RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Florida Atlantic University

A collection of news and information related to Florida Atlantic University published by this site and its partners.

Top Florida Atlantic University Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • FAU student government starts PR campaign; student newspaper disses it

    Florida Atlantic University’s student government leaders are fed up with all the negative publicity their school has received lately. The final straw came when the Daily Caller news website led a story about a professor’s conspiracy theories...
  • FAU instructor in 'Step on Jesus' controversy to keep his job

    Deandre Poole, the Florida Atlantic University instructor whose “step on Jesus” assignment created a national controversy, will keep his job. Heather Coltman, interim dean at for the College of Arts and Letters, said the decision was made...
  • Stephen Goldstein: Science standards are great, but need your help

      You can give a gift to every Florida public-school student, and it won't cost you a penny, just the time it takes to visit a website and take an online survey. Everyone agrees that to remain competitive in the world, business and industry in the United...
  • Allen West's wife removed as FAU trustee

    Allen West's wife removed as FAU trustee
    Angela Graham-West has been abruptly removed from the Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees. Graham-West, the wife of former U.S. Rep. Allen West, didn't attend Tuesday's meeting, and Chairman Anthony Barbar announced that her term had ended,...
  • Cal State trustees appoint new Cal State L.A president, others

    Cal State trustees appoint new Cal State L.A president, others
    William A. Covino, a veteran Florida and California administrator, was named Wednesday as the new president of Cal State L.A., becoming the first new leader of the El Sereno campus in 33 years. Covino’s selection was among a slate of...
  • Gary Stein: FAU's Saunders puts blame in wrong place

    There were two things very unsurprising about the resignation last week of Florida Atlantic University president Mary Jane Saunders. Not surprising thing No. 1: That Saunders resigned. It would have been surprising only if she had tried to stay in her...
  • A license plate for every cause, but how much is raised?

    A license plate for every cause, but how much is raised?
    Do you care about the survival of sea turtles? Dolphins? Do you ride horses, watch whales or fish for large-mouth bass? Did you serve as a paratrooper — or care for someone who did? If so, you can tell the world — with your license tag....
  • FAU president's resignation no surprise

    FAU president's resignation no surprise
    Given the semester from hell she just endured, it's not surprising that Florida Atlantic University president Mary Jane Saunders quit this week. In the end, Saunders couldn't please anyone and alienated just about everyone: trustees, students, faculty,...
  • FAU President Mary Jane Saunders resigns

    The president of Florida Atlantic University has resigned amid a string of recent controversies. The public university, located in Boca Raton, has posted excerpts from President Mary Jane Saunders’ letter of resignation prominently on its website....
  • Chan Lowe: FAU's Saunders resigns

    Chan Lowe: FAU's Saunders resigns
    Over the course of my journalistic career, I’ve witnessed a number of good reporters get promoted to management positions because that was the natural next step for them in their careers. Except that it was unnatural because sometimes they turned...
  • Maria Mor's foot pursuits

    Maria Mor's foot pursuits
    Somewhere between gathering the guts to ask random Florida Atlantic University students if she could snap pictures of their shoes and flat out chasing down her subjects in the same pursuit, Maria Mor became obsessed with her new photo project. And she...
  • South Florida GPS traps: circles on 595, accidental Everglades trips & more

    South Florida GPS traps: circles on 595, accidental Everglades trips & more
    The car's navigation device veered you off the beaten track into the twilight zones of the Everglades or Weston's winding roads. It directs you to exit off a ramp along construction-jammed Interstate 595 and the ramp is closed. Or it sees you want...