Eyeing up Events

From free donuts to kickboxing classes, here are some events to look out for on FAU’s campuses.


Grab free coffee and doughnuts in the Boca campus Student union every Wednesday to start your day. Photo from Flickr

Tucker Berardi, Features Editor



Wednesday, April 12: Wake Up Wednesdays

From 8:30-9 a.m. every Wednesday in the Student Union, FAU’s iCommute program offers commuter students — and all students — free coffee and donuts to help get your day started. The iCommute program is the on-campus organization for commuter students.


Friday, April 14: Spirit of America

The S.E. Wimberly Library will showcase rare publications that were read by the founding fathers of America. This event is called the “Marvin & Sybil Weiner Spirit of America: Colonial America Exhibition” and will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Thursday, April 20: Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition

The Ritter Art Gallery is opening an art exhibit featuring work from approximately 20 students who are pursuing degrees in the visual arts and art history department. The show opens at 6:30 p.m. Thursday and will run through May 5.


Friday, April 21: Wind Ensemble — Adventures in Imagination

This performance by FAU’s Wind Ensemble, which is led by conductor Kyle Prescott, will feature songs from master composers as well as more modern compositions. Tickets start at $10 and are available at the FAU Box Office. Doors open to the University Theatre at 7 p.m.  




Wednesday, April 12: Grocery Bingo

Struggling to fill your cabinets? Don’t think grocery shopping is exciting enough? Come to the Student Union from 3-5 p.m. to play a few rounds of bingo and win some groceries.


Friday, April 14: Kickboxing

Pick up some self-defense skills and work up a sweat with kickboxing classes held from noon to 12:30 p.m. in the Liberal Arts Breezeway.


Wednesday, April 19: Belly Dancing

Have a special someone you’re trying to impress? Get a leg up on the competition and learn some belly dancing moves in the Student Union from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Thursday, April 20: Zumba

Zumba fanatics, come to the Liberal Arts Breezeway from 5-6 p.m. for a free Zumba workout.


Tucker Berardi is the features editor of the University Press. For information regarding this or other stories, email [email protected] or tweet him @tucker_berardi.