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FAU Student Wins $10K For Boating App

Other Students Create Non-Profits, Stress Relief Packages, More. BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2021 MetroDesk Media, LLC) (Source: FAU Verbatim Advisory) — A Florida Atlantic University undergraduate who created an app for the marine industry won the $10,000 first prize in the 13th annual Business Plan Competition held by […]

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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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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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CORONAVIRUS: FAU MOVES ALL CLASSES ONLINE

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU Media Advisory published verbatim) — No cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been reported at Florida Atlantic University. However, FAU has updated its COVID-19 advisory page to reflect specific actions the university will take following directions issued today by the Florida State University System’s Board of Governors. For example, FAU will transition to 100 […]

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Arthur Miller's "The Crucible" Set For FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Department of Theatre and Dance within Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters presents “The Crucible,” an  American classic written by playwright Arthur Miller. The play revolves around the witchcraft hysteria that plagued 17th century Salem, Mass., and how that hysteria split the town into those […]

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GEO Group Bolts FAU, Pulls Stadium Money

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton-based Geo Group, the private prison firm that entered into an agreement with Florida Atlantic University for stadium naming rights, has pulled its money in the midst of international controversy. GEO Group, which is contracted by the federal government to run private prisons — at least one of which […]

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FAU Fraternity Named In Boca Raton Assault Report

UPDATE: This fraternity is now suspended. Read the latest. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A student at Florida Atlantic University was reportedly assaulted at Club Oasis Nightclub in Boca — and the victim believes that members of Pi Kappa Alpha are behind the attack. According to the police report: “Victim was inside Club Oasis when […]

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VIDEO: FAU Cop Verbally Assaults Cameraman At Pro-Palestinian Event

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In the latest issue for Florida Atlantic University's Police Department, a police officer has been captured on videotape verbally assaulting a reporter and a cameraman attempting to videotape a publicly advertised presentation by Pro-Palestinan Josh Ruebner. The camera crew, from self-proclaimed anti-Islam and anti-Obama group “TrentoVision,” was apparently not causing […]

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Additional Arrests Possible In Drug Shooting Near FAU, Students Questioned

  UPDATE: Thursday, November 3, 2011, 3:02pm BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com has obtained the Probable Cause affidavit filed by Boca Raton Police in their investigation into the Sunday night drug related shooting just off the Florida Atlantic University Campus. As BocaNewsNow.com has already reported, Thomas Fenech, Jared Tuck, and Anthony Proios have been […]

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