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Former Senator One Of Three FAU President Finalists

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The search for a president for Florida Atlantic University is now down to three. According to FAU: The Florida Atlantic University presidential search committee selected three final candidates for president of FAU today. The following individuals will be invited to FAU’s Boca Raton, Jupiter and Davie campuses on Tuesday, Jan.…

"Master Race" Exhibit Set For FAU

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The University Galleries at Florida Atlantic University present “Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race,” a traveling exhibition produced by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. The exhibition will be on display in the Schmidt Center Gallery, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus, through Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Gallery hours are Tuesdays…

FAU Giving Away Vinyl Records

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In what is becoming a yearly event, Florida Atlantic University is going back in time a bit and offering free vinyl records. It’s all part of the school’s somewhat amazing “recorded sound archive” program. From FAU: Florida Atlantic University’s Recorded Sound Archives, which preserves and digitizes rare and historic recordings,…

SICK AND TWISTED: FAU Staffer Records, Posts Bathroom Use

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Seth Thompson, an allegedly sick and twisted now former Florida Atlantic University (FAU) staffer is in the Palm Beach County Jail, charged with nearly 20 counts of video voyeurism after he allegedly recorded students using campus restrooms, then posted the activity on pornographic websites. Instead of rewriting a police report, we…

FAU Student Charged With Multiple Drug Violations

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Jesse Emmet Mitchell, 18, of 777 West Glades Road, was a resident of the Palm Beach County Jail early Wednesday morning. Boca Raton Police arrested Mitchell and charged him with a laundry list of drug and drug-related charges. On the list: Ten counts of “Drug Equipment — Possession and or…

Academic Leadership Changes, Appointments At FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University (FAU) is ending a somewhat tumultuous week with a few positive announcements: Florida Atlantic University’s Interim Provost and Chief Academic Officer Gary W. Perry, Ph.D., has announced the appointment of two deans to three-year terms, in addition to naming an assistant provost for student success. Perry made…

FAU Football Head Coach Ousted Over Drug Use

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In a hastily called news conference this afternoon, Florida Atlanic University announced the immediate ousting of head football coach Carl Pelini and defensive coordinator Pete Rekstis. From our friend Chuck King at FAUOwlAccess.com: Florida Atlantic football coach Carl Pelini and defensive coordinator Pete Rekstis resigned today after Pat Chun confronted…

ALL A LIE: FAU "Victim" Recants Carjacking Claim

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — He made it all up. That's the official word from FAU's Police Department which now says there was never an armed robbery and carjacking on campus — that the victim, 25-year-old Vincet Philipps, is a liar. Here's the official statement from Florida Atlantic University's Police Department, just released moments ago:…

POLICE INVESTIGATE ARMED CARJACKING AT FAU

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MAJOR UPDATE 9:34p FRIDAY, OCT. 25: Police say the victim lied. Read more. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Police at Florida Atlantic University are investigating at least two armed robberies — one of which evolved into an armed carjacking. According to FAU: On Wednesday, Oct. 23, Florida Atlantic University’s Police Department received a report of…

Major Award For FAU's Center for Teach and Learning

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University is being recognized for its “teaching and learning” program through a major award. Florida Atlantic University’s Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) has been named the 2013 Frank L. Christ Outstanding Learning Center by the National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA). Just two years after opening on…