FAU people who made the headlines in 2004


“I’m delighted with this because it gives us the opportunity to take this young, exciting team into Division I-A and to be allowed to coach in the first game in a new on-campus stadium,” said Schnellenberger, 69.-Palm Beach Post

April 10, 2004, SaturdayHEADLINE: Florida Atlantic University Fires 28 Business Teachers

“It’s very unsettling, but it’s not going to rock us. For the people involved, I feel very bad for them, [and] we’re losing some people who had tremendous experience.”– Business Dean Bruce Mallen. –The Sun Sentinel

July 5, 2004 MondayInterview With Walid Phares

WALID PHARES, TERRORISM EXPERT: Well, from the reading of Al Qaeda’s strategic objectives, yes. Any major political gathering in the United States, let alone, those political conventions is a likely target because of their dimension.-The Big Story with John Gibson, Fox

September 16, 2004 Thursday MARTIN-ST. LUCIE EDITIONBrogan to return $10,150 pay raise

“I am humbled by the pay raise,” Brogan. –Palm Beach Post

November 21, 2004 Sunday FAU Invents space-age terror fighters

“It’s very futuristic, very cutting edge,” said Larry Lemanski, FAU’s vice president of research and graduate studies. “We’re working on things that almost can’t be imagined.”-Palm Beach Post