: Florida Atlantic University’s Rho Omicron Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society, has been named an “Honor Chapter” for its outstanding activities in 2012-13. This…

Interim Provost Named At FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — As the somewhat unofficial restructuring continues at FAU, the University this morning announced the appointment of a new “Interim Provost and Chief Academic Officer.” From Florida Atlantic: Florida Atlantic University has named Gary W. Perry, Ph.D., interim provost and chief academic officer, effective Monday, Aug. 26. Perry, who served seven…

Stand Your Ground Class Offered At FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Stand Your Ground Law — as controversial as some say it is — is a law perfect for discussion and analysis. That’s the idea behind a new course to be offered — starting next week — at FAU: Florida Atlantic University will offer a course this fall on Stand…