| Apr 16, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Gov. Rick Scott ran through a wide range of topics during an hour with the Sun Sentinel editorial board on Tuesday.
The central point: Everything’s going well in Florida, from Scott’s vantage.
“The state’s headed in the right...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Florida Atlantic University has placed Deandre Poole, the instructor who asked students in his class to "stomp on Jesus" on administrative leave. Here is a statement from the university:
FAU instructor Deandre Poole, Ph.D., has been placed on...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Florida Atlantic University has placed Deandre Poole, the Prof who asked students in his class to "stomp on Jesus" on administrative leave after he gave an unusual assignment in his Intercultural Communication class on March 4: As part of a lesson on...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Top Democratic officials are steering clear of the controversy surrounding Deandre Poole, vice chairman of the Palm Beach County Democratic Party.
Poole is the Florida Atlantic University instructor responsible for the “Jesus stomping”...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Owlcatraz is dead, with private prison operator GEO Group pulling out of its stadium sponsorship deal with Florida Atlantic University after a tumultuous two months. GEO Group said the backlash triggered had become "a distraction" to both parties.
| Apr 3, 2013
| 3:58 AM
Every day, Florida Atlantic University President Mary Jane Saunders reinforces the argument that she’s a bad fit for her job. The top priority for a university head is to raise funds. Maybe she’s good at that; I’m sure the board of...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 12:22 PM
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,...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:13 PM
The “Jesus stomping” controversy at Florida Atlantic University is a political gift from the almighty to Gov. Rick Scott.
The governor, plagued with continuing dismal poll ratings and increasing discontent from his conservative political...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Palm Beach Gardens business leader Elizabeth Fago Smith will join the Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees, and based on all that's been going on, she may have her hands full. Gov. Rick Scott announced the appointment Wednesday, one day after...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:04 PM
In Nick Flynn’s new book, “The Reenactments,” the memoirist and poet delivers a meditation on the peculiar experience of watching his life story become a movie. Starring Robert De Niro, Julianne Moore and Paul Dano, the Paul Weitz-...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Florida Atlantic University's medical school isn't quite fully accredited, but it's getting closer.
The university announced this week that the Liaison Committee on Medical Education has granted what is known as provisional accreditation for the Charles...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:50 AM
My first reaction when I heard Boca Raton-based GEO Group was paying $6 million for stadium naming rights to Florida Atlantic University: A prison company sponsoring a college football stadium? Wouldn’t the University of Miami Hurricanes be a better...