FAU Warns: Bidding Wars Hurt Boca Raton, Delray Beach Housing Affordability

STUDY: Palm Beach County Real Estate Remains Significantly Overpriced BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU College of Business Advisory Verbatim) — South Florida homes remain significantly overpriced but not as much as they were during the summer, according to a study from researchers at Florida Atlantic and Florida International universities.  Miami-Dade County is 18.51 percent above its […]

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REAL ESTATE WARNING: FAU Professor Says U.S. Housing Market Peaking, South Florida Overvalued

“You don’t want to be the last person to buy at the peak of the market.” BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU College of Business, Verbatim) — Motivated by mortgage rates near historic lows and a persistent shortage of homes for sale that’s steadily driving up prices, many middle-income consumers want to buy before values […]

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REMINDER: No School Friday In Palm Beach County School District

Teacher In-Service Day Remains On The Calendar For December 4th, 2020 BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District is sticking with its plan to use this coming Friday, December, 4th, as a teacher in-service day. That means no school — distance or in person — for the school district’s 180,000 students. […]

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MASCOT CONTROVERSY: FAU Holds Free Online Seminar

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU Verbatim) — The School of Communication and Multimedia Studies in Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters presents “Mascot Controversy: Native American Representation in Sports,” a virtual zoom webinar in its Critical Conversation Series on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 5 p.m. Registration is free at […]

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Holocaust And Human Rights Education At FAU Receives Multi-Million Dollar Gift

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU Verbatim Advisory) — Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters recently announced a multi-million dollar gift from Arthur Gutterman to name the Arthur and Emalie Gutterman Family Center for Holocaust and Human Rights Education on FAU’s Boca Raton campus. The Center prepares K-12 educators and support […]

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FAU Presents Virtual Dance Concert

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU Verbatim Media Advisory) — Florida Atlantic University’s Department of Theatre and Dance in the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters presents the Fall 2020 Repertory Dance Theatre Ensemble titled “Never Forget Your Dash.” This virtual streaming dance concert will take place on Friday, Oct. 30 from 7 to […]

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FAU Reports 235 Students, Faculty Positive For COVID-19

Majority Of Infections On Boca Raton Campus BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University continues to be forthcoming with COVID-19 data, reporting a cumulative total mid-day Sunday of 218 students and 17 employees testing positive for Coronavirus. The campus distribution is 97.9-percent on the Boca Raton Campus, 1.3-percent on the Jupiter Campus, .4-percent each […]

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FAU High School Celebrates 34 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU Media Advisory Verbatim) — A total of 34 Florida Atlantic University High School students have been named semifinalists in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Competition. These high school seniors will now have the opportunity to compete for 7,600 National Merit scholarships worth more than $30 million.  FAU High is No. 1 out […]

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FAU: At Least 12 Students Infected With COVID-19

Is The Number Real? FAU Spokesperson Did Not Respond To Request For Validity Of Potentially Dated Information UPDATE: 9:30 a.m. We just heard from FAU Spokesperson Joshua Glanzer. He reports the following: “The data is being fed from our dashboards. The data is updated every 30 minutes on our core dashboard but sometimes the web […]

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POLICE: Man Beats Pregnant Woman In Boca Raton

Suspect Flees, Caught Near Florida Atlantic University Campus BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A pregnant woman in an argument with her boyfriend pulled off of I-95 in Boca Raton Wednesday and into the Mobil gas station at 690 West Glades Road — near Florida Atlantic University — where the boyfriend allegedly struck her multiple times […]

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FAU Student Allegedly Major Fake ID Distributor, Jailed

Brianna Harnsberger Arrested Following Multi-Month Investigation. Included Police, Postal Inspector, FBI BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Brianna Harnsberger is facing serious felony charges after a multi-month investigation led police to allege that she is behind fake identification distribution on the FAU campus. She allegedly distributed fake drivers licenses from South Carolina, New Jersey and Delaware. […]

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FAU Names Kelly Shannon Director Of Peace, Justice Human Rights Initiative

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University recently announced the appointment of Kelly J. Shannon, associate professor of history and the Chastain-Johnston Middle Eastern Studies Distinguished Professor in Peace Studies, as the new director of FAU’s Peace, Justice, and Human Rights Initiative (PJHR). PJHR’s mission is to work toward developing and sharing the […]

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FAU Marine Science Lab Receives Huge Donation From Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University has officially announced a $1.125 million gift from The Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation. The gift will establish the Glenn W. and Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation Marine SEA Scholars Program at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science’s Marine Science Laboratory in the Gumbo Limbo Environmental […]

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CORONAVIRUS: FAU Announces Virtual Summer Camps

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU Verbatim Advisory) — Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters and the Pine Jog Environmental Education Center will host virtual summer camps for summer 2020. The following virtual camp sessions will be offered: TOPS Piano and Creative Writing Camp will consist of piano, voice, creative writing, body […]

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CORONAVIRUS: Professors Expect Local Real Estate To Take Hard Hit

REPORT: Parts Of South Florida Could Face Massive Price Correction BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU Advisory) — Broward, Hillsborough, Orange and Leon counties are the most overvalued for housing among seven Florida markets and run the greatest risk of price declines from COVID-19, according to a new analysis by professors at Florida Atlantic and Florida International […]

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