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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…

Graham Wilbert, Former FAU QB, Arrested For DUI

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton police early this morning arrested Graham Wilbert and charged him with DUI. The former FAU quarterback is now a coach with the Owls while working as a graduate assistant at the school. Our friend Chuck King at FAUOwlAccess.com reported on Wilbert's job last month. Wilbert recently was worked…

FAU Welcomes Fans Of Handmade Books

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It is a rarity and it is right here in Boca — a library dedicated to handmade books. FAU is the place and here are the details: Florida Atlantic University’s Arthur & Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts, one of the nation’s most prominent centers for books handmade by artists,…

Professional Thespians Act In FAU Show

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The stars will be out for FAU's upcoming performance of “The Man Who Came To Dinner.” From FAU: Florida Atlantic University’s Festival Rep presentation of “The Man Who Came to Dinner” opens Friday, July 12 at 7 p.m. in Studio One Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton Campus, 777 Glades Road,…