| Oct 13, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Students have a new tool they can use in their college search: the names of sex offenders on campus.
The Florida Sex Offender Registry now includes a search for offenders and predators attending or working at a state college or university.
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:12 PM
College students seeking a more well-rounded education could soon see flatter wallets.
The state has changed the rules on how much it charges for a public education and has placed stiff penalties on those taking excessive credit hours.
A law passed in...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Dr. Michael T.B. Dennis is a Harvard and Stanford trained plastic and reconstructive surgeon (retired) who currently serves as the Founding Chair of the Florida Atlantic University Schmidt College of Medicine and has been instrumental in guiding the...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:45 AM
“Reckless” was the talking point word of the day Monday as South Florida Democrats sought to turn up the heat on Republicans, blaming the party’s tea party faction for the partial government shutdown and attempting to show how people are...
| Oct 5, 2013
Florida Atlantic University hopes to invest more than $30 million to turn its Jupiter campus into a science research powerhouse.
The money, most of which requires state approval, would be used to hire more neuroscience researchers and build a 68,000-...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:42 AM
Two Florida colleges, the University of Miami and the University of Florida, are now considered among the 50 best in the country, according to the latest rankings from U.S. News & World Report.
Florida State University also earned its best ranking in...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Robert A. Dressler is a native of Fort Lauderdale, a graduate of Dartmouth College and Harvard Law School, a former Marine Corps officer, and was an attorney in private practice in Fort Lauderdale for 35 years. Mr. Dressler was elected Mayor of Fort...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:48 PM
The University of Central Florida sent out this article this week, detailing a new student project at the College of Medicine that involves the arts. I found it interesting and wanted to share it. Here's the UCF report:
In their latest effort to show...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Andrew Duffell is a recognized thought-leader on the strategic role of business creation, recruitment, retention and expansion as a foundation for the Florida economy. A sought-after speaker and panelist, Duffell presents a pragmatic approach to working...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Last week: Five year anniversary of the signing of the Higher Education Act by George W. Bush. This legislation was intended to have a lasting impact by holding states and institutions accountable for costs of higher education. Over those five years,...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Last week: Last week we saw Tri-Rail release numbers showing that the Boca Raton Station on Yamato Road is the busiest of the 17 Tri-Rail stations in the tri-county region. The location’s proximity to Florida Atlantic University and the various...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Last week: Governor Scott is asking Florida businesses the best way to return taxes to residents and fuel further economic growth. Eliminate the sales tax on commercial leases. Invest in the reform of the homeowner’s insurance market. Target and...