| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:53 PM
A new electronic tool may help doctors determine if a senior is at risk of taking a tumble.
Not by testing their balance, though, but by taking a hard look at their medications.
Patrick Hardigan, a public health professor at Nova Southeastern...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Higher Education Block Party: Broward College, Florida Atlantic University and Nova Southeastern University will remind us of the youthful vigor they bring to downtown Fort Lauderdale by throwing a block party from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Las Olas...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:23 PM
A Quakertown native who now lives in Florida will be one of three contestants on "Jeopardy!" at 7 p.m. Thursday on ABC-affiliate WPVI. Francis Altomare, a tutor and adjunct professor at Florida Atlantic University, will compete on the game show......
| 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...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Max Planck Florida, lured to Palm Beach County by millions in taxpayer incentives, is getting closer to meeting its job creation requirement, according to an annual progress report to the county.
Palm Beach County committed about $87 million of taxpayer...
| 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...