| Mar 28, 2014
| 8:32 AM
South Florida's colleges may soon be producing a lot more computer geeks.
The State University System's Board of Governors has awarded $3.5 million to Florida Atlantic University, Broward College and Palm Beach State College to create a fast track...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 11:36 AM
If anything, the show “Unity Through Diversity” will be a triumph of backstage logistics.
The program of Western and Eastern music and dance staged by the Pembroke Pines-based Association of Performing Arts of India features a large cast,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Florida's graduate schools are getting better and more nationally competitive, according to new rankings from U.S. News & World Report.
While the magazine has long considered the University of Florida a top school for both graduate and undergraduate...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Florida Atlantic University has added its support to legislation that could allow many immigrant students to pay in-state tuition.
President John Kelly, who started this month, wrote in his blog Thursday that it's unfair for undocumented immigrants who...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:20 AM
Major hotel chains, credit card companies — even the federal government — are using a Boca Raton company to analyze Tweets and other online content.
LinguaSys offers software that can translate and interpret online content in 17 languages:...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Florida Atlantic University is trying to persuade students to spend more time on campus, all night actually.
Increasing the number of students living on campus is part of FAU's efforts to create a more traditional experience for students in Boca Raton....
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Broward College and Florida International University are teaming up to open a new campus, the latest in a westward expansion of higher education in Broward County.
The 89,000-square-foot-site on S.W. 145th Avenue in Miramar is slated to open in August....
| Jan 30, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Students may find that being average is no longer good enough if they want to land a spot in a Florida university.
Even schools once considered easy to get into are turning away students who would have been admitted in the past.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Florida Atlantic University could lose $1.4 million in state funding largely because too many of its students drop out.
FAU and two other schools – New College of Florida and the University of West Florida -- failed to meet the minimum standards...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:33 PM
Nova Southeastern University is expanding its role in research, building a new $80 million facility that could boost South Florida's efforts to become a hub for studies of cancer, heart disease and other problems.
The Center for Collaborative Research,...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Florida's colleges are seeing a boom in students who prefer keyboards to blackboards, apps to athletics, chat rooms to dorm rooms.
And the schools are scrambling to respond. Broward College and the University of Florida are rapidly expanding their...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:02 PM
College students in Boca Raton will get another desperately needed option in off-campus accommodations when University Park opens next year.
The privately developed student-housing complex is being built on 11 acres at 135 N.W. 20th St., less than three...